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Fake Plastic Pixar and the Battle for Custody of Nostalgia

November 28, 2014 5:00 pm0 comments
Fake Plastic Pixar and the Battle for Custody of Nostalgia

Thursday’s announcement of a fourth Toy Story movie was hardly surprising. For one thing, the third entry – which came out four and a half years ago, if you can believe it – grossed over a billion dollars worldwide, not to mention garnering some of the best reviews of any […]

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FILM REVIEW: Monsters University

July 28, 2013 1:06 pm0 comments
FILM REVIEW: Monsters University

Back in 2001, Pixar worked their magic on Monsters Inc. and delivered a cute, thought-provoking, hilarious film which has since remained one of the most beloved family films ever. Following its success and worldwide fame, a sequel had been rumored. However, Pixar go down a different route and instead produced […]

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FILM REVIEW: Despicable Me 2

July 23, 2013 7:31 pm0 comments
FILM REVIEW: Despicable Me 2

If there is any genre that either succeeds or fails with sequels, it is animation. While the majority deliver, usually at an even higher level of visual effects, many lack the emotional warmth with imagination and meaning from their predecessors. In 2010, Illumination Entertainment made their feature animation debut with […]

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Despicable Me 2 Review

July 8, 2013 4:25 pm0 comments
Despicable Me 2 Review

Steve Carell, Miranda Cosgrove and Kristen Wiig star in the return of Gru and his minions in Despicable Me 2, a film just as funny and enjoyable as the first. Now that Gru (Carell) has adopted Margo, Agnes and Edith, his days as a villain are over, deciding instead to […]

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Monsters University – A Review

July 6, 2013 5:14 pm0 comments
Monsters University – A Review

Pixar’s Monsters University is the prequel to Monsters INC. It was a weird choice for Pixar to make this film now since there was no real demand for it like there was for the Toy Story and Cars franchises. It is especially odd as Pixar have released Monsters University now; […]

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