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Big Hero 6 (2014)

Starring: Scott Adsit, Ryan Potter, Daniel Henney, TJ Miller, Jamie Chung, Damon Wayans Jr, Genesis Rodriguez, James Cromwell, Alan Tudyk, Maya Rudolph

Plot: The special bond that develops between plus-sized inflatable robot Baymax, and prodigy Hiro Hamada, who team up with a group of friends to form a band of high-tech heroes (IMDB.com). 64 more words


The Boxtrolls 

If we had to listen to the same story about good vs. bad, greed, friendship, loyalty, identity, neglect, loneliness, and labelling, we would all be sick and tired of cliches, that’s why story-telling is such a great art. 204 more words


The Tinker Bell Confessions, Part II

So about this time last year I wrote a blog post entitled The Tinkerbell Confessions,  a post that discussed the fact that my prejudice against a certain blond-haired, green-clad fairy had  been challenged by the new range of Disney’s Pixie Hollow movies.   906 more words

General Posts

Song of the Sea - Grief and Praise in animated form

Song of the Sea“>In 2014, every movie that was nominated for Best Animated Feature was outright excellent. Two of these films were treading down new territory, paving the way for far greater storytelling for our little ones to enjoy as they grow older. 1,081 more words

Kids Movies

Progress, Tradition, and Destroying Identity in The Croods

The Croods is a 2013 film from DreamWorks that centres around a family of neanderthals and their homo sapien companion facing the end of the world (DUN DUN DAAA). 1,059 more words


Peace and Revolution in How to Train Your Dragon 1 & 2

First of all, let’s get one thing straight: I. LOVE. THIS. MOVIE.  The How to Train Your Dragon films aren’t just my favourite children’s movies, they are my favourite films of all time.   1,279 more words


My face is not the only thing that's childish

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Seeing as you’ve stumbled upon this blog you’re probably a parent looking for movie recommendations for your children, a film enthusiast looking for a nostalgic recommendation, or, more than likely, someone who somehow clicked on this link by accident. 230 more words