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By Alex Fitch on 17 December 2010 Comments Off

Like most belated sequels to 70s / 80s family blockbusters, ‘Tron: Legacy’ has the weight of history, technology, and nostalgia to live up to and like ‘Star Wars: The Phantom Menace’ and ‘Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull’, it is a sequel that doesn’t satisfy fans of the original or new audiences either.

By Julio Angel Ortiz on 15 July 2010 1 COMMENT

‘Toy Story 3′ is, at its core, a somewhat solemn tale wrapped up in Pixar’s usual computer animation finesse and an above-average script.

By Mark Clapham on 13 June 2007 Comments Off

Rated Arrrr.

By Jon de Burgh Miller on 13 December 2006 Comments Off

While there have been many adaptations of the Dickens classic over the years, few capture the heart of the tale and convey it with such lean brevity as this 1983 Disney offering…

By Mark Clapham on 12 July 2006 Comments Off

As a sequel to the incredibly excessive ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl’, the main achievement of ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest’ is that it manages to make its predecessor seem relatively understated by comparison…

By Stephen Lavington on 11 December 2004 Comments Off

Watchmen for kids.

By Jon de Burgh Miller on 19 November 2004 Comments Off

Brad Bird has been a fanboy favourite since his cult classic ‘The Iron Giant’, but with ‘The Incredibles’ Brad has gone from being an outsider on the fringes of feature animation to the major player in town…