Posts tagged with "Animation"



Flee (‘Flugt’)
The heartache of displacement is crystallised in one man’s elegantly animated journey from Afghanistan to Denmark.

Beowulf
CGI-enhanced actors let it rip in a Hollywoodising of the 2000-year-old epic poem.

Bee Movie
A rebel bee exits the hive for the streets of Manhattan. But where’s the bzzz?

Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa
This amiable sequel is no side-splitter; still, it does keep busy, making snappy tracks without a minute wasted.

Horton Hears a Who!
How much of a buzz is it that this snappily animated movie of Dr Seuss’s adorable flight of fancy couldn’t be more stuck on having fun?

Mary and Max
Mary and Max’s shared loneliness finds its voice in the decades of letters they exchange.

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs
The chatty beasts’ sunny frolic is a tad lame-o and bland — in the cutest possible way, of course.

Coraline
In the bewitching Pink Palace apartments, everyone is a better version of their drab everyday selves. Or are they?

Astro Boy
At its tender-hearted core, this is a story of a boy who just wants to fit in.

Ponyo
Manga artist Hayao Miyazaki’s animation is as liquidly pretty as any enchanted kingdom, and the mind behind it is out of this world.

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