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Animation

I always snort a little when I see an animated feature that's rated PG-13, but in the case of Batman: Bad Blood, it's actually pretty appropriate. It's not just dark themes and comic book violence - w…
Princess Rose (Sleeping Beauty) has spent her life trying to escape the curse of an evil witch which dooms her to prick her finger on the needle of a spinning wheel and fall into a hundred year slumbe…
Steve Carell voices Gru, an increasingly irrelevant evildoer who aspires to be the biggest and best badass on the planet by shrinking the moon with a ray gun, and then stealing it from the sky. Standi…
The Looney Tunes Musical Masterpieces collection is sort of like the Bugs Bunny version of Fantasia (influenced by fewer psychotropic drugs). As you probably remember, many Looney Tunes were centered …
Few things will sell a comic movie better than a cool action figure, so Batman vs. Robin gets points right off the bat. This action figure is not a toy, mind you, but rather an adult collectible tied …
Of all the Disney classics, Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs has to be one of the hardest to dissect from a critical perspective. As Disney's first feature length animated film, it is an undeniable fea…
Our scrappy hero Hiro is a smart but unfocused teen. He gambles with his creations on the robot-fighting circuit, while his idolized elder brother Tadashi excels in college. Just when Tadashi finally …
I admit, after seeing Planes: Fire & Rescue, I kind of wanted a toy of one the retro park-ranger trucks, à la Glacier Park's tourist buses from the 1930s. I would grab this truck, sit on the floor…
Despite their reputations as being oh-so-cute, have you ever met a city squirrel that was, well, kind of a jerk? Maybe he was a little mangy, or maybe just threw an attitude, but there was something a…
There is a type of kid that I'll call a dinosaur kid. Dinosaur kids LOVE dinosaurs. There obsession is admirable for a person of any age, and they can rattle off the multi-syllable names of these exti…
At first you may see glimpses of Coraline in this film (the stitching of the doll/robot at the beginning), or any Terminator movie (the apocalypse was caused by a war between machines and the humans w…
Just as one might wonder how the United States might have been different if our national symbol was the turkey (as Ben Franklin wanted) instead of the bald eagle, I'm sure turkeys themselves might won…