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Tinker Bell and The Pirate Fairy

Published in T
Monday, 23 June 2014 09:53
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  • Rating

    G: General.

  • The pitch

    Has a neat hook.

  • Starring

    (voices of): Mae Whitman, Christina Hendricks, Tom Hiddleston, Lucy Liu, Raven-Symoné, Megan Hilty, Pamela Adlon, Angela Bartys, Jim Cummings

  • Directed by

    Peggy Holmes

  • Running time

    78 minutes

  • Rated

    G (Australia), U (UK), G (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Characters are near-suffocated, near-drowned, sedated, thrown through the air, captured, netted, hit with objects, knocked over, dangled precariously, thrown overboard. Mini explosions, earthquake-style tremors, property damage. Objects thrown, burned. Cannons fired, sword thrown. Robbing, plundering mentioned (song lyric). Blood/gore: Skull motifs, fish skeleton.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Ogling. Skimpy outfits. An animal character kisses a fairy.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Characters are sedated (poppy dust). Characters drink from tankards, drink a toast.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling.

  • THEMES

    Tinker Bell, fairies, pirates, pixie dust, curiosity, invention, experiments, teamwork, friends, banishment, betrayal, mutiny, powers, talents, flying, alchemy, Captain Hook, Peter Pan.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Rainbow, waterfalls, mini-tornadoes, full moon, fireworks. Bugs, birds, ladybugs, lightning bug, centipede, snail, butterflies, owl, seagulls, bee. Mid-credits vision.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Engaging, thoughtful, feisty, glittery, quality, pretty, witty, jaunty, solid, enjoyable. Colourful animation, superb voice work, resonant themes, modest budget, high tech credits, excellent cast, twisty plot, rabble-rousing songs, not overly sentimental.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Predictable, corny. Not as funny and magical as it could be.

Gnomeo & Juliet

Published in G
Tuesday, 30 April 2013 00:28
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  • Rating

    G: General.

  • The pitch

    You're Avon a laugh!

  • Starring

    James McAvoy, Emily Blunt, Ashley Jensen, Michael Caine, Matt Lucas, Jim Cummings, Jason Statham, Stephen Merchant, Ozzy Osbourne, Patrick Stewart, Julie Walters, Hulk Hogan, Richard Wilson, Dolly Parton

  • Directed by

    Kelly Asbury

  • Running time

    84 minutes

  • Rated

    G (Australia), U (UK), G (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Dangerous driving, vehicle collisions. Gnomes and animal statues fight, kick, throw things at one another. Food fight. Things get smashed, broken, damaged, ransacked, thrown. A gnome dresses up in ninja gear (war paint, balaclava). A gnome hangs precariously from a high ledge; falls through a glass ceiling. A gnome is glued to a pedestal. Raised voices, arguing. Death, suicide, killing (mentioned). Explosion. Blood/gore: Heimlich manoeuvre. A gnome's hat is smashed off. A gnome is presumed dead; gnomes are presumed crushed. Scratches, chips. Dismembered gnome limbs.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Kissing. Innuendo. A gnome wears a mankini. Cleavage.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    None.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling, teasing and mocking insults.

  • THEMES

    Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, forbidden love, tragedy, rivalry, star-crossed lovers, feuding, competition, cheating, sabotage, enemies, hatred, forgiveness, revenge, grief.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    A gnome is separated from his family/community. Deceased wife/mother, husband/father mentioned. Snail, rabbits, chicken, pig, frog, fish, dog, deer, flamingo, buzzing insects, hippo, crocodile, mushrooms, snail slime, dog drool. Toilet, graffiti, leg-waxing.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Lively, entertaining, charming, bright, quirky. Smart script, great performances, catchy soundtrack.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Unoriginal, one-dimensional story. Best suited for very small children only. A promotional vehicle for Elton John.

Adventures in Zambezia

Published in A
Sunday, 24 March 2013 09:41
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  • Rating

    G: General.

  • The pitch

    No matter how much you want to keep your children under your wing, sometimes they just need to fly solo.

  • Starring

    Leonard Nimoy, Jeremy Suarez, Abigail Breslin, Jeff Goldblum, Samuel L Jackson, Jenifer Lewis, Jim Cummings, Jamal Mixon, Richard E Grant

  • Directed by

    Wayne Thornley

  • Running time

    83 minutes

  • Rated

    G (Australia), U (UK), G (USA)

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Animals attack each other on land and in the air. A bird falls to its death down a ravine (his brother witnesses). A bird is kicked by a giraffe. Accidental property damage. Two birds push and shove each other during a race.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    None.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    None.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling.

  • THEMES

    Family, father-son relationships, survival, seeking adventure, running away from home, teamwork, community, competition, acceptance, identity, rescue missions.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Desert setting. Thunder, lightning. Hippopotamus, giraffes, falcons, crickets, lots of birds (marabou, stork, lovebirds, ducklings, parrots, kite, dodo, woodpecker), lizards, leguaan, grubs. Several sky-high point-of-view camera angles toward ground, across sky. A young bird hears how his mother was killed. Waterfall. Dead fish are seen. Moths (on sticks) are eaten as snacks. Bird poo is seen. An animal has a missing toe. Birds are seen in cages, caught in a net. Animal skeletons/bones.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Colourful. Impressive cast. Picturesque. Spirited.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Weak plot. Humourless. Mediocre animation. Lacks heart.