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Planes: Fire and Rescue

Published in P
Sunday, 07 September 2014 11:03
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Additional Info

  • Rating

    G: Some Scary Scenes.

  • The pitch

    The CARS franchise takes flight (and it's on fire).

  • Starring

    (voices of): Dane Cook, Ed Harris, Julie Bowen, Curtis Armstrong, John Michael Higgins, Hal Holbrook, Wes Studi, Brad Garrett, Teri Hatcher, Stacy Keach, Cedric the Entertainer

  • Directed by

    Roberts Gannaway

  • Running time

    83 minutes

  • Rated

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

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    Characters are thrown through the air, dangle precariously. Mid-air collisions/incidents (engine failure, freefalling/spinning, crash landing). Explosions, bush fires, bridge collapse, rock falls. Mass panic, evacuation. Aircraft wreckage.

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Flirting, bum(per)-wriggling.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Characters drink (implied) alcoholic drinks. Bar setting.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling. Rural stereotypes.

  • THEMES

    Planes, fire-fighting, air racing, air safety, teamwork, insubordination, community, greed, mortality, aircraft engineering, friendship, loyalty.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Deceased colleagues mentioned. Fireworks (opening credits), full moon, geyser, waterfall, rapids, lightning. Helicopters, planes. Fart noise.

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Fun, competent, distracting, kid-friendly, adequate. Thrilling action sequences, visually sumptuous, risky storytelling, good characterisation, some witty one-liners, canny pop culture references, good use of 3D, engaging new characters, good soundtrack, better animation, grander landscapes, exciting flight/fire-fighting scenes.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Crude, dreary, slight. Sagging middle, busy plot, weak humour, lame puns, one-dimensional characters.

PLANES Activity Sheets

Published in Downloads
Wednesday, 25 September 2013 22:10
'Dusty' off the boredom these school holidays with these fun PLANES activity sheets thanks to Disney and Disney's PLANES - in cinemas now!   Colour in your favourite characters from the PLANES movie, play PLANES bingo, find the matching PLANES pairs, create your very own PLANES pilot's license, fly your way out of the PLANES maze, make a Jolly Wr...

Planes

Published in P
Monday, 26 August 2013 06:10
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Additional Info

  • Rating

    G: Very mild animated violence.

  • The pitch

    A barrel-roll of fun.

  • Starring

    (voices of): Dane Cook, Stacy Keach, Brad Garrett, Teri Hatcher, Julia Louis-Dreyfuss, Priyanka Chopra, John Cleese, Cedric the Entertainer, Carlos Alazraqui, Roger Craig Smith, Anthony Edwards, Val Kilmer, Sinbad, Gabriel Iglesias, Brent Musburger

  • Directed by

    Klay Hall

  • Running time

    91 minutes

  • Rated

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

  • VIOLENCE/GORE

    A plane crashes into the ocean/near-drowns, World War II fighting (flashback), burning planes (flashback), mid-air collisions, a plane spirals out of control, machine-gun fire, emergency landing, engine failure. Planes are hit with/by objects, slapped. Television footage of plane crashes. Near-collisions, mayday calls, explosions (casualties implied). Objects knocked over, smashed. Planes shot down, shot dog, dying, crashing, mentioned. Aggressive behaviour, yelling, arguing. Blood/gore: Beaten and battered (injured) aircraft. Spilled guts mentioned. X-ray. 

  • SEX/NUDITY

    Flirting, ogling, serenading. Kissing noises heard.

  • VICES/DRUG USE

    Drinking alcohol implied (stein glasses, bar settings). Banned performance-enhancing fuel (nitro-methane) mentioned.

  • LANGUAGE

    Name-calling, mocking. Frequent cultural, regional, career, genre, gender, nationality, military stereotypes. Religious reference.

  • THEMES

    Planes, flying, racing, aerobatics, obstacle courses, training, competition, qualification, underdogs, rookies, ambition, speed, skill, heroes, sabotage, betrayal, merchandising, crop-dusting, World War II, role models, modifications, competitive spirit, pick-up lines.

  • HIDDEN EXTRAS

    Orphanage, fear of heights mentioned. Planes, helicopters, lightning, thunder, full moon, skull-and-crossbones flag, fireworks, waterfalls, sparks. Convulsing/playing dead (pretending), farting, spitting, excrement. Tornadoes mentioned. Dizzying sky-high aerials and fast editing. Camera flashes and bright lights. Brief foreign languages (no subtitles).

  • CRITICS LIKE

    Some stunning visuals, plenty of heart and soul, spirited, funny, enjoyable, goofy, embraceable. Thrilling air-race sequences, good running time, likeable hero.

  • CRITICS DON'T LIKE

    Unoriginal, predictable. Limp characterisation, forgettable characters, stiff animation, slow start, unresolved plot points, dull writing. Little dramatic tension or resistance.