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The Magician’s Elephant

A magician’s trick goes wrong and an elephant falls from the ceiling. A secret is hidden in a lie. A mysterious…

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Puss in Boots: The Last Wish

“Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” is as spry and light on its feet as its titular feline. The inherently…

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Scrooge: A Christmas Carol

“Scrooge: A Christmas Carol” is as if someone made a bet that one of the most enduringly beloved works of literature—adapted…

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Chicken for Linda!

I missed Chiara Malta and Sébastien Laudenbach’s animated French escapade “Chicken for Linda!” when it premiered at last year’s Cannes,…

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Megamind vs. the Doom Syndicate

The original “Megamind,” released in 2010, was a fresh, funny, and heartwarming animated film with wildly imaginative visuals and A-list…

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Kung Fu Panda 4

Did the world really need another “Kung Fu Panda” movie? The trilogy ended in satisfying fashion in 2016 with the…

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Orion and the Dark

DreamWorks and Netflix’s “Orion and the Dark” does the Pixar Thing better than most recent Pixar movies. It so blatantly cribs…

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The Tiger’s Apprentice

At first glance, the existence of “The Tiger’s Apprentice” would seem to be a grand advance for the cause of…

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Migration

As some of you may have noticed, there has been a distinctly avian-related theme to the animated feature films that…

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Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget

It brings me absolutely no joy to report that “Chicken Run: Dawn of the Nugget” is fine. That’s probably more…

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