Excerpt: Is there such a thing as too much of a good thing? Why yes, there is. If Americans are guilty of over-indulgence, then certainly Hollywood is the main proprietor of it. Right? Perhaps one of the best things that’s happened to films in the last two decades is the advent of computer animation in...
Excerpt: Planet 51 knows nothing of Earth. The inhabitants have never heard of it, and think the galaxy is only five hundred miles long. However, major Earth corporations have oddly sprung up on 51, complete with their same familiar branding, logos, and colors.
Conclusion: So, as a parent you'll be bored stiff. This is one of those films you put on as an electronic babysitter, and not so much as a way to spend some quality family time with your kids. Both the audio and video are impressive and will likely keep children entertained for the duration.
Excerpt: The Film From the opening sequence, which is essentially a movie-within-a-movie, Planet 51 (a play on the mysterious Area 51, get it?) is anything but subtle. It conjures up memories of why spoofs of B-movies ( Mars Attack for one) aren't all that funny.
Excerpt: I don’t care how mature you are--everyone loves a good cartoon once in a while. Sometimes you just need to leave the adult world behind and relax with some youthful hilarity. The problem with Planet 51 is it’s not youthful, it’s infantile.
Excerpt: Through the same mysterious alchemy that gave the moviegoing public back-to-back CGI insect adventures ( A Bug’s Life and Antz ), deep-sea fish adventures ( Finding Nemo and Shark Tale ), and films about escaped zoo animals returning to nature ( Madagascar and The Wild ), 2009 has produced two films...
Conclusion: TÃ¤nk om det fanns en annan planet i universum dÃ¤r det gick omkring smÃ¥ Shrek-grÃ¶na gubbar och levde ungefÃ¤r som vi gjorde pÃ¥ 50-talet och oroade sig fÃ¶r att det skulle komma utomjordingar till deras planet? I Planet 51 sÃ¥ Ã¤r det sjÃ¤lva grundstoryn.