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.
Conclusion: A few years ago digitally animated films were something really special, but Planet 51 is just an example of how even the best-looking visuals can't make up for a ho-hum story. Even the extras can't make us worth wanting to visit this far away world. Product Details
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: Tänk om det fanns en annan planet i universum där det gick omkring små Shrek-gröna gubbar och levde ungefär som vi gjorde på 50-talet och oroade sig för att det skulle komma utomjordingar till deras planet? I Planet 51 så är det själva grundstoryn.