Category Archives: Animation

Fantastic Mr. Fox (2009)

The life of a fox is a dangerous one. This is expertly demonstrated when Mr. and Mrs. Fox get caught in a trap whilst raiding a squab farm. Mrs. Fox (Meryl Streep) picks this moment to tell her... Read synopsis

The Lorax (2012)

Thneedville is an artificial city surrounded by a wall. There is not one natural thing inside the city; everything is synthetic. Ted Wiggins is a young lad living in Thneedville, and Audrey, a... Read synopsis

ParaNorman (2012)

Eleven-year-old Norman Babcock, of Blithe Hollow, has a special gift: he is able to speak to the dead. This proves a problem in his home life, as most people do not believe his assertion that he... Read synopsis

Despicable Me 2 (2013)

The theft of a powerful mutagen, PX-41, leads a crime fighting organisation, The Anti-Villain League (AVL), to attempt to recruit Gru (Steve Carell). His status as an ex super villain gives him a... Read synopsis

Ratatouille (2007)

Remy the rat wants to be a chef. He dreams incessantly about cooking, his inspiration coming from, recently deceased, master chef, Auguste Gusteau. Remy and his family are forced to leave his... Read synopsis

Madagascar (2005)

In the Central Park Zoo lives a bevvy of pampered animals. Marty the zebra, celebrating his tenth birthday, is interested in seeing the outside world and going back to the wild. Alex the lion,... Read synopsis

Frozen (2013)

The two Princesses’ of Arendelle, Elsa and Anna, are best of friends. Elsa has a special gift of being able to produce ice, frost and snow at will, and she and Anna have fun rolling around in... Read synopsis

Lilo and Stitch (2002)

An illegal genetic experiment, Experiment 626, yields a creature that can create incalculable damage and chaos. Dr. Jumba Jookiba (David Ogden Stiers), the head of this experiment, is brought to... Read synopsis

The Little Mermaid (1989)

Ariel (Jodi Benson), a young mermaid princess wants to leave her underwater paradise to enter the human world on land. She and her best mate, Flounder (Jason Marin) collect human artifacts which... Read synopsis

Monsters, Inc (2001)

Monstropolis is a city that is entirely for monsters. Monstropolis is connected to the human world by bedroom closet doors. Monsters, Inc. is power-generating company that uses the closet doors... Read synopsis

The Incredibles (2004)

Fifteen years ago superheroes were leaving significant bills due to damage from their crime-fighting escapades. They were then forced into retirement or face prosecution. The superheroes were... Read synopsis

Corpse Bride (2005)

Victor Van Dort (Johnny Depp) is set to marry Victoria Everglot (Emily Watson) in an ‘arranged marriage’ to save the Everglot’s from pauperism. Victor and Victoria luckily fall in love... Read synopsis

Toy Story (1995)

The Davis family is about to move to a new house. Andy Davis’ birthday is coming up and Woody (Tom Hanks), his cowboy doll, wants to know who or what is going to join them. He starts out on a... Read synopsis

Shrek (2001)

All Shrek (Mike Myers) wants is a peaceful existence in his swampy and wooded nirvana. He has erected signs to keep people out and scares anyone or anything that dares to get too close to his... Read synopsis

Despicable Me (2010)

In quiet suburbia lives Gru (Steve Carell), a criminal mastermind with a plan for the biggest heist this planet has ever seen, to steal the moon. His house, situated behind his poorly manicured... Read synopsis