Category Animation

The Angry Birds Movie 2

After the enraged birds that don’t know how to fly won the war, Leonard, the king of the green and squeaky pigs, plans a revenge against his intimate enemies. However, both will have to park their differences and ally when they see that their way of life is threatened by mysterious purple birds that throw snowballs full of lava. To avoid an icy future, Leonard and the grumpy Red bird will form the worst possible team. In August 2016, just a month after its premiere in Spain, a sequel to the animated film Angry Birds was announced, based on the famous videogame saga of the Finnish company Rovio. However, for Angry Birds 2, Sony Pictures has opted for a total replacement of writing and direction equipment. In front, there is this time Thurop Van Orman, television producer as acclaimed as unconventional, creator, among other series, of The Wonderful Adventures of Flapjack, atypical satire of the Cartoon Network channel. Once again, the characters have been dubbed into Spanish by Santiago Segura (Father there is only one), such as Red, the filmmaker Alex de la Iglesia (Perfect strangers), such as King Leonard, and José Mota (The spark of the life) in the role of Chuck...

Read more ...

The Secret Life of Pets 2

The spoiled terrier Max sees how his comfortable life undergoes great changes when his owner decides, once again, to introduce a new partner on the floor. But this time it is not another dog, but a human, his son Liam. Max, nothing friend of the children in the beginning, ends up having so much affection for the little one that in his eagerness to protect him he suffers a nervous tic. The anxiety of the unhappy terrier will go off when the whole family makes a trip to a farm and they begin to live crazy adventures. The animation studio Illumination, responsible for Los Minions or the Gru saga. My favorite villain, has decided to continue the story of Pets, a blockbuster in 2016. The sequel is again directed by Cris Renaud (Lorax, in search of the lost dome). However, Pets 2 is much more coral, since it is made up of three subplots in which many of the hairy protagonists of the first installment will live their own adventure. The ones in charge of lending their voice in the original version have been the humorist Patton Oswalt (The circle) as Max, formerly in the voice of Louis CK, Kevin Hart (Jumanji: Welcome to the jungle) as Pompom and Eric Stonestreet (Bad teacher) Like the street dog Duke...

Read more ...

UglyDolls

In a magical city where everything is perfect, the dolls are created and trained in protocol for happiness and enjoyment of children. Next to this place is Feolandia, in which the rare and different is celebrated and beauty is something that goes far beyond what can be seen. Their worlds will meet when Moxy and his friends UglyDolls cross the border to the Perfection Institute, which governs the perverse and manipulative Lou, and discover that you do not have to be pretty to be amazing. Become a toy phenomenon, the teddies created by David Horvath and Sun-Min make the leap to the big screen in UglyDolls: Extraordinarily ugly, an animation film that extols the diversity, friendship and acceptance of each one as is. With a fun mix of comedy, adventures and music, the film transports the youngest of the house to a fantastic world where two very different places, one governed by perfection and encorsetamiento and another where the strange and different is celebrated, find and give rise to crazy and crazy situations. Kelly Asbury (The Smurfs: The Hidden Village) directs this feature film that conveys a valuable message in an era governed by image and likes...

Read more ...

Toy Story 4

Although Woody said goodbye to Andy and now has a new life with little Bonnie, his priorities of caring and making his owners happy have never changed. That’s why she tries to integrate Forky, a plastic fork in the middle of the existential crisis that Bonnie has turned into her favorite toy. After a setback during a family outing, Woody, Buzz and the others will have to take an alternative path that will make them reconnect with old friends and meet new ones. Nearly a decade after closing one of the most brilliant trilogies in the history of animated film, Woody, Buzz and company return in Toy Story 4. Josh Cooley, who was nominated for an Oscar for the script of Del Revers, debuted as director of a feature film with a delivery that allows the viewer to discover new aspects of these iconic characters. The mixture of nostalgia, imagination, humor and adventure remains intact in this film that, as is usual in the franchise, is accompanied by an impeccable visual section. On this occasion, the story places the protagonists in a new environment, along with a new owner and new playmates, and before a road trip that will make them experience reunions that will make them see how great the world can be for a toy. Change and personal evolution becomes the main theme of the film, where the Oscar-winning Tom Hanks (The Pentagon Archives) and Tim Allen (One for all) return as the voices of these plastic creatures with emotions, worries, trusts and completely human insecurities...

Read more ...

Pokémon Detective Pikachu

After discovering that they can communicate in a surprising way, Tim Goodman, a 21-year-old boy, is forced to work with detective Pikachu, the intelligent and adorable Pokémon who was a companion of his father, a well-known private investigator who has mysteriously disappeared. To find it, Tim and Pikachu will follow the clues through Ryme City, a gigantic metropolis where humans and Pokémon live in harmony, until uncovering a conspiracy that threatens the coexistence of both species. Become one of the great brands of multigenerational entertainment, with an emporium that ranges from video games, toys and television series, to blockbuster animated films, Pokémon now becomes a real-life feature film where flesh and blood humans share a futuristic city with these nice creatures. Rob Letterman (Nightmares) directs Pokémon Detective Pikachu, a fun mix of adventures, black movies and science fiction, where a twenty-year-old and the well-known Pikachu (in private investigator version with the voice of Ryan Reynolds) will form a tandem that will try to unveil the mystery around of the disappearance of the father of the young man. Under this premise, inspired by the video game of the same name in 2016, a surprising plot of conspiracies will be developed that threatens the peaceful coexistence between humans and Pokémon...

Read more ...

The Lion King

Little Simba is forced to leave his home after being blamed by his uncle Scar for the death of his father, Mufasa, the king of the savannah. In his trip he forms a bizarre team with a boar and a meerkat that help him to leave behind his fears to become a brave and responsible lion, worthy to occupy the throne that belongs to him by natural law. After a fortuitous encounter with his past, Simba decides to return and overthrow the tyrant Scar, who has taken all the power in the savanna. The story that marked a before and after in the animated film returns 25 years later to the big screen. Now, the lion king is roaring again, and this time he is doing it through pioneering cinematographic techniques that revolutionize the film industry again due to its high technical quality in a film that visually resembles a high-budget documentary. A trip to the African savanna led by Jon Favreau, one of the great directors, actors, screenwriters and producers of Hollywood today, whose face sounds to us of great productions like Avengers and that already was in charge of the return to the cinema of The jungle book in 2016. This new remake of Disney, which has found a gold mine in the reinvention of the great classics, brings us back to the tragic story in which after the murder of King Mufasa, his son Simba will have to Accept his fate and fight to take his rightful place in the animal kingdom by following his father’s footsteps and facing his evil Uncle Scar. All this with the help of his new and inseparable friends, Timón and Pumba, who like in the original film, bring the humorous touch to this tragedy with shakespearian overtones...

Read more ...

Wonder Park

June is only eight years old, but she is already a prodigy of mathematics and passionate about engineering. Together with her mother, the little girl has designed an amusement park, managed by friendly animals, which could astonish anyone. However, when her mother falls seriously ill, she will abandon a project that, incredibly, will come to life. Faced with the threat of a darkness that hangs over this fantastic place, June will be the only one capable of preventing it from being destroyed forever. The successful duo of screenwriters formed by André Nemec and Josh Applebaum (Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol) makes its first foray into animation cinema and is allied with the emerging Spanish studio Ilion Animation (responsible for Planet 51 or Mortadelo and Filemón against Jimmy the Cachondo), to bring to the big screen this fantastic story about the power of imagination, family, friendship, teamwork and belief in oneself. The magic park follows in the footsteps of a girl with an extraordinary talent for engineering who, together with her mother, has designed a fantastic amusement park that, by magic, will end up coming to life. From this story suitable for all types of audiences, the film creates a moving modern tale about love and loss, in addition to talking about the jump from childhood to youth. Full of friendly and charismatic characters, the film offers fun and adventures full of emotion, a sense of humor and a first-class visual finish...

Read more ...

Dumbo

Max Medici, the owner of a decadent circus, hires Holt Farrier so that, with the help of his children, he can take care of Dumbo, a huge-eared elephant that has become the laughingstock of the place. When they discover that the pachyderm is able to fly, success and prosperity will return to the show. This will attract the attention of the persuasive businessman V.A. Vandevere, who will reunite Dumbo with a charming trapeze artist in a great show for his amusement park, a place with dark secrets. In the line of his latest reviews of animation classics, Dumbo is the new iconic character of Disney in starring an adaptation to real image. The Oscar-nominated Tim Burton (Home of Miss Peregrine for peculiar children), which gave the kick-off to this fever by the remake in the company of the mouse with Alice in Wonderland, is responsible for leading the great screen the well-known history of the elephant of disproportionate ears that made him both the laughingstock of the circus and, later, the great star of the show. In this film, Burton relies on the latest special effects techniques to give life to the cute pachyderm and the rest of his four-legged friends, main characters in an adventure that combines action, emotion and good messages about respect for the different and the value of the family. For this film, which recovers the spirit of the original and, at the same time, adds new aspects to the plot, the director has a cast full of familiar faces in his filmography, from the Oscar nominees Danny DeVito (At the wedding of my sister) and Michael Keaton (Spider-Man: Homecoming), until Eva Green (Based on real events)...

Read more ...

The Queens Corgi

Rex is one of the corgis that inhabit Buckingham Palace. The luxury life he enjoys and being the queen’s favorite has made him a very arrogant dog. However, a diplomatic incident with the US president, of which he is guilty, will make him fall into disgrace and, after being betrayed by one of his companions, he will end up lost in the streets of London. With the help of new friends, Rex will have to overcome a dangerous adventure if he wants to return to his beloved owner. Become a benchmark for European animation, Ben Stassen (Bigfoot’s son) premieres his new production, a cartoon tape of Belgian origin but shot in English. Corgi, the queen’s pets, takes the viewer on an incredible adventure from the luxurious outbuildings of Buckingham Palace to the less glamorous corners of London. The protagonist of this trip is an arrogant dog accustomed to the pomp and pageantry that will go from being the favorite of the queen to fall into disgrace after an unfortunate incident with President Trump. As the film progresses, this cute character will learn from his mistakes and help from the love and friendship that arises with his kennel companions to try to return home. Along the way you will have to avoid all kinds of dangers and crazy situations that will delight the youngest of the house...

Read more ...

Duck Duck Goose

Peng is a worried goose whose flier is preparing to migrate to China. His attitude and behavior collide with that of the leader of the book he is part of, Bing. He decides to leave Peng behind and to go to China with all his fuss as he sleeps...

Read more ...