‘Happy Feet Two’Director: George MillerRated: PG for some rude humor and mild perilStarring: Elijah Wood, Pink, Robin WilliamsGet showtimes & ticketsCommon Sense Media rating: On for 6+
Moviefone Says: Tap-dancing Emperor penguin Mumble (voiced by Elijah Wood) is back as a grown penguin with mate Gloria (now Pink, since original star Brittany Murphy died in 2009); they have a young chick named Erik (Ava Graves) who has yet to find… Continue reading Family Film Guide: 'Happy Feet Two'
Review in a Hurry: An unnecessary sequel to the overrated 2006 hit, HF2 again shows there’s no problem you can’t tap-dance your way out of. Despite some amazing animation and cool song mash-ups, this flat-footed follow-up is as messy and overcrowded as, well, an island packed with poopy… Continue reading Movie Review: Happy Feet 2 Has Two Left Feet
If only there was a big movie coming out this weekend. Lolz. ‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1′ arrives in theaters with freight-train like speed, poised to gobble up all possible dollars in the days before Thanksgiving. If vampire sex isn’t your speed, there’s also ‘Happy Feet Two’ and ‘The Descendants.’ To the Weekend Movie Preview!
‘The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1′What’s
Opening This Week
Tyrannosaur: Actor Paddy Considine makes his directorial debut with a blistering drama about an alcoholic with a violent streak (Peter Mullan) who develops a soft spot for a woman (Olivia Colman) with an abusive husband (Eddie Marsdan). Reviews have been generally favorable. Opens on Friday in limited release.
The Descendants: With George Clooney in the lead role, Alexander Payne’s first feature in… Continue reading Indie Insights: Ferocious ‘Tyrannosaur,’ Familial ‘Descendants,’ Dysfunctional ‘Another Happy Day’
In anticipation of this week’s release of ‘Happy Feet Two,’ starring the cutest penguins in Hollywood, Moviefone is celebrating the most disgustingly cute animated characters ever. Full disclosure: narrowing the list down was difficult. Not rocket-science-difficult, but definitely up there. Not only because there are just too many heart-burstingly adorable characters, but because whittling the list down led to many hours wasted staring at movie stills and YouTube videos, giggling… Continue reading 'Happy Feet Two' and the Most Disgustingly Cute Animated Characters