Dory

Finding Dory (2016)

First published by Little White Lies “Hi, I’m Dory. I suffer from short-term memory loss.” The words that open Finding Dory may sound like the introduction to an AA meeting, and may neatly recap for us the two most pertinent facts about the identity of the film’s heroine (voiced again by Ellen DeGeneres) – but…

Planes 3D (2013)

Review first published by Film4. Synopsis: Is it a bird? Is it a plane? It’s Su… No, it’s a plane. Klay Hall’s Cars spin-off takes John Lasseter’s vehicular world to the air. Review: Though massively successful with young boys (who are the target audience), Cars (2006) and Cars 2 (2011) failed to gain the near-universal…

Monsters University (2013)

Review first published by Film4. Synopsis: This Pixar prequel sends lovably monstrous duo Mike and Sully back to school for some funny life lessons on scaring. Review: As nerdy, swotty Mike (voiced by Billy Crystal) and complacent, entitled Sully (John Goodman) meet, compete, and eventually team up (with each other and a fraternity of prodigious…