Meet The Robinsons
G
Entertainment: +4
Acceptability: +3

Disney/Pixar animation with the voices of Angela Bassett, Jordan Fry, Tom Kenny, Harlan Williams, Adam West, Daniel Hansen, Tom Selleck. Family/Sci-fi adventure/fantasy. Directed by Stephan J. Anderson.

FILM SYNOPSIS: Lewis is an orphan, a creative 12-year-old inventor who dreams of finding a family. His journey takes an unexpected turn when a mysterious stranger named Wilbur Robinson whisks him away to a world where anything is possibleTHE FUTURE. There, he meets an incredible assortment of characters and a family beyond his wildest imagination, the Robinsons, who help lead him on an amazing and hilarious adventure with heartfelt results. But while Lewis is experiencing the joy of family, he is also being perused by the dastardly Bowler Hat Guy, a villain bent on possessing one of Lewiss latest inventions the Memory Scanner.

PREVIEW REVIEW: There are few sounds greater than children laughing. And for a film critic who has suffered through many a mediocre kids movie, what a pleasure to feel the same joy the intended audience received from watching a film. Full of energy and humor, with an exceptional voice cast and a clever script that is part adventure, part parable, Meet the Robinsons delivers one of the best family films youll see this year.

Meet the Robinsons is being shown in 3-D in some theaters. Now, I want you to do yourself and especially your kids a favor. Go out of your way to see this one in 3-D. Trust me on this. Youll be sending me notes of gratitude. It may be the best 3-D animation this reviewer has ever seen. The detail is eye-filling.

I felt good when I left the theater. I had just seen a family film that had more on its mind than just being rated G. I sensed the filmmakers were having a blast making this film and that they wanted to go the extra mile. They succeeded. Quite simply put, Meet the Robinsons is a winner for the entire family.

The best animated film since The Incredibles!

Preview Reviewer: Phil Boatwright
Distributor: Buena Vista

Summary
Crude Language: None
Obscene Language: None
Profanity: None
Violence: Some of the frenetic, cartoonish action may disturb very little ones; Mom or Pop should be there to reassure; the villain is comical, he wants to take happiness away from our hero, this may also unnerve very little ones.
Sexual Intercourse: None
Nudity: None
Homosexual Conduct: None
Sexually Suggestive Action/Dialog: None
Drug Abuse: None
Other: It contains several positive message concerning friendship, facing lifes difficulties and a healthy reminder to keep moving forward.
Running Time: 92 minutes
Intended Audience: Family

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