Monday, July 13, 2020

Tag: Animation

Scoob! (2020)*

Title: Scoob!
Rating: PG
Directed by: Tony Cervone
Written by: Matt Lieberman, Adam Sztykiel, Jack Donaldson, Derek Elliott, Eyal Podell, and Jonathon E. Stewart
Starring: Will Forte, Mark Wahlberg, Jason Isaacs, Gina Rodriguez, Zac Efron, Amanda Seyfried, Kiersey Clemons, Ken Jeong, Tracy Morgan, Simon Cowell, and Frank Welker
Release Date: 5/15/2020
Running Time: Unknown

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“SCOOB!” reveals how lifelong friends Scooby and Shaggy first met and how they joined with young detectives Fred, Velma and Daphne to form the famous Mystery Inc. Now, with hundreds of cases solved and adventures shared, Scooby and the gang face their biggest, most challenging mystery ever: a plot to unleash the ghost dog Cerberus upon the world. As they race to stop this global “dogpocalypse,” the gang discovers that Scooby has a secret legacy and an epic destiny greater than anyone imagined.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

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Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Trolls World Tour (2020)*

Title: Trolls World Tour
Rating: PG
Directed by: Walt Dohrn and David P. Smith
Written by: Jonathan Aibel, Glenn Berger, Maya Forbes, Wally Wolodarsky, and Elizabeth Tippet
Starring: Anna Kendrick, Justin Timberlake, J Balvin, Rachel Bloom, Flula Borg, Kelly Clarkson, James Corden, Ester Dean, Jamie Dornan, Gustavo Dudamel, Ron Funches, Caroline Hjelt, Aino Jawo, Kunal Nayyar, Ozzy Osbourne, Anderson .Paak, Anthony Ramos, Sam Rockwell, Betsy Sodaro, Karan Soni, Kenan Thompson, Charlyne Yi, George Clinton, and Mary J. Blige
Release Date: 4/10/2020
Running Time: 90 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



In an adventure that will take them well beyond what they’ve known before, Poppy (Kendrick) and Branch (Timberlake) discover that they are but one of six different Trolls tribes scattered over six different lands and devoted to six different kinds of music: Funk, Country, Techno, Classical, Pop and Rock. Their world is about to get a lot bigger and a whole lot louder.

A member of hard-rock royalty, Queen Barb (Rachel Bloom), aided by her father King Thrash (Ozzy Osbourne), wants to destroy all other kinds of music to let rock reign supreme. With the fate of the world at stake, Poppy and Branch, along with their friends — Biggie (James Corden), Chenille (Caroline Hjelt), Satin (Aino Jawo), Cooper (Ron Funches) and Guy Diamond (Kunal Nayyar) — set out to visit all the other lands to unify the Trolls in harmony against Barb, who’s looking to upstage them all.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Is this stinger worth waiting around for? Vote DownVote Up (+4 rating, 12 votes)

Special thanks to Frank for this submission


Brooklyn Breeze (2019)

Title: Brooklyn Breeze
Rating: NR
Directed by: Alex Budovsky
Written by: Alex Budovsky
Release Date: 9/15/2019
Running Time: 4 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



A visual journey through different parts of Brooklyn, some of the iconic spots and others not often seen by the visitors.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Mulan II (2004)

Title: Mulan II
Rating: G
Directed by: Darrell Rooney and Lynne Southerland
Written by: Michael Lucker, Chris Parker, and Roger S.H. Schulman
Starring: Ming-Na Wen, BD Wong, Mark Moseley, Lucy Liu, Harvey Fierstein, Sandra Oh, Gedde Watanabe, Lauren Tom, Pat Morita, and George Takei
Release Date: 12/17/2004
Running Time: 79 minutes

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While preparing for their wedding, Shang and Mulan are suddenly sent off on a secret mission. Mushu starts to meddle, and a surprise attack by Mongolians doesn’t help either.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Olaf’s Frozen Adventure (2017)

Title: Olaf’s Frozen Adventure
Rating: G
Directed by: Kevin Deters and Stevie Wermers
Written by: Jac Schaeffer and Brian Kesinger
Starring: Josh Gad, Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, and Chris Williams
Release Date: 10/27/2017
Running Time: 22 minutes

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Olaf & Sven team up on a merry mission to bring home the kingdom’s holiday traditions and save Christmas for Anna & Elsa.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Mulan (1998)

Title: Mulan
Rating: G
Directed by: Tony Bancroft and Barry Cook
Written by: Rita Hsiao, Chris Sanders, Philip LaZebnik, Raymond Singer, and Eugenia Bostwick-Singer
Based on a story by: Robert D. San Souci
Starring: B.D. Wong, James Shigeta, Soon-Tek Oh, Freda Foh Shen, Miguel Ferrer, James Hong, Eddie Murphy, George Takei, Frank Welker, Miriam Margolyes, Pat Morita, Ming-Na Wen, June Foray, Jerry Tondo, Gedde Watanabe, Harvey Fierstein, Marni Nixon, Donny Osmond, and Lea Salonga
Release Date: 6/19/1988
Running Time: 88 minutes

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To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China’s greatest heroines in the process.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Onward (2020)

Title: Onward
Rating: PG
Directed by: Dan Scanlon
Written by: Dan Scanlon, Jason Headley, and Keith Bunin
Starring: Chris Pratt, Tom Holland, Julia Louis-Dreyfus, and Octavia Spencer
Release Date: 3/6/2020
Running Time: 102 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



Set in a suburban fantasy world, Disney and Pixar’s “Onward” introduces two teenage elf brothers who embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Special thanks to Tony and Frank for this submission

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Hair Love (2019)*

Title: Hair Love
Rating: G
Directed by: Matthew A. Cherry, Everett Downing Jr., and Bruce W. Smith
Written by: Matthew A. Cherry
Starring: Issa Rae
Release Date: 8/14/2019
Running Time: 7 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



Centers around the relationship between an African-American father, Stephen, his daughter, Zuri and her hair. Despite having long locks, Stephen has been used to his wife doing his daughter’s hair, so when she is unavailable right before a big event, Stephen will have to figure it out on his own. This sounds simple enough, but we soon come to find that Zuri’s hair has a mind of its own.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? Yes

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Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Is this stinger worth waiting around for? Vote DownVote Up (No Ratings Yet)

Note: During the ShortsTV Oscar-Nominated version of this short, a video is shown of the team who made the film’s live reaction to hearing they were nominated for the Oscar.

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Daughter (2019)

Title: Daughter
Rating: NR
Directed by: Daria Kashcheeva
Written by: Daria Kashcheeva
Release Date: 10/20/2019
Running Time: 15 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



A young girl buries in her soul a memory of a painful moment, when as a child she brought home an injured bird and her father burdened by his own weight of worries didn’t notice her feelings and longing for understanding. The girl took her father’s reaction as indifference and closed herself in her inner world longing for her father’s love and its manifestations. Since that moment she and her dad continued to grow apart, and as an adult she is no longer able to accept his endearments. The father suffers from guilt and searches for a way back to his daughter, trying to revive their lost relationship.


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: During the ShortsTV Oscar-Nominated version of this short, a video is shown of the team who made the film’s live reaction to hearing they were nominated for the Oscar.

Dedication: Dedicated to Mom and Dad

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission


Sister (2018)

Title: Sister
Rating: NR
Directed by: Siqi Song
Written by: Siqi Song
Starring: Bingyang Liu
Release Date: 1/10/2019
Running Time: 8 minutes

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What did you think of this film?



A man remembers his childhood memory of growing up with an annoying little sister in 1990s China. How would his life have been if things had gone differently?


Are There Any Extras During The Credits? No

Are There Any Extras After The Credits? No

Note: During the ShortsTV Oscar-Nominated version of this short, a video is shown of the team who made the film’s live reaction to hearing they were nominated for the Oscar.

Dedication: Dedicated to the siblings we never had

Special thanks to Gabe for this submission