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#1 Old 05-25-2009, 06:28 PM
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[Warning: Spoilers]

I just watched it today. The animation was wonderful but I thought, for a kids movie, it could have been funnier. The hamster was annoying and unnecessary, in my opinion.

I'm glad Disney decided to expose how even animals in entertainment get abused; maybe it'll get through to some kids. I wish they would have put more focus on the declawed cat, though. People really need to understand what they're putting their "beloved pet" through. That part really made me sick...

Anyway, who's seen it and what are your thoughts?
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#2 Old 05-25-2009, 06:54 PM
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I haven't seen it yet, but plan to this summer.
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#3 Old 05-26-2009, 05:15 AM
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I really liked it. I even got a little teary which never happens to me with movies. I thought it was sweet and well done.
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#4 Old 05-26-2009, 05:21 AM
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I got teary twice in that film and that rarely happens to me, too! Glad I saw it in a cinema with the lights dimmed

I thought the film was very good on many levels. Good writing, good story, some very very funny moments and I really connected with the characters, which is odd in a kids film. My 9 year old nephew really liked it a lot, too.
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#5 Old 05-26-2009, 03:35 PM
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I think I was in a snarky mood when I first posted... haha, sorry.

I know I complained but I really did enjoy it. The animation alone made it worth watching, for me.
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#6 Old 05-27-2009, 02:46 AM
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this film was bloody bizaare but I liked it. My boyfriend didn't stop laughing all the way through, pretty much. Definitely not just for kids
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#7 Old 05-27-2009, 09:56 PM
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Better than Wall-E, in my humble, yet probably controversial, opinion. I would put this up there with the best Pixar movies and Lilo and Stitch.

"I used to hate dogs 'til I saw one kill a kid." W.C. Fields
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#8 Old 05-28-2009, 02:43 PM
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My mom loved the hamster....I didn't really care much for him. Rhino was too annoying for my tastes.

But I admit, I even got teary near the end. And that's one of the few movies I have.

I love the soundtrack for the movie (mainly the music when Bolt saves Penny at the end).

Volke: You there, in the bushes. You have until the count of five to show yourself before I start throwing sharp objects. One... two... four...
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#9 Old 06-06-2009, 11:48 PM
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I saw it twice and didnt care for it had funny parts but not enough to keep me intrested...and the poor dog it just deserved soooo much better in my never to be humble opinion....I didnt care for wall-e either.
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#10 Old 06-07-2009, 06:07 AM
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I fell asleep during the movie but my son (8) has seen it twice and he loves it.
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