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jcaffoe
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Post by jcaffoe » Fri Nov 28, 2008 8:19 pm

I caught a showing tonight and loved it. Really solid (if predictable) story and great (if cookie-cutter) characters.

What struck me most was the look of the film. The hand-painted backgrounds were extremely prevalent throughout, even taking the place of geometry in several cases. I don't understand this decision for a film built for 3D (you lose a lot of depth), but it really gave everything a much more painterly, "2D" feel, and I think it was absolutely gorgeous.

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Post by Josh-Ulrich » Sat Nov 29, 2008 6:02 am

I didn't even notice the painted backgrounds. I'll have to look for that when I see it again in Non-3D

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Post by matthewart » Sat Nov 29, 2008 2:32 pm

Alright. You've convinced me. Now I must go and see it :)
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Post by dik pose » Thu Dec 11, 2008 11:52 am

I just saw it yesterday... man, I really had a good time! Solid movie. I laughed, I cried, I was entertained... good time!!!

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Post by Djaxx » Tue Dec 30, 2008 10:28 pm

This movie was great! saw it twice and loved it. I'm glad to see painted backgrounds in 3d films! I really want the soundtrack! The Bolt/Penny theme... the piano!... makes me happy/teary!
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Post by dark77778 » Wed Dec 31, 2008 12:22 am

Saw it a second time as well and noticed all the painted backgrounds as well as that Miley Cyrus has about 10 lines, much to the disappointment of my little sister.
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