Though not without its inspired moments, Ralph Breaks the Internet’s wild non-focus results in nothing so much as an upmarket Emoji Movie.
Last year, DreamWorks Animation celebrated its 20th anniversary. To mark the occasion, Callie Petch has been going through their entire animated canon, one film a week for the next 30 weeks, and giving them a full-on retrospective treatment. Prior entries can be found here, should you desire.
At the end of 2013, the editor of Screened.com asked me to write up a list of my favourite films of the year. This was the result.
Frozen is one half post-2000 Disney’s masterpiece and one half inexplicably, personally infuriating disappointment. You will probably enjoy it, however.