Category Archive: Animated

A Liar’s Autobiography

It might be something of a stretch to call today’s movie a documentary, but it’s not a big stretch. A Liar’s Autobiography: The Untrue Story of Monty Python’s Graham Chapman is an animated,… Continue reading

The Eagleman Stag

Back when I was doing my Winter Shorts series, I found Short of the Week to be an invaluable resource. They’ve recently named their selection for Short of the Year, so I decided… Continue reading

Metropia

They say that variety is the spice of life. In a continuing attempt to embrace that variety here with One Movie | Each Day, I’ve decided to dedicate each Wednesday review to the… Continue reading

Akira

So this is actually pretty fantastic. Today’s movie is one that I’ve been waiting to see for a long time; the landmark film that is largely credited for putting Japanese anime on the… Continue reading

Cars

Today was an eventful day for me. After many years of inconsistent service, my old Hyundai Sonata finally was declared beyond repair, and I had to replace it. This, of course, wound up… Continue reading

Oscar Nominated Animated Shorts

I bet you thought we were done with these. Well, I did too. (You know, because I said we were done with these.) However early this morning I discovered that all of this… Continue reading

The Adventures of Tintin

Sunday Single Sentence review: From Steven Spielberg, Peter Jackson, Steven Moffat, and Edgar Wright, The Adventures of Tintin is a globe-trotting animated adventure that combines the spirit of Indiana Jones with a brilliant,… Continue reading

The Secret of Kells

Sunday Single Sentence review: Although burdened with one too many antagonists and some minor pacing issues, The Secret of Kells, (which presents a fantasy telling of the creation of Ireland’s finest national treasure,… Continue reading

Winter Shorts Series: Final Flurries

Well, the time has come for me to bring the One Movie | Each Day Winter Shorts series to an end. It’s been an interesting experience diving so heavily into the world of… Continue reading

Toy Story 3

I’m actually having a little bit of trouble with today’s Saturday Replay. I first saw Toy Story 3 early in its theatrical run. My impression at the time was that it wasn’t just… Continue reading

The External World

They say that variety is the spice of life. In a continuing attempt to embrace that variety here with One Movie Each Day, I’ve decided to dedicate each Wednesday review to the stranger… Continue reading

The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello

Sunday Single Sentence review: Beautiful animation, unlike anything I’ve seen before, sets The Mysterious Geographic Explorations of Jasper Morello apart, but the imaginatively macabre story is what makes this epic, steampunk, fantasy short… Continue reading