Disney/Pixar have always amazed us with its innovative imagination blended with brilliant craft in animation resulting in lively and natural-like characters. The Lion King, Finding Nemo, Toy Story series, Inside Out, Beauty and the Beast are few of them.
Directed by Peter Sohn, The Good Dinosaur is a Pixar’s animated and mesmerizing film which takes a viewer into a world where dinosaurs and humans live side-by-side. It’s a story of an epic journey into the world of dinosaurs, where an Apatosaurus named Arlo (a cute little dinosaur) who makes an unlikely human friend. While traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape, Arlo learns the power of confronting his fears and discovers what he is truly capable of. The popular dialogue in this film is when "The Good Dinosaur" asks the question: ‘What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct?’
The voices behind the characters made the appeal of the film to be natural and apt. Jeffrey Wright as Poppa, Frances McDormand as Momma, Maleah Nipay-Padilla as Young Libby and so on are the voice cast. The textures, the rain, the landscapes and everything about the look of this movie is so stunning and so well- done that it looks real. The main essence of the message of this film is - ‘No matter how hard it seems, you can always make it.’ while the most memorable moment of the same is ‘When Arlo becomes friends with Spot.’
An engaging film with heart, the film will be premiering on Star Movies Select HD on 26th January by bringing to life a tale of a fictional Earth in which dinosaurs never became extinct while traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape.