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By FLA Mike
Written August 21, 2012
This movie was terrific! They got everything right! The animation was beautiful, the characters were well developed, and the plot was good, if predictable. I would definitely recommend it to anyone, adult or otherwise, and I won't be surprised at all if it picks up a few Academy Award nominations.
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Good movie, but may not be for younger children

By tlokeefe
Written July 06, 2015
I took my 8 year old to see it and he absolutely loved it. I thought it was cute and lots of funny parts. I just think it may not be for younger children or children who may get frightened easy.
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By menendezj
Written August 18, 2012
The movie was nice, unfortunately a lot of bad words but the worst part about it is the fact that in a kids movie you have to show and say and insinuate the gay parts. Kids should not have to face this things they are too young. The fact that at the end of the movie the boy says i am going to introduce you to my boyfriend come on its a kid movie. Why do kids specially when kids are so young you want to introduce this. It is not appropiate specially on a PG movie Come on!!
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made like Coraline

By jasmine702
Written March 26, 2015
I am not a fan of Coraline and this was made just like it. The kids LOVED it but as an adult I only thought it was so-so. There were some pretty funny parts though :)
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This was not a PG movie.

By elegy746
Written August 20, 2012
PROS: The animation was top-notch with its detailed colors, movement, layering, expression, and sound. The use of asymmetry in the characters' form was a great touch that adds to the imperfection of sci-fi/fantasy. CONS: First line Norman says when asked by his mother what he was watching, "Sex and violence." The teenage sister (Courtney) with a half-shirt and belly button piercing and overtly sexual behavior. The "witch" that turns out to be a child who was hanged for witchcraft and only wants to be with her mommy, but is then called a bully by Norman. The revelation of Mitch about his boyfriend was not done in poor taste, but perhaps more appropriate for a PG-13 flick.
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