It’s impossible not to love Moana; it’s so charming. I was stuck elbow to elbow with a theater positively stuffed with little kids at that special age where they cough and sneeze without covering their mouths and I still had a good time. I love the effort Walt Disney Animation put into its originality. It’s not just retelling Fairy Tales anymore, it’s showing a different kind of life with different stories and different practices. I loved the way Moana looked, especially the way the people moved when they danced. It was gorgeous. Read more
Leave it to Disney to help alleviate some of the turmoil felt throughout America since the Election Day results with an animated sea-journeying epic. Moana has all the makings of a classic 90s animated Disney movie – it includes a wonderful coming-of-age story, heartfelt characters, beautiful animation, and a memorable original soundtrack. If you’re looking for a two-hour escape with the family to try and get away from all the outside noise from the past couple of strenuous weeks, look no further. Family movies don’t get any better than Moana, which is easily the best family movie of the year. Read more
From Walt Disney Animation Studios and directors Ron Clements and John Musker (The Little Mermaid), comes Moana. Starring the voices of Auli’i Cravalho, Dwayne ‘The Rock’ Johnson and Alan Tudyk, Moana will hit theaters November 23, 2016.