Entries Tagged as 'Portrayal of Vegetarians in Film'

The BFG (2016)

August 26th, 2016 · 1 Comment · Movies

Review By JENNIFER KALI We took our seven-year-old to watch this delightful movie about a big friendly vegetarian giant and the entire family enjoyed it. Directed by Steven Spielberg, the live action and CGI cast bring this lovely story to life. The giant’s CGI features are so friendly and loveable. Based on the chapter book […]

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Finding Nemo (2003)

February 23rd, 2010 · 4 Comments · Movies

Review By JESSICA ALMY “Fish are friends, not food!” No wonder PETA loved this animated flick aimed at the preschool and early elementary crowd. While parts were scary for my kiddo, she empathized with the plight of fish in captivity, reasoning that they would be happier in the wild with their families. Personally, I loved that the […]

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Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs (2009)

February 15th, 2010 · 1 Comment · Movies

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT “Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs” brings us more silliness from prehistory’s most unusual herd. Ellie and Manny are on the verge of welcoming a baby mammoth, and we’re introduced to Buck, short for Buckminster, long for Buh. Buck is a swashbuckling (there is no other word for him!) muskrat who […]

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Ice Age 2: The Meltdown (2006)

February 13th, 2010 · No Comments · Movies

Review By JENNIFER GANNETT “Ice Age 2: The Meltdown” continues where “Ice Age” left off– Manny (mammoth), Sid (sloth) and Diego (smilodon) are an unlikely but bonded herd.  They learn of a flood threatening their valley and the film follows their movement to higher ground.  The overarching plot is more convoluted than in the first […]

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