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Inside out color coated memories

...indeed able to carry the concept through, I realized that I've had this same worry about Pixar films time and again. "Toy Story" - "Sounds cute, but for an hour and a half?" "Cars" - "Talking cars? That's going to get old." "Up...
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The toys are back in town

"Toy Story 3" Pixar Animation Studios 1 hour,'s been 15 years since the original "Toy Story" came out. I remember it well because...son to see the third installment of the "Toy Story" series and got to watch him enjoy the...
Reeling It In: The best of films, the worst of films

...perked things up a bit, and "Toy Story" roused us out of our stupor enough...hilarious, and heartbreaking "Toy Story 3" along with the requisite exclamations...Along with the best of the bunch, "Toy Story," there was "Despicable Me...
Now Showing: Monsters, Inc.

...major home-runs, both artistically and financially. Toy Story and Toy Story 2 will go down in kid-movie history. A Bug's Life...abundant energy. Rollicking wackiness ensues. Like Toy Story , Monsters boasts an all-star cast. Billy Crystal...
'Rio' might not soar, but it doesn't crash

...long time. "MegaMind," "How to Train Your Dragon," "Despicable Me," and, of course, the incredibly moving "Toy Story 3." Those are some pretty tough shoes to fill, so I have to remind myself that, just because this week's fish-out-of-water...
Movie review: Back to school with 'Monsters University'

...hour, 44 minutesWhen "Monsters Inc." came out in 2001, I remember being slightly underwhelmed. It was fun, but "Toy Story" had been such a revelation that Pixar's latest seemed a little silly by comparison. Upon further reflection, I find...
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Reeling It In: Not great, but not bad either

...than half what was expected and came in third behind "Toy Story 3" and Adam Sandler's "Grown Ups." Entertainment...Day" is tanking is very simple. It's up against "Toy Story 3" and a stupid Adam Sandler flick. That, and the fact...
Christmas with the Updikes

...overwhelmed. Crawling around inside a giant, inflatable "Toy Story 3" giga ball with his older brother Cy, 9, and little...rides that had to do with his favorite characters, like "Toy Story Mania!" "It's so fun, we actually did it numerous...
Movie reviewer has possible Oscar nominees on radar

...stars Ryan Gosling and Michelle Williams, and comes out never at a theatre near you unless they work that rating out. "Toy Story 3" You've seen it. You've probably bought it for your kids by now. You know that the Pixar people seem to make...
Reeling It In: And the Oscar goes to ... Billy Crystal?

...screenplay, and Natalie Portman was awarded Best Actress for completely deconstructing in "Black Swan." And, naturally, "Toy Story 3" won Best Animated Film. The show itself, however, was pretty dull. Like the hosts, the whole production seemed...


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