Pixar produces another dazzling swirl of imaginative storytelling, eye-popping action and filmmaking genius.

Meet Helen Parr — wife, mother and ultra-flexible superhero. Also known by her crime-fighting alias, Elastigirl, Helen (voiced by Holly Hunter) is one mom you don't want to mess with. A strong role model for her children, she showers them with affection but also supports their independence — and their budding superpowers. Oh, and did we mention she shields her kids from a missile blast and goes up against a nasty villain to protect her family?

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