Since 1969, restaurant, hotel, travel & other witty reviews by a handpicked, worldwide team of discerning professionals—and your views, too.

Animation Movie Reviews

Not just for the kids

Read our review of Madagascar: Escape 2 Africa on GAYOT.com

Animated Films: Reviews, Trailers, Information and More

Whether you're young or perennially young at heart, animated films appeal to spring chickens and old souls alike. From breakthrough award-winners to heartwarming classics, animated films are certainly no longer solely for kids. Many of these whimsical movies have won over the most serious film critics, but best of all they can be enjoyed by the entire family!


Explore the underground world of The Boxtrolls

LOVEABLE MONSTERS
The Boxtrolls
This beautifully animated epic transports viewers to a Dickensian dream world where monsters lurk beneath the streets. Take a look at GAYOT's review to learn more about the eponymous cardboard-clad creatures and the painstaking process through which they were created.

Explore the underground world of The Boxtrolls


 
BABY, YOU'RE MUCH TOO FAST
Cars 2
This John Lasseter-helmed sequel, with its convoluted plot and frenetic action, puts the brakes on Pixar Animation's unbroken string of eleven amazing animated features.
A still from Cars 2, in theaters June 24

Steve Carell is the voice of Gru in Despicable Me GRU-SOME GIGGLES
Despicable Me
As the first offering of Illumination Entertainment, this family comedy forges its own unique animation style and enlists some big names for its cast, including comedian Steve Carell.

THE TOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN
Toy Story 3
The long-anticipated follow up to the 1995 original and 1999 sequel doesn't disappoint, with a touching story and the return of the talented vocal cast, including Tom Hanks and Tim Allen.
Toy Story 3

 

BROWSE BY GENRE

Read all of our movie reviews

UNW10214


Flu season is upon us! Get proactive about your health with these all-natural immune system boosters from around the world.

Handcrafted using only the finest cocoa, GAYOT's Top 10 Chocolate Bars are a far cry from your typical checkout lane candy fix.