Rio – Christian Movie Critique

Motion picture Title: Rio
Score: G
Director: Carlos Saldanha
Starring: Voices of Jessie Eisenberg, Anne Hathaway, Leslie Mann, Rodrigo Santoro, George Lopez, Jamie Foxx,, Tracy Morgan and Jemaine Clement
Category: Animated, Loved ones, Comedy

Moms of Faith Rating: 10 out of 10

Intro: Rio is a astonishingly authentic animated little ones film that is enjoyable for the entire family members.

Evaluate: Very first, I will have to say, I Loved this movie. It catapulted by itself into one of my leading household movies. It has all the things a Mother needs to see in a movie her little ones will be seeing. There is a powerful sense of loyalty, friendship, acceptance, and we see the primary character, Blu (Jessie Eisenberg) prevail over a quite powerful anxiety in his everyday living.

With out giving way too considerably away, the film revolves all-around Blu. He is a macaw that was taken from the wild as a newborn and lifted in Minnesota-a loooong way from the tropics! LOL! Even so, he is not deprived of adore and contentment in his not likely environment. Everything gets flipped upside down while, when Blu has to acquire a trip to Rio to save his species! NO tension! From the second he arrives his lifestyle is forever altered. He learns a lot, overcomes hurdles and falls in love.

Rio is not only about Blu. The supporting people are a big portion of the success of this film. From the father figure Rafael (George Lopez) to the comical duo Nico (Jamie Foxx) and Pedro ( Of course there are a number of human characters that are well known as effectively. Oh, and we are unable to overlook the “undesirable dude”, Nigel (Jemaine Clement)-an indignant and bitter cockatoo.

There were a ton of favourable components in this movie-not just what I talked about earlier.

A couple some others that stood out for me were being…

Rafael tells Blu that Carnival is not as captivating as his spouse and young children. His family members is his precedence and it is played off in a Fantastic way-not as if he is “tied down”. (Really like this! Fantastic message!)

Blu sacrifices his basic safety and overcomes a important concern in his life to conserve his adore-Jewel (Anne Hathaway).
When a group of poor fellas (monkey mafia) arrive to just take Blu and Jewel, his new pals band alongside one another in unity to safeguard them.

The boy character, Fernando, commences out as one of the “bad men” in the movie, nevertheless, he winds up confessing to a sin he committed and performs to rectify his slip-up.

On the detrimental facet: There are not way too numerous, but there are a couple that have to be pointed out. 1st, there is some moderate potty humor-practically nothing outrageous, but none the significantly less there. The movie can take place in Rio in the course of Carnival, so there are quite a few scantily clad women of all ages (at the seashore as nicely), and we see at the very least one man gown up in women’s outfits. Blu and Jewel slide from the sky and land on a bikini clad woman’s driving. A couple of other issues that stood out are gentle booty shaking variety dancing, the head monkey reacts a minimal questionably when a phone phone vibrates below him, there is theft in the movie, lousy guys carrying out terrible deeds, and there is a fight scene concerning the monkeys and birds.

A person other point that may well be frightening for youthful viewers is Nigel-the key lousy male. He is not quite awesome-cruel in simple fact. He even has his “lousy male” tune (which my spouse imagined was hilarious).

When almost nothing is “more than the major”, there are a handful of places you will want to use as an prospect to communicate to your children.

Summary: All round, I liked Rio and did not find any of the adverse factors to overshadow the favourable things of the movie. The movie is humorous, crammed with terrific lesson possibilities and a certain winner in my guide!