Inside Out returns Pixar to a place it hasn’t been in a long time in terms of sheer quality. The originality and character design, in the service of a great story, can remind viewers what quality craftsmanship for family entertainment can be. There’s material in there that is appropriate for children, while being sophisticated enough to entertain the adults stuck watching it with them.
Can’t say that about The Smurfs, can you?
But after seeing the movie, I have to say, I don’t think this movie is aimed much at children. Children can certainly enjoy it, but the real core of the movie is for their parents. SPOILERS and explanations after the cut.
The latest Gabbing Geek podcast is up and it’s all about the Pretty Pictures. We cover Comixology news and a brand new comic on their platform, discuss Inside Out (with a spoiler skip warning thanks to SpoilerBot 3000), and present our List of Truth for all 15 Pixar films! Listen now or find out more after the break!