Madeleine Madden, Isabela Moner, Jeff Wahlberg and Nicholas Coombe in a still from Dora and the Lost City of Gold (category: I. James Bobin directs.

Dora and the Lost City of Gold film review: Lara Croft meets Indiana Jones in live-action Dora the Explorer adaptation

  • It’s derivative, but neatly done, well paced, and everything adds up. The story is exactly what you’d expect from the title
  • Isabela Moner, playing a now teenage Dora, overcomes the similarities with Indiana Jones films and the Lara Croft character
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Madeleine Madden, Isabela Moner, Jeff Wahlberg and Nicholas Coombe in a still from Dora and the Lost City of Gold (category: I. James Bobin directs.
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Pigs and Birds are united in The Angry Birds Movie 2 (category I), directed by Thurop Van Orman.

The Angry Birds Movie 2 review: Awkwafina, Leslie Jones join fun and breezy animated sequel

  • The Birds and Pigs are back, but this time they are united against a common enemy, Xeta, an evil bird of prey
  • This sequel is littered with 1980s songs, plenty of visual gags, bright animation and very little subtlety
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Pigs and Birds are united in The Angry Birds Movie 2 (category I), directed by Thurop Van Orman.
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