Screened in April 2011
Director: Gore Verbinski. Animated. Voice Cast: Johnny Depp, Isla Fisher, Ned Beatty, Alfred Molina, Bill Nighy, Stephen Root, Ray Winstone, Abigail Breslin, Harry Dean Stanton, Timothy Olyphant, James Ward Byrkit. Screenplay: John Logan (based on an original screen story by Gore Verbinski, John Logan, and James Ward Byrkit).
Twitter Capsule: Funny, charming, defiantly weird, with verbal and visual sensibilities all its own. A bit too taken with its idiosyncrasies?

Photo © 2011 Paramount Pictures
Not yet reviewed in full. Grade: B

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Academy Award Nominations and Winners:
Best Animated Feature

Golden Globe Nominations:
Best Animated Feature

Other Awards:
Los Angeles Film Critics Association: Best Animated Feature
Boston Society of Film Critics: Best Animated Feature
National Board of Review: Best Animated Feature
British Academy Awards (BAFTAs): Best Animated Feature

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