AniMat's other shows, looking at the various characters featured in Epic Mickey, reviewing the latest cinematic releases and and counting down his favourite animated moments.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Rescuers Down Under
Disney doesn't always make sequels, but when they do, they take us into an awesome adventure!
AniMat's Reviews: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2017
Now that we've done business with babies, texted our rage about emojis, played with a couple of Lego sets and made sweet music with some skeletons, it's time to sort out which are the best and the worst of 2017!
AniMat's Reviews: Ferdinand
AniMat reviews Blue Sky's adaptation of the classic story about a bull who was built to fight and born to love.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: TMNT
AniMat examines the big-screen animated adventure of the heroes in a half-rate movie.
AniMat's Reviews: Gravity Falls
This is the story of one of the weirdest and best summers that anyone could ask for.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Yo-kai Watch: The Movie
AniMat explores why Yo-kai is the reason this Japanese anime has problems.
AniMat's Reviews: Coco
Pixar went on a trip to Mexico and brought back an extraordinary gift for us.
AniMat's Reviews: The Star
AniMat wonders if even Jesus Christ himself can get him to like a Sony Pictures Animation film.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Black Cauldron
Disney's 25th animated feature gives you a magical journey they wish you would forget.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Song of the Sea
Who knew exploring Celtic mythology with the creators of The Secret of Kells
could be such a heartwarming journey?
AniMat's Reviews: Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer
Everyone's favorite Christmas song about dead grandmas finally has its own animated special!...Yep, this exists.
AniMat's Reviews: My Little Pony: The Movie
Can the magic of friendship work on the big screen? Well...at least the fans might like it.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Hercules
Who gut the glad in gladiator? Hercules! What Disney film is inspired by Greek mythoogy and superheroes? Hercules!
AniMat's Reviews: The LEGO Ninjago Movie
This spin-off of The Lego Movie
might have more daddy issues than expected.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: All Dogs Go to Heaven
Even after all these years, you really can't keep a good dog down! Certainly not this Don Bluth canine!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Coraline
People have been asking AniMat to visit the other world for them...be careful what you wish for!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Hey There, It's Yogi Bear!
Whoever was the first animated TV star to get his own movie had to be smarter than the average bear.
AniMat's Reviews: Ballerina
The movie where the animation has the energy of a bullet, but the acting of a depressed elephant.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Castle of Cagliostro
When light and shadow are joined once again, it shall be restored. AniMat reviews Hayao Miyazaki's directorial debut.
AniMat's Reviews: The Emoji Movie
AniMat watches the much memed, joked about animated feature about what Emojis secretly do inside of your phone.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Rock & Rule
The Beauty...The Beast...The Beat...The Weird Movie. AniMat looks at Nelvana's early attempt to jump into the feature animation game.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Fantasia
Music and animation come together in one of Walt Disney's greatest achievements.
AniMat's Reviews: Despicable Me 3
What happens when Gru gets stuck between a crazy 80s man and his flamboyant twin brother?
AniMat's Reviews: Cars 3
From this moment, everything will change...back to being like the first Cars
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Ice Age
Before all those pointless sequels, there was only one Ice Age
movie...and it was good.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Antz
The movie that started DreamWorks Animation and the first step in becoming one of Disney's biggest rivals.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Hunchback of Notre Dame
AniMat asks "Who is the monster and who is the man?" as he reviews Disney's controversial adaptation of the classic Victor Hugo novel.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story
When you put talking dinosaurs in New York City, the REAL story should be about the kids that want to go to the creepy circus...wait, what?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Surf's Up 2: WaveMania
You know what a movie about surfing penguins is missing? WWE Wrestlers!!! Yeah, AniMat doesn't get it either.
AniMat's Reviews: Smurfs: The Lost Village
AniMat sees the latest Smurfs movie and wonders if Sony Animation will still Smurf it up.
AniMat's Reviews: The Boss Baby
AniMat gets ready to show the latest DreamWorks animated movie who's the boss...baby.
AniMat's Reviews: Beauty and the Beast (2017)
Even if it is live-action, perhaps now there's something there that wasn't there before...NAH!!!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Pocahontas
Can AniMat criticize this infamous Disney animated film with all the colors of the wind?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas
Let’s hope DreamWorks's final hand drawn animated feature sailed better than it did at the box office.
AniMat's Reviews: The LEGO Batman Movie
Everything is awesome because everything in here is Batman, which means Batman is awesome!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Adventures of Prince Achmed
It may be the oldest surviving animated feature, but it will always be known as a timeless movie.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Road to El Dorado
All will be revealed on the trail we blaze as AniMat reviews one of DreamWorks Animation's few hand-drawn films.
AniMat's Reviews: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2016
Like 2016 itself, the animated films of the year can range from golden highlights of the decade to absolute disasters. Let's see who made it on the lists!
AniMat's Reviews: Sing
Can this singing competition save both Buster Moon's theatre and this movie?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The BFG
AniMat reviews the movie adaptation that Roald Dahl himself got whizzpoppers of joy.
AniMat's Reviews: Moana
AniMat says you're welcome for this review of Disney's latest animated adventure.
AniMat's Reviews: Trolls
AniMat reviews a movie so happy that it would make The Care Bears look depressing.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Phantom Tollbooth
Let's see what words and numbers can best describe this movie, brought to us from the mind of Chuck Jones.
AniMat's Reviews: Hellsing Ultimate
The Bird of Hermes is his name, watching a show that is completely insane.
AniMat's Reviews: RWBY
This world isn't the same as a fairy tale in this review of the Rooster Teeth-produced anime series.
AniMat's Reviews: The Spectacular Spider-Man
Spider-Man does whatever a spider can to make this animated show his best series.
AniMat's Reviews: Storks
We know that a stork can carry a baby, but can they carry a whole movie?
AniMat's Reviews: The Wild Life
See the adventures of Robinson Crusoe in the most boring kid-friendly way possible.
AniMat's Reviews: Bratz The Movie
AniMat may call this the worst movie ever made, but why would you say that he is mad?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Justice League: The New Frontier
Nobody said that being a superhero in the 1950s was easy and AniMat explores that with this DC Animated title.
AniMat's Reviews: Kubo and the Two Strings
If you must blink, do it now. AniMat reviews the latest stop-motion wonder from Laika Studios.
AniMat's Reviews: Pete's Dragon (2016)
Disney played it SO safe with this film, they didn't even try to make this remake a remake.
AniMat's Reviews: Sausage Party
Once you see what Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg have done to animation...It'll f*ck you up for life.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Simpsons Movie
AniMat reviews the long awaited film adaptation of the long running animated series Mmm...The Simpsons Movie
AniMat's Reviews: The Little Prince
By combining the classic story of Antoine de Saint-Exupery, CGI and Stop-Motion animation comes the timeless classic tale of...a little girl and a crazy old man?
AniMat's Reviews: Ice Age: Collision Course
A message to Blue Sky Studios: It's time to STOP this franchise and make these animals extinct!
AniMat's Reviews: The Secret Life of Pets
Who knew that pets share the same secret as toys? AniMat explores the latest from Illumination.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Star Wars: The Clone Wars
A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away...there were fights and something about Jabba the Hutt and that's it
AniMat's Reviews: Finding Dory
It's time to review Pixar's...wait...what am I reviewing?...Can I help you?
AniMat's Reviews: Death Note
Do you know Gods of Death love apples? Can you handle AniMat taking on the popular anime series Death Note
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Sword in the Stone
Higitus Figitus Zoombakazing! It's time for AniMat to review this Disney thing!
AniMat's Reviews: Alice Through the Looking Glass
Since the movies don't resemble anything like the books, AniMat might as well fill in the gap with a Wonderland-style review.
AniMat's Reviews: The Angry Birds Movie
Birds are mad, green pigs steal eggs, birds slingshot their way to get eggs back while breaking stuff. That's enough material to make a movie, right?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Chicken Little
The sky is falling should be the least of Chicken Little's problems in this animated Disney feature.
AniMat's Reviews: Ratchet & Clank
...Or, as I like to call it, How to Piss Off A Ratchet & Clank Fan with a 10-Minute Review.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Watership Down
Remember when bunnies were just cute little fluff balls with big ears or witty smartalics? Me neither.
AniMat's Reviews: The Jungle Book (2016)
Almost 50 years after Walt Disney's last animated feature, they're singing the song about the good life again through a live-action remake.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Gay Purr-ee
What were you expecting? The Aristocats
? This movie, from eight years earlier, instead came from the mind of Chuck Jones.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Animal Farm
All animated films are equal, but some are more equal than others. AniMat takes on this CIA-funded adaptation of George Orwell's classic.
AniMat's Reviews: Zootopia
It's hard to believe the massive praise that this movie is getting, but you'll see that Disney made much more than just an animated family film with talking animals.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Yellow Submarine
In the town where I was born, lived a man who said to sea and he told us of his life in the land of The Beatles' imagination.
AniMat's Reviews: xxxHOLiC
For those who are wondering why AniMat is reviewing an anime, just remember this, "There is no such thing as coincidence, only the inevitable."
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Foodfight!
To quote the tagline for Yu-Gi-Oh! The Movie
, "Everything else was just practice."
AniMat's Reviews: Kung Fu Panda 3
In the third movie, Po learns the true arts of being a fat and lazy panda. Let's hope DreamWorks weren't practicing this art onto the film.
AniMat's Reviews: Anomalisa
Once you finally see this movie, every other film will just end up looking the same.
AniMat's Reviews: Norm of the North
Just when you think you've seen the worst that animation can offer...here comes Norm bringing you a whole new level of low.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Surf's Up
This is gonna be pretty hard to believe, but there is a film by Sony Pictures Animation...that AniMat actually likes!
AniMat's Reviews: Top 4 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2015
In a year full of emotions & peanuts, good dinosaurs & bad fairies and minions and Adam Sandler monsters, it's time to split some animated films to see what brought us so much joy.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Jonah: A VeggieTales Movie
The story of Jonah teaches us about compassion and mercy to others. Let's see if AniMat got the memo on this film.
AniMat's Reviews: The Good Dinsoaur
A Pixar movie that teaches a young dinosaur and a little caveboy if they hold on together, they know their dreams will never die...wait, something didn't sound right.
AniMat's Reviews: The Peanuts Movie
It's your big-name animated movie, Charlie Brown! AniMat sees how Blue Sky handles the task of faithfully adapting a classic comic strip.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Happily Ever After
Magic Mirror on the wall, who’s the dullest of them all? Filmmation's animated take on Snow White, that's who.
AniMat's Reviews: 100 Greatest Cartoons
From Mickey Mouse to The Simpsons
, let's take a look at Channel 4’s take on the best of everything in the field of animation…yes, EVERYTHING!!!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic
An animated film that literally came from Hell...technically it's from EA, since it's based on the game, but they're both the same.
AniMat's Reviews: Hotel Transylvania 2
The Drac Pack is back...and all the headaches that come with it, as AniMat once again checks into his least favourite hotel.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Iron Giant
From a box-office bomb to a beloved classic that's getting rereleased, if you think how it climbed up the ranks of popularity is amazing, wait till you see the movie itself!
AniMat's Reviews: Shaun the Sheep Movie
Time to check out a movie about a sheep in the big city that's based on a animated TV show...no not THAT one, the British one!
AniMat's Reviews: Minions
AnaMa do da rivau aboota MINIAAA!!! Prends la BANANA y pollo fora battaboy una cacette oragna!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Team America: World Police
When the world is in trouble and terrorists run amock, the only thing that can save us now is a bunch of stringed up puppets and the sick and twisted sense of humor of the guys that made South Park
...won’t that just make things worse?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Princess Mononoke
When it comes to animated features that talk about the environment, there's no one else who can really tell you the TRUE message about it quite like animation's nature lover himself.
AniMat's Reviews: Inside Out
Time to go inside the mind of AniMat to see what he thinks of the latest Pixar film that goes inside the mind.
AniMat's Reviews: Tomorrowland
We got George Clooney starring in a Brad Bird movie that's based on one of the areas at the Disney Parks. Does this sound like a promise of a great big beautiful tomorrow?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Raggedy Ann & Andy: A Musical Adventure
You think you'd come in to a Toy Story
-like film with some song and dance routines thrown into the mix, but nothing can prepare you for what this movie has in store for you!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: THE WORST ANIMATED FILM EVER
Out of all the movies AniMat ever sat through, there has never been, or maybe ever will be, one that is this terrible, horrific, insane and so unholy. There is a reason why this is labeled THE worst animated film ever!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: A Scanner Darkly
It's pretty rare to find an animated film that talks about drugs. It's even rarer to find one that doesn't hammer down the message of "DON'T DO DRUGS!!!"
AniMat's Reviews: Home
For the first time since 2009, Home
is DreamWorks' lone wolf of 2015 and the Boov are taking over the movie in a way that... well, the kids might like it.
AniMat's Reviews: Cinderella + Frozen Fever
What happens when you take the beloved story of Cinderella, the massively huge budget that Disney can throw out and put them together? Of course something that's...faithful to the original source material?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Flight of Dragons
The fantasy world of Rankin/Bass features many fascinating creatures like hobbits, elves, unicorns and more. In this film, we're introduced to some of their finest wizards and dragons.
AniMat's Reviews: The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
After more than a decade since his first film, SpongeBob and the gang are back to go pretty far to show the world the importance of the Krabby Patty Secret Formula.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Balto
From Steven Spielberg’s very short lived animation studio, AniMat goes to Alaska to look at the (obviously loosly) true story of the world’s most famous wolfdog hybrid.
AniMat's Reviews: Strange Magic
If by strange, it meant cringe-worthy, annoying and filled with underwhelming versions of popular songs, then this movie is appropriately titled.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: My Little Pony: Equestria Girls
Think you’ve heard from all the bronies about this film and what their take on how it is? Then you haven't heard anything yet until this non-brony takes a shot at it.
AniMat's Reviews: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2014
In a year where animators played with Legos, Mexican puppets, robots, planes and so much more, it's time to check which of them can be placed in either the greatest moments or biggest disappointments of 2014.
AniMat's Reviews: Penguins of Madagascar
No more fooling around with lions, zebras, hippos and giraffes, it's time to get down to business with some penguins...and throw anything serious right out the window.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: A Bug's Life
Before Pixar was known as the animation powerhouse we know today, it was just a small animation studio making small animated features about small bugs going on big adventures.
AniMat's Reviews: Big Hero 6
It won't be easy for Disney to follow up the legendary success of Frozen
, so they might need a little help from Marvel with this one.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: 9
Have you ever wondered what will happen after the apocalypse has destroyed all civilization? Well, wonder no more!... because there really ain't much happening.
AniMat's Reviews: The Book of Life
AniMat opens the pages to a new animated film that looks into another holiday that celebrates the dead.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Chico & Rita
AniMat returns to another independent animated feature and finds himself in Cuba, where he learns what love REALLY means.
AniMat's Reviews: The Boxtrolls
This is the best animated troll movie since Don Bluth's A Troll in Central Park
...wait, that doesn't sound right.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Legend of the Titanic
If you think it was stupid for that one animated Titanic film to have a rapping dog and Mexican mice, wait 'til you see what THIS animated Titanic movie has to offer!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: South Park Bigger Longer & Uncut
AniMat's going on a little walk into the quiet, little, pissant, redneck, podunk, jerkwater, kick-ass mountain town we all know and love.
AniMat's Reviews: Planes: Fire & Rescue
It hasn’t even been a full year since we've first seen Dusty off on his first embarrassing adventure, but maybe he'll make things up with this one...maybe.
AniMat's Reviews: How to Train Your Dragon 2
In the summer of giant monsters, teams of superheroes, Disney villains and so much more, it's time for DreamWorks to step in and unleash the dragons.
AniMat's Reviews: Maleficent
It’s time to find out how Maleficent became the greatest Disney villain of all ti... Wait, what?... What do you mean she’s not ACTUALLY a villain?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Ferngully The Last Rainforest
What is known to be the prime example of an environmental animated film may actually be...NOT as bad as you think?
AniMat's Reviews: Legends of Oz: Dorothy's Return
AniMat took the wrong turn down the Yellow Brick Road and finds himself in the bad part of Oz.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Jetsons The Movie
AniMat meets up with the family that’s out of this world in a movie that should get out of this world.
AniMat's Reviews: Escape from Tomorrow
Bad movies happen everywhere, ESPECIALLY at Disney World, and AniMat gets to learn that the hard way.
AniMat's Reviews: Rio 2
AniMat's going back down to Brazil to see Blu and the gang in an all-new beautiful looking, yet predictable adventure.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Animatrix
AniMat has taken the red pill to experience the anthology film with 9 different shorts from 7 directors, 4 shorts written by the Wachowski brothers, all set in the Matrix universe.
AniMat's Reviews: Muppets Most Wanted
Time to take a little break from animated films this time around to check out a special AniMat's Review *spacebar* *spacebar* *spacebar* of Muppets Most Wanted
AniMat's Reviews: Mr. Peabody & Sherman
What happens when the true animation aficionado takes on the world’s smartest dog in the world?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Batman: Mask of the Phantasm
We always see Batman as the vigilante that's dark and serious who always gets himself in major action packed situations. Even when he's in a cartoon, he's still the same Dark Knight we all know and love.
AniMat's Reviews: The Wind Rises
Just in time for the Oscars, AniMat takes a look the soaring animated feature by one of the biggest animation legends that also acts as his fond farewell message to the medium.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Thief and the Cobbler - Recobbled Cut
We all know of the sad tale of The Thief and the Cobbler
's 30-year production, that ended up becoming a disappointing flop. But what happens when one man tries to make those 30ish years worth it?
AniMat's Reviews: The LEGO Movie
What can you do with a movie that’s based on a toy where you can make anything? Well, anything and everything!
AniMat's Reviews: The Nut Job
To start things off in 2014, AniMat will go and taste some cheesy, yet surprisingly very bitter nuts.
AniMat's Reviews: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2013
From generic aliens to time-traveling turkeys to ugly food animals, 2013 was a pretty disappointing year for animation. This time, AniMat takes a look at the films that are at least worth remembering and what could be the WORST worst list of the decade!
AniMat's Classic Reviews: DuckTales The Movie Treasure of the Lost Lamp
Well, bless me bagpipes! AniMat is headin' out to look at Uncle Scrooge's biggest adventure on the big screen since Mickey’s Christmas Carol
AniMat's Reviews: Walking with Dinosaurs
From the hit BBC miniseries, AniMat shows that a last minute add-on can completely destroy a movie that took three whole years to make.
AniMat's Reviews: Saving Mr. Banks
With a movie about the making of a classic Disney movie with Walt as one of the main characters, this is definitely right up AniMat's alley, but how well did they pull it off?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Wild
Deep in the jungles of Disney, AniMat takes a look inside what appears to be the beast known as Madagascar
from the DreamWorks region...no wait, that's just The Wild
AniMat's Reviews: Frozen
This is the year that AniMat had to suffer through several disappointing animated films. Some of which were in a row! But then Disney came along and changed all that with their final contender of 2013.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Waltz with Bashir
Making a documentary on animation is one thing, but making an ANIMATED documentary? Does that even work? AniMat is going to find out if this can be one of the most innovative animated films or an experiment that blew up in the director's face.
AniMat's Reviews: Free Birds
These turkeys are on a mission to go back in time to take themselves out of Thanksgiving as dinner...How the fridge did this idea come to existence?
AniMat's Reviews: Persistence of Vision
In this special vlog style review, AniMat got a chance to look at a documentary on the animated film with the longest production time to complete and the man behind the madness.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The King and I
AniMat takes on what is known as probably the worst musical adaptation in animation history, but is that really a bad thing?
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Secret of Kells
Deep in the realms of animation, AniMat takes a look at an independent film known to get an Oscar nomination with the big league films like The Princess and the Frog
. What secrets does it hold to get that nomination?
AniMat's Reviews: Toy Story 3
Originally released in 2010, AniMat is bringing back an old review by popular demand that was removed from YouTube and never seen again...until now!
AniMat's Reviews: Planes
With Disney’s latest animated spin-off of Cars
, AniMat will discover a feeling that he has never felt before...that he misses Mater’s goofy antics...
AniMat's Classic Reviews: The Care Bears Movie
Your good ol’ friend AniMat will show you the true meaning of caring with the animated movie with the most Happy Rainbow Butterfly Pony Flowers, the Care Bears *creepy grin*...movie.
AniMat's Reviews: Despicable Me
Originally released in 2010, AniMat is bringing back an old review by popular demand that was removed from YouTube and never seen again... until now! Take a look at his past thoughts on the first Despicable Me
AniMat's Reviews: Turbo
may look like your average fun DreamWorks film with a silly little premise, but AniMat will tell you a dark secret that this movie has under its shell.
AniMat's Reviews: Despicable Me 2
Sequels can either make or break the reputation of an animated film. Now AniMat will check if Gru and his army of Minions will be able to top themselves from their first appearance.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: Bionicle Mask of Light
Before they ever thought of making a LEGO movie, deep in the island of Mata Nui, an animated film lies in the shadows. Only AniMat can uncover the secrets if Mata Nui is even worth going to.
AniMat's Reviews: Monsters University
School's over, summer's here and Pixar is bringing back our favorite monster duo in a prequel about…school...Wait a minute...
AniMat's Reviews: Epic
In this epically epic review, AniMat is going to epically look at an epic movie of epic proportions that’s also Blue Sky’s most epic film they’ve epically done.
AniMat's Classic Reviews: My Neighbour Totoro
For the first time ever, AniMat’s going back to the past to look at all of the other animated films outside of today's theatres, starting with Miyazaki's classic My Neighbor Totoro
AniMat's Reviews: The Croods
AniMat takes a look at Chris Sanders’ latest work about the first modern stone-aged family, and no people, this is not about the Flintstones...
AniMat's Reviews: Escape from Planet Earth
We’ve seen the embarrassment of Mars when a kid tried to save his mom. We’ve seen the humiliation when we sent chimps out to space. Now AniMat has to face the worst animated aliens right in his own home planet.
AniMat's Reviews: AniMat and the 40th Annual Annie Awards
With the best in animation finally earned their mark with a trophy, it's time for AniMat to take a look at the big winners and the show itself of the 40th Annual Annie Awards.
AniMat's Reviews: Epic Mickey: Power of Illusions
With Epic Mickey 2
becoming one of the most disappointing games of 2012, AniMat will try to find some light in this situation with Mickey’s other adventures in the Wasteland on the 3DS, or is that light an illusion?
AniMat's Reviews: Top 5 Best & Worst Animated Films of 2012
In a year where people saw British Pirates, Afro Circus, Bears, a trilogy of Halloween films, video game characters and more, it's time for AniMat to find which are the best and the worst that animation offered in 2012.
AniMat's Reviews: Epic Mickey 2 - The Power of Two
Mickey is back in the world of forgotten toons and AniMat is diving into the Wasteland to see that there might not have a lot more to it than you'd expect.
AniMat's Reviews: Rise of the Guardians
This is a movie where Santa Claus, the Easter Bunny, the Tooth Fairy, the Sandman and Jack Frost fight against the Boogeyman in an action-packed way. AniMat is taking a look if DreamWorks can actually make it as good as it sounds.
AniMat's Reviews: Wreck-It Ralph
AniMat takes a look at the most anticipated non-Pixar animated Disney film that features beloved Disney characters such as Pac-Man...Bowser and...Sonic?
AniMat's Reviews: Frankenweenie
After surviving a giant warfare that AniMat caused in his last review, let’s just hope that everything can be all settled with his review of Tim Burton’s latest stop-motion film.
AniMat's Reviews: Hotel Transylvania
Go check out Hotel Transylvania
, they said...Genndy Tartakovsky is the director, they said...it's going to be GREAT, they said.
AniMat's Reviews: ParaNorman
The animated Halloween trio has been summoned from the grave and it's up to AniMat to take on the first one, which is Laika's zombified creation, ParaNorman
AniMat's Reviews: Ice Age: Continental Drift
It’s the 4th time now that Sid, Diego and Manny found themselves in a world-changing adventure, but AniMat seems to find them on thin ice.
AniMat's Reviews: Brave
After their first miss with Cars 2
, AniMat is here to determine if Brave
is another Bullseye for Pixar or if they officially lost their touch.
AniMat's Reviews: Madagascar 3: Europe's Most Wanted
Put on your circus afros, because AniMat is going into the 3rd installment of Madagascar
. Hopefully, it will be better than DreamWorks’ last third film of the franchise.
AniMat's Reviews: The Pirates! Band of Misfits
What’s this? A pirate film with no Jack Sparrow? And it's from the guys who made Wallace and Gromit
? What kind of upsidedown world is this?!? Don’t worry people, let AniMat tell you guys how this film goes.
AniMat's Reviews: The Lorax
Here comes another Dr. Seuss character to be the center of the media, this time to save the environment. And AniMat is here to see if he can also save the movie at the same time.
AniMat's Reviews: The Secret World of Arrietty
Hiromasa Yonebayashi and Hayao Miyazaki are starting off 2012 with their adaptation of The Borrowers
. Let’s see how AniMat will judge it with his first Anime review.
AniMat's Reviews: The Adventures of Tintin
What happens when you put two motion picture legends together and make them work on a motion-capture film? AniMat’s got the the answer to that question and you might be pleasantly surprised by it.
AniMat's Reviews: Happy Feet Two
Ready for some awesome dancing penguins grooving to some well-known pop songs? Well, AniMat’s here to tell you that you’d better be more ready for a big disappointment.
AniMat's Reviews: Arthur Christmas
Here’s something you don’t see everyday, an animated Christmas film...in theatres. Will this help you guys bring in the Christmas spirit or is this just a holiday cash-in? Also, don’t forget to see a special message from AniMat at the end of this review.
AniMat's Reviews: Puss in Boots
Now that Shrek’s out of the picture, how does Puss fair out on his own? Something that only AniMat (and maybe everyone else who saw this film) would know.
AniMat's Reviews: The Muppets
Wait a minute! This isn’t an animated film, why is AniMat reviewing this movie? Well, considering that he loves the Muppets as much as animation, let’s see what he thinks of this movie.
AniMat's Reviews: Hoodwinked Too!
Not all fairy tales go by the book and Hoodwinked Too!
didn’t follow the book on how to make a good movie.
AniMat's Reviews: Winnie the Pooh
AniMat reviews the new hand-drawn animated feature from the Disney Studios, which returns A.A. Milne's beloved characters to the big screen.
AniMat's Reviews: Cars 2
AniMat looks at the strengths and weaknesses in the latest Pixar sequel and the studio's first critical failure Cars 2
AniMat's Reviews: Kung Fu Panda 2
AniMat provides his thoughts on Po's latest animated adventure Kung Fu Panda 2
, featuring the voices of Jack Black and Gary Oldman.
AniMat's Reviews: Rio
AniMat gives his thoughts on the Brazilian musical samba adventure of Rio
, directed by Carlos Saldanha.
AniMat's Reviews: Mars Needs Moms
AniMat provides his thoughts on the final motion-capture feature from Robert Zemeckis' ImageMovers Digital studios.
AniMat's Reviews: Rango
AniMat reviews Gore Verbinski's animated take on the western genre with Johnny Depp as the voice of Rango.
AniMat's Reviews: Fantastic Mr. Fox
AniMat reviews Wes Anderson's stop-motion animated adaptation of Roald Dahl's classic book Fantastic Mr. Fox
AniMat's Reviews: Megamind
AniMat reviews the latest film from DreamWorks Animation, Megamind
, the supervillain comedy with Will Ferrell, Tina Fey and Jonah Hill.
AniMat's Top 10 Lists:
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Documentaries on Animation
Sometimes the making of the story can tell a better story than the story itself as AniMat explores in this Top 10.
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Worst Animated Sequels
They’re back!...and they screwed it up badly. AniMat counts down his least favourite animated follow-ups!
AniMat's Commentary: Top 10 Other Disney Villains
Since it is Halloween time, AniMat does a commentary on one of his most epic videos: The Top 10 OTHER Disney Villains.
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Controversial Cartoons
AniMat is here to present 10 works of animation that sparked the biggest outrage and chaos from the public just for taking things a little too far.
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Other Disney Villains
Forget about villains like Maleficent or Cruella De Vil, AniMat is here to show you that some of the most evil and threatening Disney villains come from outside of Walt Disney Animation Studios.
AniMat's Commentary: Top 10 Scariest Disney Moments
Since Halloween is coming up, AniMat is looking back at his most popular video he's ever made on YouTube and will answer all the hard hitting questions.
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Worst Films Based on a Cartoon
Since Hollywood loves to destroy everybody's childhood with a bad modern movie adaptation, it’s time for AniMat to stand up, expose and punish the ones who fail both as a predecessor to the cartoon and as a movie itself.
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Best Animated Sequels
Not all animated sequels suck and are direct-to-video. AniMat has even compiled a top 10 list to prove it (it wasn’t easy finding those good sequels, by the way)!
AniMat's Top 10 Lists: Top 10 Scariest Disney Moments
Disney may be considered "The Happiest place on Earth", but AniMat will show you that it can sometimes be the scariest place on earth.
The Epic Mickey Files:
The Epic Mickey Files: Beetleworx
As we reach the end of The Epic Mickey Files, AniMat takes a look at the terminators of the Wasteland that are out to stop Mickey on his journey.
The Epic Mickey Files: Mizrabel
Going into the Power of Illusions, we take a look at the only known found Wasteland resident who originally came from a video game.
The Epic Mickey Files: A.B.E.
Some characters are easy to find their origin and discover some good history behind it. A.B.E., on the other hand, is a true mystery to figure out where he came from.
The Epic Mickey Files: The Spirit of Wasteland
Just a fair warning, don't come into this video expecting that AniMat will immediately talk about some spirits.
The Epic Mickey Files: Three Little Pigs
We all know the story, we all know the song, we all know the characters, but not a lot of people know how important the Disney cartoons are in animation history.
The Epic Mickey Files: Blotworx
In this special file, we’ll be taking a quick look at where those little Blotlings take their parts in order to make their mechanical armour.
The Epic Mickey Files: Elliot (Pete's Dragon)
What began as a beloved animated character in a live action movie that wants to save kids is now a part of the most iconic moment of the second game for being the opposite.
The Epic Mickey Files: Pipe Organ
For the final character in the first Epic Mickey
game, AniMat takes a look at some of the significant organs in Disney's history from one that belongs to both a captain and the dead to a Tim Curry one.
The Epic Mickey Files: The Bunny Children
After years outside of the Wasteland, it's time to go back in the world of forgotten cartoons and join AniMat as he takes a look into the Epic Mickey Files, starting with Oswald's offsprings!
The Epic Mickey Files: Oswald the Lucky Rabbit
The final Epic Mickey File looks at the character that started it all before the Mouse even existed: Oswald the Lucky Rabbit.
The Epic Mickey Files: Phantom Blot
AniMat sees the villainous destructive force behind the troubles of the Wasteland in Epic Mickey
The Epic Mickey Files: Mad Doctor
AniMat looks at the history of the experiment-obsessed scientist from the classic Disney short The Mad Doctor
The Epic Mickey Files: Ortensia
AniMat looks at Oswald the Lucky Rabbit's long-forgotten and abandoned girlfriend Ortensia and her role in Epic Mickey
The Epic Mickey Files: Madame Leota
AniMat goes back to his childhood nightmares to analyse the role of Madame Leota, one of the residents of the Haunted Mansion, in the game.
The Epic Mickey Files: Lonesome Ghosts
AniMat finds out what has happened to those grim-grimming ghosts, who like to spook and socialise.
The Epic Mickey Files: Tick-Tock the Crocodile
AniMat looks into the mischevious reptile with an appetite for captains and a clock in his stomach.
The Epic Mickey Files: Captain Hook
AniMat talks about the history of one of Disney's most memorable villains: the fiendish, diabolical and evil Captain James Hook.
The Epic Mickey Files: Mr. Smee
AniMat looks at the fate of Captain Hook's right...uh, hook man, Mr. Smee, during and after the events in Peter Pan
The Epic Mickey Files: Captain Hook's Crew
AniMat sees the role that the disenchanted pirate crew of Peter Pan
's Captain Hook play in Epic Mickey
and the studio's other takes on J.M. Barrie's classic story.
The Epic Mickey Files: Thru the Mirror
AniMat looks at the connection between Epic Mickey
and the classic 1936 Mickey Mouse short Thru the Mirror
The Epic Mickey Files: Clarabelle Cow
AniMat sees what has happened to Goofy and Horace Horsecollar's on-again, off-again girlfriend since the 1940s.
The Epic Mickey Files: Horace Horsecollar
AniMat looks at the failed acting career of former Mickey Mouse gang member Horace Horsecollar, from the classic shorts to the current video game.
The Epic Mickey Files: "It's A Small World" Clock Tower
AniMat sees the lasting effects of the classic never-ending Sherman Brothers song on the boat ride's clock tower in Epic Mickey
The Epic Mickey Files: Pete
AniMat explores the different personalities, occupations and species that have been taken by Mickey's frequent nemesis Pete.
The Epic Mickey Files: Gremlins
AniMat looks at the history behind the little airplane-destroying green men, from Roald Dahl's original book to their roles in Epic Mickey
The Epic Mickey Files: Brooms
AniMat explains the roles played by the enchanted brooms in The Sorcerer's Apprentice
, Epic Mickey
and other media.
The Epic Mickey Files: Yen Sid
For the first look at the characters in Epic Mickey
, AniMat discusses the famed sorceror of the magic kingdom known as Yen Sid.