25 November, 2020

Stuart Little-2

Even the most cynical of souls will smile at this "juvenile" fairytale.

Stuart Little-2
Starring: Geena Davis, Hugh Laurie, Jonathan Lipnicki
Director: Rob Minkoff
Rating: **

Put a little love in your heart...the world will be a better place for you and me...." The opening ditty of Stuart Little 2 sets the tone: it's an impossibly cheerful and hopelessly optimistic universe in which even the most alarming situations never seem threatening, because you know that all will not just end well, but very very well. Since we met him last in Part 1, Stuart has grown up to become a football buff with his loyalties resting firmly with Brazil, is proud to be part of the soccer team, he goes to school in his own car and also nurses a massive crush on the charming bird Margalo, who literally falls from the sky on to his car seat. The film can send any kid's imagination soaring skyhigh as Stuart flies his little aircraft or goes down the kitchen drain to search for his mother's lost ring. The adventures get more action-packed as he...



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