Zootopia Movie Review by Comic Book Girl 19
About this Episode: A Zootopia Movie Review and discussion about themes and meanings by Comic Book Girl 19
Zootopia (known as Zootropolis in some territories) is a 2016 American 3D computer-animated comedy adventure film produced by Walt Disney Animation Studios and released by Walt Disney Pictures. It is the 55th animated feature in the Walt Disney Animated Classics series.
Zootopia was directed by Byron Howard and Rich Moore, co-directed by Jared Bush, and features the voices of Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Idris Elba,J.K. Simmons, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer, Jenny Slate, and Shakira. The film details the unlikely partnership between a rabbit police officer and a red fox con artist as they uncover a conspiracy that involves the disappearance of predator civilians within a mammalian utopia.
Zootopia was released in conventional 2D, Disney Digital 3D, RealD 3D, and IMAX 3D formats on March 4, 2016. Before that, the film premiered at the El Capitan Theatre on February 17, 2016. The film received critical acclaim, with praise directed towards the animation, voice acting, and screenplay; critics highlighted the film’s topical themes of prejudice and stereotypes as timely. The film opened to record-breaking box office success in several countries.