direct to Blu-ray animated film from Disney arrives with Tinker Bell and the
Great Fairy Rescue and revolves around one their cutest and most
appealing franchises to girls, Tinker Bell! Starring Mae Whitman,
Michael Sheen and Pamela Adlon, these actors really get into their
characters and bring them to life which makes the story so appealing.
Tinker Bell (Mae Whitman)
and her new group of friends who are all fairies. While off to
camp (this is way before Peter Pan), Tinker Bell sees the unbelievable,
giants! Just like fairies but without wings and quite huge.
Unfortunately upon further investigation, Tinker Bell or "Tinks" gets
caught by Lizzy, a young girl who is extremely lonely. They soon form a
strong friendship and before you know it, Tinkerbell's friends are
coming to the rescue, believing that Tinks is captured against her own
will. Of course.. this is only half the story.
features action, humour and high drama which makes it so endearing. There are some darker
moments in the film, especially when another fairy is captured by Lizzy's father and once again Tink's comes to the rescue.
The car scene is also quite action orientated and is pretty cool to
watch for the animation, considering that this was made for DVD/Blu-ray.
There are some great scenes in this story, especially
the relationship between Tinker Bell and Lizzy with Tinker posing as a
somewhat mentor to her in order to help her grow. Best of all, the
story can be watched by children of all ages and there are not too many frights
along the away, although maybe a few little scares but nothing too
All in all, a fun and memorable story.
in 16:9 widescreen, the animation looks amazing on a FULL HD TV with
vibrant colours, extremely well animated characters and some beautiful
environments that have been created for this film. Even though it
doesn’t have the budget of movie releases, the creators should be
commended in not cutting any corners and releasing a well made animated
film. The audio supports Dolby Digital 6.1 and boasts crystal clear
audio, a great soundtrack and good use of surround sound, especially a
few of the chase scenes and that scary car scene.
special features, there is an interesting featurette by the director and
producer as they inform the viewers of a variety of deleted scenes which
were cut from the final film. This is an interesting insight into the
movie making industry and is definitely quite a light hearted feature.
Add a variety of games, a music video “How to Believe” and lastly a
featurette to tug on your emotions about Tinker Bell and these nicely
compliment the film.
daughter loves Tinker Bell or you’re looking for something to keep them
occupied over the holidays, you should definitely investigate Tinker
Bell and the Great Fairy Rescue! It’s a fun film from start to finish and
interesting that Peter Pan’s sidekick has become more popular than the