Reviews: Luca (2021)

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  • Andrea Chase @
    • Excerpt: It follows an time-honored path to an ending that will warm the cockles of your cardiac organ while also making you question the best way to eat pasta.
  • Laura Clifford @ Reeling Reviews
    • Excerpt: Enrico Casarosa of the Oscar nominated short animation “La Luna,” makes his feature debut with this charming fish-out-of-water tale that celebrates acceptance along with all things peculiar to the Italian Riviera.
  • Sarah Gopaul @ Digital Journal
    • Excerpt: Even though all of the subplots are interconnected and flow into one another, it still feels a bit crowded thematically.
  • Richard Gray @ The Reel Bits
    • Excerpt: A pleasantly low-stakes romp from the good people at Pixar. Beautifully rendered backdrops in Italy frame the breezy, child-friendly plotting.
  • Mark Hobin @ Fast Film Reviews
    • Excerpt: Pixar does it again. The studio consistently creates films that touch the heart.
  • Nell Minow @ Movie Mom
    • Excerpt: This movie may not make you cry but for sure it will make you sigh in appreciation. And it has a spit take for the ages.
  • [New] | Jared Mobarak @ JaredMobarak.com
    • Excerpt: The plot may follow familiar pathways towards resolution with well-worn themes, but the ways in which it finds those in-roads are often subtle and poignant.
  • Aaron Neuwirth @ We Live Entertainment
    • Excerpt: Luca plays an enjoyable coming-of-age story with one foot in the water and the other placed in fantasy.
  • Eddie Pasa @ DC Filmdom
  • Sebastian Zavala @ Cinencuentro.com [Spanish]
    • Excerpt: It works well as an entertaining family experience, with an admirable message of inclusion and tolerance, and a very high quality of animation.