Paw Patrol: The Movie - HIT or Miss?
From the crash-bang action to Kim Kardashian, here is what we thought of the highly anticipated Paw Patrol: The Movie!
If you have a child under the age of six OR if you even know a child under the age of six, there’s a chance you’ll have been subjected to watching Paw Patrol at some point in your life.
Hitting the silver screen this August, Paw Patrol:The Movie sees the pups leave the comfort of their small, scenic town of Adventure Bay and head for the big city.
When their biggest rival, Humdinger, becomes Mayor of nearby Adventure City and starts wreaking havoc, Ryder and everyone’s favorite heroic pups kick into high gear to face the challenge head on. While one pup must face his past in Adventure City, the team finds help from a new ally, the savvy dachshund Liberty. Together, armed with exciting new gadgets and gear, the PAW Patrol fights to save the citizens of Adventure City!
Paw Patrol: The Movie captures the magic of the show without feeling like an overly long episode.
Despite clearly being made for the children who love the show, there are some fun moments that parents and adults alike will enjoy watching (us included).
Paw Patrol: The Movie has a lot of heart, important life lessons to be learned, and fun new characters including newcomer Liberty who you can’t help but fall in love with! Liberty is a great addition to the cast - so fingers crossed, Paw Patrol fans will get to see a lot more of her in the future.
The animation in this movie has had a serious upgrade and we are totally here for it. All the pups all seem to have had a little upgrade too, in a good way of course!
The movie takes Chase’s self-confidence issues and conveys a family-friendly message throughout the movie highlighting the importance of teamwork and believing in your own abilities. While the film’s lighthearted approach sits well with the younger audience, there is enough to keep adults engaged too offering a few laughs for the parents to enjoy!
Oh and did you know that Kim Kardashian stars in this movie?? Kim is amongst many celebs to feature supporting voice work alongside the likes of Dax Shepard, Jimmy Kimmel, Tom Fletcher, Yara Shahidi and Randall Park!
A great and entertaining film for kids (and adults too!). One thing is for sure, the creators of this movie definitely know its demographic and never strays from its identity.
If your little ones love the TV series, then they will most definitely love this movie. It gives them the fun they like with some good life and environmental lessons thrown in there too - which is a bonus!
Oh, and of course the puppies are so cute!
In summary, Paw Patrol: The Movie is a ton of fun for young kids and their families, whether you have the opportunity of watching it on the big screen or if you’re going to wait until you can watch the movie from the comfort of your own home, you and your little ones will surely have a great time with this heartfelt and fun family movie.
Paw Patrol: The Movie is out in cinemas now.
Watch the trailer here: