Smallfoot review – thoughtful animated yeti musical

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In this animated musical from Over the Hedge director Karey Kirkpatrick and Jason Reisig, a community of yetis resides in the upper reaches of the Himalayas, governed by ancient truths inscribed on a collection of sacred rocks – a neat literalisation of the idea that some things are set in stone. A tongue-in-cheek opening number insists that any questions that dare challenge the stones be “pushed down”. When protagonist Migo (Channing Tatum, not nearly as goofily dynamic as he’s proved to be in comedies such as She’s the Man or 21 Jump Street) tells the village of a mythological “smallfoot” he’s sighted, he’s banished by the presiding Stonekeeper (rapper Common).

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