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Ice Age Collision Course Review (2016) | Just Like its Prequels

Hilarious! Okay, so I will be honest. Ice Age Collision Course wasn’t really needed, and we could have lived without it, unless we were driving on a stupendous plane that would have thrilled us beyond limit like Pixar movies generally do. Despite the apparent, Ice Age: Collision Course still manages to pull it off, owing to their awesome sense of snappy humour and their fascinating CGI that makes everything appear stunning.

PLOT OF ICE AGE COLLISION COURSE

Ice Age Collision Course comes with a very banal plot. The implausibility of Ice Age keeps on degrading as we caper towards exploring new parts of the franchise. Maybe Blue Sky Studios have been milking its installments too much, so much that they are actually running out of material. No doubt there is always humour galore in their work, but at one point it becomes kind of pointless when there is nothing in their baggage and they still try to squeeze every bit to make jokes out of thin air.

still of ice age collision course characters walking in style

The plot of Ice Age Collision Course is something as dumb as Scrat messing around with the universe. That’s what he does. He keeps showing up throughout the movie to accidentally mess with the fate of the planet. Things that avalanche therefrom aren’t exactly what we were expecting. It toys with everything – the story-line, the credibility, jokes, everything!

BEST BITS TO REMEMBER

Remember Buck? Well, the awesome weasel is here as well, and he is probably one of the best things about the movie. Simon Pegg returns to voice the one-eyed chap who will take you on a joyride to saving the planet. He is just the way we left him in the prequels. Totally loco!

A side plot of JulianPeaches story was an impending steer, which was quite thoughtful. It tried to give the story a perspective and a good direction. Granny returns once again with her incessant nagging which never bores you. Oh and we should never forget the true antihero of Ice Age franchise, Scrat who always brings hilarity to no matter what he does.

THE FINAL VERDICT

I say the humour is way better than what the Angry Birds movie came up with. If you liked that you are definitely going to love this. If you didn’t, well, you are still going to like Ice Age Collision Course for its magnificent animation and rib-tickling humour.

Check out the trailer of Ice Age: Collision Course movie here:

Summary
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Reviewed Item
Ice Age: Collision Course
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Ice Age: Collision Course

Ice Age: Collision Course
7.3

Direction

7/10

    Plot

    7/10

      CGI

      8/10

        Editing

        8/10

          Humour

          8/10

            Pros

            • Buck steals the show
            • Awesome CGI
            • Snappy humour
            • Sticking to fun akin its prequels
            • A good side-plot

            Cons

            • Insipid plot
            • Dragging it without substance
            • Implausible theories

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            4 Comments

            1. The movie didn’t even feel like a conclusion to the series.

              • It wasn’t a conclusion, was it? I think Galen T. Chu had announced he had an idea for the next installment. I hope they try to revive it though, and bring some more quality and story in the vanguard.

                • If there is a sixth one, it better be about the original trio’s reunion w/ the grown up version of the little boy from the first movie.

            2. That would be awesome. Mind = Blown!

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