it's a fun movie
fun and campy. i was worried that the lore of the world would get messy, and honestly it did, but i think they managed to cover it well enough that i didn't really mind. its fun to compare poppy and branch's characters from the first and second movies and how much they have grown. branch's brothers are a delight.
I loved this movie, the animation, comedy, and story are all incredible. They manage to keep the core of the turtles while highlighting that they are teenagers, their relationship to eachother and splinter is probably the kindest I've seen in any tmnt iteration. April's design and character was absolutely fantastic. one of the best animated movies I've seen!
This review may contain spoilers. I can handle the truth.
this is a story about a little girl and little boy growing up and entering the real world. the girl is shocked at how much more messy the world is than what she thought, while the boy is excited at the thought of having so much more power as an adult.
the sets and costumes are fantastic, and the actors are clearly all having a great time. but the plot fails to say anything meaningful.
much of the world is…