Happy Feet (U)

PUBLISHED: 11:30 29 March 2007 | UPDATED: 11:43 06 May 2010

IN THE world of the emperor penguin singing is everything. And if you re a penguin who can t sing, like Mumble (Elijah Wood), you re nobody. That is, of course, unless you have a trick up your wing – and Mumble s is tap dancing. Happy Feet is basically a

IN THE world of the emperor penguin singing is everything. And if you're a penguin who can't sing, like Mumble (Elijah Wood), you're nobody.

That is, of course, unless you have a trick up your wing - and Mumble's is tap dancing.

Happy Feet is basically a song and dance routine dressed up as animation and it certainly doesn't set the world alight.

It's good, and it contains enough humorous moments to keep the kids happy, but audiences have come to expect much more from animated films. 3/5


If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Comet. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Latest from the The Comet