This was the odd one of the group. What a charming 3-D animation of
a guy who secretly loves taking a ballet class on Saturday
mornings! The animation was not absolutely perfect, but extremely
expressive, whimsical and musical! I thoroughly enjoyed this. Very
uplifting. It was actually filmed in 3-D. See the entire 2-D ... Continue reading ...
Posted by Jean Jessup on Saturday, April 16, 2011,
This stop-motion animated short faithfully retells O'Henry's story
of the Gift of the Magi. This classic story is about a very poor
couple. The wife has beautiful long hair and the husband has a gold
watch. The husband sells his gold watch for a beautiful accessory
for her hair and she sells her hair for a nice chain for his watch.
I loved the detail on the animated set pieces. But I found the
animation at times choppy or non-existent and at other times very
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