PLANES: FIRE AND RESCUE
Lively & Adorable
Release Date: July 18, 2014
Starring: The Voices of Dane Cook, Julie
Bowen, Ed Harris, Patrick
Warburton, Teri Hatcher,
Regina King, Stacy Keach, Wes
Studi, Curtis Armstrong, Jerry
Stiller, Brad Garrett, Bryan
Audience: Children to adults
Distributor: Walt Disney Pictures/Walt
Director: Roberts Gannaway
Executive Producer: John Lasseter
Producer: Ferrell Barron
Writer: Jeffrey M. Howard
Address Comments To:Robert Iger, President/CEO, The Walt Disney Company (Walt Disney Pictures, Pixar, Marvel Studios, Touchstone Pictures, Hollywood Pictures)
Alan Horn, Chairman, Walt Disney Studios
500 South Buena Vista Street
Burbank, CA 91521
Phone: (818) 560-1000; Website: www.disney.com
Dusty loves racing, but he’s always pushing the boundaries. One day, Dusty finds out he must take a break from racing because one of his parts needs replacing. The problem is the part is so rare the mechanics may have a hard time finding it. Doubting this, Dusty flies away and pushes himself into the red zone. Even though he was told not to do this, his engine shuts off, and he spirals down. Hitting some things, Dusty starts a fire, and Mayday the firetruck must help put it out. The whole town starts to help. They are able to put the fire out, but they also find out they aren’t really completely equipped to do it. So, they decide they need a firefighter plane. Feeling bad, Dusty decides to step up and learn how to be a firefighter.
Being a firefighter is tough stuff, however. Dusty learns this is true when he goes to a place that fights fires daily. When arriving, Dusty meets Blade Ranger, head of the firefighting team. Blade is a harsh, strict leader who shows Dusty every time he’s doing something wrong. Dusty also meets Dipper, a very friendly girly firefighter who’s been a fan of Dusty’s for a long time. Dipper is so excited Dusty is now joining the firefighting team. As Dusty is learning, he must fly into real fires and learn he can’t make the calls, but must follow the direction of Blade. Will Dusty be able to humble himself and take directions?
PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE is well made animated movie that will keep the entire family enchanted and entertained. The animation is extremely well done, especially the fire, smoke and water. The characters are fun and lively and even relatable. The fire and smoke was so well done that it really provides the movie’s jeopardy and suspense. Both boys and girls will enjoy this story.
PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE has a strong moral worldview. Dusty has to learn to let go of his ego, and even his own safety, and be a team player. Thus, the movie has a message of sacrifice and humbling yourself. Despite a couple light scatological jokes, the whole family will really enjoy PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE. The first PLANES movie was an unexpected hit at movie theaters. If you liked that one, you may like this one even more.
PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE is a well-made animated movie that will keep the entire family enchanted and entertained. The animation is extremely well done, including the fire, smoke and water. PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE has a strong moral worldview. Dusty has to learn to set aside his ego and be a team player. Thus, the movie has a message of sacrifice and humbling yourself. Despite a couple light scatological jokes, the whole family will enjoy PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE.