2004. USA. Dir: Andrew Adamson, Kelly Asbury, Conrad Vernon. With Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy. Animated. 92 min.
Welcome to the sun-kissed kingdom of Far Far Away! Take a tour of your favorite stars’ castles, or enjoy a hearty lunch at Friar’s Fat Boy restaurant. Watch out for ogres, talking donkeys, feline assassins, and hook-handed pianists voiced by Tom Waits. You may even find your Happily Ever After…
1998. USA. Dir: Barry Cook, Tony Bancroft. With Ming-Na Wen, Eddie Murphy. Animated. 87 min. 35mm print.
Coming at you swift as a coursing river, with all the force of a great typhoon, this Disney adventure flick tells the legend of the female warrior who disguises herself as a man and joins the Chinese army. With flowing animation, memorable musical numbers, and Murphy’s dragon antics, it’s a film worth fighting for.