Film Review — Lightyear

Toy Story-adjacent spin-off falls considerably short of top-tier Pixar.

Onscreen text at the start of Lightyear informs viewers that in 1995, a boy called Andy was given a Buzz Lightyear for his birthday; a toy inspired by a film. Lightyear is that film. Thus, the tenuous link with the original Toy Story is established, and thus begins an entirely superfluous to requirements…



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Simon Dillon

Novelist and Short Story-ist. Film and Book Lover. If you cut me, I bleed celluloid and paper pulp. Blog: