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PG| 1 hr. 40 min.

Plot Summary
Merida (Kevin McKidd), the impetuous, but courageous, daughter of Scottish King Fergus (Robbie Coltrane) and Queen Elinor (Emma Thompson), is a skilled archer who wants to carve out her own path in life. Her defiance of an age-old tradition angers the Highland lords and leads to chaos in the kingdom. Merida seeks help from an eccentric witch (Julie Walters), who grants her an ill-fated wish. Now, Merida must discover the true meaning of courage and undo a beastly curse before it's too late.

Cast: Kevin McKidd , Emma Thompson , Robbie Coltrane , Julie Walters , Kelly Macdonald , Billy Connolly , Craig Ferguson , Sally Kinghorn

Directors: Mark Andrews , Brenda Chapman

Genres: Children, Adventure, Comedy, Animated

Distributor: Walt Disney, Pixar Animation Studios

Brave (2012)

Release Date: June 22nd, 2012|1 hr. 40 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 49 )
  • 88
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    A rousing, gorgeously animated good time. show more

  • 50
    Mick LaSalle San Francisco Chronicle

    In terms of story and emotional power, Brave comes up short. show more

  • 75
    Claudia Puig USA Today

    It's a lively, psychologically astute tale filled with humanity, wit and charming performances. show more

  • May 28, 2013 dragonlittle55
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    Great movie

  • December 28, 2012 ir00000000134082
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    After an hour I couldn\'t stay awake, so I left the room. Pretty boring!

  • November 20, 2012 re00000000132236
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    Excellent film for all ages.

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