Favorites like “Encanto” and “Flee” are jostling against smaller films such as “The Spine of Night” and “The Ape Star.”
When the songs kick in, the design is dialed up to 11. It’s a shame and an irony, then, that the songs themselves aren’t very memorable.
The film debuts on Netflix on August 6.
The Lin-Manuel Miranda musical was previously set for a theatrical release on June 4. A new date has not been announced.
Highlights: Three original works from Disney and Pixar, Apple’s entry into the animated features arena, and China’s growing role in international co-productions.
“Vivo” is being fast-tracked for a 2020 release.