Encanto (Spanish for charm) is not without its namesake. There’s an earnestness in its modesty. A simple tale about community and belonging, with a soundtrack that grows on you as you replay some of its more catchy tunes.
Frozen 2 has clearly factored in the growth of their audience. The world is bigger, the themes darker and far more mature. It’s been 6 years since we first built a snowman and now the filmmakers are asking us to embrace the inevitability of change.