House of Magic

With its cute ginger kitten hero and a captivating supporting cast of quirky magical automata charming Belgian-made animated adventure The House of Magic will leave young viewers purring. Compared with Disney and Pixar’s best efforts, the script and voice cast are a little lacklustre, it has to be said, but when the plucky young cat joins forces with a collection of clockwork gizmos and some other animals to defend a retired magician’s rambling mansion from his scheming estate agent nephew, the animation has such zip that it’s easy to forgive the film’s flaws.

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Certificate U. Runtime 82 mins. Directors Jeremy Degruson, Ben Stassen.

Released on Blu-ray 3D, Blu-ray, DVD by StudioCanal on Monday 17th November.

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