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FILM DETAILS
Certificate U
Cast
Jason Lee
Ross Bagdasarian Jr.
Janice Karman
David Cross
Justin Long
Cameron Richardson
Directors
Tim Hill
Screenwriters
Jon Vitti
Will McRobb
Chris Viscardi
Running Time
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Alvin And The Chipmunks

Plot
Singing chipmunks Alvin, Simon and Theodore are accidentally transported to LA in a Christmas tree. They befriend a songwriter (Lee) and long to be part of his family. But greedy music exec Ian Hawk (Cross) has other plans for the chipmunks.


Verdict
Fun musical numbers and cartoonish humour give way to a bland sermon about the evils of the music industry.


Reviewed by Anna Smith

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