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animated, as distinguished from a single drawing or sketch:
Disney perfected the live-action cartoon.
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The resort features activities for all ages, including a water park, a
interactive game and casual dining facilities.
Well, they had a movie before, but they finally have a
musical could ever match the miracles of anthropomorphism that occur here, or the fantastically sweeping scale.
The resulting movie has the feel and tone of a
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movies seem almost childish in comparison.
But anyway each unit is its own little operation and the pace is so different from a
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