Toys In The Attic (Na Pude)
Toys In The Attic (Na Pude) (2012)

The world of the attic is divided into the land of happy toys in the West and the Land of Evil in the East. The despotic Head of State rules over the Land of Evil with a band of sinister minions, insects and rotted vegetables. When the… More

Rated: PG
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Release Date: February 5, 2013
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Critic Score: 73% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Sheri Linden
Los Angeles Times

The narrative ... is mere scaffolding for Barta's richly realized world, a kind of hand-hewn 3-D cinema that's testament to the limitlessness of imagination.

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Manohla Dargis
New York Times

There may be a metaphor afloat here - something about the folly of those who devour their own - in between some glorious imagery and what is finally a sweet little story.

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Frank Swietek
One Guy's Opinion

Will probably appeal mostly to fans of strange animation like the Quay brothers' efforts, not to regular family audiences.

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Farran Smith Nehme
New York Post

The movie is passionately retro, but Barta shows his methods can create a world every bit as engrossing as the latest CGI.

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Alison Willmore
AV Club

It could itself be a dusty but treasured rediscovered artifact from another era.

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Todd Jorgenson
Cinemalogue.com

It feels like an experimental short subject stretched to feature length.

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Michael O'Sullivan
Washington Post

A strange, and not entirely successful, hybrid of a kiddie story and dark, mature themes.

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David Fear
Time Out New York

Barta's shorts are available on DVD; you're better off getting a dose of the uncut goods.

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John Beifuss
Commercial Appeal (Memphis, TN)

The pithy American-release title seems intended to suggest a kinship between this film and the Pixar 'Toy Story' series. It might be more helpful to remember that the phrase 'toys in the attic' is a synonym for insanity.

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Greg S
When mother-figure doll Buttercup is kidnapped by an evil head (!), the other toys go on a surreal journey through the old home to rescue her in this Czech… More