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Trollhunters: Part 1 (2016)




Critic Consensus: Trollhunters manages to capture del Toro's enthusiasm for telling monster stories, in a youthful and more colorful fashion that may well earn him a new generation of fans.


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From the limitless imagination of acclaimed filmmaker Guillermo del Toro comes a tale of two worlds set to collide in the epic saga DreamWorks Trollhunters. When ordinary teenager Jim Lake Jr. stumbles upon a mystical amulet on his way to school one morning, he inadvertently discovers an extraordinary secret civilization of mighty trolls beneath his small town of Arcadia. Suddenly destined to play a crucial role in an ancient battle of good and evil, Jim is determined to save the world -- right after gym class.


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the best children's animation to come along since Avatar: The Last Airbender.

January 2, 2017 | Full Review…

While a simple story drives things along, the impressive visual flair del Toro brings prove compelling for fans of the creator, animation enthusiasts, and, of course, those valued kid viewers.

December 27, 2016 | Full Review…

Guillermo del Toro is renowned for his striking visual style and wild imagination that's often on display in his live-action films, but in Netflix's animated series Trollhunters, del Toro's vivid storytelling comes to life in the most colorful way yet.

December 27, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

Trollhunters is something to keep in mind over the holidays, some fun escapism that's easy to dive into.

December 23, 2016 | Full Review…

Trollhunters is an always engaging and often wildly entertaining addition to the kids fantasy genre.

December 21, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

This thoroughly enjoyable unlikely-hero tale is visually spectacular and delivers some familiar -- but always refreshing -- messages about heroism.

December 20, 2016 | Rating: 4/5 | Full Review…

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