Turning Red is an American film that is computer-animated and is prominently made in the genre of comedy. The film was released a few days back only. The audience believes that the film is able to convey a very strong message in a fun and humorous way.
The film is directed by Domee Shi and the screenplay is done by Julia Cho and Domee Shi herself. The indulging and entertaining story of the movie is written by Domee Shi, Julia Cho, and Sarah Streicher. The production of the film is done by Lindsey Collins under the production companies of Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios. The main distributor of the movie is Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. This movie is the first-ever Pixar film which is completely directed by a woman.
In the remaining article, you will get to know more details about the movie and also whether you should stream or skip it.
What is the Plot of Turning Red?
Turning Red basically revolves around a girl called Meilin or “Mei” Lee who is a 13-year old Chinese and Canadian student. The plot of the film is set between 2002 and 2003 in Toronto, Canada. One day Meilin makes a horrifying discovery about herself. She finds out that whenever she gets too excited or too stressed, she turns into a giant red panda from a human being.
But as soon as she calms herself, she turns back into a human from a red panda. Ongoing into more depth about why all this happens, she is able to find out the reason. The reason behind all this is because the ancestors of Meilin shared history with the species of giant red panda due to a curse that they got.
Apart from this she also learns that she can get rid of this curse if she performs a special ritual on a specific night. But Meilies bad luck follows her and on that specific night, her favorite boy band 4*Town coincides. Now Meilin has to choose between her favorite boy band or getting rid of the curse.
Is Any Trailer of Turning Red Available?
Reading about the plot, if you are curious to know more about the film in a visual way, you need not worry. This can be done by having a look at the trailer of the film. The official channel Pixar released the trailer of Turning Red on YouTube.
The trailer premiered on November 17, 2021, and since then it has got over 3 million views and 396K likes. The trailer has a complete duration of 2 minutes and 24 seconds. So, if you want to know more about the plot and synopsis, you can head on to watch the trailer.
Should You Stream it or Skip it?
Now comes the main and prominent question of whether you should watch the movie or not. Though an animated film, this Pixar creation has amazing animation, a very good way of conveying the story, and above all is the crucial message that it conveys through the means of animation.
The main motive of the movie is to casually yet potentially bring out the issues that women face and go through in their everyday life. Being an animation doesn’t mean it only belongs to kids, but it is equally important and potential for the parents and adults as well. So in my opinion, Turning Red is definitely worth a watch and you should not skip it. The movie got 95% votes on Rotten Tomatoes.
When and Where Can You Watch Turning Red?
Turning Red is all set to release on March 11, 2022, Friday on the OTT Platform of Disney Plus.
The time for the release will be 3:00 a.m. ET according to the Eastern Time one. Before this, Turning Red was released in the Theaters on February 21, 2022. The language of the release will be English. The movie will have a running time of around 1 hour and 30 minutes. So, you can watch this brilliantly directed movie from March 11, 2022, on Disney Plus.