Believing in something and determined to prove they can succeed is a great passion for a child. In animated adventure Over The Moon a young girl wants to prove the existence of a legend.
The musical comes from one of the best animators Glen Keane who director some of the big Disney favourites like Aladdin, Beauty And The Beast. Both films with memorable songs and guess what, this one is also a musical!
Cathy Ang, who plays the young girl in question Fei Fei who is determined to prove the legendary Moon Goddess exists. She has a passion for science and builds a space rocket to take her to the moon.
There’s no promise this will have memorable songs like Keane’s previous films. However the film looks exciting, empowering especially for girls. Encouraging discovery and invention at the same time , this could easily could have been a Disney film. Netflix have released the film’s final Trailer, check it out…
Fueled with determination and a passion for science, a bright young girl builds a rocket ship to the moon to prove the existence of a legendary Moon Goddess. There she ends up on an unexpected quest, and discovers a whimsical land of fantastical creatures. Directed by animation legend Glen Keane, and produced by Gennie Rim and Peilin Chou, Over the Moon is an exhilarating musical adventure about moving forward, embracing the unexpected, and the power of imagination.
The film also stars the voices of Phillipa Soo (Chang’e), Robert G. Chiu (Chin), Ken Jeong (Gobi), John Cho (Dad), Ruthie Ann Miles (Mom), Margaret Cho (Auntie Ling), Kimiko Glenn (Auntie Mei), Artt Butler (Uncle), and Sandra Oh (Mrs. Zhong).
Over The Moon will be released globally on Netflix from 23rd October.