This is one of the most special and important animated movies to me. It's a classic example of being perfectly underestimated. Both the movie and it's rotund protagonist are anticipated by most to be a goofy, shambolic collection of pratfalls, but both turn out to be so much more.
Jerome McIntosh of GameBurst joins Sharon and I to discuss what may be the pinnacle of Dreamworks' animated achievements to date, and to me, certainly rivals the best of Disney, pixar and Studio Ghibli.
Next week: Kung Fu Panda 2, followed I'm sure at some point by Kung Fu Panda 3.