The wondrously eccentric, eco-conscious sensibility George Miller brought to his 2006 penguin-themed toon yields an altogether less remarkable Antarctic adventure in "Happy Feet Two."
Even as Oscar enthusiasts turn their attention to the best picture category this year, wondering how many contenders nomination day will bring, a similarly suspense is building in the toon race.
George Miller is beyond happy having made two "Happy Feet" features despite the extended absence behind the camera from one pic to the next.
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