Does Finding Dory Live Up to its Predecessor?

In ‘Finding Dory,’ a Forgetful Fish and a Warm Celebration of Differences via The New York Times

In ‘Finding Dory,’ a Forgetful Fish and a Warm Celebration of Differences
via The New York Times

Finding Dory review – fishy sequel awash with emotional manipulation via The Guardian

Finding Dory review – fishy sequel awash with emotional manipulation
via The Guardian

THE BASICS: A.O. Scott of the New York Times extols the film’s great visuals, even greater new characters, and its wonderfully new and creative message to its audience, whereas The Guardian’s Jordan Hoffman says that the sequel lacks originality, and is relentless in its delivery of the story’s trite moral.