Moana is an extremely emotive film. It is at turns funny, thrilling, and moving, but it’s always bracingly sincere. That sincerity comes through even in the storyboards.
Image: Disney Video: Jemaine Clement turned in a winning performance as Tamatoa, calling in a Tim Curry vibe to perform the dangerous collector deity who held onto Maui’s hook. Now, hear Clement perform the song in the language of the Maori people on which the narrative is based.
Considering the gush-fest that was Moana’s critical reception (and rightly so) you might think the Honest Trailers team would find it hard to rip the piss out of Moana. Thankfully they’ve found a way. Actually, they’ve found multiple ways.