Disney Channel’s original animated series, Phineas and Ferb are BACK after a five year endless summer vacation. However, this time it’s Candace who gets the spotlight in the feature film, Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe, premiering exclusively on Disney+ August 28th. Is this new movie kid-friendly? I’m breaking down all of the thematic elements in my Parent Movie Review to help YOU decide if it’s safe for kids. As always, no spoilers!
Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe Review
“I know what we’re going to do today!” In fact, it’s such a beautiful day to reminisce with a bit of nostalgia. The new Phineas and Ferb movie will appeal to those who grew up watching the beloved Disney Channel original series, and kids like mine, who are looking for a fun, uplifting family film with lots of laughs and catchy tunes! Adults will even be fond of the uniqueness of this film because it will allow them to escape their own universe. Honestly, it’s a breath of fresh air, and I think we could all use a little bit of that right now.
Candace is in the spotlight in the NEW Phineas and Ferb Movie!
While Candace’s character is well-known for trying to “bust her little brothers,” this time it’s her moment to shine! The movie starts off in the typical Phineas and Ferb fashion. That’s right, the brothers are back to their usual shenanigans, and naturally getting away with it!
However, things change up a bit when Candace thinks a giant spaceship is one of her brothers latest creations. Turns out, this spaceship is the real deal, and she and Vanessa are literally sucked up into it and taken to a faraway planet!
Low and behold, Phineas and Ferb are upset about their sisters abduction and immediately set off on a plan to rescue her! Buckle up, because this adventure is action packed and filled with belly laughs that will keep your family engaged from start to finish!
Phineas and Ferb’s New Movie is a Big Dose of Nostalgia!
That’s right! Fans will not be disappointed as all of your favorite, original characters are back in this feature film! There’s even some great banter between Dr. Doofenshmirtz and Isabella that will have you rolling with laughter! But don’t think this movie is just for the laughs. There’s more substance to this film, and it provides very relatable content.
Is Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe Kid-Friendly?
While this is an animated movie, that doesn’t always make it 100% kid-friendly. However, I think you’ll be happy with this one. This movie is very family friendly and appropriate for all ages. Clocking in at 84 minutes, little ones won’t get bored with this one! They will love the catchy songs and fun nature of the film. There are no language concerns or adult content. Overall, it’s a great escape the whole family will enjoy. There is also a wonderful message concerning the relationship between siblings that will be appreciated. It might make your own children see their “annoying” siblings in a different way.
Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe Synopsis:
Stepbrothers Phineas and Ferb, their older sister Candace, Perry the Platypus and the Danville gang are back together again in “Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe,” an out-of-this-world animated adventure from Disney Television Animation. Executive-produced by Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh. The movie centers on Phineas and Ferb as they set out across the galaxy to rescue Candace, who after being abducted by aliens, finds utopia in a far-off planet, free of pesky little brothers.
Phineas and Ferb The Movie: Candace Against the Universe contains everything we love about the beloved animated series. Comedic relief, catchy tunes, and loads of nostalgia! Set off on your own mission with your family and stream this feature film on Disney Plus August 28th!
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