Visually, “Life of Pi,” which mixes real tigers with computer-generated effects almost seamlessly (Claudio Miranda, who shot “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” was the cinematographer), is like nothing seen onscreen in some time. The 3D in particular is the best since perhaps “Avatar.”
Pretty much loved “Life of Pi,” which was what “Hugo” should have been. It’s large-scale blockbuster filmmaking from an auteur who knows what he’s doing. Read more here.