Walt Disney's 1953 animated classic Peter Pan has endured the generations with as much ageless charm as its title character.

Walt Disney's 1953 animated classic Peter Pan has endured the generations with as much ageless charm as its title character. All of the original principals—Peter, Tinkerbell, Captain Hook, and Wendy—return in this ambitious animated sequel, in which our hero leads Wendy's daughter Jane through an adventure to recover her sense of imagination. The original score, composed and conducted by Joel McNeely, is the kind of Disney orchestration that typically illustrates such fare: melodic and elegant but with bolts of whimsy to embellish the onscreen action. Talented trio BBMak also appears with a rollicking remake of the Lovin' Spoonful's "Do You Believe in Magic," while the ever-underrated Jonatha Brooke contributes the delicate "Second Star to the Right" and gorgeous "I'll Try," which both tout courage.—CT

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