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Top 10 eco-disaster movies

By: Sarah Hicks on Oct. 16, 2009, 11:21 p.m.

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The sweet, romantic, Oscar shoo-in cartoon about a lonely trash-compacting robot makes its eco-point subtly and succinctly — it’s set in a future Earth that has become a garbage-covered wasteland, left to rot because fat, lazy humans ruined it. The hopeful ending — it is Disney movie, after all — reminds us it’s not too late to change.