I went to an advanced screening in September for The Good Dinosaur, and I personally did not care for it, other than it's breathtaking visuals. Overall, it left a bad taste in my mouth. I found a lot of the themes muddled and bizarre, aside from the fact that the story was kind of a bland hack of so many other family films.
With my friends at Reel World Theology, we discuss these aspects of The Good Dinosaur that left us with weird vibes, as well as our general love for Pixar films. You can listen to the podcast here: