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Quirky 'Home,' with Jim Parsons and Rihanna, keeps it too light
Quirky 'Home,' with Jim Parsons and Rihanna, keeps it too light

As a certain Boov, buoyantly voiced by that alien life force Jim Parsons, might say: Best silly ever is to be having in "Home." The new animation 3-D pop from DreamWorks is breezy, sentimental and quirky. That it is also somewhat slight is only a minor bother. It helps that the extraterrestrial Boovs are a pretty relatable bunch. The aliens invading Earth in "Home" are best known for their habit of conflict avoidance at all costs, a trait they unknowingly share with so many of our species. Though Parsons' brand of comedy has long made the nerd life lovable on the critically acclaimed CBS sitcom "The Big Bang Theory," the actor takes humanizing —...

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