Category: Fantasy

Life of Pi (2012)

Life of Pi (2012)
Life of Pi exists at all is amazing, that it exists in such excellent form is a minor cinematic miracle. Based on an “unfilmable” book, centering almost exclusively on two characters, one of whom is a tiger, and almost exclusively in one small location… Continue reading “Life of Pi (2012)”

Inside Out (2015)

Inside Out (2015)
These emotional-beings (Joy, Sadness, Disgust, Fear and Anger) are our main characters, a combination tech-crew/board-of-directors guiding the day-to-day responses of young Riley in a manner that literalizes and mechanizes the concept of emotional development: The crew takes turns dealing out reactions… Continue reading “Inside Out (2015)”

Ted (2012)

Ted (2012)
Seth MacFarlane’s directorial debut is akin to his hit animated television series Family Guy. In other words, it is hit and miss. After wishing his teddy bear would come to life, John Bennett (Wahlberg) grows up with a talking bear called Ted (voiced by MacFarlane)… Continue reading “Ted (2012)”

The BFG (2016)

The BFG (2016)
Sophie (Ruby Barnhill) is an orphan in 1980s London with a case of insomnia. She wanders the halls of the orphanage in which she lives and reads late into the night. One night in particular, she looks out the window and sees a gigantic cloaked figure… Continue reading “The BFG (2016)”

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