World War Z trailer

It’s been a while since I saw a trailer that made my palms sweat.

I’m a big fan of Max Brooks’s novel. It looks like this is nothing like it. I’m okay with that.



Some further thoughts on Wreck-it Ralph




                           

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Curt Holman writes:

about 30 minutes in, I wondered to myself, “Is this going to be a kid’s film with no ‘real’ bad guy?”

Conceptually, Wreck-it Ralph is a close relative of Toy Story, and a comparison of their respective plots is instructive.  Spoilers obviously follow.

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A note on Wreck-it Ralph

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to the Disney Animation folks on their brand-new hit. It is charming, witty, funny and entertaining.

Noteworthy to me is Ralph’s in-game backstory.  It’s not really a spoiler, since it’s not really discussed at length in the movie, but I will hide it under the fold nevertheless for the sake of decency.



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