…Break Through

When “Wreck-It Ralph” came out in 2012, its success seemed unlikely. What place did a retro video game villain and a glitching, candy land racer have in Disney’s animated kingdom? It turned out that this unlikely duo was a perfect pair and their surprising and sweet story broke through any preconceived notions. In “Ralph Breaks…

…leave it to chance

“Brave” marks the long-awaited arrival of a Pixar heroine and a welcome female touch to a summer of testosterone-heavy blockbusters. It is the story of a Scottish princess, but this isn’t your typical princess story. Although, truth be told, few modern princess stories are. Merida (Kelly Macdonald), a fiery spirit, a gifted archer, and a…