…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…

…Get Reel

As we head into Earth Day weekend Flick Friday is going green. It’s not easy being green, but it is easy to find a green-themed movie. Some are more subtle with their messages than others. Whether they’re painting with all the colors of the wind or trying to outrun the effects of climate change taking…

…paint with all the colors of the wind

Wait, wait, wait…something’s wrong here. That title is clearly a nod to the quite often overlooked (albeit historically inaccurate) Disney princess classic Pocahontas. Where did Avatar come from? Well, I’d like to ask Mr. Cameron the same question.  Love the animation by the way, beautiful work by Weta. Regardless of where they came from, it seems…