Was it delightful, cute, and charming? Absolutely. Did it make me think very hard? Not at all, and that’s fine.
2019 has felt like an incredibly long year, but in the case of cinema that’s been a very good thing.
Happy new year, Happy new decade. We move forward.
Raising Dion truly has its foundation firmly fixed in the right place, and is telling us the right story about how to raise a hero.
You might think to yourself, as I did, ‘wow, that’s a helluva of a message go out on a limb for but a big one: regular ol’ humans are monsters all their own.’ That thought is never going to be revisited or justified in any meaningful way.
You don’t owe Netflix, Hulu, Disney+ or any other company your subscription, time, or attention. There’s no cultural mandate anymore that you “have” to watch anything- if there ever was.
I’m sitting very comfortably tied for first place in my Thrones mortality pool, although I’m…