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What a Wonderful ‘Jurassic World’

In November, I was worried.

The trailer for Jurassic World debuted and it looked like my beloved childhood franchise was up for a third round of sequel failure. I wrote an entire post about my misgivings. 

And I’m so glad I was wrong.  Continue reading What a Wonderful ‘Jurassic World’

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Thawed: 4 Reasons “Frozen” is a Story-Telling Failure

If you haven’t heard, Disney’s Frozen is a huge success. It has grossed over $1 billion since opening and swept through theaters and the Academy Awards, collecting 2 Oscars. Kids love it and adults sing along to it on the radio. Frozen is a smash, plain and simple.

And yet, it shouldn’t work.

Continue reading Thawed: 4 Reasons “Frozen” is a Story-Telling Failure