I’ve only seen this once so this won’t be an extremely in-depth review or anything but I just had to share my thoughts on this film. It truly has cast a spell on me that I haven’t felt in a long time from a movie. I had actually seen the trailer several times before other arthouse movies but still had no idea what to expect from the plot even as I was watching the actual film. This is like the…
The biggest insult to people who have a genuine love/passion for movies I’ve seen in a long LONG time. Not a single ounce of effort, imagination, care, or soul is found in this utterly lifeless remake that is completely stripped of all the magic the original gave us. Oh, and the visuals are BAD. Like.. genuinely appalling. Do the animals look *somewhat* realistic? Sure... But the utter lack of emotion on every single animal’s face only adds to the sense…
“You know what kind of plan never fails? No plan. No plan at all. You know why? Because life cannot be planned.”
Where to even begin... I’ve now seen this astonishing little film three times in the cinema and there’s still so much to digest so please bear with me as I try to collect my thoughts and form them into something somewhat cohesive and interesting as this film has already been reviewed to death.
Let’s start with the obvious.…