The first question has to be why? Why does this movie exist? How much more can this character be squeezed dry for content? The sheer number of reboots retellings and remakes of this one story is getting to be cause for concern. 935 more words
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Snark + Sarcasm = what’s you’re about to read. This week: Why doesn’t anyone think of the children…when reviewing Pan so harshly?
If you’ve been following the reviews coming out of 2,612 more words
If you’ve ever found yourself pondering the origins of Peter Pan then you’ve already missed the point of J.M. Barrie’s eponymous Victorian fable of “The Boy Who Would Never Grow Up.” Peter Pan isn’t a character meant to be exposed for motivation, but instead is a beacon for our younger selves to invoke a perpetual childlike wonderment, a longing for continual innocence, and, of course, a sense of transcendental magic that invites an alleviation from our burdensome realities. 1,341 more words