Frozen (2013)

Frozen (2013)
Way Down North The newest film from Walt Disney Animation Studios, Frozen finally expresses the much overdue full impact of the Pixar revolution at the studio where the animated feature was born.  There’s a moment late in the film when the rugged hero, Kristoff rushes to attempt to save Anna, the film’s heroine. The town ...

Brave (2012)

Was Sarah Jane Brave? Given the cinephilic nature of Pixar films, I thought I had Brave (Brenda Chapman and Mark Andrews, 2012) all figured out by watching the trailer. A young girl, Merida, struggling against the imperatives of medieval princesshood, enters an archery tournament to prove to her mother her skills in a man’s world, ...