Oct. 14th, 2015

liv: alternating calligraphed and modern letters (letters)
Reason for watching it: I have read a lot of analysis of the film, some strongly positive and some very angry, and I was curious to see it.

Circumstances of watching it: A nice relaxed evening with [personal profile] cjwatson and his younger two kids.

Verdict: Brave is a lovely story about a mother and daughter, and gorgeously animated, while I'm somewhat ambivalent about the Hollywood "Scottish" setting.

detailed review, with spoilers, mentions child abuse and racism )

Reading Wednesday: Still reading and enjoying The Dervish House by Ian McDonald; nothing much more to report.

Soundbite

Miscellaneous. Eclectic. Random. Perhaps markedly literate, or at least suffering from the compulsion to read any text that presents itself, including cereal boxes.

Top topics

September 2017

S M T W T F S
     12
345 6789
10111213141516
17 181920212223
24252627282930

Expand Cut Tags

No cut tags

Subscription Filters