Jason (jcreed) wrote,

Saw "Brave" with K up in the east village. Visuals: lovely. Story: Not bad, but sadly, as the reviews that I'd read hinted, a lot more Disney than Pixar. Violations of the princess-fairy-tale norms such as the absence of any romantic subplot and the fact that Mom heroically and cleverly saves the day were appreciated though.
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    Well I am certainly glad I saw Arrival so that I get the wug joke in http://languagelog.ldc.upenn.edu/nll/?p=29480#more-29480

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    Saw "Arrival". It did have some nontrivial linguistics content, but it still felt kind of wrapped up in a discernible layer of Hollywood Woo. The…

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    Had some dinner at Aliada with akiva and sasha and K, and afterwards saw Herzog's "Aguirre, the Wrath of God" in Socrates park. Enjoyably bleak.

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