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I've found that a certain charm still lingers days after, and goodness knows everything looks terrific. On the other hand, the script is weak, very cliched and formulaic.
I wasn't as enamored with Finding Nemo as many other people are I made the mistake of watching Studio Ghibli's Whisper of the Heart on the same day I watched Nemobut I don't remember that movie relying so heavily on sitcom routines and '80s movies like Doc Hollywood.
On a deeper level, Cars serves as a metaphor for the Pixar studio.
The film was made while the studio was ending their contract with Disney, and wondering what direction they should take. Could they break away, plow their own independent path, and cut a distribution deal with one of the other major studios?
Or should they stay with Disney, embrace the corporate behemoth with all its status and money and opportunity. So we can forgive Cars for offering an ending that's a bit of a copout.
It wants to thread the needle, to have it both ways.
I don't know if that's possible, and I'm unsure just how much freedom Pixar had in choosing to walk down the aisle with Disney the other studios balked at a deal.
But Lasseter and his crew have their optimistic hopes, and they've made their choice.
To his own credit, Lasseter received the thumbs-up from Miyazaki. Is there any other person, aside from family, whose opinion matters more to him? I wrote these comments on Sergio Leone and the Infield Fly Rulea great little movie blog that highlighted Conversations on Ghibli in a recent post.
So I decided to reprint my Cars thoughts here. Cough, shameless padding, cough. Oh, and for the record, don't change the name!Blurb offers a free suite of creative tools for any skill level. Make a book online with Bookify, offline with BookWright, or on the go with Blurb’s mobile app. You don't write anything.
The publisher will write the name of the book and the name of the author. Sometimes they also write a small blurb to entice people to read. You read the blurb on the back of a book to figure out if you want to shell out the extra bucks for the hardcover. You glance at the blurb on a DVD before deciding if that film is the one to enjoy that evening.
A good blurb provides a short summary or praise of a creative work, but it doesn’t give anything away.
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