VOD: Legend of Korra

Review: What do you really need to know here?  The sequel series to Avatar: The Last Airbender hits it right out of the park in almost every way that matters.  Characters are complex, charming, and surprising.  The visuals are amazing.  The animation is unparalleled.  The story is compelling and well told.  Lead character Korra is […]

Film: Brave

Review: The further Pixar gets from animated toys, the less they seem to understand how to tell a compelling character drama.  This is not altogether a unique issue for storytellers.  Telling character stories about toys or animate cars or intelligent fish involves a certain degree of translation.  The characters in these stories are analogues to […]