Fantastic Mr. Fox | A-

2009 | Wes Anderson

Creating a stop-motion animated adaptation of a children’s film and ensuring its multi-generational appeal is no easy task. A task so difficult it’s hard to think of a time when it’s ever been done. Of course there have been stop-motion animation successes such as Chicken Run and Corpse Bride, and there have certainly been adult adaptations of children’s books (Mel Stuart’s Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory, another Roald Dahl story, immediately comes to mind) but it’s hard to recall a merging of two incredibly difficult styles being executed not only together, but executed perfectly. Continue reading “Fantastic Mr. Fox | A-“

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Fantastic Mr. Fox | A-