Punarvasu Pendseon 21st Aug 2019, 11:11pm | Permalink
I didn't notice this before, or I would have responded much earlier.
This was a really interesting point you put across. Yes, the live-action movie did make Simba look less friendly than the original animated version. I'll keep that in mind when I write another review for a movie directed at children.
Life throws us a curve-ball sometimes, when the familiar path we tread is suddenly revamped or replaced by something newer, often made possible by technology. Oftentimes we tend to resist this change and hold on to our memories, because nostalgia is one helluva drug. So on trudged 26-year-old me with anticipation, with the six-year-old me following with apprehension.
For a second time in under a month (after Toy Story 4), Disney has ripped apart our inherent cynicism when it comes to Hollywood and its various marketing departments. Director Jon Favreau is back with another live-....