What better way to ring in the holidays than with the rise and fall and rerise of Robert Downey Jr.? How about a DOUBLE LENGTH EPISODE?
This week, a flick somehow infinitely more sensitive and heartfelt than the thousands of other Manpain Revenge Movies that ripped it off. I cannot believe I somehow missed watching this as a teenager.
Some rascally kids spend two years locked in an attic and get up to good, wholesome fun. Really though, we’re talking about a VC Andrews story. So….heads up for discussion of sexual assault, child abuse, and incest. Links below the cut.
Remember when Cars 2 came out, and everyone was like “PIXAR HAS HIT BOTTOM, WE NEVER THOUGHT IT WOULD HAPPEN?” This is that but for Disney.
The one about the rabbits. You remember the rabbits, don’t you? Happy Halloween!
A stop motion animated flick about the moving friendship between an adult man and a little girl. I guess “not as twee or creepy as the premise implies!” wouldn’t be a very good pull quote for the box.