Grinch 2018 First Look at Cindy Lou

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Re: Grinch 2018 First Look at Cindy Lou

Postby Dacey » November 9th, 2018, 12:46 am

Yes, the cutesy character (meant to be kinda creepy cute) who's in the movie for around 30 seconds (or less) totally meant the movie "didn't get" the message. :roll:
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Re: Grinch 2018 First Look at Cindy Lou

Postby James » November 12th, 2018, 10:38 am

I actually thought they did great with Horton. It's not like the Russian peasant allegory would have been topical in the 2000s, so I think a change to a more general moral with the same basic theme was appropriate.

The Lorax, however, was a mess! People might not see environmentalism as such a divisive issue if the centrists took control of the messaging over the wack-a-doodles!