So cute it appears like he was engineered in a lab, Disney’s mute pachyderm makes use of his big eyes and greater mudflaps to endlessly expressive impact, as he rises from beleaguered whipping boy to star of the present in 64 wonderful minutes. The fantastic thing about Buzz Lightyear is that, beneath the superficiality of the preliminary premise he’s an totally delusional toy who thinks he is a real Space Ranger there’s real emotional depth and endless capacity for reinvention. Witness Toy Story three’s neat reprogramming gag, wherein Buzz turns into a flamenco-flecked Spanish-language toy, complete with a watch for the women and neat dance moves.
Yes, when you fail to invite her to your subsequent soiree, she’ll most likely curse your baby to a future as Sarah Palin or one thing. OK, so technically she’s a fairy, which sounds neither scary nor powerful, but this girl is to regular … Read MoreRead More