The colors, the blocking, the tracking, the cutting, and the framing are just so well thought-out and in relation to the dancing and the music… ugh, it’s perfect. Shoot, am I crying again?
Two hours and 30 minutes of soundtracks you probably know, played live by Hans and Friends, against a screen that looks like it’s playing the graphics from Ye Olde Windows Media Player.
We beg Disney for these live actions (and we may or may not demand .02% of all future proceeds).
If I could mash-up elements of La La Land with The Last Five Years, I think I would have the perfect musical.
I walked out feeling like I saw Moulin Rouge and La La Land give birth to a baby named The Greatest Showman.
Make this musical into a movie! We demand .02% of all future proceeds!
Pixar did its homework and I am blown away by what it has achieved.
I pledge allegiance to the man, the genius known as Lin Manuel Miranda.
The soundtrack was released on Spotify and my optimism died faster than the fall of a Disney villain.
Simply put, Moana is perfect.