Call for Essays About Any Aspect of Popular Culture, Present or Past

Simon Wells

Reviews

Wednesday, August 10 2011

'Mars Needs Moms' and Disney Needs Writers

Though Disney execs had the right idea when they greenlit a Berkeley Breathed book, they again blew off the most important step in the creative process: writing the script.


Thursday, March 10 2011

Mars Needs Moms

Mars Needs Moms underscores that the Supervisor is the Super Bad Mom, with a wizened face and screechy voice that make her more cartoonish and also more irritating than anyone else on screen.


Thursday, March 7 2002

The Time Machine (2002)

[In 'The Time Machine',] Alexander decides to go look for an answer, but going into the future (why, we'll never know).


Blogs

Friday, August 5 2011

'Mars Needs Moms' Needs Help...Lots of Help

Mars Needs Moms will go down in history as one of those "should have known better" efforts in an artist's oeuvre.


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