I’ve always wanted to go to Cirque du Soleil but when I was living tantalisingly close to an Australian production the budget just didn’t allow for a heartfelt indulgence. Roll-up, roll-up to the movie edition and I’m there with ticket and popcorn in hand to enjoy the spectacular.
The Rise of the Guardians movie brings together the fantastical skills of five of our imagination’s heart loved characters to fight fear on behalf of the children they love and protect. Initially Team Fantasy is headed up by Santa Clause, the Tooth Fairy, the Easter Bunny and the Sandman.
While many Tolkien fans will be waiting patiently for the end of 2013 to resume their Hobbit quest there are more high calibre fantasy based 2013 movies in this year’s journey if these are any example. Take a step into your dreams and enjoy the work of some master story tellers.
If you’re looking to write a movie script, novel or make your song lyrics more than a syrupy sick commercial jingle then you need to find the essence of story.
So how does a survival movie fare with a pack of hungry wolves hunting their human prey?