His Dark Materials
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McNamara clearly agreed to do this interview as a way to take control of his own legacy. As much as he tried to appear to speak honestly about his career Morris' probing revealed McNamara to be a mostly uncomplicated and desperate man. So much of what he refuses to say speaks volumes about him and the things he did.
The movie has become so iconic and integral to the Disney "Brand" that discussions about its artistic merits have mostly been forgotten. That's a shame because this is the purest fairy tale adaption they ever did and the animation is truly stunning.
Outside of lowering the age of the central characters this plays out like most hard R coming of age comedies about the inevitability of change. Not to say that this kind of narrative doesn't have merit or that they aren't enjoyable but at a certain point they all start to feel the same.
A delightful oddity. With the exception of the presence of the Ruby Slippers, just about everything in the movie runs counter to the iconic 1939 film, which makes "Return to Oz" a sequel to nothing. The movie is even darker than the Baum books its based on.
The Brechtian representational elements work better than you'd think and everyone, from major star cameos to character actors are perfectly cast.