Alice in wonderland is a great film its characters are really good at trying to get you to close your eyes and sit on the edge of your seat i think alice in wonderland is a great film and i can't wait until it is out on dvd holly, 10, edinburgh, scotland it's one of the coolest films of the year and. Reviews box office heat vision roundtables afci global directory but even the filmmaker's trademark winsomely outlandish style doesn't prepare you for the thoroughly enjoyable spectacle that is his alice in wonderland. Alice in wonderland directed by: tim burton written by: linda woolverton (screenplay), lewis carroll (books) starring: mia wasikowska, johnny depp as the next major 3-d film from a visionary director, many people are looking to tim burton's alice in wonderland for answers to some of these questions. The film looks incredible and i'll point out again that unless you're going with kids, who seem to have a fascinating addiction to 3d, see it in 2d i very rarely would see a film twice in the theater, the cost alone puts me off, but with alice in wonderland i can't help myself.
Alice in wonderland 19-year-old alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns writers: linda woolverton, lewis carroll starring: mia wasikowska, johnny depp and helena bonham carter alice in wonderland film review. Film review alice in wonderland disclaimer: this essay has been submitted by a student this is not an example of the work written by our professional essay writers if you need a professional help, send us your essay question and our qualified writer will help you to create an answer. Alice in wonderland is a 2010 american fantasy adventure film directed by tim burton from a screenplay written by linda woolverton.
Burton's last film, sweeney todd: the demon barber of fleet street, was a bracing excursion into victorian melodrama, and it was inevitable that his interest in mythology and the adolescent imagination would eventually attract him to lewis carroll's alice in wonderland. The tale of alice in wonderland is nothing new, but the tone of the tale is rightly suited for a visionary like burton i've heard enough reviews of his other while the film was light hearted, i would have loved to see a certain darkness really extended upon maybe even in the mad hatters characters more. Family, kids, fantasy director: tim burton starring: timothy spall, johnny depp, crispin glover and others 19-year-old alice returns to the magical world from her childhood adventure, where she reunites with her old friends and learns of her true destiny: to end the red queen's reign of terror. Yet the first hour of his alice in wonderland, a 3-d adaptation -- part animated, part live action -- of lewis carroll's two alice books, offers both narrative early on, a 19 year old alice (mia wasikowska) sulkily rides in a carriage to a gathering at a stately home it gradually dawns on her that this is her. Even more promisingly, his film isn't yet another retelling of lewis carroll's oft-adapted story, but rather an original sequel, picking up several years after the events chronicled in both alice's adventures in wonderland and through the looking glass with a now-grown alice (played by mia wasikowska.
Director: tim burton starring: mia wasikowska, johnny depp, anne hathaway and others. Links to our reviews of films playing the chicago international film festival as a young reader, i found alice in wonderland creepy and rather distasteful alice's adventures played like a series of encounters with characters whose purpose was to tease, puzzle and torment her. Alice in wonderland is a 2010 fantasy adventure film directed by tim burton, written by linda woolverton, and stars mia wasikowska, johnny depp, helena bonham carter, anne hathaway, crispin glover, michael sheen, and stephen fry. Review yet another bizarre film from the mind of burton, alice in wonderland is a pretty good film with its furthering of the original plotline seen in the original novels rather than alice falling down the rabbit hole and discovering wonderland, or underland as it's actually called, for the first time, she's. Alice in wonderland has been filmed many times, most famously under the disney banner as both an animated feature and as an expensive 3d excuse to the film opens with alice (viola savoy) playing with her cat and then wandering down by the river she falls asleep and in her dreams she travels to.
Featured in brief film reviews: alice in wonderland (2010) see more » soundtracks string quartet op i came out of the theater wondering if it were just the mediocre script or the director who had failed to meet my expectations the best part of this movie is probably johnny depps portrayal of the. Thematically, alice in wonderland is an ideal adaptation for tim burton it allows him to continue his career-long obsession with exploring the squishiness the problem with alice, and the problem that has plagued so many of the director's films lately, is that -- unlike beetlejuice or edward scissorhand.
Me comparing the 1951 and 2010 disney alice in wonderland movies helena can bonham by carter anyday -) enjoy shout-out to channels: cheergal365. The film i choose to write a critical review of is alice in wonderland (2010) the genres of the film have aspects that are adventure, action, adventure, comedy, fantasy, animation, kids, science fiction and family the original novel written in 1865 by the english author charles lutwidge dodgson with. In burton's film alice is now a 19-year-old girl who has forgotten about her childhood journey into underland (she misheard it as 'wonderland') and once more takes a trip down the rabbit-hole after ducking out on an engagement proposal that has been carefully arranged for her. This review of alice's adventures in wonderland gives reader's insight into the plot of one of the most beloved children's stories alice's adventures in wonderland is a charming, light book, that reputedly pleased queen victoria she asked to receive the author's next work and was swiftly sent a.
There is no doubt the film is visually beautiful, from production design, costume and make-up and, of course, the cgi whether or not carroll fans will enjoy the experience as although a question mark still remains over the effectiveness of the 3d format, in alice in wonderland it worked surprisingly well. Visually stunning, yet emotionally vacuous, alice in wonderland again seems a better idea in theory than in actuality tim burton remains one of cinemas most unique visualists, but his ability to convey true emotion on the screen remains patchy at best. It might be that alice in wonderland's status as being apart from walt's personal favorites (and no one can argue the evidence that the mad hatter's tea party is the most vomit-inducing ride in disneyland) is how much it refuses to adhere to the binding, conservative disney archetypes. Alice in wonderland - film review the bottom line - dazzlingly wonderful duration: 109 min director tim burton teams up with screenwriter linda woolverton (beauty and the beast, the lion king) to deliver this magnificent, visually stunning movie that is not only one of his best, it indeed is a.