Loading...
 

Hollywood Product: A Christmas Carol (1)

GENRE: CGI holiday drama

THE PITCH: Disney gives Charles Dickens’ classic holiday tale an animated makeover. Miserly Ebenezer Scrooge (Jim Carrey) is visited by ghosts who show him glimpses of his past, present and future in efforts to save his soul before Christmas.

MONEY SHOTS: It’s hard to pull away from the visual effects each of the ghosts utilize to show Scrooge various moments in time. Ghost of Christmas Past (Carrey) uses slingshot-ish flight sequences to take Scrooge to parts of his past. Ghost of Christmas Present (Carrey, again) hurls luminescent golden beads that turn the floor and walls translucent for he and Scrooge to spy on the present. The Ghost of Christmas Yet to Come (yup, you guessed it ... Carrey) uses ebon shadows to transport and frighten Scrooge back on to a righteous path.

Continue Reading "Hollywood Product: A Christmas Carol"

(Photo Courtesy Walt Disney Pictures)



More By This Writer

Article

Monday September 10, 2018 04:26 pm EDT
Director Jim Farmer reflects on Atlanta’s queer film festival | more...

Article

Friday August 24, 2018 05:00 am EDT
The cast of “Crazy Rich Asians” open up about what it means to take part in a film depicting Asian people and culture | more...

Article

Tuesday July 3, 2018 12:53 pm EDT
Having a day on the rapids is much closer than you think. | more...

Article

Friday June 8, 2018 04:23 pm EDT

Mondays nights in East Atlanta Village were relatively quiet. Now two weekly pop-up music events are trying to make Mondays a destination for good times and good music.

The Churchill Grounds jazz trio kicks off the evening’s session at Jazz-Art Martini Mondays at Ten Atlanta. Playing traditional jazz favorites, the trio continues a longstanding tradition of allowing local musicians and...

| more...

Article

Thursday May 10, 2018 09:58 am EDT
Get your show idea on TV! | more...
Search for more by Edward Adams

Cultural Festivals
N'hood Festivals
Film Festivals

Nightlife
Music
2020 Calendar



[Admin link: Hollywood Product: A Christmas Carol (1)]

Spider for Hollywood Product: A Christmas Carol (1)