Posts Tagged ‘The Adventures of TinTin’

"The Adventures of Tintin": More Tin Than Gold

by Radical Ravenon April 4, 2012
And unfortunately, that’s where my admiration ends. The film sloppily combines the plot of three of the most famous stories from the comic (“The Crab with the Golden Claws,” “The Secret of the Unicorn,” and “Red Rackham’s Treasure”). These stories were originally published over a four-year period with one other, different story coming in between […]

"GREAT SNAKES!" Steven Spielberg Returns to His Roots with "The Adventures of Tintin"

by Jeffrey Harrison December 21, 2011
When viewing a film, it is always best to leave one’s personal preferences and biases outside the theater. In my case, with The Adventures of Tintin, it’s a dislike of computer-generated motion-capture features. The issue is not necessarily the technology, but rather Hollywood filmmakers use of the technology to create “realistic” looking figures while often […]