Movie Review: Tomorrowland

By Terri

There is a terrible fight between two wolves… One is evil – he has anger, greed, self-pity, arrogance, lies, and inferiority. The other is good – he is truth, joy, peace, compassionate, kind and generous. Which wolf will win? … “The one you feed.”

Tomorrowland is a story meant for dreamers, optimists, and those who want to change the world. Through this adventurous and imaginative tale, Casey Newton (played by Britt Robertson) is selected by an Audio-Animatronic, Athena (played by Raffey Cassidy) to enter Tomorrowland and fix the future. With the reluctant help of Frank Walker (George Clooney), the three optimists re-enter Tomorrowland and figure out the world is focused on negativity, doom and gloom, all of our problems, and in turn they opt to attempt to change “which wolf the world is feeding” and focus on what will bring about a positive change.

Review

I have mixed feelings about this film. The storyline was a little choppy, and several ‘take away’ themes were attempted to be shown – be a dreamer, only the creative are sought after, choose to feed the good wolf, etc. World problems were identified (climate change, over-population, starvation) but despite repeated questioning from Casey of “How do …read more

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