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Friday, March 23, 2007
Action, Animation, Family
Patrick Stewart , Sarah Michelle Gellar, Chris Evans, Ziyi Zhang, Kevin Smith
The "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles" movie will be the first all CG animated movie in the history of the franchise. The PG-rated movie will derive its tone from the original comic-book series and will be grittier than the previous live action pictures.
TMNT (2007) | Review
Mending Broken Turtles (Broaddus)
“Upon this Leonardo, I will build my family.”Without shame, I admit that I have followed the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles since their beginning. Yes, this includes their over-sized comics from many, many (has it really been that many already?) years ago. When Kevin Eastman and Peter Laird created the characters, they were a parody of Frank Miller’s (The Dark Knight Returns) run on Daredevil. That’s why you have the turtles’ sensei named Splinter (after Stick, Daredevil’s sensei) and why their arch-nemesis, Shredder, leads a group called The Foot (rather than the group of ninjas Daredevil so often fought known as The Hand).
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