Category: Animal: Shark

  • Kubo and the Two Strings. Dir. Travis Knight. Laika. 2016

    Kubo and the Two Strings. Dir. Travis Knight. Laika. 2016

    Figure 1: Kubo lifted in the air by wings made of origami birds. Kubo and the Two Strings follows a boy whose life is made even more extraordinary when a perilous adventure, which his mother has tried to save him from, accidentally finds him. Kubo can tell stories using the magical music of his shamisen…

  • The Shallows. Dir. Jaume Collet-Serra. Columbia Pictures. 2016.

    The Shallows uses the tale of Nancy (Blake Lively), a surfer alone and vulnerable in the picturesque coasts of Mexico only to be aggressively hunted by a great white shark with a taste for skinny blonde models (shock). Since¬†Jaws, sharks have become a symbol of fear – an immediate indication of danger within the cinematic…