Dr. Seuss Summer! Conclusion


So Dr. Seuss Summer has come to a close. What have we learned this past month?

Despite the new additions to the Dr. Seuss canon, I’m still glad people enjoy his stories to this day. The new movies completely destroying the original morals, they’re still there. They are still there for kids to see, though not exactly the ones I remember learning when I was a kid.

The old animated shorts are very different than the newer movies. I do prefer the original shorts than the movies. They channel Dr. Seuss’s original intentions because, well, he worked on them! His insight brought us these wonderful little cartoons. As much as I hate the new ones, I always have the old ones to come back to.

See you later, Animators!

Oswald Reviews: The Lorax (2012 Feature Film)


Now we’re getting into the live action Seuss films. These films are known to be not as good adaptations of the original shorts and books, and I was crazy enough to watch them. These reviews will not be like the past few Seuss reviews I’ve done, with these going more in depth on why this film fails as both an adaptation and as a movie by itself. 

So let’s get started with my favorite story: The Lorax!

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