OK, the story's familiar, and Jack Black can be a bit grating at times. But the screenplay is surprisingly good, Jack Black isn't that over the top (most of the time), and Randall Duk Kim and Angelina Jolie are both excellent in their supporting roles. Plus, the animation's superb.
I saw the San Francisco Mime Troupe perform Red State in Yerba Buena Gardens this afternoon. This hour-long show is surprisingly gentle in its political commentary, though quite merciless in its jabs at CNN. ( More...Collapse )