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Alice in Wonderland Ratings Quite Mixed

The infamous movie critic site, RottenTomatoes, have a combined Alice in Wonderland ratings of 54%! The consensus? Critics believe Tim Burton’s Alice sacrifices the book’s minimal narrative coherence — and much of its heart — but it’s an undeniable visual treat. Despite the not so favorable feedback, the movie managed to set a new record for March openings in North America as it earned around $41 million just on opening day.

Here are some reviews from different sites:

Gorgeously mounted but fundamentally humdrum, Tim Burton’s movie achieves sumptuous beauty with ease but fails to connect on a full-bodied emotional level, making for a pleasant but somewhat empty ride. – from Screen International

The movie’s strengths are the costumes, the makeup, the production design, the special effects, the vocal work and a terrific musical score by Danny Elfman that has a quality of magic and wonderment missing from the screenplay. – Entertainment Spectrum

…the visuals are overwhelming, the direction to most of the cast seems to be to chew the scenery, and we’re back to a movie being released in 3D for no discernible reason. – New England Movies Weekly

Alice is a really good time, as well as a great example of how 3-D can be effectively used as a tool to immerse us in imaginary worlds. – Aisle Seat

Then again, critics criticize because that’s their job. The best way to find out if these Alice in Wonderland ratings are true is to see it for yourself.


Mad Hatter Hat is in style today

mad hatter hat

Looking at the rising product trends I noticed something spooky! With only a few days before the Halloween, it comes as no surprise that so many people are actually searching for Mad Hatter hat perhaps for themselves or for their kids. In case you don’t know, a Mad Hatter hat is quite similar to the one worn by Johnny Depp as the Mad Hatter in the new Alice in Wonderland Movie.

It’s a 19th century topper is covered with multi layered black lace and 4 hat pins adorn the side, in colors that match the deep purple of the feathers, and the muted green tones of the long draping scarf. Made of: 100% Wool.

Price ranges from $30 to $80.