Friday Movie: Jason and the Argonauts January 22, 2021January 17, 2021 Children/Culture/Film 1 min read Share this Facebook Messenger Twitter Pinterest Whatsapp Email PGMantel Latest posts Raised in a home filled with books on Western civilization, P.G. Mantel became a lover of history at an early age. An amateur writer of verse, he makes himself useful as an editor for Men of the West. Friday Music: My Thoughts Be Bloody Sermon: Self-Respect and Self-Righteousness Video: H.P. Lovecraft’s “At the Mountains of Madness” (Part 10) Video: H.P. Lovecraft’s “At the Mountains of Madness” (Part 9) View all 2 Comments Although not as flawless, I still think these old stop-and-go animations look better than modern computer generated effects. I’d take that Titan scene over any modern Star Wars cartooney looking battle. Reply Agreed. I’m not certain whether it’s the technique itself or the high quality of all the other elements (acting, dialogue, music, editing, etc.) that makes the use of miniatures so convincing in this movie. Without believable characters and an engrossing story no amount of CGI wizardry will suffice to capture the viewer’s imagination. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Previous Story Radio: Much More Than AM/FM Next Story “I Want To Grow Food But My HOA Won’t Let Me…” Latest from Children How To De-feminize Boys Editor’s Note: A few years ago, we had a fairly popular article here on raising manly There’s Gold in Them Thar Dead Pines I don’t know about you, but events of the past couple months haven’t put me in In Defense of Family “You know what causes that, right?” When you show up anywhere in public with more than How to Pick a College So you’ve done the Dad thing and it’s almost time for your kid to go to Commie Colleges Want Your Kids Sending your kids to college is playing Russian roulette with their values and your relationship.