Brave's unbearable twist?
Hopes were high for Pixar's latest, which boasted their first female protagonist. But following an ad campaign that was extremely elusive about the particulars of the feature's plot, the critic community split on whether Brave
was a hit or a miss. Here at Cinema Blend we adored the movie, and were perplexed
by the hatred some od our peers felt for it. Ultimately, we determined
many detractors were outraged over the adventure's bear-centric plot twist. But while critics bickered about Brave
's place in the Pixar hierarchy of greatness, audiences were awed by Merida's fantastical tale, resulting in a box office of more than $535 million worldwide, awarding it the #7 spot for highest grossing film of the year. So, it appears the fates were with Brave