A re-imagining of "Peter Pan" from the point of view of Wendy Darling, who finds herself lost on a mysterious island where aging and time have come unglued. She must fight to save her family, her freedom and the joyous spirit of youth.
Perhaps the problem is that we've finally reached a point within the broader culture wherein someone playing a classic children's or literary story straight without attempting multiple layers of clever-clever deconstruction, meta-analysis and grittiness have become the more interesting and radical approach. In any event, script issues and a sense of overfamiliarity makes 'Wendy' a slog. - Jake Watt Read Jake's full article... https://www.maketheswitch.com.au/article/review-wendy-visually-striking-narratively-clunky