Moana review 2

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/moana

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WHAT ARE YOU WAITING FOR, GO SEE IT ALREADY!!!!

Did I mention the Rock can actually sing?

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And if you’re still Maui impaired, brush on your mythology…

Described by Hawaiian musician and activist Israel “Bruddah Iz” Kamakawiwo’ole as the Hawaiian Superman, Maui is one of the most prominent figures in Polynesian mythology and a perfect character to accompany Moana on her seafaring adventures. Let’s delve a little deeper into the accomplishments Maui mentioned in the trailer, and a few others that could be included in the movie:

http://moviepilot.com/posts/3964265

While Dwayne Johnson and the animators are awesome… (and the Rock is half Samoan, so if he was irritated by Disney’s portrayal of a cultural hero, you bet someone would have heard about it!) …there are some earlier versions of Maui that are a bit different:

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Hey, I think Disney borrowed THAT hook design?

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but then, the Rock… yep!

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