FILE - In this file image released by Disney-Pixar, characters, from left, Anger, voiced by Lewis Black, Disgust, voiced by Mindy Kaling, Joy, voiced by Amy Poehler, Fear, voiced by Bill Hader, and Sadness, voiced by Phyllis Smith appear in a scene from the animated film, "Inside Out," in theaters on June 19. (Disney-Pixar via AP, File)
When I first heard the concept of “Inside Out,” this week’s fabulous new Pixar animated film, I thought, “well, that sounds interesting, but I’m not sure how they’re going to carry it through for an entire movie.” After watching the movie and seeing how masterfully the writers, directors and animators were indeed able to carry the concept through, I realized that I’ve had this same worry about Pixar films time and again.
■ Kenai Performers present "Someone Save My Baby Ruth or, Foil that Villain," a melodrama by Billy St. John, directed by Terri Burdick, on July 4, as part of the City of Kenai's Fourth of July celebration. Two shows: 1 and 3 p.m.
I remember being home from college in the summer of 1993 when “Jurassic Park” came out. My girlfriend and I headed to the mall to see the adaptation of a best-selling dinosaur thriller by Michael Crichton, directed by Steven Spielberg. She...