In a departure from the original cartoon, the new film has Jem as an orphan who goes on an musical scavenger hunt after becoming an internet sensation.
It looks like one part Philip K Dick, one part Terry Gilliam and just a hint of George Orwell tossed in for extra flavor. The animation on this movie is nothing less than stunning. Here’s hoping the story is just as good.
Barrymore may not have made the cut in the quest to direct a Twilight sequel, but she’s finally got her directorial debut “Whip It” in the can and the first trailer has just been released.