Movie Thoughts: Lightyear

Adrien Carver
2 min readJun 26, 2022

It’s better than the reviews/publicity. But it starts off with a message to the audience about how this was Andy’s favorite movie and that’s why Buzz was his favorite toy and it came out in 1995. And it really seems unnecessary. Like, just let it be what it is. Don’t start your movie off telling us it was a major hit in another universe. That’s too much expectation right off the bat. We don’t need you to remind us this is a Toy Story spin-off. We’re already in our seats, paid for.

The other “controversy” — the gay kiss — is the equivalent of, “Oh, you got some shit on your lip…” from…

Adrien Carver

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