The New CARS 3 Trailer Erases Any Doubt It’s Not A Full-On Sports Movie Rocky McQueen
I’m not a big fan of Cars. I like how stupid Cars 2 is. I love Cars Land at Disney California Adventure. I would not consider myself someone that would ordinarily be excited for Cars 3. With all that said, I’m actually looking forward to Cars 3.
The big reason is because they’ve found a story angle that finally makes perfect sense for this professional athlete. It’s a sports movie. And not only is it a sports movie, it’s a sports movie about an over-the-hill athlete who tries to take on the next generation. It’s like Rocky III, but with cars.
I couldn’t help but actually get emotional at the moment the little kid yells Lightning McQueen’s name, probably because little kids actually do love the shit out of Lightning McQueen. I love the idea of this character being broken and trying to come back and fight against a new generation of technologically advanced cars. That’s interesting, and it’s probably the best way they could take the Cars franchise.
I’m so high on Cars 3 that I’m legitimately wondering whether it’ll convert me into an actual fan of Cars 1. I don’t want to get too ahead of myself though.
This past week The Dark Knight Rises came out on DVD and Blu Ray and people gobbled it up. Anybody who didn’t see it is probably going to see it soon. And since there was little in theaters this past week we decided to discuss the movie once again. Join Jon Xavier, Donovan Farnham and […]