Pixar is braving into new territory; the dreaded prequel.
There might be feelings of reassurances from X-Men: First Class and Rise of the Apes (and let's go ahead and include Indiana Jones & the Temple of Doom for continuity's sake). Those, however, are the exceptions to the rule. Filling in the back-story blanks tends to do more damage than good. But... this is Pixar we're talking about. Cars 2 notwithstanding, have they really let us down before (Don't start with the revisionist history on A Bug's Life!)?
We'll find out next June with Monsters University, the prequel to 2001's beloved Monsters, Inc. taking Mike and Sully (Billy Crystal and John Goodman) back to their college days. No, I didn’t know monsters had to have college degrees to terrorize your kids either.
Disney has released four teasers (via Disney, Huffington Post, iTunes, and Yahoo! Movies) attached to Brave this weekend. Excessive if you ask me (Come on, fellas, just pick one and avoid this hit-whoring, attention-grabbing bullshit). Follow the links above if you actually want to spot the differences in all four. Below is just one. Because we value your time, good reader: