by Bob Brown
Posted 10/16/15, 01:00 am
Neverland’s natives have a prophecy about a flying boy, born of the love between a fairy prince and a human girl, who will overcome Blackbeard’s tyranny. “You must prove yourself to be Mary’s son,” Tiger Lily (Rooney Mara) urges Peter. “They think you’re their messiah.” Drawing on this and other Christian themes, Pan tells the backstory of young Peter Pan discovering his supernatural identity and calling.