Movie | We already had a crass version of the classic children's stories
by Megan Basham
Posted 1/16/20, 09:07 am
Dolittle, based on Hugh Lofting’s classic children’s stories, feels like two different movies. The first third embodies all the prickly, off-kilter charm an Anglophile’s heart could desire. It opens, as all English children’s stories should, in a wild wood hiding a mysterious, crumbling manor.