Alice in Wonderland by Tim Burton

The latest show in Cinema.. Alice in Wonderland, went to watch it last Saturday Midnight at Tropicana City.. hmm the cinema is spacious!!
Anyone remember the Alice in Wonderland? Those who have small kids at home usually remember about the story coz they have to story tell to their children. But for those who is adult like me, almost forgot the stories or have a vague memories of how the story goes.. so does my colliqs.. which does proof it coz one of my colliq Josephine remembers Rapunzel.. but in a Perigi, which Jynn corrected her thats not Rapunzel but Ju-On, whereas Anna re-create the story of the Red Riding Hood.. they are really Hilarious bunch!!
Maybe we should refresh our mind abit of the story.
Chapters in the story:
1. Down the Rabbit Hole
2. The Pool of Tears
3. A Caucus-Race and A Long Tale
4. The Rabbit sends in a little Bill
5. Advice from a Caterpillar
6. Pig and Pepper
7. A Mad Tea Party
8. The Queen’s Croquet ground
9. The Mock Turtle’s Story
10. The Lobster Quadrille
11. Who Stole the tarts
12 Alice Evidence ~ End
Short Summary
Alice is sitting with her sister outdoors when she spies a White Rabbit with a pocket watch. Fascinated by the sight, she follows the rabbit down the hole. She falls for a long time, and finds herself in a long hallway full of doors. There is also a key on the table, which unlocks a tiny door; through this door, she spies a beautiful garden. She longs to get there, but the door is too small. Soon, she finds a drink with a note that asks her to drink it. There is later a cake with a note that tells her to eat; Alice uses both, but she cannot seem to get a handle on things, and is always either too large to get through the door or too small to reach the key.

While she is tiny, she slips and falls into a pool of water. She realizes that this little sea is made of tears she cried while a giant. She swims to shore with a number of animals, most notably a sensitive mouse, but manages to offend everyone by talking about her cat’s ability to catch birds and mice. Left alone, she goes on through the wood and runs into the White Rabbit. He mistakes her for his maid and sends her to fetch some things from his house. While in the White Rabbit’s home, she drinks another potion and becomes too huge to get out through the door. She eventually finds a little cake which, when eaten, makes her small again.
In the wood again, she comes across a Caterpillar sitting on a mushroom. He gives her some valuable advice, as well as a valuable tool: the two sides of the mushroom, which can make Alice grow larger and smaller as she wishes. The first time she uses them, she stretches her body out tremendously. While stretched out, she pokes her head into the branches of a tree and meets a Pigeon. The Pigeon is convinced that Alice is a serpent, and though Alice tries to reason with her the Pigeon tells her to be off.
Alice gets herself down to normal proportions and continues her trek through the woods. In a clearing she comes across a little house and shrinks herself down enough to get inside. It is the house of the Duchess; the Duchess and the Cook are battling fiercely, and they seem unconcerned about the safety of the baby that the Duchess is nursing. Alice takes the baby with her, but the child turns into a pig and trots off into the woods. Alice next meets the Cheshire cat (who was sitting in the Duchess’s house, but said nothing). The Cheshire cat helps her to find her way through the woods, but he warns her that everyone she meets will be mad.
Alice goes to the March Hare‘s house, where she is treated to a Mad Tea Party. Present are the March Hare, the Hatter, and the Dormouse. Ever since Time stopped working for the Hatter, it has always been six o’clock; it is therefore always teatime. The creatures of the Mad Tea Party are some of the must argumentative in all of Wonderland. Alice leaves them and finds a tree with a door in it: when she looks through the door, she spies the door-lined hallway from the beginning of her adventures. This time, she is prepared, and she manages to get to the lovely garden that she saw earlier. She walks on through, and finds herself in the garden of the Queen of Hearts. There, three gardeners (with bodies shaped like playing cards) are painting the roses red. If the Queen finds out that they planted white roses, she’ll have them beheaded. The Queen herself soon arrives, and she does order their execution; Alice helps to hide them in a large flowerpot.
The Queen invites Alice to play croquet, which is a very difficult game in Wonderland, as the balls and mallets are live animals. The game is interrupted by the appearance of the Cheshire cat, whom the King of Hearts immediately dislikes.
The Queen takes Alice to the Gryphon, who in turn takes Alice to the Mock Turtle. The Gryphon and the Mock Turtle tell Alice bizarre stories about their school under the sea. The Mock Turtles sings a melancholy song about turtle soup, and soon afterward the Gryphon drags Alice off to see the trial of the Knave of Hearts.
The Knave of Hearts has been accused of stealing the tarts of the Queen of Hearts, but the evidence against him is very bad. Alice is appalled by the ridiculous proceedings. She also begins to grow larger. She is soon called to the witness stand; by this time she has grown to giant size. She refuses to be intimidated by the bad logic of the court and the bluster of the King and Queen of Hearts. Suddenly, the cards all rise up and attack her, at which point she wakes up. Her adventures in Wonderland have all been a fantastic dream.

The New Alice in Wonderland Year 2010
The new Alice in Wonderland directed by Tim Burton is an extension of the original writer Lewis Carroll’s version in 1856. In the film, Alice is 19 years old and she dreamt of the same dream since she was 7 years old and again, one day she accidentally returns to Underland, or she call it when she is younger as Wonderland 13 years ago and this time, she is told that she need to slay the Jabberwocky a dragon pet by the Red Queen. Heh Heh.. short summary from me the malas blogger.
Some of the pics stolen from coming.soon

Alice

Johnny Depp as Hatter. Doesn’t look like him right?
Red Queen

White Queen..

The End.

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