NBC's Live 'Pan' in a Nutshell

December 5, 2014 8:04 PM

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Pan: Robotic, lack of pizazz and athletic exuberance. I kept thinking Pink -- literally. Someone with Pink's athleticism and edgy demeanor/look/vocals would have really updated and shaken things up. William's voice and face were nice, but was that puffy 'do a wig? Why not a super cool haircut? If Hathaway and Lawrence can do it, so can a gal who is playing, of all things, Peter Pan. If that's her real hair, then kudos to the thick tresses. Can't say much else.

Hook: Walken's walk-on demeanor, from obvious card-reading to really bad lip synching, was obvious to the point where I wondered if it was fully part of the schtick and not just lack of prep. It'd been really funny had he paused and squinted and maybe gestured to a stage hand for a "better look" at ...

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