April 12th, 2010

krazy koati

There's too much on my mind

Some thoughts about How To Train Your Dragon since I did watch it and should think about it sometime:

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Still, for all that I liked that aspect of the closing, once again I found I liked the movie but wanted the last fifteen minutes rewritten into something in harmony with what went before.

Trivia: The Soviet decision to label Yuri Gagarin's flight as ``Vostok'' (the project's secret name) in the open media, rather than simply listing it as the next of the Korabl-Sputnik flights, was proposed and argued winningly for in camera by spacecraft designer Mikhail Klavdiyevich Tikhonravov. Source: Challenge To Apollo: The Soviet Union And The Space Race, 1945 - 1974, Asif A Siddiqi.

Currently Reading: The 1983 Annual World's Best SF, Editor Donald A Wollheim.