May 26, 2005
The Guardian reports that conservative Christian groups have lifted a nine-year Disney boycott in anticipation of the release of The Lion, The Witch, and the Wardrobe. (Via Bookslut.)
Christian allegory or not, I still betcha the film’s magic and witchcraft will create a new wave of Lewis haters among hardcore U.S. fundamentalists. Many of them (my mother included) like the Narnia books in theory, but have never read one.
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