“Ratatouille”: The Power of Accident

Recently I revisited three Pixar films (Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, and Ratatouille) in an attempt to decide which film I wanted to promote as the studio’s true masterpiece (Toy Story has received the most critical acclaim due to the novelty of its being the first; as the studio reached greater heights in its 2000s golden age, we must rethink which film represents the apex of its talents). Both Finding Nemo and The Incredibles were better than I remembered; as for which I would champion as Pixar’s magnum opus, I have to pick the former. Finding Nemo has a purity to its structure; being an…