Australian Left Review

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Father Knows Best


David Nichols


Peter Pan has changed since we last saw him filling the big screen as an early 1950s Disney cartoon—and not for the better. He's bad tempered, greedy and insensitive. Why, he couldn't even make time to show up for his son's crucial baseball game. But that's life when you're a corporate lawyer too busy for anything except those vital mergers and acquisitions. No wonder Wendy tells him he's become a pirate.