Man or Mouse: Humanity and Morality in The Secret of NIMH

Review of The Secret of NIMH, Directed by Don BluthMrs. Brisby has a serious problem. Her youngest son, Timmy, has a nasty fever. Which would be problem enough, but it’s getting to be plow season. This is bad news for field mice (like the Brisbys) and other such critters currently living in a field on the Fitzgibbons’ farm. Normally, the Brisbys would just relocate, but little Timmy can’t be moved, and Mrs. Brisby is at her wits’ end. The friendly neighborhood apothecary, Mr. Ages, sends her … [Read more...]