• Peter Rabbit Gives Food “the Utmost Respect It Deserves”

    2 monthes ago - By Food Tank

    “Hi, I'm Peter,” says the voice of James Corden as the animated character Peter Rabbit in a recent public service announcement by the Ad Council and the Natural Resources Defense Council. “There's nothing I love more than sharing vegetables with my friends. That's why we give our food the utmost respect it deserves.” With the February 9 opening of the movie “ Peter Rabbit ” rapidly approaching, the Save The Food campaign has found an adorable ally.
    The PSA shows Peter Rabbit and his friends scampering through a lush garden, harvesting and munching on fruits and vegetables. The narration...
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  • ‘Peter Rabbit' Food Allergy Scene Sparks Backlash From Parents

    ‘Peter Rabbit' Food Allergy Scene Sparks Backlash From Parents

    2 monthes ago - By Eater

    The furry fellow is a bully who uses food as a weapon, apparently Entertainment behemoth Sony issued an apology over the weekend for a scene in the new family comedy Peter Rabbit wherein the titular character - a CGI varmint voiced by late night host James Corden - uses a slingshot to send a blackberry into a farmer's mouth, thus inducing anaphylactic shock. As several parents point out on social media, the film makes light of severe allergies while also showing the hero using food as a weapon to topple his enemy.
    In a statement sent to the New York Times, Sony and the filmmakers explain...
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