(Warning: Spoilers for “Ender’s Game” follow.) “Ender’s Game” comes to theaters with a lot of baggage. There’s the normal pressure any beloved book falls under when it becomes a movie — will the characters and plot please those who’ve already imagined them in their minds?
Han Solo was famously, and creepily, frozen in carbonite in “The Empire Strikes Back.” And ever since then, the gruesome image of the dashing pilot stretched out and trapped has become a pop-culture icon. There are even ice-cube trays and iPhone cases bearing the image.
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