Trolls time is here?
Having become familiar with this sketch as an audio program about a year or so ago, I had hoped that the original energy and wit would be improved upon. And, the effort is OK. Not great, but OK. If I hadn't been familiar with the premise, I might have been more enamoured with the treatment, but in this case, I think that the video is a tad laboured, which could have been improved by tightening the direction and editing. A good effort, and Wes Borg certainly captures the verisimilitude of the job well. The Trolls should do well, eventually! Lord knows, they've been hammering away at it long enough!
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