Five Life Lessons From the “Alice: Through the Looking Glass” Trailer

This summer we’ll be heading back to Wonderland to visit the Hatter in Through the Looking Glass. The sequel to the 2010 remake of Alice in Wonderland will feature Alice and her friends on a whole new adventure, facing a whole new enemy; Time! With an amazing cast of Johny Depp, Anne Hathaway, and Mia Wasikowska, there’s no way you can go wrong. I don’t know about you but we’re excited to go back down the rabbit hole! So in honor of the film’s new trailer we have curated the top five life lessons from Alice In Wonderland: Through The Looking Glass.

Alan Rickman Will Never Be Forgotten

Even in death Alan Rickman’s iconic voice is gracing our screens.  I don’t know about you but catch us sobbing every time the Blue Caterpillar comes on screen.


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“You’ve Been Gone For Too Long Alice”

Alice has been away from her friends for a little too long. Alice proves that even if you move away from home you’ll always have to go back eventually. Wonderland may not be Alices “real” home but it is a place of importance in her life. No matter what, Alice will always end in Wonderland somehow.


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Time Can Be Your Enemy

Time may not always be on your side and it never stops. In Alice in Wonderland, Time is a man and evil. But, in real-life time is never ending. Sometimes time is on your side, but a lot of the time it’s not. It’s better to just accept that life is going to keep moving and won’t stop for anyone.


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Use Your Imagination

Lewis Carroll brought us the wonderful world of Wonderland in his novel Alice in Wonderland. A world, full of imagination and wonder, mad tea parties and an evil red queen. When you enter Wonderland, you enter a world where anything is possible. So when you watch Alice and Wonderland this summer let your mind wander during and after you enter the theater. I think that Carroll created Wonderland to prove that with a little imagination you can go anywhere.


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You Never Know When Your Friends Might Need You

It’s important to always be there for your friends. Alice returns to Wonderland to help the Mad Hatter when he is in need. She faces the evil foe, Time, who controls the Hatter. When your friends are in trouble you need to always be there for them. Who knows maybe one day you’ll need them to be there for you.


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Madeline Potts is a Sophomore Journalism student and lover of tea, ginger cats and Comic Con. She once got in a fight with Steven Moffat.