Christopher Walken as Captain Hook in Peter Pan Live. (NBC)

Eating ‘Crow': A Review of NBC’s ‘Peter Pan Live!’

I would like to be very clear about one thing: I did not hate-watch last night’s Peter Pan Live!, NBC’s second annual family holiday musical theater spectacular, broadcast live (!) from Long Island’s Grumman Studios. Star Allison Williams, now living out her life-long dream of playing Peter Pan, specifically requested we open ourselves to the possibility of childlike wonder. “Peter Pan, you cannot watch cynically,” she told The Daily Beast. “If you do, you’re going to hate it, no question. It falls apart instantly.”

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