Maleficent (2014) | Film Review

Title: Maleficent (2014) Directed by: Robert Stromberg Screenplay by: Linda Woolverton Based on: Disney's Sleeping Beauty and La Belle au bois dormant written by Charles Perrault Starring: Angelina Jolie, Elle Fanning, Sharlto Copley, Lesley Manville, Imelda Staunton, Juno Temple, Sam Riley, Brenton Thwaites, Ella Purnell, Jackson Bews, Eleanor Worthington-Cox, and Vivienne Jolie-Pitt Music by: James Newton Howard… Continue reading Maleficent (2014) | Film Review

Aladdin (2019) | Film Review

Title: Aladdin (2019) Directed by: Guy Ritchie Screenplay by: John August, Guy Ritchie Based on: Disney's Aladdin by Ron Clements, John Musker, Ted Elliott, Terry Rossio and Aladdin and the Magic Lamp from One Thousand and One Nights Starring: Mena Massoud, Naomi Scott, Will Smith, Marwan Kenzari, Navid Negahban, Nasim Pedrad, Billy Magnussen, and Numan Acar Music by: Alan Menken… Continue reading Aladdin (2019) | Film Review

Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) | Film Review

Title: Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) Directed by: Rob Letterman Screenplay by: Dan Hernandez, Benji Samit, Rob Letterman, Derek Connolly Story by: Dan Hernandez, Benji Samit, Rob Letterman, Derek Connolly Based on: Detective Pikachu by The Pokémon Company and Creatures, Inc. Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Justice Smith, Kathryn Newton, Suki Waterhouse, Omar Chaparro, Chris Geere, Ken Watanabe, Bill Nighy,… Continue reading Pokémon Detective Pikachu (2019) | Film Review

Dumbo (2019) | Film Review

Title: Dumbo (2019) Directed by: Tim Burton Screenplay by: Ehren Kruger Based on: Disney's Dumbo by Otto Englander, Joe Grant, Dick Huemer, and Dumbo by Helen Aberson, Harold Pearl Starring: Colin Farrell, Nico Parker, Finley Hobbins, Edd Osmond, Michael Keaton, Eva Green, Danny DeVito, Alan Arkin, Roshan Seth, Lars Eidinger, DeObia Oparei, Joseph Gatt, and Sharon Rooney Music by: Danny Elfman… Continue reading Dumbo (2019) | Film Review

How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) | Film Review

Title: How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) Directed by: Dean DeBlois Written by: Dean DeBlois Based on: How to Train Your Dragons by Cressida Cowell Starring: Jay Baruchel, America Ferrera, F. Murray Abraham, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler, Craig Ferguson, Jonah Hill, Christopher Mintz-Plasse, Kristen Wiig, Kit Harington, Justin Rupple, and Julia Emelin Music by: John Powell… Continue reading How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World (2019) | Film Review

Mary Poppins Returns (2018) | Film Review

Title: Mary Poppins Returns (2018) Directed by: Rob Marshall Screenplay by: David Magee Story by: David Magee, Rob Marshall, John DeLuca Based on: Mary Poppins by P. L. Travers Starring: Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh, Joel Dawson, Ben Whishaw, Emily Mortimer, Julie Walters, Dick Van Dyke, Angela Lansbury, Colin Firth, and Meryl Streep Music by: Marc Shaiman… Continue reading Mary Poppins Returns (2018) | Film Review

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) | Film Review

Title: Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) Directed by: David Yates Written by: J. K. Rowling Based on: Characters by J. K. Rowling Starring: Eddie Redmayne, Johnny Depp, Jude Law, Katherine Waterston, Dan Fogler, Alison Sudol, Ezra Miller, Zoë Kravitz, Callum Turner, Claudia Kim, William Nadylam, Toby Regbo, Jamie Campbell Bower, Carmen Ejogo, Joshua Shea, and Thea Lamb Music by: James Newton Howard Genres: Adventure, Family, Fantasy Running… Continue reading Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald (2018) | Film Review

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) | Film Review

Title: The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) Directed by: Lasse Hallström and Joe Johnston Written by: Ashleigh Powell Story by: Ashleigh Powell Based on: The Nutcracker and the Mouse King by E. T. A. Hoffmann and The Nutcracker by Marius Petipa Starring: Mackenzie Foy, Keira Knightley, Jayden Fowora-Knight, Helen Mirren, Morgan Freeman, Misty Copeland, Eugenio Derbez, Richard E. Grant, Matthew Macfadyen, Jack Whitehall, Ellie Bamber, Tom Sweet, and Charles "Lil Buck" Riley… Continue reading The Nutcracker and the Four Realms (2018) | Film Review

Christopher Robin (2018) | Film Review

Title: Christopher Robin (2018) Directed by: Marc Forster Screenplay by: Alex Ross Perry, Tom McCarthy, Allison Schroeder Story by: Greg Brooker, Mark Steven Johnson Based on: Characters from Disney's Winnie the Pooh, Winnie-the-Pooh by A. A. Milne, E. H. Shepard Starring: Ewan McGregor, Hayley Atwell, Bronte Carmichael, Mark Gatiss, Oliver Ford Davies, Jim Cummings, Brad Garrett, Nick Mohammed, Peter Capaldi, Sophie Okonedo, Sara Sheen, and Toby… Continue reading Christopher Robin (2018) | Film Review

Coco (2017) | Film Review

Title: Coco (2017) Directed by: Lee Unkrich Screenplay by: Adrian Molina, Matthew Aldrich Story by: Lee Unkrich, Adrian Molina, Jason Katz, Matthew Aldrich Starring: Anthony Gonzalez, Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach, Renée Victor, Ana Ofelia, Alfonso Arau, Selene Luna, Dyana Ortellí, Herbert Siguenza, Jaime Camil, Sofía Espinosa, Luis Valdez, Polo Rojas, Montse Hernandez,… Continue reading Coco (2017) | Film Review