Review: Incredibles 2 (2018) – A Super Sequel That Sits In The Shadow Of The Original

As unique as each Pixar movie is, there’s no doubt that Incredibles 2 had a very special mountain to climb. It had to match the high quality Pixar have set themselves … Continue reading Review: Incredibles 2 (2018) – A Super Sequel That Sits In The Shadow Of The Original

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Directing Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 3 – Who’s Getting The Gig?

This whole high-profile firing of directors is becoming a thing, isn’t it? I refer, of course, to the recent firing of director and writer James Gunn from Guardians of the … Continue reading Directing Guardians of the Galaxy: Vol 3 – Who’s Getting The Gig?

Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) – The Most Expensive “Tick-Box” Movie Ever Made

Spoilers for Season 3 of Doctor Who and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Now that we’re four movies into the Disney-led Star Wars franchise, it’s clear that the behind-the-scenes … Continue reading Review: Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018) – The Most Expensive “Tick-Box” Movie Ever Made

Review: Black Panther (2018) – Often Beautiful, Sometimes Bold, But Still A Basic Marvel Movie

In a year that will see the release of the ultimate Marvel universe team-up in Avengers: Infinity War, it would have been somewhat easy for any other film from the … Continue reading Review: Black Panther (2018) – Often Beautiful, Sometimes Bold, But Still A Basic Marvel Movie

Review: Coco (2017) – The Pixar Magic Is Here Again

It’s probably safe to say that the days of Pixar being the greatest animation studio in the world are long behind them. Though they knocked it out of the park … Continue reading Review: Coco (2017) – The Pixar Magic Is Here Again

Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) – A Stunning Movie To End The Year On

Spoilers for Star Wars: Episodes 1-7 and Rogue One I have a lot of weird little rules when it comes to choosing what films I want to spend my hard-earned … Continue reading Review: Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017) – A Stunning Movie To End The Year On

Life’s a Beach And Then You Drive: Review – CARS 3

While it may not seem like it on the surface, the Cars franchise is the ultimate example of capitalism overruling art. By this I mean that it has never mattered … Continue reading Life’s a Beach And Then You Drive: Review – CARS 3

Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (2017) – Better in the Way Being Stabbed is Better Than Being Murdered

(Also released in various territories as Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales) It’s still a little hard to believe, isn’t it? A movie franchise based on a … Continue reading Review: Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar’s Revenge (2017) – Better in the Way Being Stabbed is Better Than Being Murdered

Will Beauty And The Beast Be As Influential as The First Avengers Movie?

No, I don’t mean will Belle team up with her fellow princess’ for a balls-out fight against the forces of darkness. Rather I speak of Beauty and the Beast’s (BATB) … Continue reading Will Beauty And The Beast Be As Influential as The First Avengers Movie?

Will The New Han Solo Film Just Be Star Wars: The Greatest Hits?

The original inspiration for a screenplay can come from many different things. For some it might be a vague image, such as James Cameron’s fevered dream of nuclear devastation, leading … Continue reading Will The New Han Solo Film Just Be Star Wars: The Greatest Hits?

A Disney Animating Legend – My Review Of Floyd Norman: An Animated Life (2016)

If you were to ask a group of people what the heart of Disney is, what do you think their answer would be? Would it be its lovable characters? Mickey … Continue reading A Disney Animating Legend – My Review Of Floyd Norman: An Animated Life (2016)

Why Princess Leia doesn’t need the “honour” of being a Disney Princess

Not many people know this, but when I was a little boy I hated Princess Leia. Like, REALLY hated! Not because she was a girl or anything, but because of … Continue reading Why Princess Leia doesn’t need the “honour” of being a Disney Princess