*NEW* MOANA REVIEW *NEW*

Easygoing fun. In Ancient Polynesia, when a terrible curse incurred by the Demigod Maui (The Rock) reaches Moana's (Auli'i Cravalho) island, she answers the Ocean's call to seek out the Demigod to set things right. Typical Disney. But it still hit the spot. The animation was stunning. Beautiful to look at. I just wanted to dive … Continue reading *NEW* MOANA REVIEW *NEW*

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*NEW* BEAUTY AND THE BEAST REVIEW *NEW*

And the remakes keep on coming . . . BUT if they can keep up this standard then be my guest (I couldn't resist). An adaptation of the fairy tale about a monstrous-looking prince (Dan Stevens) and a young woman (Emma Watson) who fall in love. After complaining for the last five years about reboots … Continue reading *NEW* BEAUTY AND THE BEAST REVIEW *NEW*

*NEW* SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING REVIEW *NEW*

Spidey’s back! Third reboot’s the charm? Several months after the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker (Tom Holland), with the help of his mentor Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr), tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in New York while fighting crime as Spider-Man as a new threat, the … Continue reading *NEW* SPIDER-MAN: HOMECOMING REVIEW *NEW*

*NEW* POWER RANGERS REVIEW *NEW*

Go, go . . . Watch something else. Another reboot bites the dust. Messy, corny, long at the tooth. How could a movie involving alien superpowers and giant robots be so god damn boring? A group of high-school students, who are infused with unique superpowers, harness their abilities in order to save the world. I … Continue reading *NEW* POWER RANGERS REVIEW *NEW*

*NEW* TROLLS REVIEW *NEW*

I didn't find my happy place watching this. After the Bergens invade Troll Village, Poppy (Anna Kendrick), the happiest Troll ever born, and the curmudgeonly Branch (Justin Timberlake) set off on a journey to rescue her friends. Curmudgeonly? Word of the day. Had to grab a dictionary for that little doozy. That's what you get … Continue reading *NEW* TROLLS REVIEW *NEW*

*NEW* SING REVIEW *NEW*

Easy going toe-tapping fun. In a city of humanoid animals, a crafty koala's (Matthew McConaughey) attempt to save his theatre with a singing competition becomes grander than he anticipates even as its finalists' find that their lives will never be the same. I don't know why the family put this on (considering our youngest is … Continue reading *NEW* SING REVIEW *NEW*

*NEW* FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM 3D REVIEW *NEW*

Is my love for the Harry Potter franchise wingardium levi-over? There's only one way to find out. The short answer, not one bit. Here we join the adventures of writer Newt Scamander (Eddie Redmayne) in New York's secret community of witches and wizards 70 years before Harry Potter reads his book in school. A fun … Continue reading *NEW* FANTASTIC BEASTS AND WHERE TO FIND THEM 3D REVIEW *NEW*