‘Onward’ Movie Review: Pixar Fantasy Lacks Studio’s Signature Magic

DIRECTORDan ScanlonSCREENWRITERSDan ScanlonJason HeadleyKeith BuninSTARSTom HollandChris Pratt RATINGPG (for action/peril and some mild thematic elements)RUNTIME 1 hr. 42 mins.RELEASE DATEMarch 6, 2020STUDIODisney-Pixar With Onward, Pixar transports us to a fantastical world that’s populated by mythical creatures and crackling with all manner of magic. At least it used to be until the ease of technological advances … Continue reading ‘Onward’ Movie Review: Pixar Fantasy Lacks Studio’s Signature Magic

‘Frozen II’ Movie Review: Disney puts sequel’s story on ice

Directed by: Jennifer Lee & Chris BuckWritten by: Jennifer LeeStarring: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad, Jonathan Groff, Sterling K. Brown & Evan Rachel WoodRating: PG (for action/peril and some thematic elements) Runtime: 104 minutes Studio: Walt Disney PicturesRelease date: Nov 21, 2019 (Wide) Genre: Fantasy, Comedy, Adventure It’s been six years, believe it or … Continue reading ‘Frozen II’ Movie Review: Disney puts sequel’s story on ice

‘Abominable’ Movie Review: More like ‘Adorable’

Directed by: Jill Culton Written by: Jill CultonStarring: Chloe Bennet, Albert Tsai, Tenzing Norgay Trainor, Joseph Izzo, Eddie Izzard & Sarah Paulson Rating: PG (for some action and mild rude humor) Genre: Adventure, ComedyRuntime: 1 hr. 37 min.Release date: Sep 27, 2019 (Wide) Studio: DreamWorks Rating: ⭐️⭐️⭐️1/2 (out of five) DreamWorks’ latest animated offering Abominable … Continue reading ‘Abominable’ Movie Review: More like ‘Adorable’

‘Toy Story 4’ Movie Review: What’s Old Is New Again

Directed by: Josh Cooley Starring: Tom Hanks, Tim Allen, Annie Potts, Keanu Reeves, Tony Hale, Jordan Peele, Keegan-Michael Key, Christina Hendricks, Joan Cusack Written by: Andrew Stanton, Stephany Folsom Running time: 89 minutes Rating: G Studio: Disney/Pixar Animation Studios The original 1995 Toy Story was a groundbreaking film. Not only did it introduce us to animation juggernaut Pixar, but … Continue reading ‘Toy Story 4’ Movie Review: What’s Old Is New Again

‘Monsters Inc.’ Sequel Series Coming To Disney+ Streaming Service In 2020

Disney+, the upcoming streaming service which the Mouse House is developing to rival Netflix, is bringing another huge IP to the table in the form of a television spin-off of the popular Pixar film Monsters Inc.  From The Hollywood Reporter, Monsters at Work, will debut on the streaming service in 2020. Fans will be happy … Continue reading ‘Monsters Inc.’ Sequel Series Coming To Disney+ Streaming Service In 2020

‘Incredibles 2’ has 8th biggest opening ever

By Jordan Peterson | @thefilmmajor With an A+ CinemaScore and a 94% on Rotten Tomatoes, it's safe to say both audiences and critics are pleased with Incredibles 2. After this weekend, executives of the Mouse House are sure to be too. According to Box Office Mojo, the much-anticipated Pixar sequel has swiped the title for best … Continue reading ‘Incredibles 2’ has 8th biggest opening ever

‘Incredibles 2’ Afterthoughts

By Jordan Peterson | @thefilmmajor It's easy to imagine a world in which nearly every review of Incredibles 2 mentions how long it's been since the first 'Incredibles' film hit theaters. It only makes sense. Fourteen years is a long time. It also makes sense that those same critics would then pose some form of … Continue reading ‘Incredibles 2’ Afterthoughts

Thanksgiving Box Office Work-Up: Nov. 22- 26

By Jordan Peterson  | Follow @thefilmmajor The Mouse House had plenty to be thankful for this Thanksgiving. Their latest Pixar offering, Coco, debuted atop the box office with an estimated $49 million over the three-day weekend and $71.2 million over the five-day weekend. It was the fourth ever largest three-day and five-day Thanksgiving opening. As … Continue reading Thanksgiving Box Office Work-Up: Nov. 22- 26

‘Batman: The Animated Series’ coming to Blu-ray 2018

At New York Comic Con during the 25th anniversary panel for Batman: The Animated Series, director of publicity for Warner Bros. Animation, Gary Miereanu, announced that a remastered Blu-ray set of Batman: The Animated Series will drop "sometime later" in 2018. You can check out the specific announcement below: https://youtu.be/4U4eEm6yPKQ?t=3h34m35s Are you guys excited by … Continue reading ‘Batman: The Animated Series’ coming to Blu-ray 2018

Justice League Dark (2017)- Review

Director: Jay Oliva Starring: Matt Ryan, Camilla Ludinggton, Jason O'Mara, Ray Chase Synopsis: Beings with supernatural powers join together to fight against supernatural villains. This team of supernatural beings include John Constantine, Zatanna and Jason Blood also known as the demon Etrigan (Source: IMDb). Rating: R Whether you love it or hate it or find yourself … Continue reading Justice League Dark (2017)- Review