Friday, April 17 2015
As Monkey Kingdom turns into another cookie-cutter family film in which the underdog overcomes all odds, it's easy to lose track of the incredible documentary footage.
Friday, March 13 2015
The audience already primed for more "happily ever after" will be more than satisfied with the results. Everyone else will wonder what the studio was thinking with this strategy.
Tuesday, February 24 2015
Big Hero 6 demonstrates how Disney does animated storytelling like no other.
Tuesday, November 4 2014
Like the great antiheroes of history, Angelina Jolie's seductive performance as Maleficent gets you to root for her even as she commits acts of evil.
Tuesday, August 19 2014
They're the reason to cheer or the inspiration for a jeer—and nobody does them better than Disney.
Hercules is a Disney animated film that shows the studio riding the wave of its '90's renaissance, but not reaching the heights of earlier classics.
Monday, August 18 2014
This film is entertaining and fun, while maintaining an emotional component throughout, making it a classic Disney film rightfully getting its due in this restored master.
Thursday, August 14 2014
Mickey, Donald, Goofy: The Three Musketeers tries to do too much, and in its efforts to be action-packed, funny, contemporary, and still tell a classic story, it becomes muddled.
Thursday, August 8 2013
Here are your pop culture options for end-of-summer fun.
Thursday, March 7 2013
Whatever Disney does to Star Wars, let's at least hope they keep its rough aesthetic.