A new trailer and poster for Disney’s “Mulan” have been revealed today. The new scenes look both epic and stylized, giving this film a unique personality compared to the rest of the live-action remakes from the last few years. The movie is directed by Niki Caro, and features an international
Sorry Baby Groot fans, but this is Peter Quill’s film. Not Star-Lord, just Peter. Because what James Gunn did with this sequel was to convert the GOTG films into a character arc for Chris Pratt’s beloved gunman. And the results are out of this world, in more than one way.
There’s a brand new teaser trailer for DISNEY·PIXAR’S “Coco” available now. It looks stunning, and reminds me of Jorge Gutierrez’s film “The Book of Life” in its themes and sensibilities. Check it out and feel free to leave your comments below. Synopsis: “Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music,
With more than a handful of films under their belt (and more in the way), you would think you have seen everything from Marvel Studios, and yet they found a way to cure our superhero-film-numbness with Dr. Strange. Even when following a heroe’s-journey-paint-by-numbers formula, boy, do they know how to
LAIKA, the acclaimed animation studio and creators of the upcoming film, Kubo and the Two Strings, will present “From Coraline to Kubo: A Magical LAIKA Experience.” at Universal Studios Hollywood, CA on a limited time engagement until August 14th 2016. The exhibit ill showcase the evolution of LAIKA’s unique blend of
1-The Film Doesn’t Make a Big Deal About Having an All Female Lead Cast Just like with The Heat or Spy, we have the sense that director Paul Fig assembled a great cast of comedians he likes to work with, who just happened to be women. There are no allusions
Director Jon Favreau certainly mastered the beast-size challenge of translating a beloved book and animated film into a new media, even with a roar. His version of The Jungle Book feels absolutely inspired, original and justified, an achievement not to be taken lightly in our current remake-prequel-sequel era. Like with
The new trailer for Doctor Strange looks fantastic. My favorite thing about it (besides Benedict Cumberbatch’s take on the character) is its tone: just like with every other film from the franchise it looks like it belongs with the rest of them while still being its own thing, this time
There’s a new teaser trailer for A Monster Calls, the latest effort from Juan Antonio Bayona (The Impossible). The film follows Conor O’Malley (Lewis MacDougall) who has to deal with bullies at school while his mother is sick back at home. During the night he encounters a monster in the
I admire Nia Vardalos both as a writer and as a woman. She is incredibly smart, funny and unafraid to balance female empowerment with vulnerability on paper and on-screen. That is why I left the theater confused and also worried after seeing My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2. She as
Let me try to write this review without using worn-out sentences like “Heartfelt Homage”, “Love Letter to Cinema” and “Old Hollywood Glamour” (good luck to me). Because the latest effort from the Coen Brothers is all of that, yet, it manages to be a quite interesting (and very fun)
If I were to sit down and put on my “critic” or “journalist” hat before writing this review I’d say: “J.J. Abrams proves once more nobody knows better than him how to brilliantly deconstruct a franchise, while writing a bright new chapter into it”. If then I decided to just
How are Bambi & Robin Hood influencing The Good Dinosaur & Zootopia? Disney discussed how their history influences their future at D23 Expo.
Crafting an effective niche film is harder than it seems, and Krampus arrived this season as an unexpected (but welcomed) gift. Even if the horror-comedy genre isn’t new, the concoction of elements director Michael Dougherty was able to pull off is so well executed the result is refreshing and oh-so-much
FINDING DORY: New Teaser Trailer and Poster Now Available
Disney just released a new trailer for THE JUNGLE BOOK, a live action version of the animated classic from 1967. When I first heard about this project I didn’t know what to expect, but there are elements that have me very excited it about it. it’s going to be