‘Zootopia’ Review

Before seeing Zootopia: Disney, I can relate to bookish princesses, pixelated anti-heroes and even a tiny blue alien experiment. But how on earth can you make me sympathize with a rabbit in a weird cop outfit? After seeing Zootopia: *wiping away tears* Disney, you did the thing. The story begins with Judy Hopps (Once Upon … Continue reading ‘Zootopia’ Review

Live-action ‘Winnie the Pooh’ announced, gets writer

No, this isn't an extended April Fool's Day joke. I wish it was. Deadline reported early this morning that Winnie the Pooh is set to be the next live-action feature film from Disney. Alex Ross Perry, writer-director for Listen Up Philip, is set to pen the script based on A. A. Milnes's classic. UGH. I … Continue reading Live-action ‘Winnie the Pooh’ announced, gets writer

‘Beauty and the Beast’ adds Mrs. Potts, LeFou and Maurice

It's not one lump, it's two three for Disney casting news! Emma Thompson will join the live-action Beauty and the Beast as Ms. Potts; Kevin Kline will play Belle's father Maurice; and Josh Gad announced via Twitter he'll join in as Gaston's henchman, Lefou. Talk about a busy day for Disney fans! The release date … Continue reading ‘Beauty and the Beast’ adds Mrs. Potts, LeFou and Maurice

‘Cinderella’ enchants on opening day; ‘Frozen Fever’ warms the heart

No need to run from the palace here; Cinderella is a real treat. The incomparable Lily James (Downton Abbey's Lady Rose) steals the show as the titular princess, but she is surrounded by excellent company. Richard Madden (Game of Thrones) plays off James's light yet genuine Cinderella as an equally charming and surprisingly developed Prince … Continue reading ‘Cinderella’ enchants on opening day; ‘Frozen Fever’ warms the heart

Live-action Beauty and the Beast gets [SPOILERS]

No ooooone's as beautiful as Gaston...Nor as British as the Beast. Tales as old as yesterday reported Disney filled not one but TWO major roles for the live-action Beauty and the Beast. http://cdn2-www.comingsoon.net/assets/uploads/2015/03/BeastBar.jpg Luke Evans (Dracula Untold, the Hobbit trilogy) will portray the ego-maniacal Gaston dueling Dan Stevens's Beast. http://www.eonline.com/eol_images/Entire_Site/201524/rs_1024x759-150304133838-1024-gaston-luke-evans.ls.3415.jpg The heartthrob and former Downton … Continue reading Live-action Beauty and the Beast gets [SPOILERS]

FROZEN Heats Up Box Office: The Review

Words fail me when I attempt to express how much I loved Frozen. But let’s give this review a shot (unless I combust into happy/overwhelmed tears while writing this)… Frozen is one of the best Disney films within the last decade. Recent years have seen an upswing in animation quality and production in Disney films, … Continue reading FROZEN Heats Up Box Office: The Review