The Lion King (2019) – Review

Yes, I enjoyed the remake of The Lion King. No, I am not an evil monster who takes pleasure in killing cinema, nor have been paid extravagant amounts of cash by the Walt Disney Corporation to make that statement. Truth be told, it’s one of the more harmless remakes they’ve done; nothing more (and nothing […]

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Toy Story 4 – Review

The decision to continue the beloved Toy Story trilogy was met with widespread rancor across the entire internet. “They wrapped it up perfectly! Why continue?” was the resounding cry from Twitter. Of course, it’s foolish to bet against Pixar, even despite the general downturn in their quality throughout this decade. They’re a collective group of […]

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Aladdin (2019) – Review

Another day, another remake of a Disney animated classic. This time, it’s Aladdin (2019), the beloved smash hit that won Oscars for its music and millions of hearts with Robin Williams’ performance as the wise-cracking Genie. 27 years later, the House of Mouse has deigned to give audiences an extended extravaganza with some major star […]

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Booksmart – Review

What were you like in high school? Cool and popular, a jock, a nerd? We all have our own experiences and horror stories from those days, but rarely can a film capture the emotions behind all of them. The brilliance of Booksmart, the feature length directorial debut from actress and activist Olivia Wilde, lies in […]

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Teen Spirit – Review

The past six months have come to provide a strange glut of films about female musicians in some capacity. First came A Star is Born and its vision of Lady Gaga as an unknown singer, then Vox Lux followed, with a much darker look on fame and the music industry. Now, just as the Alex […]

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HΘMΣCΘMING – Review

Last April, Beyoncé Knowles-Carter was scheduled to perform as headliner for the Saturday night slate of Coachella. Her highly-reported on pregnancy had caused her to cancel her plans to perform at the 2017 edition of the festival, leaving fellow musician Lady Gaga to fill in the gap left behind by her. When the time finally […]

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