‘Encanto’ Review- Please Talk About Bruno

‘Encanto‘ is a Disney animated musical film directed by Jared Bush and Byron Howard. Though Germaine Franco scored the movie, Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote several original songs for the soundtrack. It was released in theaters before making its way to Disney Plus. Mirabel Madrigal (Stephanie Beatriz) is a teenager born into a family living in Encanto,…

‘Luca’ Review- Pixar’s Splendid Adventure

‘Luca‘ is a 2021 CGI animated Pixar film that had the honor of being the studio’s first feature film to have its release on Disney Plus. It is directed by Enrico Casarosa, based on a screenplay by Jesse Andrews and Mike Jones. Luca (Jacob Tremblay) is a “sea monster” living off the coast of an…

‘A Nightmare Before Christmas’ Retrospective: Christmas Or Halloween Film | StudioJake

Tim Burton’s ‘A Nightmare Before Christmas’ is one of the most beloved holiday movies of all time. It has interesting characters, excellent stop-motion techniques, a dynamite soundtrack, and a plot that keeps you on the edge of your seat. An ongoing debate among fans is whether it is a Christmas or Halloween film. I attempt…

‘Cruella’ Review- Does Disney Do Villains Anymore?

‘Cruella‘ is a Disney prequel film directed by Craig Gillespie that explores the origin story of one of their greatest villains. It is based on a screenplay by Dana Fox and Tony McNamara. Estella Miller (Emma Stone) is a petty thief working with Jasper Badun (Joel Fry) and Horace Badun (Paul Walter Hauser). She engaged…

Top 10 X-Men Stories For Movie Adaptions

With Disney’s acquisition of 20th Century Fox, fans of the Marvel Cinematic Universe are hoping to see the Mutants enter into the comic book film franchise. Marvel Studios execs have been hinting about the X-Men, but so far, no concrete plans have been announced. Whatever the case may be, I decided to list my Top…

Gina Carano Won’t Back Down: “I’m not going down without a fight.”

MMA champion and actress Gina Carano joined podcaster Ben Shapiro where she opened up about her unceremonious parting with Disney and LucasFilm. Carano was fired from her fan-favorite role as Cara Dune from Star Wars spin-off The Mandalorian after Disney caved to whiny internet trolls following a hashtag bullying campaign on Twitter. “I’m not a…

Gina Carano Makes Epic Comeback: “They can’t cancel us if we don’t let them.”

Star Wars actress Gina Carano was unceremoniously fired from her role as fan-favorite Cara Dune in the Disney Plus series ‘The Mandalorian’ after a social media mob intimidated LucasFilms with a hashtag campaign. However, The Daily Wirer reports that she is working with them to write, produce, and star in a new film through their…

Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Review- The Great Before

‘Soul‘ is brought us to by the 3-D animation group Pixar. Directed by Pete Docter, the CGI feature had its premiere at the London Film Festival before being released widely through the Disney Plus streaming service. Joe Gardner (Jamie Foxx) is a middle school teacher who dreams of becoming a Jazz musician, much to his…