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…

‘Onward’ Review- Two Brothers And A Half Dad On A Quest

‘Onward‘ is an urban fantasy animated film from Pixar Studios and Walt Disney Pictures. It is directed by Dan Scanlon and produced by Kori Rae, two well-known fixtures of Pixar. In a world of mythical creatures, the elves, centaurs, cyclops, and other creatures use to practice magic, but after technology advances, the world becomes simpler…

10 Movies I Hate (That You Probably Like)

Today is my birthday. Yep, I made it another year. I survived the Obama Presidency and the non-election of the most corrupt candidate in recent history, fired Watergate Commission lawyer Hillary Clinton (true story, look it up). Political humor aside, I write a lot about movies. Since it’s my birthday, I thought I’d share some…

Top 10 Movies That Stole Plots From Other Films

When we go see a movie, sometimes we cannot help but ask ourselves, “Have I seen this before?” It is true, some movie plots steal from others. However, some movies completely steal, almost becoming a parody or plagiarism of other films. Here are my Top 10 Movies That Stole Plots From Other Films. Avatar- James Cameron’s…

Movie Review Flashback- Monsters University

Remember Disney-Pixar film, Monsters, Inc? It captured our hearts and imaginations. Now, we get a prequel where we get to see how it started for our favorite monsters Mike and Sulley.  Michael “Mike” Wazowski has dreamed of going to Monsters University since he was a kid. When he arrives, he meets privileged student James P. “Sulley”…

Movie Review- Inside Out

I was hesitant about Inside Out. It was billed by Disney and Pixar as made by the creative minds being Up! I want to be clear, I thought Up! was a disaster of a movie and wish to no end that I could get my minutes back. However, I was pleasantly surprised by the amazing…

Top Films Rescued From Development Limbo

We have had fun with my series on top films stuck in Development Limbo. You know, that’s the place where films have been given a green light, but then stall in a never ending cycle of rewrites or get put on the back-burner. Now, check out my list of Top Films Rescued From Development Limbo. …

11 Films That Need A Sequel

While some films have satisfying endings and leave applauding. Others, we are happy to see a sequel, but they have not materialized or are still in the planning stages. Here is my list of 11 Films That Need A Sequel. Warning there will be spoilers in this article.  The Incredible Hulk– What is now known as the Marvel…

Movie Review: Disney/Pixar’s Brave

What can I say about Brave? It is one of the best, well made, and fun fantasies that Disney and Pixar have put out. Princess Merida (Kelly Macdonald: No Country For Old Men, Boardwalk Empire) is a girl becoming a lady, but she would rather go on adventures than learn to become a proper royal. Her…