KUNG FU PANDA 2 PROMISES BIG LAUGHS AND A LOT OF HEART

“Kung Fu Panda” was one of my earlier reviews and I’m surprised it’s taken me this long to review the second. I’d been told by friends how great the series continued to be but never got around to watching the sequels. Since it’s currently streaming on HBO, I’m delighted to report my friends were correct! … Continue reading KUNG FU PANDA 2 PROMISES BIG LAUGHS AND A LOT OF HEART

“Smallfoot” has a great cast, but lacks clever laughs or memorable songs

On a recent flight, I decided to watch 2018’s “Smallfoot”. I’m a fan of Channing Tatum (he once said hello to me on a film set) and Zendaya (“The Greatest Showman”, “Spiderman: Homecoming”) and the movie looked cute in trailers. Sadly, it did not deliver much more than an in-flight distraction. The story follows Migo … Continue reading “Smallfoot” has a great cast, but lacks clever laughs or memorable songs

“Christopher Robin” encourages viewers to be kids again

Say what you will about Disney remaking their older properties in live action. Is it a cop-out? Maybe. Is it working? Like gang busters. Their latest in a long (and ever-growing) line of live action adaptations is “Christopher Robin”, the story of what happens to Winnie the Pooh’s human friend once he grows up and … Continue reading “Christopher Robin” encourages viewers to be kids again