<i>The Lion King</i> is good, but takes a hit in the emotional department
Drama / Films / Reviews

The Lion King is good, but takes a hit in the emotional department

Director Jon Favreau was at the helm for The Jungle Book, which kind-of set off this recent wave of modern-day Disney adaptations. It was only right that Disney brought back Favreau for arguably their biggest property, The Lion King. I found this film great with its visual effects, singing and I loved the musical numbers! But there’s … Continue reading

<i>Midsommar</i> builds up to a disappointing pay-off
Films / Horror / Reviews

Midsommar builds up to a disappointing pay-off

Hereditary is one of the best, most effective horror films I’ve ever witnessed. It may be the scariest, too, so my anticipation for director Ari Aster’s sophomore follow-up was through the roof. Midsommar‘s screening started with a bit of technical difficulties, so I became pretty eager as time went by. Once we get through a very intriguing … Continue reading