Coco vs. The Book of Life

Ever since Pixar announced Coco, a movie inspired by the Mexican Day of the Dead celebration, comparisons to Reel FX’s 2014 film The Book of Life seemed inevitable. The main plot of both movies takes place on Dia de Muertos, both star a young man who wants to be a musician despite his family’s wishes,…

Why I’m Excited: Aladdin (2019)

Carpets, magic, and monkeys, oh my! For most kids of the nineties, Aladdin was a seminal movie. I remember being six years old and going to Disneyworld, completely myopic about meeting the beloved street-rat. I had been watching the first two films on repeat, completely unaware of all the behind the scenes chaos with Robin Williams…

Top 5 Disney Villains

“Now, shall you deal with ME, O Prince – and all the powers of HELL!” Throughout Disney animation’s long history, their villains have become just as iconic as their heroes. Some even prefer the villains and consider them more relatable and nuanced. Personally, I don’t feel that way, but I do think a movie should…

REVIEW: Star Wars: Resistance – Season 1, Episodes 1, 2 and 3 “The Recruit,” “The Triple Dark” and “Fuel for the “Fire”

*Spoilers* “The Recruit” opens with three pilots trying to deliver Intel to the Resistance. One pilot tells the others to turn back and he’ll do it. Soon, First Order vessels catch up to him and damage his ship, but Poe Dameron arrives and saves him. The young pilot introduces himself as Kazuta Xiono, the son…

Photos and Video Show Spider-Man’s New Suit

Now that Mysterio has reared his so-far-fishbowlless head, it’s Spidey’s turn, as pictures have surfaced of Tom Holland in Spider-Man’s new suit while he films Spider-Man: Far From Home. The photos come from a couple of sources, but JustJared is a good hub for them. Additionally, someone took a video of Spidey swinging into action…

REVIEW: Big Hero 6: The Series – Season 1, Episodes 21 and 22 “The Bot-Fighter” and “Obake Yashiki”

“All I’m saying is if you like something and you’re good at it, why deny yourself?” *Spoilers* “The Bot-Fighter” opens with Fred, Hiro and Baymax battling a tiny three-headed robot in a diner. Hiro dispatches it, but another robot managed to steal the register during the scuffle. The heroes locate a dog-shaped logo on the…