Beauty and the Beast (1991) Review

With the recent release of the live-action Beauty and the Beast, I’ve brought it upon myself to review the classic Disney cartoon version. Hailed by many as one of the best animated films of all time, Beauty and the Beast has made its way into the hearts of many. The story (one I’m sure you’ve already heard), is about that of a self-righteous king, whose … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast (1991) Review

The Fox and the Hound Review

You know, for a film that is titled the Fox and the Hound, over half the film features neither a fox, nor a hound. Instead, it’s filled with unnecessary side characters that leave little to no impact on the viewer whatsoever. The story revolves around a Fox named Tod (Mickey Rooney), whose taken in by a kind widow after his mother, like in so many Disney … Continue reading The Fox and the Hound Review

Disney’s Hercules Review

Lately I’ve been watching a lot of Disney films, one of them being the often overlooked Hercules. I’ve decided to review this film in particular because I often hear debates on whether it holds up as an animated classic. The film stars who else but Hercules (Tate Donovan), the son of Zeus who was kidnapped as a child by the conniving Hades (James Woods). Due to … Continue reading Disney’s Hercules Review

Pete’s Dragon Review

Today I’ve decided to review the Disney re-imagining of Pete’s Dragon. Pete’s Dragon stars Oakes Fegley as Pete, a young orphaned boy living in the forest with a magical dragon he calls Elliott. One day Pete is discovered by a park ranger named Grace (Bryce Dallas Howard), who takes him in against his will until they can find him a proper home. As Pete learns how to … Continue reading Pete’s Dragon Review

Beauty and the Beast Review

With Disney remaking a film every year, stakes were particularly high this time around for the retelling of their beloved classic, Beauty and the Beast. Beauty and the Beast stars Emma Watson as Belle, a headstrong girl living in a small village, who is taken prisoner by a Beast (played by Dan Stevens) in his isolated castle. Belle befriends the bewitched servants of the Beast, learning that beyond … Continue reading Beauty and the Beast Review