"Lightyear" (2022) Review: A Visually Gorgeous Nod to Science Fiction
"Lightyear" is Pixar's latest offering featuring fantastic animation that's a throwback to classic sci-fi. The story plays it safe, but at least the film offers a simple and groundbreaking way to make sandwiches.
What Child Psychology Says About Pixar's "Turning Red"
Pixar's 2022 animated movie "Turning Red" stars a teenage girl from Toronto who turns into a giant red panda and rebels against her traditional Chinese family. Some parents are concerned that the movie sexualizes young girls and encourages bad behavior.
Dolores and Bruno Had A Special Family Bond in Disney's "Encanto"
Disney's 2021 animated film, "Encanto," was an instant family favorite. In the movie, Bruno is perceived to be a villain because of his frightening powers. But, is he? His niece Dolores knows the truth.
Disney/Pixar's "Turning Red": Pixar's Puberty Tale
"Turning Red" is a 2022 Pixar animated comedy film directed by Domee Shi. Mixing Shi's childhood with a supernatural twist, Pixar presents an entertaining and emotional movie with cultural animation, solid laughs, relatable characters, and a visionary motif about growing up.
10 Most Beautiful Disney Princesses Ranked
Many of us owe a part of our childhood to Disney. They gave us some of the best animated movies out there. So today I decided to do an article based on their princesses. The following are some of the most beautiful Disney Princesses ever brought to our screens. Enjoy.
"The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild" (2022) Review: An Inept, Spleen-Powered Blemish of Animation
With poor animation, an unimaginative story, and groan-worthy humor, The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild is a horrid animated experience. If this is what Disney plans to do with the Ice Age franchise, then it probably should have remained extinct.
"Disney/Pixar's "Luca": Pixar's Coming-of-Age Experience
"Luca" is a 2021 Pixar coming-of-age fantasy film directed by Enrico Casarosa. At first glance, the story sounds derivative. But, in Pixar's hands, it is executed with vibrant animation, thought-provoking themes of childhood and friendship, and a cast of memorable characters with a sense of wonder.
"An Extremely Goofy Movie": A Not-So-Extreme Yet Enjoyable Direct-to-Video Sequel
"An Extremely Goofy Movie" is a 2000 direct-to-video sequel to the 1995 film "A Goofy Movie." At first, the movie has noticeable downgrades with heavy emphasis on extreme sports. After a while, it still maintains both the emotional and humorous charm of the first film and Goofy himself.
"A Goofy Movie": A Goofy Yet Fun Road Trip Worth Remembering
"A Goofy Movie" is a 1995 animated comedy film based on the Disney Afternoon television series "Goof Troop." Though the story is basic & cliched, the movie became a cult classic as a humble continuation of the series full of hip humor and heart that carries on the classic Disney character's legacy.
"Raya & the Last Dragon": Disney's Action-Packed & Adventurous Animated Fantasy
"Raya & the Last Dragon" is a 2021 Disney action-adventure and fantasy animated feature. With heavy influence from Southeastern Asian culture, it is an instant classic that is full of heart with creative worldbuilding, detailed animation, and stand-out characters.
Disney/Pixar's "Soul": The Must-See and Feel-Good Animated 2020 Film
"Soul" is a 2020 Disney/Pixar animated drama-comedy directed by Pete Docter that is exclusively streaming on Disney+. This highly-anticipated and delayed film ends 2020 with a bang. Its thought-provoking concept, creative visuals, and unforgettable characters breathe new life into animation.
How Do Disney Princesses Mimic the Expectations for Women?
Join me as we delve into the history of women in America, their shifting gender roles, and whether the role of a woman has really changed all that much since 1923, all through the lens of our favorite Disney princesses.
'Onward' (2020) A Magical Movie Review
Pixar has been knocking it out of the park since 1995 with their debut picture, 'Toy Story'. Can the legendary studio do it again with their latest flick 'Onward'? Why are we even asking? Let's just find out! BE WARNED: I talk about something sad in my life. And yes, there is context.
"Rapunzel's Tangled Adventure" (2017): A Sequel Show Worth Watching?
Disney's "Tangled" was one of the best movies to come out in the 2010s. Having established a refreshing version of the classic tale of a girl trapped in a tower, not many expected the story to expand so much but here we are! Here's my take on the 2017 animated series "Rapunzel's Tangled Adventure."
Movie Review: "The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad" (1949)
Here is a spoiler-free review of the 1949 film "The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad," starring Bing Crosby, Basil Rathbone, Eric Blore, and more!
Why "The Incredibles" Is My Favourite Pixar Movie
Pixar has developed a well earned reputation of producing top notch animations for the past two decades. From their 21 feature films, I thought I would highlight my personal favourite, 2004's "The Incredibles" and detail the reasons why it is for me the best from the animation studio.
Top 12 Scariest Disney Animated Villains of All Time
Regardless of your age, you can't help but love and cherish beloved Disney films. Many iconic characters were introduced in these animated movies, including some seriously memorable and show-stealing villains. Let's take a look at the top 12 scariest Disney animated villains of all time.
24 Fabulous Facts About Your Favorite Disney Renaissance Films
The Disney Renaissance (1989–1999) saw a resurgence of Disney animated films that brought both critical and financial success. Here are 24 facts about some of these movies, like "The Little Mermaid," "Aladdin," "Mulan," and more.
"Hercules" (1997): Megara Was Easily the Best Disney Princess
Yes, Megara is a Disney Princess, and she's the best one.
36 Magical Facts About Your Favorite Disney Films
Whether you're young or old or somewhere in between, Disney films will always have a special place in the hearts of moviegoers everywhere. Here is a list of 36 magical facts about films like "The Little Mermaid," "Frozen," "Sleeping Beauty," and more.
The Way "The Lion King" (1994) Came Up With Its Story
Find out which moment in the iconic 1994 Disney animation "The Lion King" gives the entire film its energy, reason to take on a psychotic uncle, and change a young cub into an adult.
Disney's "Aladdin": Jafar Didn't Even Need the Genie
Jafar's lust for power basically screwed him over in "Aladdin."
5 Disney Girls Who Didn’t Have a Boyfriend or Husband at the End of Their Movie
Main character Disney girls who did not have a boyfriend or husband at the end of their movie, but found an alternative happily ever after.
From "All of Us to All of You": An American Christmas Special That Became a Nordic Tradition
In 1958, Disney created a Christmas special for ABC using classic shorts with new bridging animation. This same special has gone on to be a well-beloved Christmas tradition in Nordic countries.
Top 10 Sweetest and Kindest Fathers in Disney Movies
Although many Disney heroes are orphans, a lot have parents and in particular, sweet and cute fathers. Here are the cutest dads in Disney's animated classics.
Top 13 Scariest Moments in Disney's Animated Movies
Thirteen creepy and upsetting moments in Disney's animated classics that make you wonder how they made it into kids' movies.
"The Hunchback of Notre Dame": A Character Analysis
The Disney Renaissance has captured generations of viewers and admirers. Notably, "The Hunchback of Notre Dame," but, why do we connect, as an audience, to the film? And, what does it teach us?