Category Archives: adventure

“Flora & Ulysses” Movie Review

Ten year old Flora (Matilda Lawler) loves following superheroes in the comics and movies. Unfortunately, Flora now knows that superheroes do not exist in real-life. Flora loves the superheroes developed by her father, George (Ben Schwartz), who is depressed because his comics are constantly being turned down by publishers. In fact, after the last rejection, George leaves his family and

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“Wonder Woman 1984” Movie Review

Immortal Amazon warrior, Princess Diana of Themyscira (Gal Gadot), is now working, in 1984, as an archeologist at the Smithsonian Institution in Washington D.C. In addition to her daily job, Diana grabs her lasso of truth, dons her warrior outfit and saves people in the D.C. area. Cool stuff. A pompous blowhard marketing dude, Maxwell Lord (The Mandalorian, errr, Pedro

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“Zack Snyder’s Justice League” Official Trailer

Streaming March 18, 2021 on HBO Max, this is the “directors” cut of the theatrical release of the Justice League from 2017. Many think the theatrical release watered down the original plans for the 2017 Justice League (see my movie review here)…..and from the looks of this trailer…..they were right! Yikes! Drive Safe! Never Forget. More action, adventure, fantasy…..

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“Finding Ohana” Movie Review

After her husband died 11 years ago, Leilani (Kelly Hu) moved her and her two young children, Ioane (Alex Aiono) and Pili (Kea Peahu), from Hawaii to Brooklyn. Not a move I would make….. Now, her father, Kimo (Branscombe Richmond), has had a heart attack and is supposed to rest. Leilani returns home with the kids to care for him

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“Raya and the Last Dragon” Official Trailer #1

This first official trailer for “Raya and the Last Dragon” is WAY better than the teaser trailer I posted earlier this year. NOW, I’m ready to see it on, or shortly after, March 5, 2021 when it arrives on Disney+ and in theaters. Personal favorite, Awkwafina (Nora Lum), is the dragon. 🙂 Drive Safe! Never Forget. More from Disney….

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"Jumanji: The Next Level" Movie Review & Trailer

Spencer (Alex Wolf), Martha (Morgan Turner), Bethany (Madison Iseman), and Fridge (Ser’Darius Blain) have all graduated high school and are preparing to come home for the holidays where they plan to meet at Nora’s Diner (formerly owned by Milo (Danny Glover) and Spencer’s grandpa, Eddie (Danny DeVito). Spencer comes home and, although he is happy to see his mother and

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“Aladdin” Movie Review

Aladdin (Mena Massoud) is a “street rat” stealing from the citizens and vendors of Agrabah with his pet monkey, Abu. One day a mysterious young woman gets in trouble by giving bread to two starving “street rats”. Aladdin, with slight of hand, rescues her and leads her on an adventure she never thought she would enjoy. It turns out that

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