Category: Animation

  • “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation” Movie Review

    “Hotel Transylvania 3: Summer Vacation” Movie Review

    Dracula (Adam Sandler) lost his wife a long time ago. Until now, he has been ok with being alone, but, he is starting to get lonely and is not yet ready to tell Mavis (Selena Gomez). He starts searching the Internet to see if can find someone to give him that “zing”. In the meantime, […]

  • “The Lion King” Movie Review

    “The Lion King” Movie Review

    A pride of lions led by Mufasa (James Earl Jones) are gathering near their iconic Pride Rock monument to welcome the birth of the future king: Simba (JD McCrary and Donald Glover). Simba and his best friend Nala (Shahadi Wright Joseph and Beyonce) are curious cubs, sometimes egged on to do dangerous things by Simba’s […]

  • “Hotel Transylvania 2” Movie Review

    “Hotel Transylvania 2” Movie Review

    Picking up where “Hotel Transylvania” left off, vampire Mavis (Selena Gomez) and human Jonathan (Andy Samberg) get married! Dracula (Adam Sandler) has now accepted humans (well, kinda) and throws the happy couple a huge party inviting monsters and humans alike. It is a wonderful affair. Fast forward one year and Mavis informs Dracula that she […]

  • “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” Movie Review

    “How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World” Movie Review

    Hiccup (Jay Baruchel) and Astrid (America Ferrera) lead their band of misfits, including Toothless, on raids to save captured dragons. They are very successful in their rescue attempts, but by bringing the rescued dragons back to dragon / human utopia, Berk, they are causing security issues that concerns the Vikings. Berk is becoming too well […]

  • “The Jungle Book” Movie Review

    “The Jungle Book” Movie Review

    (Superbly Re-Imagined Classic) – – Mowgli (Neel Sethi) is an orphaned boy left in the jungle after his father was killed by the tiger Shere Khan (Idris Elba). Luckily, Mowgli was found by kindly panther, Bagheera (Ben Kingsley), and given a home with the wolves. Years later, a drought automatically enacted a jungle law that […]

  • “Zootopia” Movie Review

    “Zootopia” Movie Review

    (Visually Stunning, Brilliant) – – Ever since Judy Hopps (Ginnifer Goodwin) was a little bunny, she wanted to be a cop. Her parents told her that there has never been a bunny cop, and that she should be a carrot farmer like them. But, Judy has dreams, and 15 years later, she becomes the first […]

  • “How to Train Your Dragon 2” Movie Review

    “How to Train Your Dragon 2” Movie Review

    (Wonderful) – – Five years after the events in the last movie…..the people of Berk and the dragons are living in harmony. Instead of participating in the dragon races, Toothless and Hiccup (voiced by Jay Baruchel) are exploring, and mapping, the surrounding area…..something that until dragons and humans learned to get along was nearly impossible […]

  • “Frozen” Movie Review

    “Frozen” Movie Review

    (Wonderful) – – Princess Elsa (voiced by Idina Menzel) has a special power.  She can summon ice, snow, and cold with the wave of her hands. She and her younger sister, Anna (voiced by Kristen Bell), have fun playing in the instant snow and making snowmen. Unfortunately, Elsa is having a hard time controlling her […]

  • “The Croods” Movie Review

    “The Croods” Movie Review

    “The Croods” are the last cave family.  The others were either bitten, eaten, or stomped to oblivion.  Survival is hard work, and as the father, Grug (voiced by our favorite, Nicolas Cage) says “Be afraid…”. New is dangerous, new is scary.  The cave is safe. Teenage daughter, Eep (voiced by Emma Stone), of course, follows […]