Category: disney

  • “Ant Man and the Wasp” Movie Review

    “Ant Man and the Wasp” Movie Review

    After the first movie, Ant Man (Scott Lange, Paul Rudd) went to help Captain America in “Captain America: Civil War” and was “rewarded” for his actions by being placed on house arrest for 2 years when he returned home. Scott has not talked with Dr. Pym (Michael Douglas) or Hope (Evangeline Lilly) in quite a […]

  • “Solo: A Star Wars Story” Movie Review

    “Solo: A Star Wars Story” Movie Review

    Wanting to leave the lawless planet of Corellia, Han (Alden Ehenreich) and his girlfriend, Qi’ra (Danare…..err, Emilia Clarke) steal some precious hyper-fuel, coaxium, to use to bribe officials to let them leave. Well, the plan only half works: Han escapes, but, Qi’ra is captured. 3 years pass and the two meet again to work with […]

  • “Avengers: Infinity War” Movie Review

    “Avengers: Infinity War” Movie Review

    Thanos (Josh Brolin) has a plan to wipe out half of the sentient beings in the universe. In his mind, overpopulation is a problem, and Thanos is the only one who knows how to take care of it:  By mass murder. His theory is that once overpopulation is taken care of, the remaining beings (and […]

  • “Black Panther” Movie Review

    “Black Panther” Movie Review

    After his father was killed in a blast in Captain America: Civil War, T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) has become king of Wakanda. Wakanda is a technologically advanced country thanks to vibranium, the strongest metal in the world (Captain America’s shield is made from a piece of vibranium that Tony Stark’s dad got from Wakanda) and also, […]

  • “The Greatest Showman” Movie Review

    “The Greatest Showman” Movie Review

    Loosely based on the life of P.T. Barnum, “The Greatest Showman” is the perfect antidote to the hateful world we find ourselves living in. P.T. Barnum (Hugh Jackman) grew up the son of a tailor working for a rich family. He suffers abuse at the hands of that family, and, the world in general.  The […]

  • “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Movie Review

    “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Movie Review

    Spoilers may happen below…..proceed with caution.   In Star Wars: The Force Awakens” Leia  (Carrie Fisher) was looking for Luke (Mark Hamill) as the rebels were being attacked.  Well, in “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” they found (a reluctant) Luke and sent Rey (Daisy Ridley) to convince him to come help the badly beaten rebel resistance. […]

  • “Thor: Ragnarok” Movie Review

    “Thor: Ragnarok” Movie Review

    Now we know where the Hulk (Mark Ruffalo) has been for the past couple of years.  He crash landed on Sakaar and has been held captive earning the right to stay alive as a gladiator. But, I get ahead of myself. Thor (Chris Hemsworth) has also been missing from the Marvel Universe, but, as Ragnorok […]

  • “Spider-Man: Homecoming” Movie Review

    “Spider-Man: Homecoming” Movie Review

    In the “Spider-Man: Homecoming” reboot, we catch up with Peter Parker (Tom Holland) as a 15 year old sophomore in a technical high school. Peter has already been bitten by the spider, and is fast becoming a local hero, when he is recruited into the Stark Avenger Internship run by Tony Stark (Robert Downey, Jr.). […]

  • “Beauty and the Beast” Movie Review

    “Beauty and the Beast” Movie Review

    (Enchanting) A fantastic live action re-make of the 1991 animated feature. Belle (Emma Watson) is an oddity among women in the village. Belle can read, and, in fact, loves to read so she can get away, in her mind, from the hum-drum village life. And…being different, Belle despises the one man everyone else wants: Gaston […]