Little Shop of Horrors Returning to the Screen With Scarjo

Hollywood is headed to Skid Row once again, as casting is underway for a new version of Little Shop of Horrors. Full Circle Cinema exclusively reported that Academy Award nominee Taron Egerton is up for the lead role of Seymour Krelborn. Soon after, Jeff Sneider of Collider tweeted that Egerton’s fellow Oscar nominee, Scarlett Johansson,… Continue reading Little Shop of Horrors Returning to the Screen With Scarjo

Coco vs. The Book of Life

Ever since Pixar announced Coco, a movie inspired by the Mexican Day of the Dead celebration, comparisons to Reel FX’s 2014 film The Book of Life seemed inevitable. The main plot of both movies takes place on Dia de Muertos, both star a young man who wants to be a musician despite his family’s wishes,… Continue reading Coco vs. The Book of Life

REVIEW: Tangled (2010)

“No! You were wrong about the world. And you were wrong about me!” Disney’s main marketing strategy for their 50th animated classic release was to emulate DreamWorks. Stateside, the characters were shown with mischievous smirks and the trailers employed violent slapstick comedy and pop songs. The Princess and the Frog had been advertised as the… Continue reading REVIEW: Tangled (2010)

Here’s To The Fools Who Dream

I’m super late to the party on La La Land, but I finally watched it in the comfort of my home this morning. I was floored by the camera work, the acting, the music, and the dance numbers. I loved watching these characters interact, watching them progress through their own stories as well as their… Continue reading Here’s To The Fools Who Dream

REVIEW: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)

A year after Pocahontas, Disney released a film with a higher budget that would earn a lower box office return, The Hunchback of Notre Dame. Like so many Disney animated features, Hunchback was based on a novel. But this novel was a little different from The Fox and the Hound and Tarzan of the Apes.… Continue reading REVIEW: The Hunchback of Notre Dame (1996)