Tag Archives: Disney

Film review: Frozen II

Six years ago, the Disney animated film Frozen took the world by storm, becoming the highest-grossing animated film in history until it was surpassed by this year’s remake of The Lion King. It spawned such a wildly successful franchise that … Continue reading

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Film review: Aladdin (2019)

I’m under no illusion that this live-action remake of the 1992 animated classic Aladdin is a film that needed to be made, or that the original needed improving upon in some way. It was made because, as demonstrated by Disney’s … Continue reading

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Film review: Ralph Breaks The Internet

The original Wreck-It Ralph from 2012 was one of those films that pleasantly surprised me with how good it was: a simple tale of friendship, video gaming, and a bad guy trying to prove that he’s not so bad after … Continue reading

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Film review: Coco

The nineteenth feature film to be produced by Pixar Animation Studios, Coco tells the story of Miguel, a Mexican boy who dreams of becoming a musician like his hero, the late guitarist Ernesto de la Cruz. The problem with this … Continue reading

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Film review: Beauty and the Beast (2017)

In my childhood, our house contained VHS tapes of Disney animated films from the 1940s onward, and we watched them over and over again – but the ones I still feel the greatest affection for are those that I actually … Continue reading

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Film review: Moana

So, Fantastic Beasts and Where To Find Them was a big disappointment. Would Disney Animation Studios’ latest film, Moana, live up to expectations? Short answer: yes. Like all Disney films these days, this one is preceded by a short: Inner … Continue reading

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Walt Disney Film Tag!

Rachel Wagner, having just completed her video reviews on the first 20 animated films by Walt Disney (the ones that Walt himself had any involvement with – he greenlit The Aristocats before his death), has put a Disney tag on … Continue reading

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Film review: Zootropolis (a.k.a. Zootopia)

Exactly why this latest Disney animated movie is called Zootropolis in the UK but Zootopia in the States, I’m not sure. Zootopia certainly flows off the tongue better. The name change presumably meant more work for the voice actors to … Continue reading

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Film review: Inside Out

It’s been a pretty busy July where going to the cinema is concerned. But today I finally rounded the month off with Pixar’s new film, Inside Out. I had quite high expectations of this one, given that it’s already been … Continue reading

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Film review: Cinderella

There hasn’t been much I’ve wanted to see at the cinema since Big Hero 6. All the really good stuff this year isn’t coming out until later. But tonight, I decided to go and see Cinderella. It’s not usually my … Continue reading

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