This debut appearance on the ‘GNA Morning Rush’ is devoted exclusively to Disney’s new, live action “Beauty and the Beast” – which is breaking pre-sale ticket records. But is it just another example of a “Tale as Old as Time”: a disappointing remake of a beloved classic? Check-out Brian and Chrissy’s reactions to my thoughts […]
My Best to Worst Ranking of Disney’s live-action remakes of their own animated films that they’ve made… so far: “CINDERELLA” 2015’s romance drama directed by Kenneth Branagh was a near-masterpiece. Branagh took a serious approach to the material, and it worked. Lily James was perfect as the title princess, and Cate Blanchett gave a sinister supporting performance as The […]
March 2017 will go down as one for the ages. The Wolverine finale “Logan” has already proven to be a juggernaut with an $85 million opening weekend. And it’s already receiving Awards buzz, particularly for star Hugh Jackman. I’m also starting a campaign for Patrick Stewart to get a Best Supporting Actor nomination. But the […]
He co-directed the most celebrated animated movie of all-time (and my favorite film) – Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast”. Now, Gary Trousdale is bringing back the classic Jay Ward characters Rocky and Bullwinkle (plus their friends/enemies), in a new, DreamWorks animated short.