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TALENTED AND COLORFUL, BUT OVERSTUFFED AND UNNECESSARY
Back in 2011, Rio was a surprising hit, grossing nearly half a billion at the box office. This animated “Fish out of water” tale of Blue, a domesticated blue macaw bird, and his misadventure in the city of Rio de Janeiro was well met; appealing to viewers with a good story, colorful animation, catchy songs, and celebrity voice talents. 1,200 more words
'ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS' (2016) Movie Review - Remember when Johnny Depp was in good films? Me Neither....
‘Alice Through The Looking Glass’ directed by James Bobin and starring Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska, Johnny Depp, Helena Bonham Carter, and Sacha Baron Cohen is the sequel to Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland (2010). 551 more words
Spaniard Nacho Vigalondo’s first two features, “Timecrimes” and “Extaterrestrial,” were notable for ingeniously containing fantastical concepts within very small-scale, low-budget-friendly narrative limits. With “Colossal,” he actually gets to visualize the more outlandish aspects of a new fantasy tale via the digital effects and crowd scenes that normally come with the territory — whether it be time travel, alien invasion, or (in this case) giant monsters battling it out atop a cityscape. 761 more words
After an original movie that made a very large amount of money in 2010 but offered almost nothing in term of inventive story-telling, it’s no surprise that the inevitable studio cash grab was produced as a middle finger to all those that enjoyed the 1951 Disney cartoon. 737 more words