Heartwarming and Funny | Review of ‘Christopher Robin’

Emotional fun for the whole family, Christopher Robin reminds audiences of the joy of youth and how it should never be forgotten. Continue reading Heartwarming and Funny | Review of ‘Christopher Robin’

A Tale as Old as Time | Review of “Beauty and the Beast”

By Cynthia Ayala

Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Kevin Kline & Josh Gad
Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures
Image Credit: IMDB

“Disney’s animated classic takes on a new form, with a widened mythology and an all-star cast. A young prince, imprisoned in the form of a beast, can be freed only by true love. What may be his only opportunity arrives when he meets Belle, the only human girl to ever visit the castle since it was enchanted.”

—IMDB

A magical live action remake of the classic tale following Emma Watson as Belle and Dan Stevens as the cursed prince. Needless to say—but it has to be said—this film had exceptional casting. Emma Watson has become an exceptional actress, taking on the part of Belle and molding her into something new. She was able to capture the essence of Belle from the original, the stubborn opinionated girl with dreams as vast as the eye could see. And her performance was breathtakingly amazing. She is Belle, there is no question about it. Then there is Luke Evans. God, what a wonderful Gaston he made. Much like Watson, he was the perfect person to take on this role, to sing the songs, the be the perfect narcissist.
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Jack the Giant Slayer

Overall a decent movie.  The plot was quick and fast paced but at times, I was feeling a lack of connection between Jack (Nicholas Hoult) and the Princess (Eleanor Tomlinson).  But the intensity brought to the movie by the actors was very well done and jumped off the screen making me believe…that was until I saw the giant.  The CGI could have been better, dragons … Continue reading Jack the Giant Slayer

Johnny Depp To Become A Supercomputer In Wally Pfister’s Transcendence?

By: Eric Eisenberg If you’re a science-fiction fan, chances are that you’ve heard of something called the singularity. Known more accurately as the “technological singularity,” the term refers to a theory that it’s possible for technology to acquire intelligence greater than that of a human. This, in turn, would lead to what some refer to as “an intelligence explosion” where the tech would begin taking … Continue reading Johnny Depp To Become A Supercomputer In Wally Pfister’s Transcendence?