“Paddington 2” is one of the Best Kid’s Movie Sequels Ever Made

“Paddington 2” is directed by Paul King and stars Ben Winshaw, Hugh Grant, Sally Hawkins, and Hugh Bonneville. The film is about the young bear of Paddington, now well-adapted with his new family, attempting to get enough money to buy his Aunt Lucy a birthday gift, but this gets Paddington into trouble that threatens to … More “Paddington 2” is one of the Best Kid’s Movie Sequels Ever Made

“The Greatest Showman” is Joyful, but Undemanding Entertainment

“The Greatest Showman” is directed by Michael Gracey and stars Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron, Michelle Williams, Zendaya, and Rebecca Ferguson. The movie is based on the true story of P.T. Barnum and how he turned his poverty into success from the idea of making the most unique people in the world into a spectacle. I … More “The Greatest Showman” is Joyful, but Undemanding Entertainment

“The LEGO Ninjago Movie” is Beautifully Animated and Badly Written

“The LEGO Ninjago Movie” is directed by Charlie Bean, Paul Fisher, and Bob Logan and stars Dave Franco, Jackie Chan, Justin Theroux, and Kumail Nanjiani.  The film is about a teen named Lloyd and his group of friends led by Master Wu who must defeat the evil villain of Garmadon, who just happens to be … More “The LEGO Ninjago Movie” is Beautifully Animated and Badly Written

“Beauty and the Beast”: A Remake Lacking Purpose

“Beauty and the Beast” is directed by Bill Condon and stars Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Luke Evans, Josh Gad, Ewan McGregor, and Ian McKellen.  The film is an adaptation of the 1991 animated film of the same name and is about a woman named Belle who finds her father trapped in a castle, and from … More “Beauty and the Beast”: A Remake Lacking Purpose