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Movie review: Live-action Maleficent returns in ‘Mistress of Evil’+

Many times, the villain in a story is an even more fascinating character than the hero. We wonder why they...

Read More+ 9 months ago

Cash-grab rehash or creative re-imagining? Thoughts on the Disney live action remakes+

While not all of Disney’s live action remakes of their animated classics have been a hit with critics, they do...

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Movie review: Disney’s live action ‘Aladdin’ a colorful confection that’s more entertaining than amazing+

Disney’s animated “Aladdin” has always had a special place in my heart. It’s the very first movie I saw in...

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Movie review: Live action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ a charming adaptation of the animated classic+

Although Disney’s recent trend of turning its animated classics into live action adaptations could be seen as a bit of...

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