PADDINGTON Review

     February 10, 2015

Paul King's live-action adaptation of the beloved character successfully captures the books' charm, warmth, and British sense of humor.

MALEFICENT Blu-ray Review

     February 25, 2015

If there’s one thing Disney doesn’t understand, it’s outsiders.  The company ethos embraces a “hooray for everything” approach, seeking to unify all races, colors and creeds beneath his all-encompassing mouse ears.  That’s actually not a knock, and when dealing with …

MALEFICENT Review

     February 10, 2015

In our current age of blockbusters suffused with CGI, I imagine we’ll keep coming back to this line from a recent editorial by Drew McWeeny at Hitfix: “We are living in an age of casual magic.”  Maleficent doesn’t just exemplify …