Animation Reviews

“Wendell & Wild” is a bit messy, but wonderful

Stop-motion horror films might be one of my favorite niche genres. For some reason, the medium intertwines with the genre so well. And Wendell & Wild just proves my theory further.

Animation Reviews

“Silicon Docks,” an unsuccessful satirical film

Satire is hard. Good satire is even harder. Oftentimes, satire especially in animation is just mean-spirited low blows. That’s not the case with Silicon Docks. Instead, it’s a lot of nearly incomprehensible gibberish that’s supposed to be mocking the tech and social media elites - but it just doesn’t work. I don’t know if it’s… Continue reading “Silicon Docks,” an unsuccessful satirical film

Animation Reviews

“Vampire in the Garden” is pretty and intense but lacks substance

Sometimes, when no show is appealing, you just have to pick randomly rather than not watching anything. So my boyfriend and I picked the shortest anime series we could find on Netflix. That ended up being the 2022 web series, Vampire in the Garden. The 5- episode OVA is an intense ride. It was produced… Continue reading “Vampire in the Garden” is pretty and intense but lacks substance

Animation Reviews

My thoughts on Disney’s Upcoming Projects

I swear I’m alive. The past few weeks have just been very busy. Between work, some other personal projects, the whole David Zaslav thing, and general exhaustion there hasn’t been anything I’ve watched that felt worth reviewing. But since D-23 Expo was this past weekend - let’s take a look at Disney’s upcoming slate of animated projects.

Animation Reviews

This blog is officially anti-David Zaslav or what happened to HBOMax?

Infinity Train, Summer Camp Island, The Fungies! and many more animated shows have been pulled from HBOMax. Following the merger of Warner Bros. (which owns Cartoon Network) and Discovery - many popular shows and movies, not just animated ones, were pulled from the streaming service and straight-up canceled.