(This review was originally published in March 2022. ) Growing up, my fictional resources featuring girls dealing with puberty and growing up, consisted solely of Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret…a book published in 1970. Needless to say, I couldn’t really identify with the main character or her experiences as a 13-year old in… Continue reading “Turning Red” Celebrates Red Pandas, Puberty, Periods and Most Importantly Girls.
Spoilers ahead. As you know, I haven’t been a fan of a lot of Pixar’s recent stuff. It just feels like they’ve been trying too hard, that they’ve been over-reliant on one trick: building up to that one climactic emotional moment, without regards for plot coherence, or world-building. Not to mention, a lot of their… Continue reading I love “Luca” and you should too
There are some movies you have to watch multiple times to understand them: to digest the imagery, the characters, the themes, and ideas because there’s so much to take in. Disney and Pixar’s Soul is definitely one of those movies. And after watching it for a second time, it still didn’t resonate with me.
Toy Story 4 is the movie that nobody asked for. It was a completely unnecessary addition to a series that had successfully and more than satisfactorily concluded. It told the story that needed to be told; there were barely any loose ends and all the characters had beautiful arcs and it came to a wonderful… Continue reading ‘Toy Story 4’ like Forky, is kind of trash
The official trailer for Incredibles 2 finally aired. The movie premieres in just under two months and I’m pumped. Due to my job, I won’t be able to go to the premiere but I’ll definitely be able to catch it in the first week. I’ve already reviewed the teaser, and have proposed some theories and… Continue reading An Incredible (2) trailer with a side of theories
The Incredibles is one of my favorite Pixar movies and in this time of countless superhero sequels and adaptations, most of which I have given up on, I’m actually really excited for Incredibles 2. So far, not much is known about the plot, but there is a general synopsis. According to the EW, the film… Continue reading The Incredibles 2: Theories and Predictions