Review of “Freaky Friday” (2003 film)

Tess Coleman wakes up her daughter, Anna. After Anna is dropped off at school, trouble begins. From criticizing her English teacher’s baldness to purposely hitting another girl with a volleyball in gym class, Anna lands in detention.  That puts her in hot water when she gets home. Her bedroom door is removed as her punishment,Continue reading “Review of “Freaky Friday” (2003 film)”

Review of “The Monster” (2016)

A young teen girl named Lizzy is waiting for her mom to wake up. Impatient, she opens the door to her mother’s bedroom and demands that she gets up. After getting ready, the mom, Kathy, and Lizzy, drive to see Lizzy’s dad, since it’s his turn to look after her. But on the way, theyContinue reading “Review of “The Monster” (2016)”

Critique of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” (1996)

One of the few Disney films to focus on religion, as well as use the word that’s the opposite of heaven and “God,” it focuses on a young man, named Quasimodo, who is responsible for ringing the bell in the tower of Notre Dame. However, due to his physical appearance, Frollo, Quasimodo’s master (who tookContinue reading “Critique of “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” (1996)”

My Evaluation of the “Harry Potter” Books and Movies

I understand why most people prefer the “Harry Potter” books over the movies. They have more details, characters, character development, and much more. Examples include: Backstories of different characters, especially the marauders (Sirius, James, Lupin, and Pettigrew) SPEW (Society for the Promotion of Elfish Welfare) Peeves the poltergeist  Sometimes, the events in the films couldContinue reading “My Evaluation of the “Harry Potter” Books and Movies”

Review of “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial” (1982)

A young boy, named Elliott, believes that an alien is somewhere out there. But his family won’t believe him. Regardless of that, he puts candy out on the floor, and the alien comes to him.  Not only does Elliott befriend the alien, E.T. (although his name gets revealed later), he also teaches him different skills.Continue reading “Review of “E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial” (1982)”

How I Feel About Disney Owning Fox

While it’s common knowledge that Disney has owned Pixar for many years as well as ABC, they have also bought MCU, Star Wars, and as of 2019, Fox. You will find movies from those brands on Disney Plus. But like many, I feel that Disney has bought too many companies. There is even a pictureContinue reading “How I Feel About Disney Owning Fox”

Review of “The Simpsons Movie” (2007)

The film begins with a theatrical feature of “Itchy and Scratchy” (a cartoon similar to “Tom & Jerry”), and later reveals that the Simpson family is watching it.  Then the next scene cuts to the theme song, with some changes since it’s a movie and not a normal TV episode. Green Day also performs theContinue reading “Review of “The Simpsons Movie” (2007)”

My Journey with “Chicken Little” (2005)

When the ads and trailers for “Chicken Little” were promoted in 2005, I remember getting excited about the film. I even announced its release on the day it came out in 7th grade math class, after the teacher proclaimed that it was the last day of the 1st quarter. Then came the moment I sawContinue reading “My Journey with “Chicken Little” (2005)”

Review of “Turning Red” (2022)

Thirteen-year-old Mei Lee talks about her amazing life while on her way to school. She is practically perfect in academics, acing every assignment and exam. She also has a great relationship with her family, including her overbearing, but caring, mother. Everything goes well… until her friends, Miriam, Priya, and Abby, have a crush on theContinue reading “Review of “Turning Red” (2022)”

“Aladdin” Mystery: How is The Genie Able to Function After 10,000 Years in a Lamp?

If you remember the scene where Aladdin rubs the lamp while trapped in the cave of wonders, the genie comes out. He announces that he has been trapped inside of it for 10,000 years. Yet, he has no trouble functioning at all. Despite that, he does use poor etiquette numerous times at the beginning ofContinue reading ““Aladdin” Mystery: How is The Genie Able to Function After 10,000 Years in a Lamp?”