Critique of “The Brave Little Toaster” (1987)

This movie focuses on appliances, who are alive when people are not around. There are a few appliances, such as the radio, a little blanket, a vacuum cleaner, a lamp stand, and of course, the toaster. They go on a quest to find their master, Robert, who was a little boy who once lived inContinue reading “Critique of “The Brave Little Toaster” (1987)”

Review of “Encanto” (2021)

The film begins when Mirabel was a little kid. Her grandmother tells her about her tragic past of losing her husband and finding an enchanted candle, which created the magical house their family resides in. The door that provides special gifts for each family member appears and Mirabel approaches it. The title sequence appears andContinue reading “Review of “Encanto” (2021)”

Remember This Review of “Coco” (2017)

A young Mexican boy, named Miguel, narrates the history of his family, who absolutely hates music to the point where it’s banned. They even yell at people who play music near them. Miguel, however, loves music, defying his family’s rules against it. They practice shoe-polishing. One time, Miguel pretends to follow along, but really wantsContinue reading “Remember This Review of “Coco” (2017)”

Let’s Get Rocking with This Review of “School of Rock” (2003)

A man named Dewey is performing with a rock band at a club. He jumps into the crowd, but gets hurt. After a little time has gone by, Dewey’s roommates wake him up to complain about the rent situation, which is due soon. But Dewey is defensive about it. Shortly after that, his band votesContinue reading “Let’s Get Rocking with This Review of “School of Rock” (2003)”

Review of “Fiddler on the Roof” (1971)

The film (based on the famous live musical) starts off with a poor milkman, named Tevye. He narrates to the audience (or breaks the fourth wall) about his life, people, their traditions, and culture. He and his wife want to marry their oldest daughter, Tzeitel, to a man named Lazar Wolf. But Tzeitel resists. She falls in love with a younger man called Motel and Tevye approves… at least for a bit.

This is “The Greatest Showman” Review (2017)

The story begins with a musical number sung by P.T. Barnum, and then goes back to when he was a kid. He meets a girl named Charity, falls in love with her, and she eventually becomes his wife. Years later, P.T. and Charity have two daughters, Helen and Caroline. P.T. takes his family to aContinue reading “This is “The Greatest Showman” Review (2017)”

Put Your Thoughts in What You Most Believe in… Review of “Tarzan” (1999)

Warning: Contains spoilers*** This is one of the few 2nd Disney Renaissance films I have watched in the movie theater due to my birth year (early to mid-90’s). I was five at the time I saw “Tarzan”. I don’t remember my opinion then. However, I will tell you what I thought when I saw “Tarzan” twiceContinue reading “Put Your Thoughts in What You Most Believe in… Review of “Tarzan” (1999)”

The Most Memorable “Muppets” Moments

The muppets amused many of us. Whether it came from Kermit the frog, who shows care and ease, Miss Piggy, who loves Kermit, but also can get on his and others nerves at times, Fozzie Bear, who expresses enthusiasm and humor, and many more characters who entertain audiences.

Evaluation of “Mickey’s Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse” (2001)

I saw a couple clips of this movie in junior high at school. But then I watched the full film at a friend’s house in the late 2010’s. Disney characters from different movies are at the House of Mouse, where Mickey and his pals have hosted a show. Mickey lets everyone go home until GoofyContinue reading “Evaluation of “Mickey’s Magical Christmas: Snowed in at the House of Mouse” (2001)”

Be Our (or My) Guest… for this “Beauty & the Beast” Comparison: 1991 vs. 2017 Adaptations

Warning: contains spoilers*** Many of us remember or grew up on the 1991 cartoon of “Beauty and the Beast”. I used to watch it as a small child. I have watched it in recent years, as well. Of course, I understood the story better more recently than as a little kid. A selfish prince isContinue reading “Be Our (or My) Guest… for this “Beauty & the Beast” Comparison: 1991 vs. 2017 Adaptations”