With all the live action Disney remakes that have been in the pipeline for the last few years, you wonder if Disney has any original idea left. Sad to say, when I heard this week that Disney was planning for The Lion King remake, this time with live action (sort of how I reckon the Jungle Book was created, using a lot of CGI) instead of it being animated, I scratched my head. Why? The cartoon version was good, in fact, revolutionary for its time period. Is it because they always want to update the stories so that the kids of today can relate? Regardless of their motivations, live action reboots of original cartoon classics like Alice in Wonderland, Cinderella, Pete’s Dragon and The Jungle Book have already been completed and others like Beauty and the Beast, Mulan, Mary Poppins Returns, Christopher Robin and The Lion King in the pipeline for a live action movie sometime in the future.
Continue reading TOP 10 ___: Top Ten Animated Disney Movies of YesterYear (1990s and 2000s)
Welcome to the latest instalment of our most recent blog series Top Tens, which is posting roughly every Sunday night, Australian time (or in this case, early Monday morning. Last week I shared my top 10 favourite movie superheroes; this week I am making the top 10’s a bit more specific- I will be talking about one of my favourite TV shows Once Upon A Time, and my top 10 new characters I would like to see on Once Upon a Time in the 4th Season and beyond.
There are spoilers and speculation ahead so beware!
Continue reading Top 10 ___: Top Ten New Characters I would like to see on “Once Upon a Time” in the 4th Season and Beyond!
Welcome to the latest instalment of our most recent blog series Top Tens. Last week I shared my top 10 movie trilogies- what will I share this week? I was originally going to share another topic, which I have now moved to next week, but I thought in light of the tragedy of Robin Williams’ passing, that I would talk about my favourite Robin Williams films. Once again, I will share my top ten favourite films, give a brief reason, and then I will open the forum and discussion to all of you!
Continue reading Top 10 ___: Top Ten Robin Williams Films!