Oscar Catch-up Review: ‘Maleficient: Mistress of Evil’ Flames Out Despite Interesting Ideas

One of the legendary Disney villains, Maleficient seems like an incredibly interesting character to build a film around. With Angelina Jolie taking on the famed witch, there was plenty of reason for excitement when Maleficent came to theaters in 2014. Despite ravaging the box office, the first film left little impression on pop culture and most of us … Continue reading Oscar Catch-up Review: ‘Maleficient: Mistress of Evil’ Flames Out Despite Interesting Ideas

Thanksgiving Trailer Talk: ‘The Lion King’ Roars Into the Spotlight

Welcome back to Trailer Talk, where we try to breakdown the big trailers and teasers coming from Hollywood California. Well, we got a big one today, with Disney officially unveiling a look at the insane special effects in the upcoming "live-action" The Lion King. With an all-star cast on board, and The Jungle Book (2016) and Iron Man (2008) director Jon Favreau on board, the first … Continue reading Thanksgiving Trailer Talk: ‘The Lion King’ Roars Into the Spotlight