2017 heralds the return of one of Hollywood’s all-time biggest (hee hee) movie stars, the fictional giant ape ‘King Kong’. After receiving a few retellings of his classic story and several other strange off-shoots, we now have a major new Kong movie that reboots his story in a way that honors its history, but also sets itself apart boldly and distinctly. It stumbles here and there, but overall “Kong: Skull Island” is loads of fun and a great new start for this iconic character.
A tale as old as time lives on in the 2017 remake of Beauty and the Beast. Fans huddled together Thursday night to see the preview of the remake of the beloved film and-if the excited chatting at the end of the film is any indication-it lived up to many of the expectations… including this hardcore Disney geek. Continue reading Beauty & the Beast Review: A Tale as Old as Time, Retold
If your heart is still broken about Disney’s Star Wars Weekends ending long before the grand opening of Star Wars Land at Hollywood Studios in Orlando, maybe your geeky little heart can heal while lounging on a cruise ship in the middle of the Caribbean?
It’s no lie: if you’ve ever visited Disney’s Animal Kingdom down at Walt Disney World, you may have found it a bit lacking. While it is the largest of all of the theme parks that encompass Walt Disney World (580 acres to be exact), it also seems to lack a feeling of that Disney magic. For animal lovers, it can be a sort of mecca, but for others who are there to experience pixie dust, movie magic, and the Mouse, it tends to be a bit lack luster and warrants only half a day to see everything it has to offer. Now it seems a change is on the horizon.
Happy St. Patrick’s Day. For the Irish that means beer flowing freely and corned beef, and for those fully engrossed into Marvel/Netflix’s The Defenders series, that means one thing : Iron Fist. But who is Danny Rand, why is their controversy surrounding the show, and what should you be reading to get better acquainted with the character?
Winter storm Stella has come crashing through the northeastern United States, destroying our dreams of an early spring. As you’re sitting on your couch, I hope you are enjoying your snow day with power. Now if you’re bored and hoping that today is the day you’ll stay in sweat pants and binge that new TV show on Netflix, I have just the show; The League.