Tag Archives: Chiwetel Ejiofor

The Lion King (2019) Review

VISUALLY IMPRESSIVE, BUT LACKS ORIGINALITY   In 1994, Walt Disney Studios released The Lion King, their 32nd animated feature film and the fifth film in the famous “Disney Renaissance era” (i.e. 1989 to 1999). Directed by Roger Allers and Rob Minkoff, the movie, which starred the voice talents of James Earl Jones, Jeremy Irons, Jonathan Taylor Thomas, Matthew Broderick, and

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Sherlock Gnomes (2018) Review

THE GNOMES ARE BACK (AGAIN)?   At the beginning of 2014, Gnomeo & Juliet, a relatively unknown animated feature, made a soft impact during its initial release. Released (nationally) alongside the romance comedy Just Go with It, the historical war drama The Eagle, and musical concert of Justin Bieber: Never Say Never, Gnomeo & Juliet, which was directed by Kelly

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Doctor Strange Review

THE MCU GETS STRANGE (IN A GOOD WAY)   Think you’re the only superhero in the world? Mr. Stark, you’ve become part of a bigger universe. You just don’t know it yet” said Samuel L. Jackson’s character Nick Fury at the end of 2008’s Iron Man and sure enough he was right. Since then, the MCU (Marvel Cinematic Universe) has

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The Martian Review

A GREAT AND ENGAGING SCI-FI SURVIVAL FILM   For sometime now, the idea of venturing into to another planet has been the stuff of science fiction. The various and famous missions to the Moon were the first step towards reaching the lofty dream goal, eventually turning a gaze towards our planetary neighbor Mars to journey to. While no human has

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