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Dumbo (2019) Review

DUMBO FLIES, BUT NEVER SOARS   In 1941, Walt Disney Pictures released Dumbo, their fourth full-length feature animated film. The movie, which was based on the story / novel by Helen Aberson and Pearl, followed the journey of Jumbo Jr., a semi-anthropomorphic elephant who is cruelly nicknamed “Dumbo”, as in “dumb”. He is ridiculed for his big ears, but in

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Alice Through The Looking Glass Review

THROUGH A “LOOKING GLASS” DARKLY   In 2010, Tim Burton unveiled Alice in Wonderland to moviegoers, bringing his wacky and zany taste to Lewis Carroll’s classic story. This live action feature film, which was released by Disney, was interesting as it was presented as sequel story to Carroll’s original piece, finding Alice (as a young adult) and returning to Wonderland

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