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Frozen 2 (2019) Film Review

In 2013, Disney released their 53rd animated feature, Frozen, which was their take on Hans Christian Andersen’s Snow Queen. The film became a huge hit, inspiring millions of girls to ‘let it go’ and earning more than $1.2 billion at the

The Angry Birds Movie (2016)

I have to own up. I was really looking forward to seeing The Angry Birds Movie, directed by Clay Kaytis and Feral Reilly and written by Jon Vitti - an admission which will probably damage any credibility I have as a serious film critic. A…

Pixels (2015)

In animated 80s video game form, the entire plot of Pixels plays out over the end credits. It serves as both handy summary and blunt demonstration that the previous two hours were largely redundant. This is high-concept cinema that fumbles…

Wish I Was Here (2014)

Ten years ago, Scrubs actor Zach Braff followed in George Clooney’s footsteps in becoming an actor-turned-director.  His debut feature, Garden State, premiered in Sundance Film Festival and became a cult hit due to its increased popularity…

The Internship (2013)

Also known as "that one with Vince Vaughn and Owen Wilson working for Google", The Internship is one of many hi-concept movies in recent years that has forgotten what a hi-concept actually is. Vaughn and Wilson sparking off one another in…

Frozen (2013)

Not to be confused with THIS movie. Lots of people have been dying to tell you just how good Frozen is. It is, apparently, the best Disney film in years, with the best songs, too. I hate to be the one sourpuss, but . . . . . . . .…

Frozen (2013)

‘Tis the season for Christmas and snow related films... And so far we’re doing a lot better than last year. Granted Rise of the Guardians was good fun, but it pales in comparison to Disney’s Frozen. Loosely based on Hans Christian…