Daily Archives: November 7, 2014

Movie Review: “Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain”

There is no zombie film, no torture porn picture that can match the horrors or pathos of “Bhopal” A Prayer for Rain.” The worst industrial accident in history makes a harrowing backdrop for a disaster film, and gripping melodrama. This … Continue reading

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“Toy Story 4” — Pixar admits it is utterly out of ideas

It’s been pretty obvious, these last few years, that Disney Feature Animation has finally outstripped its upstart in-house rival Pixar in the ability to deliver feature length CG animated tales that kids and parents will want to see. Pixar started … Continue reading

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Box Office Predictions — Will Disney/Marvel eat “Interstellar’s” lunch?

It’s the first wide-appeal, brand-name cartoon to come out since last summer, so the lackluster box office take of the superior “Boxtrolls” and “The Book of Life” is no indicator for how “Big Hero 6” will do. It’s an action-packed … Continue reading

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