Daily Archives: April 13, 2019

Next screening? Disneynature’s “Penguins” | In Theatres April 17

Most righteous thing Disney does as a movie studio is celebrate Earth Day with a nature doc Every year.

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BOX OFFICE: “Hellboy” bombs, ” Missing Link” misses, “Little” opens “Big-ish”

As I said in my review, “They killed ‘Hellboy.‘” Early marketing, trailers etc., showed promise. But the Neil Marshall/David Harbour “Hellboy” experience, a debacle of a reboot, opened to awful reviews — Lionsgate didn’t screen it widely enough to suggest … Continue reading

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Preview, “Star Wars: Episode IX” wraps it all up

Now I don’t know if this Daisy Ridley/J.J. Abrams controlled “Star Wars” trilogy is going to solve its essential problems with story, pace, inclusive-casting that overreaches and cluttering the picture with extra characters –all to sell more toys and make … Continue reading

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