Dollar Store Percy Jackson | “Artemis Fowl” 2020 Disney Plus Movie Review

It’s difficult to convert a best-selling young adult children’s book into a great film. “Percy Jackson”, “The Spiderwick Chronicles” and “The Chronicles of Narnia” are just some examples of YA novel-inspired film series that did so with initial success, before fizzling out.  What is remarkable with the “Harry Potter”, “Twilight” and “The Hunger Games” film franchises is that, while not all their films were perfect, they … Continue reading Dollar Store Percy Jackson | “Artemis Fowl” 2020 Disney Plus Movie Review

Let The Franchise Go | ‘Frozen 2’ Movie Review

“Frozen” came out six years ago. Keep that in the back of your mind. We waited six years for this.  I feel bad for “Frozen 2.” I really do. Its predecessor was a decent film in its own right, elevated by lighting-in-a-bottle music numbers that both fit narratively in the film, while being legitimate pieces of art in their own right, winning the film two Grammys and two … Continue reading Let The Franchise Go | ‘Frozen 2’ Movie Review