2010s, 4/4, Childrens, Martin Scorsese, Review

Hugo

#4 in my ranking of Martin Scorsese's films. Both completely of Scorsese's filmography and apart from it, Hugo is a masterful adaptation of the book The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick from one of cinema's greatest filmmakers, using all of the modern tool set to create a visually lush and dense feast for… Continue reading Hugo

2/4, 2010s, Childrens, Jon Favreau, Review

The Jungle Book (2016)

Out of all the animated movies Disney has chosen to remake, updating The Jungle Book from 1964 was probably the smartest bet. The original film is barely a movie and more a loose collection of vignettes that involve the same characters. Most of the songs are completely forgettable, and there’s no real narrative drive propelling… Continue reading The Jungle Book (2016)