Barry Jenkins Follow Up to the Photorealistic Lion King Remake Will Likely Suck Through No Fault of His Own.

At the time of writing this initial draft Barry Jenkins (director of Moonlight and If Beale Street Could Talk) is announced as the film maker given the task of trying to make something interesting out of the inevitable sequel to Disney’s photoreal Lion King remake. Jenkins is one of those filmmakers adored by a particularContinue reading “Barry Jenkins Follow Up to the Photorealistic Lion King Remake Will Likely Suck Through No Fault of His Own.”

Lockdown Streaming Reviews #5. Lady and the Tramp 2019 Live Action. (Disney +.)

On one level the Disney live action remakes as they exist in 2020 are the perfect example of corporately calculated cinema that will rake in the dough regardless of how many people point out its creative bankruptcy. That said they are also far too easy targets for the kind of overwritten analytical thrashing popularized byContinue reading “Lockdown Streaming Reviews #5. Lady and the Tramp 2019 Live Action. (Disney +.)”