Pixar Popcorn. (Disney +) Quick Review.

The die-hard Pixar fan within this critic is a little disappointed that the last two Pixar theatrical releases ( Toy Story 4 and Onward) did not come with an in house theatrical short. The Simsons: Playdate With Destiney doesn’t count. These have become such a staple of the studio’s output for decades. . This viewerContinue reading “Pixar Popcorn. (Disney +) Quick Review.”

A Christmas Gift From Bob. The Benefits of the Streaming Release Model for Films.

This critic is a huge fan of the theatrical experience. Given the choice, it’s the option he will always take for new films over any sort of convenience. Cinema provides a good opportunity to escape from reality for a couple of hours. It allows viewers to get out and around supporting what might be (Continue reading “A Christmas Gift From Bob. The Benefits of the Streaming Release Model for Films.”

Greyhound. The Poster Child for the Advantages and Disadvantages of Sending Your Movie Straight to Streaming.

As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, the theatrical release schedule has essentially evaporated for 2020. Certain films have taken the plunge in either adopting a Premium Video on Demand release strategy or being sold as a with subscription streaming exclusive for a particular platform. One of the highest-profile examples in the latter category isContinue reading “Greyhound. The Poster Child for the Advantages and Disadvantages of Sending Your Movie Straight to Streaming.”

Once Upon a Snowman .The Importance of Media Packaging in the Age of Streaming/Social Media

The majority of adult streaming movie watchers (especially comedy fans) were watching the Borat sequel this weekend. Meanwhile, another much smaller scale project from a franchise inescapable to a percentage of grown-up audiences with children debuted on Disney +. This was the latest addition to the Frozen franchise with the new short Once Upon aContinue reading “Once Upon a Snowman .The Importance of Media Packaging in the Age of Streaming/Social Media”

The £16 Day and Date Film Rental. Discussion.

As Covid 19 lockdown continues many of us are searching for options to keep us occupied during this unprecedented event. As a keen film watcher and someone who goes to the cinema multiple times a week it’s giving me the opportunity to catch up on some streaming movies that I’d normally have to block outContinue reading “The £16 Day and Date Film Rental. Discussion.”