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  • The Royal Tenenbaums

    The Royal Tenenbaums

    ★★★★½

    The Royal Tenenbaums is written and directed by Wes Anderson and features an all-star cast in a film about a dysfunctional family that reunites for various reasons but are all going through personal crises when the senior Tenenbaum, Royal (Gene Hackman) returns into their lives claiming that he's dying. Though we can see he clearly is not, we watch as this estranged man uses this excuse to reconnect with the family he loves, as each member comes to terms with…

  • A Beautiful Mind

    A Beautiful Mind

    ★★★★½

    A Beautiful Mind (2001) is directed by Ron Howard and stars Russell Crowe as famed mathematician John Forbes Nash in a film depicting his life, from a young man at Princeton, to a Professor at MIT, his relationship with his love Alicia (Jennifer Connelly), all the way through to his winning of the Nobel Prize in the 1990s. When the film was released in 2001 it achieved critical acclaim and won best picture, best director and best adapted screenplay at…

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  • The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

    The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh

    ★★★★★

    Originally a series of short films adapting the beloved children's books by A.A. Milne, The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh was released in 1977 as a combination of all the shorts into what is now one of the greatest animated features of all time.

    Everything on display here is utter perfection, from the voice acting to the animation to the score to the direction. The film is heavily stylized, being as it is being read as if its a…

  • Beauty and the Beast

    Beauty and the Beast

    ★★★½

    Beauty and the Beast (2017) is Disney's live-action remake of their animated classic of the same name. The original was directed by Gary Trousdale and Kirk Wise and here the studio brings in Bill Condon to do the remake. You know what the story is, so I don't need to re-summarize it, but I'd imagine if you're reading this you'd like to know my thoughts. Well right off the bat I'd give this film a 7/10. BUT. I'd also like…