The New ‘Willow’ Series Is A Super-Fun Fantasy Throwback

Warwick Davis returns alongside a charming young cast in the fun Disney+ sequel to Ron Howard’s 1988 fantasy film. Read More

‘Strange World’ Explores the Familiar By Way of the Unknown

Fathers and sons are a steady source of both conflict and redemption, no matter what world you're on. Read More

Disney and the Movie Theater Monopoly of Madness

Why does Disney's vice grip on movie theaters feel so threatening these days? Read More

The Best Disney Animated Sequel is ‘The Lion King 1½’

Look, you need to teach kids about postmodern meta-comedy eventually. Read More

How Sound Mixing Solidifies the Cultural Takeover of ‘Encanto’

We chat with Alvin Wee about the art he supplies as the 'Encanto' score mixer and how tiny variations culminate… Read More

The Cinematic Life (and Death) of Robin Hood: How Realism Kills Legends

"Rob? That's a naughty word. We never rob. We just sort of borrow a bit from those who can afford… Read More

‘Black Widow’ Kicks Off Marvel’s Phase Four with Action and Heart Aplenty

Surprising exactly no one, Florence Pugh steals the show. Read More

The Movies That Made: ‘Cruella’

These are the movies that either directly inspired or paved the way for the live-action Disney Villain origin story. Read More

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Soars

It may be mere content, but Disney's latest is stunningly rendered all the same. Read More