the star of Doctor Strange In The Multiverse Of Madness

Disney and the Movie Theater Monopoly of Madness


Why does Disney’s vice grip on movie theaters feel so threatening these days?

Lion King 1 1/2 Sequel

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


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

Alvin Wee Encanto Score Mixer

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 in an obsessive soundtrack.

Robin Hood Disney

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 it.”

Black Widow: Release Date, Cast, Plot

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


Surprising exactly no one, Florence Pugh steals the show.

Cruella Stone

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.

Raya And The Last Dragon

‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Soars


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

Blue Sky Animation

Remembering the Animation of Blue Sky Studios


As Disney shutters the 20th Century Fox animation division, we look back fondly on what they did best.

Black Panther Wakanda show

Ryan Coogler is Working on a Wakanda Series for Disney+


In addition to the upcoming ‘Black Panther’ sequel, Marvel has big plans for the hidden African nation.