Mulan should have been a slam dunk for Disney. A remake of a well-loved 1990s animated classic, it features a cast of both rising and legendary Chinese and Chinese-American stars, a director with a solid track record in Niki Caro, not to mention the bank account of the House of Mouse behind it.
The film, released this weekend straight to Disney+ because of, you know, the plague, is certainly a gorgeous one. It’s also well-acted and adds some new elements to the story, but ultimately is held back by some baffling editing choices.
Continue reading “Review: ‘Mulan’ is a mixed bag”
I saw two movies whilst on vacation and while they’re both trying to be something they aren’t (a guilty pleasure and a shiny new _The Big Chill_ respectively) only one kinda succeeds.
Continue reading “Quick Reviews: ‘Expendables 3’ and ‘About Alex’”
The third expendables film finally has a real trailer which gives us a better look at what’s going on in the film. Let’s watch!
Continue reading “Expendables 3 Trailer: A Bit Insane. Hopefully.”
In case you forgot all the names from the [posters yesterday](https://awesomefriday.ca/2014/04/the-expendables-3-has-a-cast-of-thousands-each-with-their-own-poster/), here’s a trailer that rattles them all off.
Continue reading “The Expendables 3 Teaser: ACTION! ACTIONS STARS! LAUGHTER! EXPLOSIONS!”
Good news everyone! The full cast has been announced for The Expendables 3!
Continue reading “Awesome: Full Expendables Cast + Plot Synopsis Announced”