Category Archive: Musical

The Lego Movie 2: The Second Part

If possible, see this film with children to avoid being suspected of being a pervert.

Mary Poppins Returns

While we all miss Julie Andrews, Ms. Blunt’s performance pays tribute to her in every scene.

Christopher Robin

Christopher Robin is a tiny little film filled with great significance. 

Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again

The film’s unanswered question: “How could a 1979 graduate of Oxford go on a solo journey to Greece and not contemplate the use of birth control?”

The Greatest Showman Re-reviewed

When I first reviewed The Greatest Showman, I said that while it was not a great movie, it did provide great entertainment. I was wrong.

Movie Reviews

While the demand from the holidays has kept me from reviewing films in my traditional format, let me give you a brief synopsis of five of them.

Beauty and the Beast

Walt Disney might have left us but his genius lives on as seen in this delightful film.

La La Land

The opening song and dance number on a jammed LA Highway exit is breathtaking, and you will be glued to your seat from that very moment.

Moana

You know the music is going to be special when it involved inspiration from Lin-Manuel Miranda.