Either give me a shameless remake or something where the majority of elements are new- don’t half-ass it.
… but it still only gets an A-
In this monthly feature, we discuss the movies we’re looking forward to, the ones we kind of don’t want to see but will watch anyway, and the ones we’ll see sans expectations!
Aladdin felt much more like a new movie with an Easter Egg or quick reference than the “REMEMBER HOW GOOD THIS WAS!?” vibe of Beauty and the Beast.
To really win me over, a film has to not only be technically sound, but I need to be invested. I need to shed tears and I need to want to do it again.
The movie revolves around a family that consists of a father, daughter, and son, who are grieving the loss of a mother- wait a minute, I already reviewed Mary Poppins Returns!
In this edition of John and Kelly React!, we talk the trailer for Spider-man: Far From Home, the trailer for Game of Thrones Season 8, and Disney’s next live action announcement: Hunchback of Notre Dame!
See, I don’t automatically like all musicals! I just… automatically put them on my “I’m going to watch that” list.
In this edition of John and Kelly React!, we get to the furthest corners of the Star Wars ‘verse including the newly announced Star Wars Mandolorian series, starring Pedro Pascal and Gina Carano and its uncanny resemblance to Firefly, Simon Pegg’s support of George Lucas, and Naboo’s weird election of a fourteen year old (who supposedly used a disguise but named her decoy handmaiden after herself)!
In this edition of React!, John and Kelly discuss adding James Gunn to Suicide Squad, the new Aladdin trailer, and Aladdin’s director, Guy Ritchie! We are really doubling down on Will Smith here, huh?