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Video Game Staples that Disappeared

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The video game industry has evolved just as quickly as everything else linked to computers and the internet. It moves so quickly that some things considered to be the building blocks of the… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Home on the Range’

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If there’s one movie on this list you haven’t seen, it’ll be this one. Home on the Range landed with a dull thud and saw the close of the traditional animation department of… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Bolt’

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I didn’t watch this movie until now. I don’t regret putting it off. For those just joining us, this is a movie marathon with a twist. Myself (cranky 30s blogger), my son Josh… Continue reading

The Movie Disney Couldn’t Be Bothered Discrediting

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Disney are known for being a touch litigious. Surely it can’t hurt to paint some familiar characters on the wall of a low-income childcare centre…right up until Disney sues the shit out of… Continue reading

Movies That Gave Us a Better 2020

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2020 is not a good year. Black Panther died. Political systems are crumbling. Protests and riots are common in major cities. A pandemic is creating chaos on a global level. There’s no MCU… Continue reading

Movie Review: ‘The Babysitter 2: Killer Queen’

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Director: McG Cast: Judah Lewis, Emily Alyn Lind, Jenna Ortega, Robbie Amell, Andrew Bachelor, Hana Mae Lee, Bella Thorne, Samara Weaving, Ken Marino, Leslie Bibb Plot: Cole is older, but left traumatised by… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Pocahontas’

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I’m left wondering if I ever saw this movie in its entirety. When it was released my sister was quite into it, but I only remember seeing it piecemeal. This is the first… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘Saludos Amigos’

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It’s time to return to the Disney Package films, a short series of films that involved the Disney animation office being flown to South America to study Latin culture and bring that inspiration… Continue reading

Disney Marathon: ‘The Nightmare Before Christmas’

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The last entry was an outlier in the Disney canon for being an indistinct and forgettable film. Now we’ve got another outlier for its unique style and being a cult favourite. It’s also… Continue reading

‘The New Mutants’ – A Long Awaited Movie Review

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We first wrote about this movie in 2017. Since that time the movie was shot, tested well, reshot to lean into the horror ‘trend’ immediately following It Chapter 1, tested poorly, reshot to… Continue reading