Movie Review – “Coco” – 2017

By Mica Wilhite “Coco” is latest Disney/Pixar 3D animated film created and directed by Lee Unkrich, the longtime creative member of Pixar and Academy Award winner for “Toy Story 3.”  The much loved and hugely successful “Monsters, Inc.” and “Finding Nemo” are among his previous animated filmmaking achievements. Rotten Tomatoes rates the film 97% fresh… Read More Movie Review – “Coco” – 2017

Movie Review |”Wonder”

“Wonder” will steal your heart this holiday.  Based on the 2012 novel by Raquel Jaramillo (pen name R. J. Palacio), the award-winning children’s novel is about August “Auggie” Pullman (Jacob Tremblay).  He suffers from a very rare facial transformation syndrome called mandibulofacial dysostosis, or Treacher Collins syndrome, that causes his face to appear deformed even after… Read More Movie Review |”Wonder”

Movie Review | “Daddy’s Home 2”

By Mica Wilhite “Daddy’s Home 2” showcases the blended lives of five daddy’s.   Following up on the 2015 original with father Dusty Mayron (Mark Wahlberg), stepfather Brad Whitacker (Will Ferrell) and stepfather Roger (John Cena), the sequel now includes the grandfathers Kurt (Mel Gibson) and Don (John Lithgow). The audience reviews capture the reason why… Read More Movie Review | “Daddy’s Home 2”

Movie Review | “Blade Runner 2049” – 2017

By Mica Wilhite Is Deckard a replicant or a human? This question has occupied “Blade Runner” fans since 1982, the year the original “Blade Runner” landed in theaters. The crux of the query is really about what does it mean to be human? Officer “Joe” K (Ryan Gosling) and Rick Deckard (Harrison Ford) play the… Read More Movie Review | “Blade Runner 2049” – 2017