Movie Review: Toy Story 4 🎡

Pixar movies truly know how to tug your heartstrings.

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Tom Hanks voices Woody (left) and Tony Hale voices Forky (right). CREDIT: Pixar

This post for Toy Story 4 contains spoilers.

Set nine years after the previous Toy Story movie, Toy Story 4 (2019, directed by Josh Cooley) passes the baton on to its new toy owner Bonnie (Madeleine McGraw) and takes audiences on a nostalgic adventure.

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Trailer Reaction: Frozen II 🥶

Frozen II shows Elsa and gang take on a giant enemy.

I’m so excited to watch Frozen II (2019, directed by Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee) in cinemas, especially since I missed out on the opportunity to watch the first one on the big screen in 2013.

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Movie Review: Aladdin (2019) 🧞‍♂️🐒

The live-action remake of Aladdin truly shines on its own.

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Naomi Scott (left) and Mena Massoud (right) star in Disney’s live-action Aladdin. CREDIT: Walt Disney Studios

This post for Aladdin (2019) is spoiler-free.

Many people were sceptical when Disney first announced that they were remaking one of their most popular animated movies into a live-action story—but this new version of Aladdin (2019, directed by Guy Ritchie) is a true spectacle that certainly pays homage to the original, with lots of magical moments recreated once again on the big screen.

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Trailer Reaction: Avengers: Endgame 🔚🎮

The Avengers look so good in their fresh new outfits for Avengers: Endgame.

Out of nowhere, Marvel dropped the Avengers: Endgame (2019, Anthony Russo and Joe Russo) official trailer today, and wow I’m really stoked for the movie now.

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Movie Review: Captain Marvel 👩🏼‍✈️💥

Captain Marvel’s origin story is one to behold, as it marks the first female-led superhero movie for Marvel.

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Brie Larson stars as the eponymous hero in Captain Marvel. CREDIT: Marvel Studios

This post for Captain Marvel is spoiler-free.

Politics and controversies aside, Captain Marvel (2019, directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck) is a competent movie as Marvel’s first female-led franchise. This superhero movie tells the origin story of Carol Danvers (human identity) / Vers (Kree identity) “Captain Marvel” (Brie Larson) and how she becomes one of the most powerful heroes in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

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Trailer Reaction: Aladdin (2019) 🧞‍♂️🐒

Okay, I’m sold.

This official full length trailer of the upcoming live-action Aladdin (2019, directed by Guy Ritchie) looks promising. I’m so excited to see this magical journey unfold with the musical and dance performances that are teased in the trailer.

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