The Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)

What a treat to find Gary Oldman and Alan Rickman in the robes of Harry Potter The Prisoner of Azkaban. This third installation of the J.K. Rowling series might be the best of the first three, especially with the children growing up into their adolescent selves and watching their chemistry on-screen blossom. I remember reading […]

Jack and the Beanstalk (2013)

The cast is pretty special with Stanley Tucci, Ewan McGregor and Nicolas Hoult, but this strange little fairy tale at times feels more like an episode of Lost than a story about a beanstalk. There’s the damsel in distress, so like Evangeline Lilly, and Hoult very like¬†Matthew Fox. This strange world of CGI sets and […]