The movies are, first and foremost, a fantasy land. Sure, some films work to depict a realistic world with characters and consequences that mirror our own, but even then they are a construct. Like all art, film is built to instill us with specific feelings, to make us believe the director’s lies for two hours. But of all the lies in film history… Continue reading Remembering 'The Sting,' the Grandfather of 'Focus' and Every Modern Con-Artist Movie
Creator and Disney fan Aish’s chronological chart spans centuries, starting in 65 million B.C. and into… infinity. One of the great things about Disney cinema is the company’s universality—the ability to create compelling stories that are relatable and share valuable life lessons, no matter the time period. It’s the formula that keeps on giving and has provided for generations of audiences.
Note: “Excludes most of… Continue reading Track Every Animated Disney Movie with This Very Cool Timeline
Your Top Three is a series here at Movies.com where we choose a topic and you give us your top three picks.
Another school year is over, and another class of students is walking the field in cap and gown. Depending on where you live, the diplomas may already be in hand a month already. So, there’s no time to waste… Continue reading Your Top Three: Movies That Every Graduate Must See
“X-Men: Days of Future Past” has been called an X-Men crossover, as “The Dissolve” critic Matt Singer says: “Like Days Of Future Past, crossovers in comics tend to be light on character development. But when they’re good, the huge stakes and epic scale of the action make them hard to put down” — and this is precisely that… Continue reading 'X-Men: Days of Future Past' Family Review: 5 Things Every Parent Should Know