Review – Kid Villany (“Minions: The Rise of Gru”)

Almost every villain is getting their own backstory nowadays, like Cruella, Joker, Brightburn, and Megamind. That being said, let’s not forget Gru, the pointy-nosed, super-villain, evil genius that eventually became a loving father of three. What was his backstory?  Last seen in the final moments of 2015’s Minions, a 12-year-old Gru (voiced by Steve Carrell)…

Review – To Infinity And Beyond (“Lightyear”)

Just like all those Funko Pop figures being made of your favorite TV/movie personas, here’s the backstory of an action figure we already know and love from the past Toy Story movies! Could we see a Woody’s Round-Up film in the future? In a sentence, we’re told that is the movie that young Andy (from…

Review – Rescue Me! (“Chip ‘n Dale: Rescue Rangers”)

Mixing Who Framed Roger Rabbit?, Ralph Breaks The Internet, and Space Jam: A New Legacy, this made-for-Disney+ movie has raised the ire of many Rescue Ranger fans, as it doesn’t feature the original (squeaky) cartoon voices from the treasured long-running 1989 TV series. Oopsie! What do you do after your TV series ends after 30…

Review – Oceans 11 With Animals (“The Bad Guys”)

Okay, so you got animals singing (Sing), ones that cause havoc (Peter Rabbit), others that kick-ass (Kung-Fu Panda), and ones that solve crimes (Zootopia), so why not have animals that are crooks and thieves, but want to be good guys? Based loosely on the children’s books series by Aaron Blabey, this movie takes place in…

Review – The Eggman Is Back, CooCoo CaJoob (“Sonic 2”)

Even though 2020’s Sonic the Hedgehog had mixed reviews and whipped up an internet firestorm for Sonic’s CGI looks (which got fixed), it still managed to make a whopping $185 mill at the box office. Can you say sequel? To recap, Sonic (voiced by Ben Schwartz), a blue, furry, lightning-fast teenage alien hedgehog got adopted…