Sonic the Hedgehog 2 makes for plenty of empty, hollow fun with the thinnest of purpose, but it's enjoyable junk food.
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The self-awareness of Peter Rabbit 2 borders on parody, but it's light family viewing that's just behind Paddington for the CG character genre championship.
Surreal, bizarre, and utterly enchanting, Willy Wonka bounces all over the spectrum in delivering a multitude of messages in the vein of Grimm.
A perfect embodiment of the '90s NBA craze and the Looney Tunes final shot at the limelight, Space Jam is fine, but empty commercialization in the extreme.
Remembered for its cartoon violence, Home Alone is more than that though: A clever commentary on the modern holiday experience.
Hocus Pocus makes its witches into lovable villains, worth rooting for just to see them on screen longer.
Tame but fun, The Goonies doesn't age despite the obvious '80s veneer because it's so cautiously patterned on Hollywood formula.
Likely the best outcome for a live action Sonic the Hedgehog movie sticks to safe, proven formula and mild humor.
With limited story and a dismal message, Jumanji: The Next Level isn't more than few setpieces of modern CG held together by Dwayne Johnson's comedy.
While the first film twisted Sleeping Beauty lore into something unique, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil boils over into a modern political debate.
See No Evil Intolerance produces a lasting concussive force. That’s why Maleficent does what she does, or so goes this tweaked fairy tale retelling. Yes, Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) curses …
Beyond Wonderful The Wizard of Oz released six days before Germany invaded Poland – a last reprieve of fantasy escapism before conflict. It’s appropriate too. Wizard of Oz is …