Top 10 Musicals

Ahhhhh musicals, a genre of movie that I used to love as a kid with Disney classics such as Aladdin, Aristocats, Dumbo & The Jungle Book amongst others as the list of great Disney animations goes on and on. As I entered my teenage years and beyond I stopped watching musicals and really wasn’t interested […]

Movie Review: Calamity Jane (1953)

Starring: Doris Day, Howard Keel and Ally Ann McLerie Directed by: David Butler The story of Calamity Jane from Deadwood, Dakota Territory. She’s an Indian scout who’s handy with a gun and doesn’t mind telling you about her exploits. She travels to Chicago to bring actress Adelaid Adams to her town’s theatre but ends up […]

Movie Review: Mamma Mia! Here We Go Again (2018)

Starring: Amanda Seyfried, Lily James and Christine Baranski Directed by: Ol Parker Five years on from the events of the first movie, Sophie has revamped the hotel for its launching party all the while learning more about her mother’s past during the process. I watched the first Mamma Mia movie a couple of years ago […]

Movie Review: The Blues Brothers (1980)

Starring: Dan Aykroyd, John Belushi and Cab Calloway Directed by: John Landis Jake Blues is just released from prison when he and his brother decide to put their old band back together in order to save the Catholic home where they were raised. The Blues Brothers is a movie that I’ve been meaning to watch […]

Movie Review: Annie (1982)

Starring: Aileen Quinn, Albert Finney and Carol Burnett Directed by: John Huston During the prohibition era of the 1930’s Annie is stuck inside an orphanage which is managed by the child hating tyrant Miss Hannigan. Her situation seems hopeless until she is selected by munitions Industrialist Oliver Warbucks’ aide to spend a week living with […]

Movie Review: Annie (2014)

Starring: Quvenzhane Wallis, Cameron Diaz and Jamie Foxx Directed by: Will Gluck Annie is a young happy go lucky girl living within the foster system of New York and she dreams of one day being reunited with her parents who left her when she was four years old. Annie’s life is about to change when […]

Movie Review: The Greatest Showman (2017)

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Zac Efron and Michelle Williams Directed by: Michael Gracey The story of P.T. Barnum, an orphaned boy who turns into an ambitious man that wants to prove the doubters wrong. He’s on a mission for fortune and fame as he gambles on creating a spectacle for all to come, see and enjoy. […]