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Review of “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle” (mild spoilers)

* * * B Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle is the first direct sequel to the classic 90’s film Jumanji. An earlier adaptation of Zuthura, a young adult novel by the same author who wrote the original,┬áChris Van Allsburg, was … Continue reading

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Review of “Moana”

* D Unlike earlier Disney animated features, Moana has little to recommend it. The songs are forgettable. The acting is serviceable, with Auli’i Cravalho playing the title roll, and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson voicing Maui, the Polynesian Loki. Temuera “Jango” … Continue reading

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Review of “Hercules”

* * * B Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson takes a turn at playing the titular hero in this rationalization of the legend of Hercules. The legends are tales told by his nephew Iolaus to spread his fame. With his companions, … Continue reading

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