Second Breakfast Searches for, Finds Dory

Last year saw the release of Pixar’s fifteenth theatrical film, Inside Out (I’m pretty sure I counted that correctly; fifteen, right?). I don’t know if you’ve seen Inside Out—I don’t even really know who you are—but I saw it and I loved it. Following Brave, Monsters University, and Cars 2, Inside Out offered a return…

A Bomb in the Lasagna: There’s More Than CGI Mastery in “The Jungle Book (2016)”

If you think about it, The Jungle Book is not the most obvious choice for a live-action Disney adaptation. While the songs from Disney’s 1967 animated original are pop culture touchstones, the film itself usually doesn’t rank among the most-beloved Disney’s classic animated features. Throw in a renewed examination of the imperialism in Rudyard Kipling’s writing and the…