Ewan Gleadow

Movie Review: Dumbo

Movie Review: Dumbo

Disney have somehow managed to peddle circus animals and ringmaster caricatures frequently this past year or two. The One and Only Ivan was an odd project for Bryan Cranston, and a spectacularly dull film with an empty, shallow heart. Dumbo, a modernised adaptation of the mediocre 40s classic, is just as emotionally devoid and decrepit as the conglomerate […]

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Why does Disney keep remaking its classics?

Why does Disney keep remaking its classics?

By Neave Heaton Disney’s live-action remake of ‘The Jungle Book’ came out in 2016, perhaps to provide the audience with an update of a film that is well loved, but remade to the standards people demand from blockbusters now. Disney recreated the film with cutting edge technology (CGI and motion/performance capture), just as the multiplane […]