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Rescued lion sponsored by PETA in Lion King director’s honor

The Lion King director Jon Favreau decided to bring to life the beloved characters using CGI instead of real animals, and as such, is being honored by PETA. full story

The Lion King a roaring musical remake – movie review

Disney’s The Lion King is a live-action film that brings back the classic animated film in CGI. It’s heartfelt and beautifully crafted for all audiences. full story

Spider-Man: Far From Home swings to top of the box office

Marvel not only celebrated Independence Day weekend with their final Phase 3 film, Spider-Man: Far From Home, earning the top spot at the box office. full story

Spider-Man: Far From Home a swinging success – movie review

Spider-Man: Far From Home succeeds as both an epilogue to Avengers: Endgame and as the table setter for what's next to come in Marvel's next phase of films. full story

The Jungle Book (2016) / The Jungle Book (1967)

With the passage of time comes the desire to update earlier works for newer generations with different sensibilities and tastes. With traditional 2D animation having essentially been phased out of Hollywood and the emergence of CGI, Disney saw the opportunity to bring to life their classic film... full story

Details revealed on Star Wars TV show The Mandalorian

Disney unveiled new details on their upcoming live-action Star Wars TV series, The Mandalorian, during this past weekend's Star Wars Celebration held in Chicago. full story

The Lion King – July 19

The last of Disney’s live-action remakes for 2019 finally hits theaters in July. The Lion King is easily the most-anticipated of the three and with Jon Favreau at the helm after the success of The Jungle Book, expectations are high. With an all-star lineup of voice actors including... full story

Star Wars Celebration: where, how and what to watch

The 20th Star Wars Celebration is in Chicago this year. Highlighting the four-day event will be the reveal of Episode IX's official title, poster and trailer. full story

The Jungle Book vs Mowgli: Legend of the Jungle

Time difference: 2 years apart. Here is an interesting case—although the films were released two years apart, they were both announced in the same year. These live-action adaptations of The Jungle Book came at the tail end of Hollywood’s obsession to adapt classic fairy tales into live-action... full story

Cowboys & Aliens (2011)

If the title didn’t suggest it already, Jon Favreau’s sci-fi western Cowboys & Aliens is based on a 105-page graphic novel of the same name that was published in 2006 by Platinum Studios and HarperCollins. The title and setting are about all the two share in common.... full story

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