Review Round Up: The Lion King

Is Disney’s latest live action remake a roaring success with critics? Love London Love Culture rounds up the reviews. The Guardian: *** “As for the savanna landscapes, their apparent tangibility seems perfectly suited to the phrase that echoes throughout The Lion King: “everything the light touches”. It’s as if cinematographer Caleb Deschanel had physically ventured into… Read More

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First Impressions…The Lion King

The first full length trailer for the live-action remake of the classic Disney film has been released. Here’s a few thoughts on it… Drama and spectacle are two words that automatically spring to mind when you first watch this trailer for this remake of the classic animated film. But behind this – can audiences hope… Read More

Review Round Up… Lemonade by Beyonce

The singer’s sixth album was released unexpectedly – but what have critics made of it?  The Guardian: ***** Kitty Empire described the music as: “not just prurient catnip, but actual dynamite – a dazzling series of edgy, but tuneful collaborations with a diverse array of guests.” Pitchfork.com: “The songwriting is littered with scenes that seem… Read More