News: First Teaser Trailer Released for Maleficent 2: Mistress of Evil

Angelina Jolie is set to reprise her role as Maleficent in this sequel to the 2014 film. Picking up several years later after the original film left off, this first teaser trailer for its sequel is set to explore in further detail the complex relationship between Maleficent and the now future Queen Aurora as they… Read More

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REVIEW: Dumbo

Tim Burton’s new take on the animated classic captures a the darker side to the story filled with corruption – but is still surprisingly heartfelt. When it was originally announced that Tim Burton was going to be directing this live action version of Dumbo, it would be easy to see why some people may have… Read More

NEWS: Disney’s The Lion King to Hold Dedicated Relaxed Performance

It has been announced the popular West End musical will host a dedicated relaxed performance at the Lyceum Theatre on the 2nd June. The musical will be continuing its commitment to create an inclusive experience at the Lyceum Theatre having hosted its fifth Autism-Friendly Performance in London in June 2018, the popular production has now… Read More

First Impressions of…Toy Story 4

A brand new trailer has been released for the eagerly anticipated new film in the series. As one of the most eagerly anticipated animated films of 2019, it would be fair to say that this new full length trailer certainly adds to the excitement and anticipation. Back for a new adventure, Toy Story 4 looks… Read More

NEWS: Disney’s Frozen to Open at the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in 2020

Michael Grandage’s production based on the popular Disney film will reopen the Theatre Royal Drury Lane in 2020. As the musical celebrates its first anniversary on Broadway, Disney Theatrical Productions has confirmed that Frozen will be heading to London in Autumn 2020. Featuring music and lyrics by Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, and book by… Read More

First Impressions of…Aladdin

A new trailer for Disney’s upcoming live action remake  of Aladdin has been released. LLLC’s Emma Clarendon  shares her thoughts… As one of the many live action remakes that we can expect from Disney this year, Aladdin is definitely up there in terms of the films that I’m most looking forward to seeing this year. Filled with hints of the magic that is to be expected from the film, this new trailer… Read More

NEWS: Disney’s The Lion King Announces Second UK Tour

The musical will embark on a brand new UK to celebrate twenty years on the London stage.  The Walt Disney Company UK and Ireland has confirmed that the award-winning musical will embark on its second UK and Ireland tour, opening in Bristol in September before moving to Edinburgh in December. Tickets for the Bristol run will go on sale in February 2019 and for the Edinburgh run in March 2019. Patrons can… Read More

DVD Review: Christopher Robin

This charmingly sweet story captures the spirit of the original stories  while adding a message that audiences today can relate to.  When you are a child your teddy bears and toys were some of your first companions – but what happens when you grow up and forget about them? This is the premise of Marc Foster’s charming and heartfelt film that brings to life A.A.Milne and E.H.Shepard’s characters to life perfectly for a contemporary… Read More

REVIEW: Mary Poppins Returns

This sequel to the beloved 1964 original is filled with little tributes to the original but manages to stand out and feel completely original thanks to Rob Marshall’s practically perfect direction.  Watching this sequel feels like coming back to a home that you didn’t realise you missed – filled with familiar details and nods to… Read More

Review Round Up: Ralph Breaks the Internet

Is Disney’s sequel to Wreck-It-Ralph worth watching according to critics? Love London Love Culture finds out by rounding up the reviews….  The Guardian: ** “Ralph Breaks the Internet is facing a problem faced by every other film: we are all on the internet nowadays, and how on earth do you represent that on screen? People looking at… Read More