Jab’s Reviews: The Jungle Book

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Vulture: “The kid’s clear, you can let go now.” Baloo: “Are you kidding?! There’s TEETH on the other end!” THE JUNGLE BOOK (1967): Written by: Rudyard Kipling (original), Larry Clemmons, Ralph Wright, Ken Anderson, Vance Gerry, Bill Peet The Jungle Book was the first film released after Walt’s death, though he had a big […]

Midsommar Review

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Let’s preface this right away: I did not care for Hereditary at all. I know a lot of folks did. I have seen that people really seemed to dig Ari Aster’s debut feature length horror film about Toni Collette acting bonkers and heralded it as their Film of 2018, and […]

Jab’s Reviews: 101 Dalmatians

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ONE-HUNDRED AND ONE DALMATIANS (1961): Written by: Dodie Smith (novel), Bill Peet (solo) This one’s one of the most well-remembered “Middle Period” Disney movies (and the first to be set in the modern day, actually!), owing primarily to its singularly-memorable villain; one so legendary that she’s become completely iconic. Cruella de […]

Insomniac Cult Movie Theater: White Zombie

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It’s Summertime! It’s Hot. It’s Sweaty. My beagle is pacing up and down the hall because it’s about to thunderstorm. Wow…there have been so many thunderstorms as of late. It’s almost as if the planet is getting hotter or something. Could it be…gasp…climate change? Y’know the term currently being scrubbed […]

Jab’s Reviews: Sleeping Beauty

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SLEEPING BEAUTY (1959): Written by: Charles Perrault, Erdman Penner, Joe Rinaldi, Winston Hibler, Bill Peet, Ted Sears, Ralph Wright & Milt Banta Sleeping Beauty. One of the crowning jewels of the pre-’90s Animated Canon, and for good reason. Oddly, I don’t think this one was released among the big stream of movies […]