Articles by Yvonne Nguyen

Short Circuit 2

May 2, 2011 // 0 Comments

After his antics in the original film "Short Circuit, " the lovable robot number five – Johnny Five that is – is back for more in the sequel "Short Circuit 2." Image Entertainment has acquired the rights for the film from [...]

The King's Speech

April 11, 2011 // 0 Comments

"The King's Speech" arrives with a lot of acclaim, naturally. Glowing reviews and a series of awards have been bestowed upon the movie that is now arriving in high definition, courtesy of Anchor Bay Entertainment. I have not had the chance [...]


October 11, 2010 // 0 Comments

While most people might have forgotten about it, Disney actually does have a long history in nature documentaries. I remember as a child, watching "The Legend of Lobo," "King Grizzlies" and other films in the vein that made documentary [...]

Fantastic Mr. Fox

June 9, 2010 // 0 Comments

There is something distinct about a Wes Anderson joint (my apologies to Spike Lee). The films will always find a quirky way to combine a sarcastic, dry humor with a hip soundtrack. Viewers will also be treated to a meticulous filmmaking approach filled [...]

Alice In Wonderland

June 3, 2010 // 0 Comments

When Tim Burton touches a movie project, it is practically guaranteed to have a very distinctive look and feel and also to be outside the realm of what most people would call traditional. When he tackled the classic C.S. Lewis story "Alice In [...]

Sherlock Holmes

March 16, 2010 // 0 Comments

It was obvious from the trailers that Guy Ritchie's vision of Sherlock Holmes was different from the traditional approach the previous films took to the stories. Clearly more furious, a tad more gritty and blurring the lines between good and evil, [...]


July 27, 2009 // 0 Comments

Ever since "Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas" sparked our collective imaginations and gave modern audiences a rekindled appreciation for stop-motion animation, fans have followed and eagerly anticipated the movies of director [...]