Movie Reviews

‘Pete’s Dragon’ – Old-fashioned Remake or New Magical Classic?

In a year marked by a number of remakes of inconsistent quality (‘Jungle Book’, ‘Ghostbusters’, etc.), Disney’s latest remake, ‘Pete’s Dragon’ stands out as the best by far.  Indie writer / director David Lowery (‘Ain’t Them Bodies Saints’) has taken only the basic idea of the original animation/live action hybrid (a popular trope of the… Continue reading ‘Pete’s Dragon’ – Old-fashioned Remake or New Magical Classic?