Category: Film

Reviews of films and movies.

Good Ol’ Review: Relatable and Sincere, Kim Young Kwang and Park Bo Young’s “On Your Wedding Day” a Heartfelt Coming of Age Story
Good Ol’ Review: Lee Na Young and Jang Dong Yoon Power the Quietly Affecting “Beautiful Days”
Good Ol’ Review: Live-action “Mulan” Falls Short of Epic Potential

Disney’s 2020 live-action remake of the classic animated film is not a bad movie. However, in trying to distance itself from the original by finding its own, more mature voice, Mulan falls far short of being a truly epic event. The potential is there and the foundation is solid. But by never truly committing and following through on what it wants to be, the film feels undercooked and underdeveloped.

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Good Ol’ Review: Ra Mi Ran and Lee Sung Kyung Kick Ass in Fun “Miss & Mrs. Cops”
Good Ol’ Review: “The Secret World of Arietty” a Magical, Relatable Slice of Life
Good Ol’ Review: “When Marine Was There” a Thoughtful Coming of Age
Good Ol’ Review: “The Cat Returns” a Whimsical, Breezy Adventure
Good Ol’ Review: Isao Takahata’s Breathtaking “The Tale of the Princess Kaguya”
Good Ol’ Review: Isao Takahata’s Amusing and Heartfelt “My Neighbors the Yamadas”
Good Ol’ Review: A Heartwarming and Magical Adventure for Miyazaki’s “Ponyo”
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