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Queen of Katwe Movie Review

By CinemaSiren | September 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

QUEEN OF KATWE: Disney, director Mira Nair, and an A-list cast of color deliver an inspiring true story out of Africa QUEEN OF KATWE may have flown under your radar up until now, but it’s time to find out why you should see this new release. When a woman who has directed such successful indie …

Interview: QUEEN OF KATWE’S Lupita Nyong’o on self-doubt, equality, and the importance of dreams

By CinemaSiren | September 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

Any young lady looking to find inspiration on their path towards being an actor, or any job about which they feel passionate, would do well to pay close attention to the career and attitude of co-star of Disney’s upcoming film Queen of Katwe and Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o. Queen of Katwe director Mira Nair has …

Alvin-izing BEAUTY AND THE BEAST: Movie poster artist John Alvin and the Disney classic

By CinemaSiren | September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

September 20th is the release of the 25th Anniversary Edition of Beauty and the Beast on blu-ray, as part of the 25th anniversary of the film.  There have been some great commemorations, the latest of which included a heartwarming rendition of the song Beauty and the Beast sung by Angela Lansbury, who still has that star quality …

The Voice of Belle: Paige O’Hara on 25 Years of Being Belle

By CinemaSiren | September 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

This Tuesday, September 20th, the 25th anniversary edition of the classic from the new golden age of animation Beauty and the Beast is being released anew on blu-ray. Many know it won two Academy Awards, one for best song, the other for best original score, and was also the first animated feature to get nominated …

Bridget Jones’s Baby: Delivers laughs and charm aplenty

By CinemaSiren | September 16, 2016 | 0 Comments

How often do you see a chick-flick release these days? How often do you see a promoted studio film made for 35 million these days?  Well, BRIDGET JONES’S BABY is kicking it old school in these and many other ways, and to great, often hilarious success.  We all know guys are largely going to avoid …