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    20 Films Advanced For Visual Effects Oscar: Marvel Studios Dominates, Warner Bros. Gets The Shaft

    Read the Press Release from yesterday’s announcement for the 20 films that have advanced in the Oscar race for Best Visual Effects. Following #TheCircuitHub predictions for the leading 20 contenders, the omissions were “Missing Link” from Laika, “Godzilla: King of the Monsters,” “Pokemon: Detective Pikachu” and “Shazam!” from Warner Bros., “X-Men: Dark Phoenix” from 20th […] More

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    New Blu-Ray/DVD Releases (06/25/19) – Tim Burton’s ‘Dumbo’ and Jesse Eisenberg

    This week, the latest Disney remake joins forces with a rapid fire Jesse Eisenberg performance to highlight the Blu-Ray/DVD crop. Yes, “Dumbo” flaps his ears and tries to grab some attention today, as part of a rather small slate of options. Read on for more. PICK OF THE WEEK “The Hummingbird Project” The aforementioned Jesse […] More

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    Pop Circuit: Can ‘Dumbo’ Bring Tim Burton Back to the Oscars? It Seems Unlikely

    This past weekend marked the return of Tim Burton to theaters. He has not been gone for long, but his latest Disney live-action remake did not stick the landing. While some have been positive about the story of the small elephant (myself included), the larger consensus has been negative. With a 49% on Rotten Tomatoes, “Dumbo” earns […] More

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    Top 10: Best Disney Live-Action Remakes

    It may seem like we’ve been inundated with remakes of Disney animated classics, but believe it or not, there’s only been ten so far. Now, there’s seemingly an endless supply coming down the pike, but there’s only been eleven brought to theaters so far, including two takes on “The Jungle Book.” It sounds crazy, but […] More

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    Circuit Breaker Episode 132: Disney’s Awards Slate, Spring Festivals, and Live-Action Adaptations Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:04:15 — 58.8MB) | EmbedSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | Android | Email | Google Podcasts | RSS | MoreWelcome to the Awards Circuit podcast titled “Circuit Breaker! The Awards, Film, & TV Podcast,” a weekly breakdown from featuring host Clayton Davis along with panelists Sam Coffey, Mark Johnson, Joey Magidson, […] More

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    WATCH: ‘Dumbo’ Soars in the Latest Trailer for the Tim Burton Film

    Disney has had a busy week so far. They’ve already released not one, but two teasers for “Toy Story 4.” They lost a legend who helped to usher in the next era of the company. Meanwhile, “Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2” made its world premiere. Yet the House of Mouse never slows down, choosing […] More