Review: Brave (2012)

There’s been some talk lately about whether Pixar’s creative juices have begun to dry up. After 2010’s Toy Story 3 and last year’s Cars 2, and with prequel Monsters University due next year, there’s certainly mounting evidence for the prosecution. But then along comes Brave, which takes aim at such idle chatter and valiantly quashes it (for now …

At the Cinema: July 2010

The Karate Kid (2010) Decent enough remake of the 80s hit, though it follows the original almost beat for beat. It’s also a bit too long, but Jackie Chan is good in the role of the mentor and Smith is fine as the kid.  3/5 The A-Team (2010) Enjoyable action thriller based on the classic …