Following the success of last year’s Moana, Disney’s latest animated collaboration with Pixar is another exploration of a culture rarely seen on screen. Coco presents a dazzling and heartwarming coming of age tale about the importance of family with the most visually stunning animation of the year. Set during Mexico’s Dia de los Muertos, the film follows Miguel, a young boy dreaming of becoming a musician. However, his family … Continue reading ‘Coco’ is a Sensational, Musical Adventure Beautifully Steeped in Mexican Tradition
Animated movies can appeal to both adults and children, but Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You doesn’t treat either with any respect. The film, a soft reboot made to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the original television series, is as dumb as a Psyduck, and as dull as a Metapod. The vast majority of the adult audience looking for a rush of nostalgia will be … Continue reading ‘Pokémon the Movie: I Choose You’ is a Prime Example of Nostalgia Gone Wrong
*DISCLAIMER: This article contains spoilers for the new season of BoJack Horseman. If you have yet to watch the new season, please watch it, and then come back.* Upon first glance, BoJack Horseman seems like a goofy, Family Guy-esque series—how could a show about a talking cartoon horse possibly get any deeper than this? However, as the show progresses further along, it becomes more twisted … Continue reading “The Only Way Out is Through”: Exploring the Emotional Complexities of BoJack Horseman in its Fourth Season
Now that summer is finally over, and the transition to Awards Season has officially begun, we at Enthuse have noticed that some of this year’s most buzzed about films have gone… well… unnoticed. In order to rectify that, we have come together to take a look back at some of 2017’s biggest hits, as well as some of its biggest misses, that we never got … Continue reading The 2017 Enthuse Film Catch-Up Extravaganza!
A candid look back on the last three months since the launch of Enthuse. The site started with the idea of combining the creative voices of passionate student writers, and the result has been much greater than we had ever expected. Continue reading Enthuse: The Journey So Far
The summer anime season has begun and new series Knight’s & Magic blends both mecha and fantasy genres into a fascinating world. It has a promising first episode, despite a frustrating three-year rush of story progression. The anime oddly begins in our world with a mecha otaku who is a genius programmer, who after shopping for his figure collection, dies from a car accident. Just … Continue reading Knight’s & Magic Episode 1 Review
The Cars series of films have been a set of road bumps on an otherwise smooth journey. Cars 3 is a marked improvement from the previous films as it effectively concludes the series, but it is still a drag to watch due to shoddy writing. Continue reading Cars 3 Is A Surprisingly Satisfying Conclusion To The Series