Animation Break: The Hollow S1 (Spoilers!)

Western animated kids shows are sometimes hit or miss with me, but sometimes, there comes along a show that intriguing and just up my alley, that I can’t help but take note of it. And recently,  I couldn’t help but notice that Netflix has been churning out some pretty interesting animated offerings for kids. “The Hollow” is a great animated show geared towards tweens, with an interesting … Continue reading Animation Break: The Hollow S1 (Spoilers!)

Animation Break: The Dragon Prince S1 (Spoilers!)

Good animated shows that appeal  to both adults and kids are hard to find, so, when one comes that is very much up my alley, I immediately take a chance on it. Ever since “The Dragon Prince” was first announced,  I was excited about it, especially as it’s creative team includes “Avatar: The Last Airbender” veterans Aaron Ehasz and Giancarlo Volpe. While the first season on Netflix is way … Continue reading Animation Break: The Dragon Prince S1 (Spoilers!)

Animation Break: My Little Pony:Friendship is Magic Season 1 Review (Spoilers!)

In an age full of reboots, retellings and remakes, it is not surprising that even beloved and classic cartoons also get the same treatment. Of course, as is the case, some fail and some become surprisingly successful. And one of these unexpected surprises was “My Little Pony:Friendship is Magic”. The show, which premiered in 2010 on the Hub Network, was developed by Cartoon Network’s Lauren … Continue reading Animation Break: My Little Pony:Friendship is Magic Season 1 Review (Spoilers!)

TV Review: Star Wars: Rebels S3 + S4 Trailer (Spoilers)

Admittedly, I haven’t really been paying attention to my “Star Wars” challenge for this year recently, but I think I’m ready to get back into the thick of things as the season finale for the third season of “Star Wars: Rebels” finally aired over here, and as so many Star Wars stuff happened over the weekend during Star Wars Celebration. There, they also dropped the … Continue reading TV Review: Star Wars: Rebels S3 + S4 Trailer (Spoilers)

The Kat’s Top Ten (Non-Disney) Animated Films

I really do have a particular fondness for animated movies, regardless of whether they are by Disney or not. So, I decided to come up with a list of my Top Ten Non-Disney Animated Films. (Again, this list is very subjective.) 1. An American Tail (Amblin Entertainment/Sullivan Bluth Studios) (1986) This film was such a big part of my childhood, and a film that I … Continue reading The Kat’s Top Ten (Non-Disney) Animated Films

The Kat’s Top Ten Animated Disney Films

 I love reading listicles, and have made many hypothetical listicles in my head from time to time. So, instead of keeping those listicles to myself, I decided to share them with all of you, in something that I’m calling “The Kat’s Top Ten”. In each one, I will be listing down my top ten favorites in a particular category, and will explain why I chose … Continue reading The Kat’s Top Ten Animated Disney Films

Movie Review: The LEGO Batman Movie (Spoilers)

When the first LEGO movie came out, I was not at all interested in seeing it in the movie house, as I thought that it would just be some kid’s movie that wasn’t worth my time. In fact, the only reason why I saw that movie was because my sister convinced me to, and I am glad that she did, as I walked out of … Continue reading Movie Review: The LEGO Batman Movie (Spoilers)

TV Review: Trollhunters Season 1

Since last year, I have been pleasantly surprised to discover that Netflix and Dreamworks have been teaming up to come up with quality animated shows, that can be enjoyed by both kids and adults alike. First, it was the remake of “Voltron: Legendary Defender”, a remake of an old anime; and now, there is Guillermo del Toro’s “Trollhunters”. For me, as a fan of animated … Continue reading TV Review: Trollhunters Season 1

Movie Review: Saving Sally

Every year, especially when the Metro Manila Film Festival comes along at Christmas, I tell myself that this is the year that I will actually take some time to watch some original Filipino films. This year, I did try my best to catch at least one film as there were more independent films as compared to the usual fare. I wasn’t able to catch it, … Continue reading Movie Review: Saving Sally

Update Post: The Kat’s Cafe, Now Serving Again

Hello Everyone! Finally, after a month or so of not posting anything over here, I am happy to say that The Kat’s Cafe is up and running again! During the downtime, I managed to tweak some parts of my blog. I changed its appearance, and organized my categories and tags as best as I could, and organized things so that my sidebar could reflect the … Continue reading Update Post: The Kat’s Cafe, Now Serving Again