Posts tagged "Lin Manuel Miranda"

In Encanto, we meet Mirabel Madrigal, who belongs to a multi-generational Colombian family.  Every member of her family has been blessed with a special magical ability… except her.  When circumstances force Mirabel to question the true nature and purpose of the magic that has

In Vivo, the new Netflix animated film, Lin-Manuel Miranda voices the titular Vivo, a singing kinkajou who lives in Havana, Cuba, and performs on the street with his friend, the musician Andrés Hernández.  One day,Andrés receives a letter from Marta, the love of his life who wen

I watched In the Heights on HBO Max and I loved it!  The film was directed by John M. Chu (Crazy Rich Asians), based on the musical by Quiara Alegría Hudes and Lin-Manuel Miranda.  I’ve never seen the musical on stage, and I have been very excited to see this film version e

Set twenty-five years after the original Mary Poppins, the new film Mary Poppins Returns picks up the story of the Banks children, Jane and Michael, now all grown up.  Michael has three children, but his wife has recently passed away.  Jane has basically moved in with him, but still