Disney’s Christopher Robin: Movie Review

By Lindsay Brookshier

It seems that Disney has done it again by successfully reviving an old classic sure to strike chords of nostalgia in many with the newly released Christopher Robin playing in theaters now.

If you’re looking for a film to wrap yourself in like a familiar and cozy family blanket then this is the film for you. Winnie the Pooh is back with all his Hundred Acre Wood friends in this live action Disney remake staring Ewan McGregor as Christopher Robin. Jim Cummings does the voice of our famous silly old bear and brings the character to life.

Christopher Robin begins with a soft glance down memory lane and the memories that most of us associate with all things Pooh: Christopher Robin and his adventures within the Hundred Acre Wood. But these moments aren’t to last forever as the day comes that Christopher Robin must move on from his days of play in the Hundred Acre Wood. The movie then takes us on a journey that many of us have never seen before: what happens to Christopher Robin when he grows up?

To our surprise, Christopher Robin grows up to be a high-strung workaholic with some harsh (perhaps PTSD invoked?) memories leftover from …read more

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