Reviews

Movie Review: ‘The Lion King’ Starring Donald Glover, Beyoncé, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Posted: July 19, 2019 at 9:25 am   /   Movie Reviews

1994’s The Lion King is one of, if not the most, beloved animated films released by Disney.  With a story inspired by Shakespeare’s Hamlet, wonderful score by Hans Zimmer, catchy new songs by Elton John, and the beautiful hand-drawn animation of the Disney renaissance in the ’90s – the film was an instant classic. Today Simba and friends […]

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Concert Review: Disrupt Festival at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: July 16, 2019 at 10:40 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts

Monster Energy hosted the Disrupt Festival, an annual summer rock show in St. Louis this past Monday. There was rain, harsh winds, and the fact that the show was scheduled for a Monday, but it seemed all of these factors wouldn’t work as deterrents as eager fans were still lining up to gain entry to […]

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Concert Review: Chris Young at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: July 14, 2019 at 1:14 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

By Bryan Bealmear The all Chris’ show took place Thursday night at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre with Chris Young’s Raised on Country tour. Chris Young, along with Chris Janson and Chris from the band Locash set the evening up for a high energy country show. On a great summer night for a concert, this group put […]

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Concert Review: Avett Brothers Delight Fans with 2 Shows at Fox Theatre

Posted: July 14, 2019 at 12:57 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts

Review and Photo By Hannah Bodenhausen If Friday night’s performance at the Fox Theatre made one thing clear, it’s that St. Louis loves the Avett Brothers. The band played their first of two sold out nights in the Lou to a wild crowd of dedicated fans. The band is no stranger to St. Louis crowds, […]

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Concert Review: Hootie and the Blowfish and Barenaked Ladies at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre

Posted: July 14, 2019 at 12:49 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

Hootie and the Blowfish and the Barenaked Ladies may have enjoyed success in the 90’s, but that didn’t matter to the packed house at Hollywood Casino Amphitheatre on Saturday night. Barenaked Ladies opened the show and set the bar high. The Canadian Music Hall of Famers had the crowd on their feet, dancing during their […]

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Movie Review: ‘Crawl’ Starring Kaya Scodelario, Barry Pepper

Posted: July 12, 2019 at 1:10 pm   /   Film, Movie Reviews, Reviews

“Who is the actual Apex Predator?” is the question asked in Alendre Aja’s new horror creature-feature “Crawl.” Every Floridian’s nightmare comes true in the new film starring Kaya Scodelario and Barry Pepper as father-daughter duo Haley and Dave Keller who find themselves trapped in the crawlspace beneath their home during a Category 5 hurricane. With […]

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Concert Review: Death Cab For Cutie at Stifel Theatre

Posted: July 12, 2019 at 9:31 am   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

Last night, 105.7 THE POINT presented Death Cab for Cutie at Stifel Theatre as part of their summer concert series. While it was a calm night outside in the city, inside the theatre had a much different vibe as fans from all walks of life filled the venue from the first row to the last. […]

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Theatre Review: Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella Brings “Impossible” Magic to The Muny

Posted: July 11, 2019 at 2:35 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

Cinderella was originally written by Rodgers and Hammerstein for television broadcast in 1957, but would go on to be performed in London, on Broadway, and all around the world to this day. And now The Muny is able to add their trademark magic to the classic fairytale. Everyone knows the story, whether they’ve read it […]

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Concert Review: The Head and the Heart at Stifel Theatre

Posted: July 8, 2019 at 8:33 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

By Hannah Bodenhausen The Head and the Heart made their return to St. Louis at Stifel Theater Sunday night on the second stop of their tour promoting their fourth album, Living Mirage. Their last appearance in town was last fall when, after the Loufest cancellation debacle, the group made up not being able to play […]

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Concert Review: Ariana Grande Gets Sweet at Enterprise Center

Posted: July 8, 2019 at 2:09 pm   /   Concert Reviews, Concerts, Reviews

Ariana Grande brought her “Sweetener” tour, rescheduled from this previous April, to a packed house of excited and eager fans Saturday night. To say the energy in Enterprise Center was high would be a vast understatement, and if there is one thing to learn, it’s that Grande fans don’t play games, with long lines forming […]

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