“Spider-Man: Far From Home”: One-Sentence Review

Even if this “Spider-Man’s” web falls a little short of reaching “Homecoming,” “Far From Home’s” relaxed tone, genuine laughs, and superhero-ready Jake Gyllenhaal make it the perfect contrast to the emotionally-charged “Endgame.”

9.5 out of 12 Tamales

“Toy Story 3”: Throwback-Tamales Review

It’s rare for a sequel to be better than the original—and odds-of-winning-Mega-Millions rarer for the third entry to top the first two—but “Toy Story 3,” poignancy, charm, heart and all, does that in spades.

12 out of 12 Tamales

“Aladdin (2019)”: One-Sentence Review

While 1992’s “Aladdin” has the benefit of an all-time great voice performance from Robin Williams’ Genie—plus, being first goes a long way—2019’s live-action version outdoes its traditionally-animated counterpart in at least spectacle and action, making a visit to this well-known world worth it.

9 out of 12 Tamales