The story behind Winnie-The-Pooh gets mangled in the unbearable Goodbye Christopher Robin

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A.A. Milne, who was a second-rate playwright and poet, somehow created perfect, delightfully written children’s literature with his stories of Winnie-The-Pooh, Piglet, and the other denizens of the Hundred Acre Wood. How did he do it? Goodbye Christopher Robin, an insipid and miscalculated drama about the English…

A little bear cheers up the whole world in first trailer for Goodbye Christopher Robin

Disney is currently working on a live-action Winnie The Pooh movie called Christopher Robin that will focus on Pooh’s human friend growing up and losing touch with his imagination, but director Simon Curtis’ similarly titled film Goodbye Christopher Robin is far more straightforward. As seen in this trailer, Curtis’…

Domhnall Gleeson to star in biopic about the creator of Winnie The Pooh

Domhnall Gleeson recently wiped out a bunch of planets as General Hux in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but now he has signed on for a role that’s less “space Nazi” and more “creator of a beloved, half-naked cartoon bear.” According to the BBC, Gleeson has been cast in Goodbye Christopher Robin, director Simon Curtis’…