Things still end tragically for many people although the eponymous captain is portrayed as less vain and a bit more stoic than the Nicholas Cage version. The play also grapples with the received notion that Italian soldiers were reluctant to resist German invasion. The love between the captain and the Greek girl is still at the core of the production and the supporting cast lend plenty of weight to the drama.
It’s usually a sedate affair as both managers will want to avoid injuries. However since Liverpool came second after only losing one game all season, they might want to prove a point or three. Stars like Mo Salah, Sergio Aguero and Raheem Sterling might get a light trot out, but expect the up and coming youngsters like Phil Fodento be heavily involved in the action.
Great coffee and a smart playlist complete this simple, yet devastatingly effective concept and dishes are rotated according to the seasons. The restaurant also has a popular happy hour with discounts on Aperol spritzers among other offers.
The Elton John scored original is a perennial favourite and this new film doesn’t depart from the plot or characterisation much, but the lifelike rendering of the animals means that they can’t do zany stuff like cartoons would and we have to rely on the story which is strong. Of course, as with any Disney movie, it’s the comic relief that steals the show and in Pumba and Timon, Lion King has a ready made pair of scene thieves.