Something There That Wasn’t There Before: Beauty and the Beast 2017

Like many others, I will admit to being afflicted with a bit of “live-action overkill” when it comes to Disney animated classics being “reborn” with live actors, or in the case of Jungle Book, an actor and a lot of computer animation. Disney has waved its magic wand to varying …

FIRST IMAGE: Production Begins With Angelina Jolie as “Maleficent”

We brought you the news back in April as Walt Disney Pictures officially announced it’s plans for Maleficent, starring Angelina Jolie. Now the Walt Disney Studios have released the first image from production along with a press release revealing more details:     Burbank, CA  (June 19, 2012) – The …

Frankenweenie Comes to Theatres October 5 – Official Images

Many years ago, I would attend the Spike & Mike animation festivals that would tour through Boston, with my sister and later, boyfriend (now husband). That’s how we first saw Beavis & Butthead, Wallace & Gromit, and a short called Tin Toy, from a little company named PIXAR. One of …

It’s the Circle of Life. And it Moves Us All. Lion King Review and Giveaway

I think part of what makes Disney animated films so memorable is how they reach in to the core of life’s lessons and messages and give back, through songs, laughter and amazing visuals. The Lion King is no exception to this rule. I remember when it first came out back …