Disney Announces Screenwriter For New Live Action Merlin Film

Walt Disney Pictures has just announced Philippa Boyens as the screenwriter for the newest movie franchise "Merlin."   Based on the Merlin Saga by T.A. Barron, the Disney version will tell the story of the wizard's early years.  The 10 book series starts off with "Merlin:  The Lost Year" (Book 1) which is the setting for the movie.   Philippa Boyens screenwriting credits include adapting two incredible book series "The Hobbit" and "Lord of the Rings" making her the perfect choice to bring the … [Read more...]

New Mickey Mouse Clubhouse DVD “Pop Star Minnie”

Minnie and Her Favorite Clubhouse Pals bring us  a new adventure on February 2, 2016.   Mickey Mouse Clubhouse:  Pop Star Minnie includes an episode of  Pop Star Minnie along with 4 additional musical episodes for 2 full hours of non stop fun.  On board the New Clubhouse Tour Bus, Minnie and friends discover their instruments are missing and set off on an adventure to find them.  With the help of a few Mouseketools, Minnie and the band will race against time to track down the instruments so … [Read more...]

The Good Dinosaur Tugs At Heart Strings!

Disney*Pixar's Newest Film, "The Good Dinosaur" in theaters today, brings us a familiar story of friendship and learning how to face your fears.  Th film starts off asking "What would have happened if the asteroid that supposedly killed off the dinosaurs, missed Earth?  The Good Dinosaur's response is - We would find ourselves in a land in the distant future where dinosaurs and humans co-exist.The Good Dinosaur starts out with the birth of the lead character Arlo, (Raymond Ochoa)  a young … [Read more...]

Zootopia’s New Trailer Introduces “Flash”

Walt Disney Pictures brings us a look at one of my new favorite characters from the upcoming film - Zootopia.    The trailer below gives a hysterical look at a visit to Zootopia's DMV.  One of my new favorite characters, FLASH (voiced by Raymond Persi) is part of an all star cast including Ginnifer Goodwin, Jason Bateman, Shakira, Idris Elba, J.K. Simmons, Nate Torrence, Jenny Slate, Tommy Chong, Octavia Spencer, Bonnie Hunt, Don Lake, Alan Tudyk, Tommy “Tiny” Lister, Raymond Persi, Katie Lowes, … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakes Premieres New Commercial

Star Wars:  The Force Awakens is almost here.  To make the wait a bit shorter, LucasFilm has shared a new TV commercial which debuted on Thursday night during the TGIT time frame on ABC.Star Wars:  The Force Awakens brings back favorite characters and new additions including: Harrison Ford, Mark Hamill, Carrie Fisher, Adam Driver, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Oscar Isaac, Lupita Nyong’o, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew and Max Von Sydow.Along with producers … [Read more...]

Robin Williams Estate Puts A Stop To Aladdin Prequel

Walt Disney Pictures' announcement of the live action prequel to Aladdin was huge news to many fans. Excited about seeing where Genies came from and how they became, well... Genies, had this entertainment writer ready to reserve her theater seats. Along with a new Aladdin film, was the hope that somehow, our favorite, the one and only, Genie - Robin Williams would somehow be a part of the film.Recent developments have not only squashed that hope, but placed the film on hold for a long time. … [Read more...]

New poster and trailer for Pixar’s Finding Dory

Disney's Finding Dory has a new trailer and poster for fans to enjoy.  Coming to theatres next summer, Finding Dory takes us on the new adventures of Dory and the gang.  Bringing back some of our favorite characters from Finding Nemo along with new ones to love, Disney*Pixar Finding Dory cast includes Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks, Ed O’Neill, Kaitlin Olson, Ty Burrell, Eugene Levy, Diane Keaton.Producer Lindsey Collins and Director Andrew Stanton brings us the further adventures of Dory … [Read more...]

New Action Thriller “The Finest Hours” Shares Poster and Trailer!

The new action thriller "The Finest Hours" brings us a new poster and a first look at the movie trailer.Based on the true story of the most daring rescue mission in the U.S. Coast Guard's history. "The Finest Hours" tells the story of the February 18, 1952, massive nor’easter that struck New England. Demolishing everything in its path and wreaking havoc on the ships caught in its deadly path.  The SS Pendleton, a T-2 oil tanker bound for Boston, which was literally ripped in half, traps … [Read more...]

A Peek At “Alice Through The Looking Glass”

“Alice Through the Looking Glass” is still a few months away coming to theaters, May 27, 2016.  The film which brings back an all star cast includes  Johnny Depp, Anne Hathaway, Mia Wasikowska and Helena Bonham Carter along with the voices of Alan Rickman, Stephen Fry, Michael Sheen and Timothy Spall.   New characters will also be joining us.  Introducing Zanik Hightopp (Rhys Ifans),  the Mad Hatter’s father and Time himself (Sacha Baron Cohen), a peculiar creature who is part human, part … [Read more...]

Alice Through the Looking Glass Teaser

Twitter was the place to find the news from the Walt Disney Studios about Alice Through The Looking Glass.  With a perfectly timed post combined with Fall Back Daylight Savings, the studio shared a very short teaser showing Alice falling through the door.  The tweet below gives us a glimpse of the sequel to the 2010 film, Alice in Wonderland which brought in over $1 billion world wide.  The sequel brings back Mia Wasikowska as Alice, Johnny Depp plays the Mad Hatter, Anne Hathaway is the White … [Read more...]