Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1

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Marvel's Guardians of the Galaxy: Awesome Mix Vol. 1 (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)  has 12 of the most popular songs of the 70s.  Director James Gunn shared that Music played a major role in Guardians of the Galaxy more than in any other Marvel movie to date.   Based on the plot, the main character, Peter Quill has a compilation tape given to him by his mother.  Full of her favorite songs, it's the only connection he still has to earth.   But what the music does for the story line, it … [Read more...]





New Pins Have Arrived at Disney Parks

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Pins, pins, and more pins!! This summer Disney is releasing about 250 new pins. These pins will be going to both Disney World and Disneyland this month.Let us take a look at a few:My favorite out of this group has to Elsa and Anna. The Elsa and Anna pins can be found at I Wandering Oaken’s Trading Post & Frozen Funland in Hollywood Studios in honor of the Frozen Summer Celebration. Those pins are also available in a few other spots at Disneyland and Walt Disney World … [Read more...]





Planes: Fire & Rescue Soundtrack

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 The Planes:  Fire & Rescue Soundtrack is full of great lyrics and music to perfectly complement the movie.  Mark Mancina, who composed the music for the first film, returns  for the sequel.  Brad Paisley also contributed with "All In"  which he wrote and performed.  Paisley also performed "Runway Romance", which was co-written by Bobs Gannaway and Danny Jacob.  With Spencer Lee performing "Still I Fly".     Planes: Fire & Rescue's soundtrack enhances the movie experience with … [Read more...]





PBS Will Make a Walt Disney Bio

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American Experience will debut "Walt Disney" in the fall of 2015. It will be a 4 hour show and will take place over 2 nights. It will give you an inside look at the legacy of Disney.The show will feature rare vintage footage from the Disney vaults, scenes from Disney films, interviews with animators and artists who worked on Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs and people who helped design Disneyland. When Walt passed away in 1966, 240 million people saw a Disney movie, 100 million tuned in every … [Read more...]





Club Penguin: Review of Music Jam

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Recently, my daughter and I were given the opportunity to review Club Penguin: Music Jam. This interactive experience pulls you into the Club Penguin world. The shows are not instantaneous, which may come as surprise to our instant gratification children. I know mine was shocked that she had to wait a whole 4 minutes. However, as a parent, I believe this makes Music Jam more life-like in its approach and teaches patience. Players can also check out the cruise ship for more exciting activities as … [Read more...]