Casey Affleck Talks About His Role in The Finest Hours

The Finest Hours, the newest Walt Disney Film out in theaters this Friday, tells the true story of an incredible rescue by a small team of Coast Guard who against all odds found and rescued 32 of the 33 men stranded on board what was left of the SS Pendleton.  The story also shows the courage of the survivors on board the tanker.  Casey Affleck who stars as First Assistant Engineer Ray Sybert gives an incredible performance as a quiet and soft spoken man who is thrown into the position of … [Read more...]

Meeting The Cast Of Disney’s The Finest Hours

Meeting the cast of Disney movies at the press events is always an enjoyable day. The Finest Hours press day included the opportunity to meet and participate in roundtable sessions with Chris Pine (Bernie Webber), Ben Foster (Richard Livesey), Casey Affleck (Ray Sybert), Holiday Grainger (Miriam) and Director Craig Gillespie.The first to enter our room was Chris Pine and Ben Foster.  After welcoming introductions, the pair started right in taking about the difficulties of portraying … [Read more...]

The Finest Hours Brings True Heroism To The Screen

The Finest Hours brings movie viewers the true story of one of the most dangerous and heroic Coast Guard rescues on record.  Based on the February 18, 1952 rescue of 33 men trapped on a T-2 tanker, a crew from the Chatham, Massachusetts Coast Guard Station sets off on a mission that has the potential for disaster with every drop of rain and flake of snow that falls that fateful day.The massive nor'easter storm that strikes New England and the neighboring towns brings chaos to the ships in … [Read more...]

Disneyland vs Disney World – Which Is The Best Place For Me To Visit?

There are always debates in my house on where we should go next – Walt Disney World in Florida, or Disneyland in California? There’s a lot to consider when choosing between the two, as they are VERY different, but both still offer that same brand of Disney Magic. Read on to learn about some of the differences and to decide which one might be the right vacation spot for you:Size: WDW is WAY bigger than Disneyland (43 square miles vs 160 acres), and that means Disneyland has fewer attractions, … [Read more...]

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaks Record Before Release

Star Wars Fans have a month to go before they can enjoy the latest film - Star Wars:  The Force Awakens.  The seventh film in the huge mega franchise, this film has fans already breaking records in sales.   With over $50 million in advance ticket sales, the film is already the biggest pre-seller in history.The demand is so big that theaters are adding additional showtimes to keep up with the demand.   Fandango and have both reported sales for Star Wars: The Force Awakens are … [Read more...]

Disney Family Museum to honor Richard Sherman

Gala Fundraisers are a common event to raise funds and honor a distinguished member.  The Disney Family Museum is joining in with their first gala fundraising event to honor non other than Richard Sherman.   The museum which opened to the public in 2009, was created by Diane Disney Miller, the oldest daughter of Walt and Lillian Disney.   The museum, located in the Presidio in San Francisco is a non profit organization which although dedicated to the life and work of Walt Disney is not … [Read more...]

All New Escape to Walt’s Wilderness Now Available at Walt Disney World Resort

Are you ready for a wilderness adventure? The new Escape to Walt’s Wilderness experience gives you a glance at the natural surroundings that became the perfect setting to accommodate Walt Disney’s grand dreams.The adventure begins at Disney’s Contemporary Resort Marina where tour guides will greet your Clients with a warm “Howdy! From there, the group will board pontoon boats for an eco-history tour of Bay Lake. After arriving at Disney’s Fort Wilderness Resort & Campground, your Clients … [Read more...]

Disney World Removes the Confederate Flag From Epcot

There has been a lot of buzz lately about the Confederate Flag and it's removal and meaning etc. Disney is following other businesses and government offices in removing the controversial flag from The American Adventure at Epcot. According to the Orlando Sentinel they have removed the Confederate banner that was on display in The American Adventure.In case you have not been to The American Adventure, it is an animatronic show that takes you through American history as if you were watching it … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Studios Releases Trailer for Heroic Thriller “The Finest Hours”

The debut of the upcoming Walt Disney Studios movie "The Finest Hours" trailer this Wednesday,  July 8th at 9:00 am PST on and again during its broadcast debut at 10 pm EST on the Discovery Channel brings together a star-studded cast and an edge of your seat, nail biting story.Starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Holliday Grainger, John Ortiz and Eric Bana.  Director, Craig Gillespie and Producers, Jim Whitaker and Dorothy Aufiero, bring … [Read more...]

Tomorrowland Box Office Numbers Disappointing

Tommorowland's box office numbers proved to be a disappointment over the holiday weekend coming in at a little over $41 million.   Brad Bird's live action, sci-fi adventure about a futuristic world where nothing is what it seems, was destined to start off the Disney summer season with a bang.  Instead the film which cost $190 million to make generated a loss for the studios.The film which stars Britt Robertson, George Clooney, Raffey Cassidy, and Hugh Laurie takes us on a journey of … [Read more...]