Cast Members Make Magical Memories


This happened a while ago, but I don't think I'll forget it for a while. Unfortunately, the photo is a bit blurred, but then again, shiny and clear things are difficult to photograph.Valentine's Day was like almost any other day for my boyfriend and me -- we went to Disneyland. What made this trip different from the rest was a certain cast member at the Story Book Land canal boats in Fantasyland. I wish I remembered her name. She was probably one of the sweetest cast members I have ever … [Read more...]

John Ratzenberger: Pixar’s Lucky Charm – Part Two


As I was saying in Part One of this article, John Ratzenberger is the reason for Pixar’s success. As their lucky charm, he has brought the studio nothing but box office gold.OK, maybe the juries still out as to whether John can claim that much credit. But let’s continue to look at his involvement with Pixar:2006 – Cars (Mack / Supporting Lead)“What kind of a cheap, cut-rate, operation is this?”With the next Pixar offering being directed by John Lasseter himself, it should be no … [Read more...]

John Ratzenberger: Pixar’s Lucky Charm – Part One

John Ratzenberger

Pixar Studios has done the unthinkable in terms of the movie business. They have produced an unbroken string of box office hits. Even the mighty Walt Disney Company hasn’t been able to do that, and didn’t, even in it’s heyday.What is Pixar’s secret? Is it having some of the most talented people in the business? Maybe. Could it be the technology? Maybe. Is it that everyone just likes John Lasseter’s shirts? Nope.The real reason for Pixar’s success is a certain lucky charm named John … [Read more...]

Tron Classic & Tron Legacy Combo Pack – Two Great Movies one low price!


When I received this 2 Movie Collection from Disney last week I was ECSTATIC! Tron the Original Classic was one of my favorite movies of all time! To receive Tron on Bluray was a welcomed addition to my Disney library but to also get Tron Legacy as well was just icing on the cake!What can I say about these movies that hasn't been said before. Both films are stunning and a leader among their genre. Pushing the boundaries on both movies and computers I can't image where I would be without … [Read more...]

Affordable Disney Vacations: Splurging on Animal Kingdom Lodge

As one of Disney’s Deluxe resorts, the Animal Kingdom Lodge is not the first place that comes to mind when trying to save money on a Walt Disney World vacation. Still, with the new 25-30% Deluxe Resort Summer Savings, Disney is offering a promotion that may make this stunning resort a possibility for your budget. Is it worth splurging on? In my opinion, absolutely! We had the opportunity to stay here for two nights several years ago, and to this day I can recall what an amazing experience it … [Read more...]