Big Hero 6 moves into first place

Walt Disney Animation Studio's award-winning movie, Big Hero 6 just won the spot for the #1 animated movie of 2014 at over $620 million in sales worldwide.   Earning a record-breaking $400 million internationally and $221 million at home.In China, Big Hero 6 passed Frozen to become the highest grossing animated movie from both Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar and the second biggest Disney/Pixar in Korea and Russia.  While holding the front seat as the biggest animated movie release of all … [Read more...]

Michael Douglas Set to Star as Hank Pym in Marvel’s ‘Ant-Man’

Just a few weeks back, we got word that Marvel studios had locked in Paul Rudd to star in their newest film, 'Ant-Man', directed by Edgar Wright. At the time, most fans assumed that Rudd would be playing the first incarnation of the Marvel hero, Hank Pym, in the film. But that doesn't seem to be the case at all, as Marvel Studios has just announced that Michael Douglas is set to play the older Hank Pym in their highly anticipated adaptation. In the announcement, they also confirmed that Rudd … [Read more...]

Two Great Comedies in One Combo Pack Comes to Blu-ray this Summer

I am looking forward to laughing on June 11th when these two new "hilarious" comedies come in to my home to review on Blu-ray. This 2 movie collection comes with both "The Emperor's New Groove" and "Kronk's New Groove" so you get double the fun. I have never seen either of these movies which makes it even more fun to see the unexpected little comedy comments, double meanings that Disney is famous for putting in their movies.The 3-disc Blu-ray Combo Pack includes both feature films on a … [Read more...]

Steven Spielberg’s ‘Lincoln’ Comes to Blu-ray and DVD March 26, 2013

One of my favorite films of last year was Steven Spielberg's 'Lincoln', which stars Daniel Day-Lewis in his Academy Award winning performance as the sixteenth Presiden of the United States. I always enjoy Spielberg's historical epics, and 'Lincoln' was no different. The film, based on the novel, 'Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln', which explored the framing of the thirteenth amendment, and the last few months of his life. It's a truly moving excellent film that explores a … [Read more...]

New Animated Series Henry Hugglemonster to Debut Monday, April 15th on Disney Junior

"Henry Hugglemonster," a new animated series about a family of fun-loving monsters, will premiere MONDAY, APRIL 15 (5:00 p.m., ET/PT) on the 24-hour Disney Junior channel in the U.S. Based on the book series "I'm a Happy Hugglewug" by award-winning children's book author/illustrator and Ireland's Children's Laureate, Niamh Sharkey, "Henry Hugglemonster" follows the adventures of five-year-old Henry Hugglemonster, the middle child in a happy, close-knit monster family, as he shares everyday life … [Read more...]

‘The Insider’ Blu-ray Review

In 1999, Michael Mann crafted one of the most captivating, tightly woven, and intense films of the last twenty years. That film is 'The Insider', which dares to ask how far would you go to make the truth known? And just how far is one industry going to go to make sure that person is never heard? Based on the incredible true story of Jeffery Wigand, with the aide of '60 Minutes' producer Lowell Bergman, aims to finally show the world the true colors of the Tobacco industry, while they form one of … [Read more...]

Toys R’ Us Dives Into the World of Octonauts

Toys“R”Us® will soon introduce an assortment of toys from Fisher-Price® based on the underwater world of  Octonauts™, which will splash into its stores nationwide and online at beginning in March. The World’s Greatest Toy Store® will be the first retailer in the U.S. to offer eager aquatic explorers the opportunity to take an exciting undersea voyage with the preschool line of action figures, playsets and vehicles based on the hit show, which airs daily on Disney Channel and Disney … [Read more...]

Disney’s Aladdin A New Broadway Musical To Sweep Into Toronto & Broadway

Disney's Aladdin, A New Broadway Musical, will open at Toronto's Ed Mirvish Theatre for Nine Weeks November 2013.  It will then be opening at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre in 2014!Disney Theatrical Productions proudly announces that Aladdin, a new musical based on the Academy Award® winning animated film, will play its pre-Broadway engagement at Toronto's Ed Mirvish Theatre (formerly the Canon) November 13, 2013 to January 12, 2014 and will open at Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre in … [Read more...]

Disney Adds Another App for iPad-UP: My Name is Dug

Squirrel?  Squirrel?  If you've seen Disney-Pixar's UP, you know that is one of the most famous lines from that movie, right?  Disney has now taken that beloved dog-Dug-along with their magical way of bringing stories to life-and presented us with a new iPad app based on the move UP.Got squirrels? You may recall in Disney·Pixar’s acclaimed 3D computer-animated film Up there is a dog named Dug, who wears a special collar that allows him to speak. Well, the story continues with this lovable … [Read more...]

Disney Favorite – Monsters Inc. Coming to 3D Bluray Combo Pack

I am so excited to share with you today that Monsters, Inc. is coming to Blu Ray 3D Combo Pack on February 19, 2013.  For any Disney movie fan, this is the ultimate collector's edition of this title.Monsters, Inc. is one of Disney-Pixar's most popular films-and for good reason!  Disney's imagineering comes to its finest with beloved characters, fascinating animation, and a heart warming story line.  Not only will you enjoy the feature film and fun bonus features-but also a sneak peek at … [Read more...]