Preview Period Has Begun for Fantasyland

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The day we all have been waiting for is finally here...in a bit controversial and different from announced way. The new Fantasyland is open! Though scheduled to open on December 6th, they have begun what is being called a "preview period".  Disney Parks Blog reports that the new expansion’s “Preview Period” began on Nov. 19, which means the new rides, experiences and restaurants are accessible to all Magic Kingdom guests with some limitations such as limited operation hours.The new areas … [Read more...]




‘Celebrate the Magic’ Debutes at Magic Kingdom Park

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As you probably already know, Walt Disney World has been busy at work creating an all new "Celebrate the Magic" nighttime projection show at the Magic Kingdom since it's last showing on Labor Day when it was previously presented as "The Magic, The Memories, and You!". Well the time has come to "Celebrate the Magic" in a whole new way!“Celebrate the Magic” is a nighttime projection show that displays on Cinderella Castle and pays tribute to your favorite Disney stories and movies both past … [Read more...]




Final Phase of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort “The Little Mermaid” Opens September 15

Disney's Art of Animation Resort: "The Little Mermaid" Standard Room

Guests are invited to slumber in Ariel’s colorful retreat at “The Little Mermaid” wing at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, opening Sept. 15 at Walt Disney World Resort.Themed to one of the most celebrated animated films of all time “The Little Mermaid” will feature 864 standard hotel rooms that can sleep up to four guests. With a sea-inspired color palette and an aquatic motif, guests become part of her world as they plunge “under the sea” into Ariel’s secret grotto.  Playful film-inspired … [Read more...]




Top 5 Most Crucial Disney Movies

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Who doesn't enjoy a good Disney movie? Disney movies give us memorable characters, terrific music, fantastic stories, and happy endings! Disney films are integral to the Disney company; and over the years, several Disney movies have been crucial to the company's success! Interested? Check out my Top 5 list of the most crucial Disney movies!1. Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs-I know, I know, Snow White's kind of an obvious pick; but this film was so crucial to the future of Disney and the film … [Read more...]




‘Treasure Planet: 10th Anniversary’ Blu-ray Review

One of my all favorite animated Disney films since it came out has been 'Treasure Planet'. The film, an adaptation from Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Treasure Island', landed in theaters with nothing more than a dull thud when it was originally released. But those who saw it seemed to fall in love with this new, futuristic telling of Stevenson's classic tale, myself included. Directed by Ron Clements and John Musker, the directors of 'Aladdin',  'The Little Mermaid', and 'Princess and the Frog', and … [Read more...]