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Life, Animated

Review: “Life, Animated” – Disney Animation as Real World Magic for Autism

by Christopher Glennonon July 1, 2016
Disney loves to promote the idea of “Disney magic,” often accompanying that phrase with smiling children faces, catchy music, and movie re-release after movie re-release. However, “Disney magic” isn’t necessarily just a marketing tool. The animation of Disney has created all kinds of hardcore fans, and in some instances, the love of these movies can […]

Disney Lets Moana’s First Trailer Loose

Disney Lets Moana’s First Trailer Loose

by Peter Paltridgeon June 20, 2016
If you saw Finding Dory this weekend, then you also saw Disney’s very first trailer for their next animated feature, Moana. (You probably also saw the fifteen billionth appearance of the Secret Life of Pets trailer….if I have to watch that headbanging poodle ONE MORE TIME…but I digress.) Check out Maui! He’s got a giant […]

Finding Dory

“Finding Dory” Breaks Records with $136M Opening Weekend

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2016
Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory conquered the box office in its premiere weekend, taking in an estimated $136.1 million in ticket sales domestically, dwarfing its nearest competition (Warner Bros. comedy Central Intelligence starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Kevin Hart, which took in an estimated $34.5 million). The total broke several box office records for an animated […]
Star Wars Rebels Homecoming

“Star Wars Rebels” Season Two Comes to Blu-ray August 30, 2016

by Peter Paltridgeon June 17, 2016
Disney and Lucasfilm announced today the second season of Star Wars Rebels would be coming to home video formats (Blu-Ray and DVD) this August. The rebel crew of the Ghost — now joined by Darth Vader’s former apprentice Ahsoka — continue their journeys in 22 new episodes across the galaxy. Now’s your chance to see […]

Zootopia

Review: “Zootopia” on Blu-Ray – Happily Hopping Home

by Weathermanon June 13, 2016
Zootopia is officially available for home release, which is really weird since it could still be found in theaters as of this disc’s street date. I doubt most of you really need me to tell you to buy it. Zootopia is certainly the most talked about animated movie of the year and maybe the most […]

Byron Howard and Rich Moore Zootopia

Interview: Trying Everything with “Zootopia” Co-Directors Byron Howard and Rich Moore

by Ed Liuon June 8, 2016
With more than 20 years at the studio, Byron Howard is a veteran of Walt Disney Feature Animation, starting as an animator on Pocahontas, Lilo & Stitch, Brother Bear, and the short film “John Henry.” He was co-director with Chris Williams on Bolt (which earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Feature), and then […]
rogue one

Star Wars: Rogue One Going Through Reshoots

by Peter Paltridgeon June 1, 2016
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney and Lucasfilm’s upcoming offshoot Star Wars: Rogue One will be going through several weeks of reshoots after a rough cut of what currently exists was screened for top executives. Reshoots are common for big tentpole movies, or at least the type the studios really care about. In this instance, […]