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Disney’s Classic Cinderella for a New Generation

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When I hear the name Cinderella, my brain goes into auto-mode and without delay plays the scene from Disney’s original animated film, where the mice are singing “cinderelly, cinderelly…do the cleaning…do the mopping.” It makes me smile each time. Although Disney’s new live-action Cinderella film is not a light and airy animated re-do, it is a story […]

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Disney’s Big Hero 6 Delights Both Kids & Adults with Laughs! {Review}

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I’m sure you’ve seen trailers and commercials for Big Hero 6 and may be wondering: Is Big Hero 6 good for my family? After watching an advance screening of Big Hero 6 with my family, I can tell you that my entire family loved the movie. Both our three and eight-year-old kids, plus my husband […]

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Introducing Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy

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Arriving August 1 in theaters is yet another addition to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Guardians of the Galaxy. With Guardians, Marvel Studios aims to build upon the success of prior superhero based movies, but this time with a decidedly lesser-known cast of characters. Is this band of otherworldly heroes up to the challenge?

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Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue, a High-Flying Adventure for the Whole Family!

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High-flying adventure awaits you in Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue, playing in theaters in 3D as of today! I’m far from an expert on planes, but I’ve always been intrigued by them, and the illustration and animation of each plane in this movie seemed very realistic. The sequel to last year’s Planes brings a better dynamic and […]

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Maleficent Explores Background of Sleeping Beauty Villain, But Left Me Wanting More!

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The new Disney movie, Maleficent, is not your classically animated Disney musical fairy tale, as it explores a very dark side to an old princess-happily-ever-after narrative. Maleficent delves into the story of how a sweet and unquestioning girl journeys down a path to become a dark, vengeful woman – the one who curses an innocent baby in Disney’s original […]

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