Vanessa Morales

Is The BFG Friendly Enough for Young Kids?

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I’ve always loved Roald Dahl’s stories; his eclectic imagination always made them strange yet fascinating, always including quirky and odd characters, and a touch of dark humor too. Many of them were inspired by his real-life childhood experiences. There’s plenty of magic and mystery in each one, including lots of funny vocabulary and you will find […]

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Just Keep Swimming with Finding Dory! {Review}

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Disney Pixar’s Finding Dory takes us underwater again to visit our friends Nemo, Marlin, and of course, the very loveable, yet very forgetful, Dory (once again voiced by Ellen DeGeneres). Some other familiar voices you might recognize are Albert Brooks (Marlin), Ed O’Neill (Hank), Kaitlin Olson (Destiny), Ty Burrell (Bailey), Eugene Levy (Charlie), and Diane […]

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Zootopia Provides Laughs & Great Message for Kids

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Judy Hopps, a small town bunny girl with big city dreams, finally finds herself on the police force as a rookie cop. In the metropolis of Zootopia, where predator and prey live side by side, she is the first of her kind to reach that goal. Even though things may start out rough for her, […]

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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 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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