What an amazing surprise! As the Academy Award nominations rolled out today, who would have guessed that Black Panther would command SEVEN Academy Award nominations including one for Best Picture! It’s too bad that Ryan Coogler (Director), Chadwick Boseman (Actor … Continue reading Academy Awards – Disney Style!
Wakanda Forever! The country and the world embraced Black Panther in a way few expected, but given the high quality of directing, acting, and story – not to mention amazing visual effects – it deserved all the attention it received. … Continue reading Top 5 Disney Company Films of 2018 / Top 5 Predictions of 2019
90% predictable, 100% charming. Christopher Robin is a delightful film made to bring the whimsy of childhood back to adult life. And it does so successfully. In large part, the story is fairly predictable. Christopher Robin, having forgotten his childhood … Continue reading Christopher Robin Brings Pooh Bear to Life – Literally
Who doesn’t love honey? Certainly Winnie the Pooh does. So in honor of the release of Christopher Robin here is one of my favorite recipes involving honey! If you think of Brussels sprouts as simply a bland mini-cabbage, you haven’t … Continue reading Honey Bacon Brussels Sprouts – Inspired by Christopher Robin
Quite possibly the best pop-up book ever! Matthew Reinhart does it again with an amazing pop-up book about The Nightmare Before Christmas. As usual, Matthew takes the creative development of a pop-up book to new levels. But this book is … Continue reading Nightmare Before Christmas Pop-Up Book is a Dream!
Christmas is starting even earlier this year! Celebrating 25 years, Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas is being released in a new sing-a-long format. Fans of the silver anniversary classic will undoubtedly already know all of the songs by heart, … Continue reading Sing-A-Long to The Nightmare Before Christmas! (Blu-Ray Review)
Want to recreate the film UP! in real life? Then you need to head to Fentons Creamery in Oakland – the same Fentons featured in the Disney Pixar film UP! If you remember at the end of that fan favorite … Continue reading Fentons Creamery – The UP! Ice Cream Shop (Disney Foodie Spotlight)
Size matters not. Yoda must have been channeling Ant-Man and the Wasp when he shared these wise words with Luke Skywalker. Despite their diminutive size, Scott Lang’s Ant-Man and Hope van Dyne’s Wasp are larger than life super-heroes. This film … Continue reading Giant Action In A Small Package – Ant-Man and the Wasp (spoiler-free review)
Originally, this article was printed under the Disney Dads section of Babble.com. My editor did a great job of tightening up this post and making it really fit well under the Disney Dads banner, but I thought you might enjoy … Continue reading The Dad We All Hope To Be (Father of the Bride 1991 Review)
It’s been 14 years. Fourteen years without a sequel to the fan favorite film The Incredibles. But Director Brad Bird and his team have been working hard at finding just the right story to tell that would make for a … Continue reading The Art of Incredibles 2 Is Really Incredible (book review)