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Beauty and the Beast: Movie review

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One of mine and my kids’ favorite Disney movies happens to be Beauty and the Beast.  We have watched the animated version over and over again.  Every time  we have gone to WDW, we also made sure we saw the stage show.  So when we learned that Disney was remaking it as live action, we […]

Rogue One, A Star Wars Story: Movie review

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I know a lot of you are thinking “Great, another Star Wars movie”. And some are thinking “GREAT, another Star Wars movie!!!!”. My feelings were somewhere in between. I was interested in the story they were going to tell, but hoping that they did it in a fresh way and not just putting new characters […]

Doctor Strange: In Theaters Nov 4th

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Although Doctor Strange follows a typical super hero plot line, the movie really was dynamic and it was easy to lose yourself in its magic. It had the right balance of real world versus fantasy, humor versus seriousness, and action versus dialogue. The special effects and staging made it a must see in IMAX 3D. […]

Pete’s Dragon: In Theaters 8/12/16

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Admittedly I was not sure whether or not I was going to want to see this remake of the 70’s original, I have to say I was pleasantly surprised. Pete’s Dragon fully developed the personal relationships between Pete and Elliot as well as the ones between Pete and the family that discovered him. The film […]

The BFG: “The Big Friendly Giant”

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Having not have read Roald Dahl’s classic “The BFG”, I was not sure what to expect. I felt that it was a decent film but it did have moments where the story dragged on a bit when I felt it should have moved on through the story more. Despite a few drawn out segments, the […]

Finding Dory: In Theaters June 17th

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Movie Synopsis: Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory” reunites everyone’s favorite forgetful blue tang, Dory, with her friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale? Directed by Andrew Stanton (“Finding Nemo,” “WALL•E”) and produced by Lindsey Collins (co-producer “WALL•E”), the film […]

The Good Dinosaur: Movie Review

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I happened to be at WDW when I discovered that I had a preview to see The Good Dinosaur so I took this picture at Hollywood Studios while I was there. I have been looking forward to seeing this film for awhile now and was excited to be able to finally see it.  Being at […]

Ant-Man:

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Not having been familiar with the Ant-Man storyline, I was not sure how I would like this latest Marvel movie. Having had the privilege to see Ant-Man prior to coming to theaters, I have to say how impressed I was with it. It was continuously full of action, story progression, comedy and suspense. Ant-Man definitely […]

Inside Out: Movie Review

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Our family recently had the privilege of previewing “Inside Out”. Pixar has done it again! From the movie trailers I saw I thought this movie would be slow and not as exciting, but I was totally wrong.”Inside Out” is a funny and heartwarming family film, which takes you on a journey through the human mind. […]

Tomorrowland: Movie Review

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I received tickets to preview “Tomorrowland” but at the last moment I was unable to attend so my daughter is doing a guest review of the movie. Once I am able to view the movie, I will also be writing my review and posting later.  Movie Synopsis: From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s “Tomorrowland,” a […]