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DVD Review: Saving Mr. Banks – A Sentimental Look at Key Moment in Disney History

The movie version of Mary Poppins changed the course of The Walt Disney Company both artistically and financially and it almost never happened. The movie “Saving Mr. Banks” dramatizes the conflict between the spirit and drive of Walt Disney and … Continue reading

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Saving Mr. Banks – Deleted Scene

Mary Poppins, the movie, was such a success for The Walt Disney Studios that it funded a big expansion at the studios, at Disneyland, and even gave Walt the freedom to seriously pursue his grand idea of EPCOT out in … Continue reading

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Thor: The Dark World DVD/Blu-Ray – A Look at the Special Features

With Thor: The Dark World now available for purchase, I was able to sit down and enjoy the special features on the Blu-ray DVD last night. The behind the scenes feature was very good, though it focused mainly on how … Continue reading

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The Jungle Book – Remastered for Blu-Ray in Royal Fashion

Disney’s classic animated feature “The Jungle Book” was one of the last to have some input from Walt Disney himself. He died in the middle of its production. Even without Disney’s death the film had a troubled production. The original … Continue reading

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UK Pop Singers Robbie Williams and Olly Murs Take on Classic Jungle Book Song on TV

In November 2013, pop stars Robbie Williams and Olly Murs appeared on an episode of the UK’s The Graham Norton Show and performed “I Wanna Be Like You” from Disney’s Jungle Book. It was a fun and high energy version … Continue reading

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