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Strange Magic headed to less than magical opening weekend

Unless a few hundred thousand of you out there are deliberately waiting until today to go see Lucasfilm’s “Strange Magic” in theaters, the first movie of Disney’s 2015 slate will go down as a flop. Despite opening in more than … Continue reading

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Lucasfilm’s Strange Magic Review – Heavy on the Strange, Light on the Magic

“Strange Magic” is a new children’s animated musical. The movie is filled with fairies and elves, bright colors and magic along with dozens of familiar songs. Another familiarity is the face that brought you Strange Magic, George Lucas. A face … Continue reading

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8 Examples of how Disney animators were inspired by real world locations

Leave it to a travel magazine to leave one dreaming about destinations other that a Disney theme park. This Conde Nast Traveler slide show features 8 real-world locations that inspired Disney movies. Here are a few of my favorites from … Continue reading

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Strange Magic – Meet the Creatures & Cast

2015 will be a jam packed year at the box office for The Walt Disney Company. Among them are two Marvel films, two Pixar animated features, and a return to the galaxy far far away of Star Wars at the … Continue reading

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Take home Disney’s Big Hero 6 on DVD in February

Fist bumps all around, you can now pre-order Disney’s “Big Hero 6″ featuring home robotics whiz Hiro Hamada, the huggable companion robot Baymax, along with all their friends on Blu-Ray/DVD. Included in the release is the theatrical short “Feast” that … Continue reading

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