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Review: Disney’s Maleficent – Angelina Jolie Stars as Betrayed Fairy

In the original Walt Disney Animated Classic “Sleeping Beauty” you get the feeling that the evil fairy Maleficent was more than just slighted at not getting an invite to Aurora’s christening. Instead, Maleficent was driven to the evil she became … Continue reading

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Captain America: The Winter Soldier Shows the Superhero In Fine Form

I’ll admit, I’m a big fan of Marvel. I’ll also admit that “Captain America: The First Avenger” isn’t one of my favorite Marvel movies. With the release of “Captain America: The Winter Soldier,” however, Marvel not only has another hit … Continue reading

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Dispatch from Disneyland – New Reviews

A few more reviews of “Dispatch from Disneyland: Stories and Essays from The Happiest Place on Earth” have been published this last week. From my point of view, it’s great to see readers understanding my intent behind the book. I … Continue reading

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Disney’s Aladdin Musical Finds Magic on Broadway

Disney Theatrical, working with director and choreographer Casey Nicholaw, has brought Disney’s animated hit Aladdin to the great white way of New York, New York – Broadway. Tony Award winner Alan Menken composed the music and Howard Ashman and Tim … Continue reading

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California Grill’s Old Favorites Get Updated

This post brought to you by Christina Wood of Pixie Vacations, the preferred Disney vacation travel planner of The Disney Blog. California Grill, which underwent a nine-month refurbishment last year, opened back up in the fall. You’ll now find shades … Continue reading

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