Disneyland recently welcomed back global pop star Miley Cyrus, better known as Hannah Montana to millions of Disney fans. She posed in ToonTown with Minnie Mouse, Daisy Duck and Pluto during the park’s ‘Get Your Ears On – A Mickey and Minnie Celebration.’ Miley was… Read More »Celebrity Spotting: Miley Cyrus has Toontown tea party with Minnie Mouse
Miley Cyrus seems to have recovered just fine from her experimental period following her exit from the Disney Channel mega-hit “Hannah Montana.” In addition to a successful music career, she’s a coach on this season of NBC’s “The Voice” and is filling in on the… Read More »Miley Cyrus and Idina Menzel dish on Disney on Ellen
I grew up watching reruns of the Mickey Mouse Club and the Sunday night Disney Family Movie. Films like the Apple Dumpling Gang, Parent Trap, or My Dog The Thief (who can forget that one) were decidedly bland compared to some of the other offerings of the day. But that was okay, life was pretty bland.
It’s obviously a different world today. Everything is faster paced. Kids grow up faster and pop-stars grow up just as fast. And on screen. Few fit that description better than Miley Cyrus, Disney’s current teen superstar. Her first-ever full-length theatrical movie as Hannah Montana – “Hannah Montana: The Movie” – is available for a limited time only in a Three-Disc Blu-ray Combo Pack that includes the film in both Blu-ray and DVD formats, as well as Two-Disc and Single-Disc DVD editions. Both the Blu-ray Combo Pack and Two-Disc DVD include DisneyFile, a digital copy of the movie that can be viewed on an array of electronic devices.
The plot of the movie is actually fairly simple, hearkening back to those Disney films of yore. Being a superstar as well as a normal teenager is getting even more complicated for Miley Stewart (Miley Cyrus). Her crazy double life as pop sensation Hannah Montana is taking its toll on the teen and her family. So Miley’s dad, Robby Ray Stewart (Billy Ray Cyrus) decides a visit to the family farm in Tennessee to celebrate Grandma Ruby’s (Margo Martindale) birthday will bring his little girl back down to earth. Far away from the bright lights and the big city, Miley reconnects with childhood friend Travis (Lucas Till).
Their budding romance, along with the love of her family and friends, gives Miley some much-needed perspective on life. But when her pushy publicist (Vanessa Williams) comes calling and a smarmy reporter (Peter Gunn) tries to dig up the dirt on Hannah, Miley is forced to make the hardest decision of her life. Cyrus is joined in the film by her stellar cast mates from the hit Disney Channel series including Emily Osment, Moises Arias, Mitchel Musso, Billy Ray Cyrus and Jason Earles.
In addition, fans will enjoy special appearances by Lucas Till (Walk the Line), Vanessa Williams (“Ugly Betty”), Tyra Banks (“America’s Next Top Model”), Barry Bostwick (“Nancy Drew”), Melora Hardin (17 Again), and hit recording artists Taylor Swift and Rascal Flatts.
Even if you’re not a fan of the television series, I think you’ll find Hannah Montana: The Movie a good fit for your Disney DVD Collection. It’s another successful property for The Walt Disney Company.
Follow below the jump for some of the excellent bonus features available:
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Quite a bit of news from the world of The Walt Disney Company’s various movie studios this weekend. “Hannah Montana” crushed forecasts coming in #1 in the Box Office with $34 million. Good news for the next Miley Cyrus film, “The Last Song”. The non-animated… Read More »Disney Movie News Roundup
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Here’s a little ‘duet’ between Miley Cyrus and John Travolta. I put duet in quotes because Travolta’s more of a backup singer, but he’s in the video. So hey. I think Disney is doing what it can to make sure Bolt is a hit. Releasing… Read More »Bolt Music Video – I Thought I Lost You