This week Disney released some more footage of Cars 3 and they are indeed hoping to change the tone of the franchise. Moana is taking a second lap in theaters as a sing-along but it is not Frozen. And Kristen defends Girl Meets World against some harsh criticism.  Here’s that interview with Jay Ward, Creative Director for Cars https://www.cnet.com/roadshow/videos/talking-cars-with-the-pixar-team-behind-cars-3/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+cnet%2FNnTv+(CNET+River+RSS) Here’s the article about comparing Moana to Frozen http://www.forbes.com/sites/scottmendelson/2017/01/09/box-office-disneys-moana-is-no-frozen-but-its-still-a-big-hit/#11b941823542 George Lucas is sending a $1 Billion museum to LA http://www.latimes.com/entertainment/arts/la-et-cm-la-wins-lucas-museum-20170110-htmlstory.html Guardians of the Galaxy and Star Wars Episode 8 Details http://www.usatoday.com/story/life/movies/2017/01/08/2017-must-see-movie-preview-star-wars-beauty-and-the-beast/95949150/ Disney is debuting Galactic Nights at its parks http://www.orlandosentinel.com/travel/attractions/theme-park-rangers-blog/os-disney-star-wars-hollywood-studios-20170111-story.html Here are a few new images of Beauty and the Beast http://www.gamesradar.com/exclusive-new-beauty-and-the-beast-images-hint-at-the-beasts-backstory/ THANK YOU! Thank you for listening! There are a lot of ways you can spend your time, but you chose to spend time with me and I am very […]

Moana Isn’t Frozen And Girl Meets World – The Disney ...


Disney sets an amazing record for movies in 2017, but did they deserve it? Plus Spider-Man gets a new suit, Belle sings an old song a new way, and we say goodbye to a princess and a fellow Disney podcaster. That and much much more. For the week of January 9, 2017, this is Episode 113 of The Disney Movie Review. Here is the GoFundMe account for Alan. https://www.gofundme.com/college-for-normnb8s-daughter?ssid=854682338&pos=1   Disney got a 4.0 last year http://www.forbes.com/sites/markhughes/2017/01/04/audiences-give-every-disney-movie-an-outstanding-a-grade-in-2016/#648a6d266645   Spider-Man got some suit upgrades from Iron Man http://m.ign.com/articles/2017/01/05/spider-man-homecoming-disney-reveals-most-important-upgrades-to-spideys-suit   We got some new Beauty and the Beast footage. http://time.com/4624245/new-beauty-and-the-beast-spot/   THANK YOU! Thank you for listening! There are a lot of ways you can spend your time, but you chose to spend time with me and I am very grateful for that. If you enjoyed today’s show, please share it with […]

Disney Got a 4.0 in 2016 – The Disney Movie ...


This week we talk about what we think will be the most interesting thing for Disney in 2017 http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedisneymoviereview/01_02_2017_Episode_112_New_in_2017.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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This week it’s our Disney Oscars episode, where we point out the best parts of every Disney movie in 2016. Oh yeah, I also introduce this episode wrong. It’s for the week of Dec. 26, not the 6th. http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedisneymoviereview/12_26_2016_Episode_111_Disney_Oscars_2016.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS

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This week, it’s our spoiler review of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – How did Gareth Edwards handle this amazing responsibility? How did they bring back an actor from the dead? And we have mixed feelings about Darth Vader. That and much, much more. For the week of December 19, this is Episode 110 of The Disney Movie Review.   More on Medusa http://medusa.disneyresearch.com/ Seagulls Stop it Now – Bad lip reading https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U9t-slLl30E&t=145s  

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This week it’s trailer-palooza as Disney releases trailers for Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 and Spider-man Homecoming. We talk about why the Guardians trailer was released on Saturday and why Marvel doesn’t have memorable music. Plus Rogue One director Garreth Edwards has more to say about the reshoots, and we got details on Pixar’s new film Coco. Plue we welcome a familiar voice to the podcast. That and much, much more. For the week of December 12, this is episode 109 of The Disney Movie Review. Here are some charities you should check out: Give Kids the World (http://www.gktw.org/) St. Jude (https://www.stjude.org/) The Navigators (Stephen Holecheck http://www.tritonnavs.org/About-Us/The-Team/Our-Staff/Stephen-and-Tessica-Holechek) Evermore Ministries (http://www.evermoreministries.com) KristinGoofyGetaways (http://facebook.com/kristingoofygetaways)   Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dW1BIid8Osg Marvel Music video https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vfqkvwW2fs Spider-Man Homecoming Trailer https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xrzXIaTt99U Rogue One Reshoots are still a thing? http://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/video-news/video-rogue-one-a-star-wars-story-director-denies-disney-pressure-to-change-film-tone-35268853.html New details […]

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This week, the Cars 3 trailer is making waves and leaving parents asking why is Pixar making my kids cry? A high school lesson plan says Beauty and the Beast promotes domestic violence, and we talk about that rumor that Disney is buying Netflix. That and much, much more. For the week of December 5, this is episode 108 of The Disney Movie Review. The Cars 3 Trailer is traumatizing kids http://ca.motor1.com/news/129951/cars-3-trailer-traumatizing-kids/ Here’s more on that Beauty and the Beast curriculum. http://www.inquisitr.com/3747565/beauty-and-the-beast-promotes-domestic-violence-this-school-lesson-plan-has-harsh-words-about-disney-heroines/ Here’s why Emma Watson didn’t want Belle to wear a corset http://www.self.com/story/emma-watson-refused-a-corset-on-the-set-of-beauty-and-the-beast Disney isn’t buying Netflix http://www.foxbusiness.com/markets/2016/12/01/disney-isnt-buying-netflix-in-2017.html Bob Iger will work with Donald Trump http://www.latimes.com/business/hollywood/la-fi-ct-bob-iger-donald-trump-20161202-story.html Chris Pratt on his Dad’s death and Guardians 2 http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-3987522/Chris-Pratt-reveals-filming-Guardians-Galaxy-Vol-2-helped-deal-father-s-death.html Here’s more on Disney’s alleged sweatshop toys https://www.greenamerica.org/about/newsroom/releases/2015-11-20-New%20Green%20America%20Campaign%20Calls%20Out%20Hasbro%20and%20Disney%20for%20Sweatshop-Made%20Toys.cfm Kristin was totally right about David Bowie! https://www.yahoo.com/movies/moana-costar-jemaine-clement-on-his-crab-tastic-david-bowie-impression-155622795.html THANK YOU! Thank you for listening! There […]

Cars 3 and the Netflix rumor – The Disney Movie ...


This week it’s our spoiler review of ‘Moana.’ Oh yeah, and we explain why we missed last week. Hope you had a great Thanksgiving! THANK YOU! Thank you for listening! There are a lot of ways you can spend your time, but you chose to spend time with me and I am very grateful for that. If you enjoyed today’s show, please share it with your friends on your preferred social media site. If you’ve listened to fewer than five episodes, welcome to Disney Movie Nation! If you like what you hear, visit the website to sign-up for our email list to get more Disney Movie News. If you aren’t a fan, that’s okay too. Find another podcast you love and support the content you love! Contact me: Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/DisneyMovieReview Twitter: @DSNYMovieReview Buy a shirt: www.distshirts.com http://traffic.libsyn.com/thedisneymoviereview/Episode_107.mp3Podcast: Play in new […]

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