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Marvels Inhumans Trailer Image
This week on the podcast we talk about how Marvels InHumans trailer missed its target audience. Walt Disney World is offering discounts that may point to a larger drop in attendance than we originally thought. And it looks like ESPN’s numbers may actually be improving….or it may just be our imagination. Plus we dive head first into the Pirates of the Caribbean controversy about the redhead. Check out the full episode below. Marvel Inhumans Trailer Misses Horribly on InHumans Around the time Guardians of the Galaxy came out, Saturday Night Live did a parody of Marvel that basically showed how they could not fail at the box office. A few years later, Marvel came to Netflix and further expanded their dominance to streaming content. We thought Marvel couldn’t miss. We were wrong. This week Marvel released a trailer for its newest […]

Marvel’s InHumans Trailer and ‘We Wants The Redhead’


Full disclosure: I do not have Frozen fatigue. In my view, Frozen is one of the best recent Disney Animation films and certainly in my top 5 of all-time greats. That said, I was disappointed when I learned that there would be a 21-minute Frozen short (Olaf’s Frozen Adventure) placed in front of Pixar’s Coco. (We talked about this at length in Episode 137 of the podcast). This is the first time in recent history that Disney Animation has reached over to take the short film slot in front of a Pixar movie. It is a rare move, but there are several reasons why it makes sense. Protecting Pixar’s ‘Coco’ Investment Coco explores the land of the dead and has a different culture altogether. In addition, Disney received a lot of protests during the beginning production stages of the film.  […]

Is ‘Olaf’s Frozen Adventure’ Hurting Pixar’s Creativity?


If you’ve ever wanted to get that feeling Tony Stark has when he suits up as Iron Man, you’re in luck.TheIronSuit.com (https://theironsuit.com/) has released a new course where you can learn to build your own Iron Man suit. A one-time payment gives you access to a complete course on how to build an Iron Man suit from scratch – complete with glowing eyes and a replica arc reactor. If you aren’t exactly the DIY kind, you can also buy a pre-made Iron Man suit. A demonstration of TheIronSuit.com’s finished replica can be seen here. “You don’t need an engineering degree to build your own Iron Man suit out of fiberglass,” says Christian Trejo, Owner of TheIronSuit. “At TheIronSuit.com, we’ve put together a simple course that anyone can follow, regardless of skill level. Most of the steps involve nothing more than […]

Build Your Own Cosplay Iron Man Suit With New Course



This week, Bob Iger resigned from Donald Trump’s Advisory Council. We talked about what’s changed since he initially decided to serve on the council and whether this move could hurt Disney. Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales pushed Disney past $3 billion at the global box office, but were critics too harsh on the movie? Also, attendance was down at all of the Disney parks in 2016. What does this mean for your summer vacation? That, and much, much more. For the week of June 3, 2017, this is Episode 134 of The Disney Movie Review. Listen to the full episode below IGER LEAVES TRUMP COUNCIL Probably the biggest news for Disney this week was the announcement that Disney CEO Bob Iger will step down from President Donald Trump’s advisory council. The move comes in response to […]

Iger Leaves Trump, Attendance Is Down, Disney Earns $3 Billion ...


This week on the podcast we talk about Pixar’s new trailer for Cars 3. Then we move on to Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol 2, which opened to more than $145 million but could still fail. We talk about how that might be a good thing. Then we dive into those rumors surrounding Johnny Depp and the Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. The conversation gets really interesting once we talk about the plans Disney has for the film in China. Plus we talk about that new nighttime fireworks show and launch a contest that could add a new Disney movie to your collection. That and much, much more. For the week of May 15, 2017, this is episode 131 of The Disney Movie Review. (Listen to the full episode below) Disney Movie Giveaway Before we get […]

Cars 3 Trailer, 2Q Financials and Happily Ever After – ...


This Week Cars 3 gets a full trailer and it looks like a return to form for the Franchise. Disney releases its entire slate of films through 2021 and refuses to name some movies that really should have names. Plus we talk Born in China and how Beauty and the Beast beat Star Wars…That and much much, more. For the Week of May 1, this is Episode 129 of The Disney Movie Review. Sorry for the long intro this week, but I wanted to let you know that I will be accepting advertisers for the show. (If you listen to the show and want to promote your business, you’ll be able to buy time for a discount!). That being said, I can promise you three things. 1.) I will always let you know when I am promoting an ad. 2.) I […]

Disney’s 2021 Slate And Born In China



Rey Standing by Shore in Star Wars: The Last Jedi
This week, Lucasfilm Releases the first trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Marvel released the trailer for Thor: Ragnarok and Disney Nature got in on the fun to release their Dolphins Trailer. We ask whether Disney Animation is paying enough attention to boys, Plus a lot of people are upset about a lingerie inspired by Disney Princesses. That and much, much more. For the week of April 17, 2017 episode 127 WARNING: While we don’t mention anything explicit, we do talk about lingerie in this episode. Star Wars: The Last Jedi This week Lucasfilm released the trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi (which you can see here). Ed, Cameron and Kristin felt like this was a pretty good look at the movie while I was the odd man out on this discussion. I think my expectations were a […]

Last Jedi, Ragnarok, and Lingerie – The Disney Movie Review ...


It’s a light news week so we switch up the format a bit. We ask the seven questions facing each of the studios this week…plus one for Disney Parks. Plus we give our thoughts on who should be included as a Disney Legend and who shouldn’t be. Check out the questions and articles below. Edit: I forgot to ask the Disney Animation Studios question so we have to catch up on that one next week. Disney Pictures: Should the live action Mulan be a musical? http://www.ign.com/articles/2017/03/20/live-action-mulan-may-not-be-a-musical Disney Animation (This is the question I forgot to ask) Disneys next Animated Feature is Ralph Breaks the Internet:  Wreck-It Ralph 2. Is Disney doing enough to cater to you young boys with their animated feature films? Disney Nature New clip of Born in China https://youtu.be/7Wc9rTSiiu0 Why has Disney taken a decidedly younger tone […]

The Seven Questions of Disney – The Disney Movie Review ...