Tagged: Beauty and the Beast

Why Disney is On the Right Track

Why Disney is On the Right Track

With the animated musical Frozen doing so well at the box office, many involved at Disney are probably breathing a sigh of relief. It’s no secret that Disney has been on more than enough...

Movie Mash-Up: When Titles Collide

Since we’re creeping towards the most wonderful time of the year (Halloween, of course), it’s time for a round of Movie Mash. Much like “Monster Mash” it involves throwing a bunch of disparate creatures...

The 5 Coolest Disney Princesses

I have a confession to make: I hate the old school Disney princess movies. Even when I was young enough to be considered part of Disney’s target audience, I felt like I was being...

The Changing Tune of Hollywood Musicals

The Changing Tune of Hollywood Musicals

This past Christmas was extra special for Broadway fans. The release of Les Miserables, a film adaptation of the popular Broadway musical, had families of musical theatre gathering themselves for something different this Christmas....

Disney and the Roots of Animation

All Animation Roads Lead Back to Walt Disney

(Author’s note: When I’m talking about animated films, I’m referring to the major family-oriented films and their respective companies. No offense intended against movies like Akira, Fritz the Cat, or Watership Down). I received...