Disney Cars 3 Cruises to the Big Screen in 2017

This just in... some very exciting news from Disney Motion Pictures!  Cars 3 will be cruising into theatres in 2017! A new release in the beloved Cars storyline will be a must-see for my family, and reconfirms my desire to try and get us to California to experience "Carsland" soon. Disney Cars 3 Cruises to the Big Screen in 2017 Owen Wilson is back in the driver's seat as the voice of #95, Lightning McQueen, who faces a new challenge in "Cars 3." Directed by Brian Fee (storyboard artist “Cars,” “Cars 2“) and produced by Kevin Reher (“A Bug’s Life,” “La Luna” short), “Cars 3” cruises into theaters on June 16, 2017. "Having worked on the first and second "Cars" movies, I’m honored to be directing "Cars 3," said Fee. "These characters are like family to me, so it’s very special to be able to follow Lightning McQueen as we dig even deeper into racing and McQueen’s relationship to the sport than we ever have before. The mix of thrills and emotion in the film is going to be really … [Read more...]

5 Disney Movies You Can’t Miss in 2016

  Walt Disney Studios has release their motion picture lineup for 2016!  And I'm happy to report there are several great films queued up for families.  Since we are in the parenting stage of primarily only watching animation... I'm excited to see so many entertaining options headed our way this upcoming year. There are more - including true story drama The Finest Hours, and a new Marvel movie - but here are my must-see Disney movie picks for families in 2016. 5 Disney Movies You Can't Miss in 2016 5.  Zootopia (Walt Disney Animation Studios) In theatres on March 4, 2016  #Zootopia Although admittedly I wasn't initially sold on this one, the preview I watched (before Star Wars: The Force Awakens) has me interested again.  The speedy sloth working at a DMV scene was clever and funny, and has put this flick on my 2016 list. Disney Zootopia trailer: 4.  The Jungle Book (Walt Disney Studios) In theatres April 15, 2016   #JungleBook This one might … [Read more...]

Family Film Disney’s McFarland, USA Now in Theatres ~ Trailer

A great activity for the whole family, McFARLAND, USA is now playing in theatres everywhere.  This PG rated movie is inspired by a 1987 true story, in which an unlikely band of inexperienced, under-equipped, young Latino runners with exceptional determination rise to become cross-country state champions under the leadership of their coach, Jim White (played by Kevin Costner). Family Film Disney's McFarland, USA ~ Synopsis & Trailer Coach White and the McFarland students have a lot to learn about each other but when White starts to realize the boys’ exceptional running ability, things begin to change. Soon something beyond their physical gifts becomes apparent—the power of family relationships, their unwavering commitment to one another and their incredible work ethic. With grit and determination, the unlikely band of runners eventually overcomes the odds to forge not only a championship cross-country team but an enduring legacy as well. Along the way, Coach White realizes that … [Read more...]

See BEARS Protect Our National Parks [Trailers]

Living in a Rocky Mountain state, my love of bears is expressed in multiple ways.  Everything from that mix of hope and fear that I will spot one while hiking, to my penchant for using bear designs in my Colorado home's lodge decor.  So when I saw this year's new Disneynature film to be released in celebration of Earth Day was "Bears"... I was a very happy camper! See BEARS Protect Our National Parks You've perhaps seen the TV commercials where they say:  "See Bears Protect our national parks".  Well here's the scoop on what they are talking about, and how when you see the movie affects whether you can participate in this great campaign. If you go to see the new movie Bears in theatres during opening week (April 18-24, 2014) - Disneynature, via the Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund, will make a contribution to the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, to protect wildlife and wild places across America’s national park system. So there's your … [Read more...]