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...]

D23 Expo 2015 ~ Pixar & Walt Disney Animation Studios Recap

If you're a Disney Geek like me, you eagerly followed all the social media pictures and updates from the D23 EXPO happening in Anaheim, CA, last weekend.  While there's no end to the Disney excitement, news, and previews that take place during this event... did you know that the talent and filmmakers from Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios also held a presentation - introducing fans to array of new stories and characters? From a lost dinosaur to a master wayfinder, a scheming fox to a forgetful fish, the audience of 7,500 was treated to sneak peeks, musical performances and appearances from stars like Ellen DeGeneres, Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez, Ginnifer Goodwin, Dwayne Johnson, Randy Newman and Ty Burrell, among others. John Lasseter, chief creative officer of Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, led the presentations, calling on a host of filmmakers from both studios to introduce the upcoming slate of films. “We really have an unbelievable range of … [Read more...]