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Disney Dinner and a Movie: The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad

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    The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad is an often overlooked Disney film. The last of the “Package Era”, it does not garner the fame or love that films from the… Continue reading

31 Days of Halloween Films

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For those of you who like to keep a steady 31 days full of the Halloween spirit, here are just enough films to keep you going all month long! 31. The Halloween Tree… Continue reading

Disney Dinner and a Movie: ‘Peter Pan’

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Peter Pan is one of Disney’s classics; based on a much-loved novel this is a story that has been told time and again. It’s a wonderful story of three siblings who escape to… Continue reading

Showdown: ‘A Nightmare on Elm Street’ vs ‘Scream’

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It’s with great sadness that I learned about Wes Craven’s passing. He was my favorite horror director; a brilliantly creative man who helped to revolutionize the horror genre. In his honor, I will… Continue reading

Disney Dinner and a Movie: The Parent Trap

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The Parent Trap was one of my favorite films growing up. A set of twins is separated at birth when their super selfish parents get divorced and decide that their hatred for each… Continue reading

Disney Dinner and a Movie: ‘Fantasia’

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Fantasia is a Disney classic and a truly underrated one at that. Most people will instantly recognize Sorcerer Mickey but I don’t think the film itself gets enough credit. Filled with beautiful animation… Continue reading

The Disney Literature Challenge

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I’m in the middle of completing The Disney Challenge, which is when you watch all the official animated Disney films in order, I got to thinking that I wish I could read Disney… Continue reading

Casting Call: ‘I Know What You Did Last Summer’ Remake

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It somehow slipped by me last Fall when they announced there will be a remake of one of my favorite horror films: I Know What You Did Last Summer. The 1997 slasher follows… Continue reading

‘You’re Next’ vs ‘The Guest’

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Director Adam Wingard has been releasing his work for over ten years but recently burst onto the horror scene with recent successes like You’re Next (2011) and The Guest (2014). He’s also submitted segments… Continue reading

Disney Dinner and a Movie: ‘The Emperor’s New Groove’

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The Emperor’s New Groove has the misfortune of being released during Disney’s Post-Renaissance phase which means it often goes unnoticed among the classics of the 1990’s or the modern revival films. It is,… Continue reading