Category Archives: Movies

Lilo and Stitch Disney Store Lithographs

This offering from the Disney Store went above and beyond when it came to designing the cover folder. Lilo & Stitch was set in Hawaii and featured cultural things like dance, festivals, and of course, surfing! So for the release … Continue reading

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Snow White Themed HI-HO DINER in Windsor, ON

Remember back in the day when Walt Disney was just starting out? Remember when it was fairly easy to get the rights to use Disney Characters? Well, have I got a case-in-point for you! The Hi-Ho Diner (sign pictured above) … Continue reading

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“You’ve Got a Friend in Me” Tin Sign featuring Woody

I’ve mentioned, in other posts, a surprising thing I’ve discovered: Sometimes the Hallmark Store has better Disney merchandise than the Disney Store. Weird… but true! Sometimes. A case in point is this nifty little tin sign featuring everyone’s favorite vintage … Continue reading

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Monsters Inc. Disney Store Lithographs

Once more we have some wonderful lithographs to share with you. The Disney Store strikes again with a set of four prints depicting scenes from the 2001 Pixar film Monsters Inc. Let’s get right into it with the folder itself: … Continue reading

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Disney’s Rocketeer Action Figures, Ornament, and Dorbz

The Rocketeer is a fictional superhero (as compared to the real ones?) that appeared in comic books originally published by Pacific Comics. Created by writer/artist Dave Stevens, the character first appeared in 1982 and is a homage to the Saturday matinee serial heroes from the 1930’s through the 1950’s. … Continue reading

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Pixar’s UP Cookie Jar with Balloons

And the wedding anniversary buying continues with something for me this time. Last time we saw two Pandora charms for the wife. So in the spirit of equal time, we visited shopDisney.com again and found this wonderful cookie jar: Very … Continue reading

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Sherlock Holmes Collection plus DVD Sets and More

“Once you eliminate the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth.” Three guesses as to who spoke this famous quote! Yes, it was Sherlock Holmes. The sleuth created by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle has endured from the late … Continue reading

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Woody’s Cowboy Hat – Adult Male Size

Some time ago we went to the Henry Ford Museum in Dearborn, MI for a special exhibit featuring Pixar animation. And you guessed it: The attraction exited into a gift shop! Not like that ever happens. You can see my … Continue reading

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Woody’s Roundup Real-Working Marionettes

I’m not a big sequel fan but Toy Story 2 definitely went a looooong way to making me a believer in revisiting popular characters! Many say that it was better than the original Toy Story and I’m hard pressed to … Continue reading

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‘The Happiest Millionaire’ Movie Soundtrack

Pet alligators roaming the conservatory, a Bible-and-boxing school in the stables, and a delightfully eccentric millionaire make for unrestrained pandemonium in this musical Disney extravaganza! Fred MacMurray presides over a Philadelphia mansion where just about anything can happen! This is … Continue reading

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