Category Archives: Movies

The Legacy Collection Beauty & the Beast CD Set

The fourteenth installment of this series called The Legacy Collection is Beauty and the Beast. It was released on February 9, 2018, as a two-disc compilation featuring the 1991 original soundtrack along with deleted songs, extended score, and early demos. Most of … Continue reading

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The Legacy Collection Fantasia CD Set

The Legacy Collection: Fantasia is the fifth set in this series. It’s a four-disc album and was released on January 13, 2015, to coincide with the 75th anniversary of Fantasia. The album features the original recordings conducted by Leopold Stokowski and performed by the Philadelphia … Continue reading

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Br’er Rabbit – A Disney Original – Park Plush

Ol’ Br’er Rabbit is off on another adventure away from his safe home in the Briar Patch. This time, he’s visiting the shores of Lake Erie. I don’t think Br’er Fox or Br’er Bear will give him much trouble in … Continue reading

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Funko POP! Wall-E ‘MO’ Vinyl Figure

What’s a M-O? I don’t know, what’s a M-O with you? Okay, that didn’t quite work, but hopefully you enjoy the rest of this post more than that old joke! M-O stands for Microbe Obliterator and is the acronym for this Funko … Continue reading

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The Rocketeer ‘Fate of the Future’ Funko Game

The Rocketeer is a fictional superhero that had his origins in comic books. Created by writer/artist Dave Stevens, the character first appeared in 1982 and is an homage to the Saturday matinee serial heroes from the 1930s through the 1950s. Later in 1991 came the major motion picture … Continue reading

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Fantasia New Digital Motion Picture Soundtrack

Fantasia was a revolutionary experiment that combined classical music and free-flowing animation that was released by the Walt Disney Studios back in 1940. The first soundtrack to be released had to wait until 1957 (more on that later). But this … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mickey Mouse – My Life in Pictures

Publisher: Disney Press Year: 1997 Pages: 66 Type: Hardcover ISBN: 0-7868-3150-2 “Three thumbs up! Way up!” – The Three Little Pigs This is a cute little book that gives a good primer to any new Disney enthusiasts while also giving quite a few interesting likely … Continue reading

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Cinderella Special Edition Collector’s DVD Gift Set

At last it’s time for a last looky-loo at one of Disney’s most successful schemes to get our money: The Cinderella Special Edition Collector’s Gift Set (2005). Yes, it’s everything you had done without for so long but couldn’t be … Continue reading

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Aladdin Special Edition Collector’s DVD Gift Set

And we’re back with another item from the wonderful minds of Disney marketing that you just didn’t know you needed until you knew you needed it: the Aladdin Special Edition Collector’s DVD Gift Set (2004). I’ve shared my Lion King … Continue reading

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Disney Store Plastic Key ‘Disney Divisions’ Set

This Disney Store exclusive plastic Key set featuring the Disney Divisions of business are fun little keepsakes. They are rather cheaply made and so very lightweight. But they feature some interesting design cues that we will explore shortly. For a … Continue reading

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