Topics :: Walt Disney

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By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Nov 12, 2014
Children need their antiheroes, too. We love watching characters do bad things for both good and not-so-good reasons. Why do we expect less of our kids?

Million Dollar Arm

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Wednesday Oct 15, 2014
To find the next great pitching ace, JB Bernstein (Jon Hamm) decides to produce a reality show competition called "The Million Dollar Arm," discovering a couple of Indian men who can throw a fastball but have no idea how to play baseball.

Alexander And The Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Oct 10, 2014
Overall, it's a harmless, serviceable piece of family-friendly fluff, filled to the brim with set pieces comprised of goofy slapstick while simultaneously conveying a solid amount of heart.

Sleeping Beauty - Diamond Edition

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Oct 7, 2014
"Sleeping Beauty" gets a Disney re-release on Blu-ray just in time for the arrival of "Maleficent" on your home TV screens.

Euro Disney Gets Bailout As Shares Plummet

By Greg Keller | Monday Oct 6, 2014
In Europe, even Mickey Mouse is getting a bailout. The Disney resort on the outskirts of Paris is getting a financial lifeline from owner The Walt Disney Company to handle rising debt and a decline in visitors at a time of economic uncertainty in Europe.


By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Apr 18, 2014
We don’t expect existential terror from a movie like "Disney’s Bears," but then, if we always got what we expected from movies, we wouldn’t have to go see them in the first place.

Disney World Cuts Funds to BSA Over Anti-Gay Policy

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday Feb 27, 2014
Officials from Walt Disney World said Thursday that they will cease donations to the Boy Scouts of America due to the organization’s highly controversial policy on openly gay scout leaders.

The Jungle Book

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Friday Feb 14, 2014
For Disney fans, "The Jungle Book" is a delightful reminder that Walt loved simple stories and happy-go-lucky musical moments. On Blu-ray, it’s a terrific time.

The Lone Ranger

By Mahalel Kilian Melloy | Tuesday Dec 17, 2013
Director Gore Verbinski doesn’t ditch the titular hero’s square naiveté, he just builds a menacing world around it.

One Million Moms Targets ’Gay Days’ at Disney

By Jason St. Amand | Thursday May 9, 2013
The anti-gay group One Million Moms is attacking Gay Days, an unofficial LGBT event that takes place at Disney World in Orlando, Fla.

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