REVIEW: The El Capitan Theatre delivers unmatched engagement of Disney-Pixar’s latest COCO
Nov25

REVIEW: The El Capitan Theatre delivers unmatched engagement of Disney-Pixar’s latest COCO

Now through December 10 you can experience Disney-Pixar’s AMAZING new COCO at the El Capitan Theater with a slew of extras that go above and beyond what you’ll find at your local mall. As always is presented in brilliant Dolby Vision Laser Projection & Dolby Atmos Sound Technology but beyond that, your movie ticket gets you the adorable Olaf character live appearance. And if you go through November 26 you’ll also...

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Menzel, Bell, Iger; Disney and Pixar top brass show for John Lasseter top honor at WDFM
Nov13

Menzel, Bell, Iger; Disney and Pixar top brass show for John Lasseter top honor at WDFM

On Tuesday November 8th, 2017 The 3rd Annual Walt Disney Family Museum Gala was held at the Golden Gate Club inside the Presidio in San Francisco California.  The club exterior was lined with classic roadsters and decor seemingly straight from Adventureland and led guests to the fundraiser event honoring John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, with the Diane Disney Miller Lifetime Achievement...

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COCO special engagement at El Capitan Theatre includes Mariachi Divas and Ballet Folklorico
Nov08

COCO special engagement at El Capitan Theatre includes Mariachi Divas and Ballet Folklorico

Disney•Pixar’s COCO is coming to the fabulous El Capitan Theatre for a special limited engagement from November 22 to December 10. As always the feature is presented in brilliant Dolby Vision Laser Projection & Dolby Atmos Sound Technology and will include a few great extras that your local cineplex will be hard-pressed to offer! The Curtain Show before the film will be a fiesta of lights featuring music and imagery...

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PHOTOS: COCO exclusive sneak peek debuts at Disney California Adventure
Nov05

PHOTOS: COCO exclusive sneak peek debuts at Disney California Adventure

Now through the holiday season, visitors to Disney Parks can experience an exclusive sneak peek of Disney-Pixar‘s upcoming animated feature COCO. We checked out the preview today at Disney California Adventure where the preview is taking place at the “It’s Tough to Be a Bug!” theater in “a bug’s land.” The expected use of 3D with special in-theater effects is in place here to preview the beautiful new feature. Inside the loading...

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Interesting brand collaborations for upcoming Pixar flick COCO; Airbnb, Ancestry
Nov01

Interesting brand collaborations for upcoming Pixar flick COCO; Airbnb, Ancestry

Any Disney film is going to have an expected combination of brand partnerships to cross-promote their film and unrelated products. Most often seen as food tie-ins or airplane wraps there’s always a wealth of ways in which Disney cobrands their products, today they announced the new partnerships for the upcoming Disney-Pixar COCO and there’s a mix of expected and awesomely different approaches for the upcoming original...

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PICTORIAL: Take in the beautiful ‘Dia de los Muertos’ celebration at DCA, Pixar’s COCO on display
Sep18

PICTORIAL: Take in the beautiful ‘Dia de los Muertos’ celebration at DCA, Pixar’s COCO on display

We’re just a few months away from the theatrical release of Disney-Pixar’s COCO and just a few weeks away from “Dia de los Muertos” but there’s a lot in store to celebrate the festive holiday and the upcoming animated feature. At Disney California Adventure, the “Dia de los Muertos” celebrations have been dialed up over previous years with new entertainment and food options. It all takes place...

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Walt Disney Studios bring a slew of presentations for #D23Expo from Marvel, Pixar, and more
Jun27

Walt Disney Studios bring a slew of presentations for #D23Expo from Marvel, Pixar, and more

One of the biggest events during the D23 Expo is the Walt Disney Studios Presentation. This is when us Disney nerds get to freak out on the exclusive content for some of the most anticipated movies. At two marquee Hall D23 presentations, the Studio will give fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse at its upcoming releases, with animated films from Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios showcased on Friday, July 14, and...

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Trailer shows CARS 3 pushes it to the limit
Jun15

Trailer shows CARS 3 pushes it to the limit

The recent trailer for CARS 3 is all about pushing things to the limit. Taking a decidedly much more serious tone than its predecessor films, the marketing showcases the most mature offering of the franchise. In the upcoming CARS 3, Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen (voice of Owen Wilson) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of...

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REVIEW: Better than the first, CARS 3 brings much-needed heart to franchise, feminist core
Jun12

REVIEW: Better than the first, CARS 3 brings much-needed heart to franchise, feminist core

It invariably happens every single time a Pixar movie comes out. The recurring questions: Has Pixar lost its way? Can they still make the magic? Is it all down hill from here? Everyone has their favorites and least favorites and you’ll be hard pressed to shake people out of those preferences. CARS 3 could shake non-believers into the Disney-Pixar world of talking vehicles. Dare I say, I liked it better than the first. I’m...

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REVIEW: ‘Ultimate Lightning McQueen’ by Sphero seriously steps up the RC car game
Jun12

REVIEW: ‘Ultimate Lightning McQueen’ by Sphero seriously steps up the RC car game

It’s not called the Ultimate Lightning McQueen for nothin’! As a previous user of other Sphero products, I was expecting a really solid and quality experience but KACHOW, they’ve really taken the RC game to another level with this latest outing. The folks at Sphero sent us one to review and we could not have been more thrilled to take him out for a spin. Unboxing Sphero has delivered yet another remote-controlled masterpiece....

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