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The Disney Movie Review is your source for news and reviews on Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm movies. If you love all-things Disney, you've found the place to geek out over Disney movies. Connect with us online on Facebook, follows us on Twitter @DSNYMovieReview, and at our website www.TheDisneyMovieReview.com.

Jun 29, 2015

This week on episode 22 of The Disney Movie Review, we talk about Inside Out. This weekend it was slated to bring in $50 million, but is it really the best Pixar film? We take it to the record boks to find out. Universal Studios has had a lot of movies that have over performed, propelling Universal past Disney at the box-office to control market share. Here's how Jurassic World could affect Disney World. Ant-Man opened up its set to reporters. SlashFilm.com provided a list of things for fans to know. We provide the top 7. That and much much more.

Find the show notes on http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/22

Topics for this week include:

  • What makes a top Pixar movie?
  • Will Disney be able to regain the #1 Position at the box office?
  • 7 things you need to know about Ant-Man
  • In Fast Flicks
    • Marvel casts a new Spider-Man
    • Disney is making a movie about Charles Darwin
    • Auction for Cinderella Dress
  • All that and much more!
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Jun 22, 2015

This week on The Disney Movie Review podcast we do a complete review of Disney/Pixar's Inside Out with Andy Herndon of The D-Cast. Disney/Pixar's Inside Out, which was released to theaters June 19, tells the story of five emotions—Joy, Anger, Fear, Disgust and Sadness. They live inside a girl named Riley and help her navigate changes in her world. At one point, Joy and Sadness get accidentally lost inside the memories of Riley's brain and have to find their way back before Riley experiences grave consequences. In this episode we discuss the following:

  • The short Lava that preceded the movie
  • Whether Inside Out is too similar to Finding Nemo.
  • Is Inside Out sexist?
  • What makes this film unique compared to other movies
  • Disney tie-ins
  • Final ratings of the film

Show notes are on the website here:

www.TheDisneyMovieReview.com/21

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Jun 18, 2015

We got a sneak peek at Pixar's Inside Out and provide a review of the film that is 100% spoiler free..

Pixar's Inside Out, which comes to theaters June 19, tells the story of five emotions—Joy, Anger, Fear, Disgust and Sadness. They live inside a girl named Riley and help her navigate changes in her world. At one point, Joy and Sadness get accidentally lost inside the memories of Riley's brain. (See Trailer below).

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1HFv47QHWJU

 

To learn more about Inside Out read our preview article here.

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/pixar-knows-emotions-inside-out/

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As always, the latest Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm movie news is available weekly in our latest podcast and on www.TheDisneyMovieReview.com. Subscribe to our podcast on iTunes for our weekly wrap up of Disney movie news. My name is Ken and I hope you have a magical day!

Jun 15, 2015

Angelique Reisch is a technical lighting director at Pixar and has worked on such Disney/Pixar classics as Up, Ratatouille, Monster’s University and many more. Her latest challenge? Make Inside Out's heroine Joy appear to be a lightbulb throughout the entire film. We talk about it this week.

In this episode we discuss the following:
  • What was so difficult about lighting Joy and what made her stick with it?
  • What film posed the biggest challenge for her, prior to Inside Out
  • What helped her succeed in the animation industry
  • Her perspective on diversity in Hollywood
  • What she hopes we notice in Inside Out
  • The one thing she wishes you knew about her job

 SHOW NOTES:

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/19

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Jun 15, 2015

Pixar changes the entire case for The Good DinosaurZootopia gets its first Teaser Trailer and it’s amazing. Disney’s marketing can't seem to figure out one thing. Marvel Skips Comic Con to go to D23.

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In this episode we discuss the following:
  • The new cast for 'The Good Dinosaur'
  • Zootopia's Teaser Trailer
  • The one thing Disney's marketing department can't figure out
  • Marvel skips comic con and goes to D23. Will they ever be back?
  • Rupert Murdoch retires from Fox
  • Much, much more...
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Jun 8, 2015

 

This Week we talk with Bill Desowitz, the former editor of Animation Magazine. We geek out on the past 20 years of computer animation, talk about the current state of computer graphics, and chat about where he thinks Disney and Pixar are heading in the future.

 

Here is a link to Bill's blog, Immersed in Movies

http://billdesowitz.com/

 

Here is Bill's article on how Pixar lit Joy for Inside Out

http://billdesowitz.com/pixar-lights-joy-from-inside-out/

 

This is Bill's article on the history of Toy Story

http://billdesowitz.com/20-years-of-toy-story-at-fmx-2015/

 

Here is where you can find Bill's book, James Bond Unmasked

http://www.jamesbondunmasked.com/

 

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Jun 8, 2015

Pixar finally releases the Good Dinosaur Teaser Trailer, We learned Han Solo has a wife, and Tangled is getting a Disney Channel TV-Series...or is it? That and Much Much more. For the week of June 8, this is Episode 16 of the Disney Movie Review.

Show notes can be found at www.TheDisneymovieReview.com/16

Here’s the Teaser Trailer for The Good Dinosaur

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/good-dinosaur-teaser-trailer-breaks-the-mold/

The Pixar Publicity Chief is Leaving

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/pixars-publicity-head-leaves-for-dreamworks/

Tomorrowland behind the scenes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4csrG9Fzthw

'Ant-Man' TV Spots - This one has great music

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XggTiK8hmHc

Ant-Man Avengers TV-Spot

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gIi4we5EIak

John Williams begins scoring Star Wars: The Force Awakens

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/force-awakens-music-and-star-wars-scientific-credibility/

Inside Out Tsum Tsum

http://www.disneystore.com/inside-out-tsum-tsum-mini-plush-collection/mp/1378024/1000267/

The Princess of North Sudan is Disney’s new controversial film

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/disneys-plan-for-a-white-african-princess-is-genius/

Sister Act and Fantasia's Night on Bald Mountain are coming to the big screen.

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/sister-act-remake-and-fantasia-based-live-action-film-in-the-works/

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Jun 1, 2015

We speak to the real life Danny Diaz, the inspiration for the character in McFarland USA. Meanwhile, Pixar releases new clips of Inside Out and Tomorrowland probably, most likely killed Tron 3. Plus where to find cheap Disney music.  That and much more on episode 15 of the Disney Movie Review.

Danny Diaz is the inspiration for the character Danny Diaz in the movie McFarland USA. In this interview we discuss the following:

  • How McFarland USA became a movie
  • The best race he's ever run
  • What's changed in McFarland since 1987
  • The one thing he wants audience members to know

Other News - 40:35

Here is where you can see Inside Out early and tour Pixar

http://www.fathomevents.com/event/insider-access-to-disney-pixars-inside-out

New Video of Inside Out

International Trailer featuring Bing Bong

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7ZLOYXKmIkw

 

Inside Out clip featuring Fear

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HuBCC7y4uck

 

The explanation of the core memories

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AXGhfYVAOKE

 

Inside Out will be part of Disney Infinity 3.0

https://infinity.disney.com/order?cmp=SMC|DINF|InfinityConsole|fbpost|InsideOut||52815|||COARgi

 

FAST FLICKS - 50:40

McFarland USA Runner's Challenge

http://challenges.runkeeper.com/runmcfarland/

Ant-Man Micro Tech Challenge

http://www.ant-manchallenge.com/index.php

Disney Movie Music on sale

https://play.google.com/store/music/collection/promotion_albums_2000bbe_thc_disney_childrens

Marvel pulls a gender switch on Dr. Strange

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/marvel-plans-gender-swap-in-doctor-strange/

"Hocus Pocus Villain Spell-Tacular"

http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2015/05/new-show-at-mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party-will-cast-a-spell-on-you/

Walt Before Mickey DVD

http://www.waltbeforemickey.com/

The best things the internet has done with Avengers: Age of Ultron

http://whatculture.com/film/15-best-things-the-internet-has-done-with-avengers-age-of-ultron.php

Tokyo Disney Finding Nemo ride

http://disneyparks.disney.go.com/blog/2015/05/new-attraction-coming-to-tokyo-disneysea-in-2017/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+DisneyParks+%28Disney+Parks+Blog%29

New Ant-Man poster released

http://www.thedisneymoviereview.com/new-ant-man-poster-shows-hero-dodging-bullets/

"Disneyland Forever" fireworks show

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rmkZ-JENQzU

 

Happy Birthday to Goofy, who turned 83! Here was his debut performance

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ozfBAn_R0DE

 

Couple paid $50,000 on Disney Themed Birthday Party for their three-year-old and got the Mickey and Minnie below.

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-3098442/Parents-splash-50-000-lavish-Disney-themed-party-daughter-s-birthday.html

 

Who is Andy's monster?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6WzDfGeBYIQ

 

Here's another Disney movie website and podcast to check out.

http://thedcast.com/

 

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