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Disney Magic Hour

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From Snow White to Star Wars, it's all here. In-depth reviews of the Disney films where we break down every film and ask three questions. What is the iconic shot? Does it achieve a moral or emotional aim? Does the film hold up? Plus theme park news and live dining reviews. Its the Disney Magic Hour!

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The music of a Disney animated film can make it something that stretches generations. The ballads, the title track, the sidekick song, all of them can find their way into the heart of the watcher and give that film a very specific memory.... more

rom us to all of you, Happy Holidays! With that in mind we have gone and recorded a review for the 1983 short Mickey's Christmas Carol. It's a rather brief affair with a running time of only 26 minutes but there is some legit... more

After nearly a year of hype, rumors and reports of a troubled production, Rogue One : A Star Wars Story has finally hit the big screen. Following the success of The Force Awakens, there is a lot riding on how Rogue does in regards to... more

On this week's episode on DMH we turn the clock back to Christmas of 1963 when Sword and the Stone was released. We will discuss the strange path to production that the film followed and the oddities that lay within the production... more

Recently I write an article taking a statistical look at the quality of the recent batch of films produced by both Pixar and Walt Disney Animation. What I found was that once the difference in the studios was vast with Pixar leading the world in... more

Happy Thanksgiving! This week we are thankful for the opportunity to speak about the latest Disney feature animation release, Moana! Me and Mel were lucky enough to see this film over the weekend at D23's Destination D event and... more

Over the weekend we attended the D23 Destination D event held at the convention center in the Contemporary Resort at Walt Disney World. While there we bumped into John Panda aka Big Fat Panda and instantly found a... more

Marvel Studios latest offering is upon us and with it comes our review of DOCTOR STRANGE starring Benedict Cumberbatch, Tilda Swinton, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams, and Mads Mikkelson. This is Marvel's first steps into... more

On this week's DMH we take a final look at this years Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Studios with a review on the VR experience, The Repository. We also look ahead to the future and list what houses would be a welcomed addition to... more

Hello there! On this week's show we take a break from the big screen to welcome a member of our DMH Facebook Family to discuss her recent visit to Tokyo DisneySea, Tokyo Disneyland as well as Honk Kong Disneyland. Who is she?... more