Why I Don’t Want a Fairy Tale Romance

Once upon a time, Sami Jankins decided that she wanted Mr. Real instead of Prince Charming.

A Childhood Dream: Disney Animation at Work

For those curious how animation techniques have changed over the years, here is an inside look.

Aladdin Magic Carpet Prank

It’s not everyday you see your favorite disney character riding down the street on his magic carpet…

How Happily Ever After Holds Us Back From Our Dreams

The Happily-Ever-After routine has ruined our idea of successful relationships because it has ruined our ideas of success.

Hear the Dinos Speak in the Second ‘Good Dinosaur’ Trailer

See Arlo interact with some new friends and the bond between him and his pet Spot Disney struck gold when they joined with Pixar. In their partnership they have made a lot of amazing films like Up, Monsters Inc. and Cars. With every new film they make somehow they make it with more heart, action and […]

Romeo: The Ultimate Good Man Hoax

Jessica Lahitou on some of the pervading notions on a romantic, ideal man, and how they surface and can be explained in Baz Luhrmann’s adaptation of the classic “Romeo and Juliet”.

The First Trailer for the new ‘Jungle Book’ is Here

A new live action version is coming to theaters in 2016 and will be directed by Jon Favreau The Jungle Book has been told in a number of ways in film. The version people are most familiar with is the animated movie done by Disney many years ago. But there was also a live action version that starred […]

Here’s Why Your Kids AND YOU Need To See Inside Out

“This is not just a kid’s movie.” says Raymond Bechard. “It explains why we need all our emotions, even the “bad” ones.”

If I Can’t Deliver on Disney Am I a Failure as a Dad?

Is Disney really the apex of the father-child experience? Or does lots of love and innovation work just as well?

When Did We Start Seeing the End of the World as a Good Thing?

Raymond Bechard looks back to try to discover when and why we lost all hope—and how we can press the ‘reset’ button without annihilating ourselves in the process.

4 Parenting Lessons I Learned From Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out

Mike Berry doesn’t just watch a movie. He finds the messages every parent needs to hear.

Why Follow your Dreams’ is Terrible Advice

Don’t listen to anyone who tells you to follow your dreams. Following my dreams led to years of frustration and dead-ends. My life improved when I gave up on my dreams.

16 Ways to Avoid Becoming a Workaholic

Edie Weinstein almost worked herself to death. Now she’s sharing tips to maintain a happier, healthier lifestyle.

The Atlantic Monthly’s Defense of Disney’s Pocahontas is Indefensible

Native Americans often have to contend with depictions of themselves that serve others needs and desires. Debbie Reese responds to The Atlantic Monthly’s latest defense of that practice.

‘Inside Out’ A Film About Change and Growing Up

A trip down some hard roads on the highway of life This is a film that looks at more than the emotions of a little girl named Riley and how they control her. It looks at life for a kid when they are forced to leave all they know behind and move to a new […]

Spider-Man + Basketball = Amazing

This video shows that the “Friendly Neighborhood Spider-Man” is fierce on the courts.