How to Train Your Dragon Gift Guide: Toys, Books, Games and More!

  We are so excited about HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON: THE HIDDEN WORLD coming to theaters everywhere this weekend! We are BIG fans of the How to Train Your Dragon series of movies (as well as the DreamWorks Animation Television original series Dragons: Race to the Edge on Netflix), … [Read more...]

See the Brand New Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin TV Spot!

If you were watching the Grammys tonight I hope you saw the brand new Aladdin TV spot! The original Aladdin Teaser trailer didn't show us a whole lot, but tonight we got a glimpse of the Genie aka Will Smith! Check it out:     This movie is going to be soooo good. I can't wait … [Read more...]

Disney’s The Nutcracker and the Four Realms Bonus Features + Blu-ray Giveaway

Disney’s THE NUTCRACKER AND THE FOUR REALMS is now available on Digital, Movies Anywhere, 4K Ultra HD, Blu-ray™ and DVD! If you missed in the theater or if you're just ready to watch it again with the family at home, now is your chance! This is a magic-filled movie with so much to dazzle the … [Read more...]

My Dancing with the Stars Nutcracker Dance Lesson

I grew up dancing. I never competed, but from the time I was in kindergarten until I graduated high school, I was always in dance lessons - ballet, tap and jazz. I loved it! Never in a million years did I think that many years in the future I would be right in the middle of a dance lesson … [Read more...]

Experience Groundhog Day in Woodstock, IL

Groundhog Day is an often overlooked holiday. As an example, we have tons of movies about Christmas and more than a handful about Thanksgiving, New Year's, Valentine's Day, even the 4th of July. But there's only one Groundhog Day movie, the long-time favorite starring Bill Murray. In a cold, … [Read more...]

Mary Poppins Returns Balloon Craft: Nowhere to Go But Up!

Mary Poppins Returns is now in theaters everywhere and we have a fun Mary Poppins Returns craft to celebrate! If you loved the movie as much as I did, you probably have a hard time choosing a favorite scene.   via GIPHY   While I can't narrow it down to one favorite scene in the … [Read more...]

The Music of Mary Poppins Returns: Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman

  When I wrote last week about my experience at the Mary Poppins Returns World Premiere and after-party, I mentioned that one of my highlights of the evening was talking with "Mary Poppins Returns" composer Marc Shaiman. He has written for so many top-notch films, TV and theater (and … [Read more...]

Mary Poppins Returns – A New Generation of Banks Children

For a movie filled with childlike wonder like Mary Poppins Returns, wonderful child actors are essential! Pixie Davies, Nathanael Saleh and Joel Dawson as Anabel, John and Georgie Banks are amazing AND adorable. Last month, while in Los Angeles for the Mary Poppins Returns world premiere, I … [Read more...]

Marvel’s Venom Now on Blu-Ray + Reader Giveaway

Looking for the perfect gift for a comic book fan? Well, you're in luck that VENOM, the blockbuster hit starring Tom Hardy, Michelle Williams and Riz Ahmed is now available on 4K Ultra HD™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and Digital! Check out all the bonus features it includes and then see our … [Read more...]

An Interview with Mary Poppins Returns Director Rob Marshall

  While I was interviewing the cast of Mary Poppins Returns, including Emily Blunt, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ben Whishaw and Emily Mortimer, the one thing that came up in each and every interview is what an amazing director Rob Marshall is and how thrilled they all were to work with him. This … [Read more...]