“When you wish upon a star,” that line is one of if not the most synonymous song lyrics with Disney. It can be heard at the beginning of almost any film made by Walt Disney Animation Studios. It’s also the most famous lyric from Disney’s second full length animated film “Pinocchio.” “Pinocchio” is a simple […]

Marvel and Disney once again team up to spotlight a kid who is doing extraordinary things in their documentary series the Marvel Hero Project. This week, we meet Daniella, a young girl from California who helps the less fortunate by building houses in Mexico. This series is quickly becoming one of my favorite original series […]

Timmy Failure: Mistakes Were Made is the latest Disney+ Original movie and is based on the popular children’s book. It tells the story of a quirky boy called Timmy Failure, who, operates Total Failure Inc., a Portland detective agency with his imaginary polar bear called “Total”. Timmy is a strange oddball of a character, who […]

“I have enough information to make an official diagnosis of autism.” Those words hit me like a punch to the gut. My son was just 23 months old when he was diagnosed. He was delayed on several key development milestones. In the almost four years since that diagnosis, my wife and I have watched him […]

“Loop” is the sixth Pixar SparkShort to arrive on Disney+ and it tells the story of two kids at canoe camp find themselves adrift on a lake, unable to move forward until they find a new way to connect and see the world through each other’s eyes. It’s one of the shorter “SparkShorts”, but its […]

The first ever live action Star Wars series, The Mandalorian, comes to a close in the eighth episode, which picks up on the action from the previous show, with Mando, Cara and Greef being held down under a platoon of Stormtroopers, who are being controlled by the show’s main villain, Moff Gideon.  And this is […]

Disney has launched a brand new series on Disney+ called “Pick of the Litter”, which is a documentary series based on the film of the same name, featuring the stories of service animals, their trainers, and their human companions.   The episode follows six loveable dogs ; Paco, Pacino, Tulane, Raffi, Amara, and Tartan as they […]

The penultimate episode of the first season of the first live action Star Wars series, The Mandalorian, finally sees everything starting to come together, as Mando heads back to where it all started, with a few friends onboard to help. This is an episode, where we get back to the original overarching story line about […]

Pixar’s latest SparkShort is called “Wind”, which is set in a world of magical realism and sees a grandmother and her grandson trapped deep down an endless chasm, scavenging debris that surrounds them to realize their dream of escaping to a better life. “Wind” could have been popped in front of a cinematic release like Onward […]

The sixth episode of the Mandalorian once again manages to deliver a completely independent story from the rest of the season, but giving us another episode of just a single dad trying to get by in life! This episode is generally built around a heist, with Mando having to team up with some other mercenaries […]

The fifth episode of The Imagineering Story focuses on Disney trying to fix some of the problems from the last era of under funding and lack of direction.  Now with Bob Iger taking control of the company, he puts the Imagineering department into full swing to bring Hong Kong Disneyland, Walt Disney Studios in Paris […]