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 […]

The fifth chapter of the Mandalorian sees Mando and the Child head to Mos Eisley on the planet Tattonie, which is a nice nod to the original movie and a good way to connect the series to the larger universe. One of my biggest issues with almost every new Star Wars movie, they always seem […]

The fourth episode of Encore sees the class of Hackensack High School return to do an encore performance of the Broadway classic, “Grease”, 28 years after they last performed it. This group of former students get straight back into the action and look to have a blast in taking a trip down memory lane, getting […]

The fourth episode of Marvel Hero Project tells the story of Hailey and her grandmother, who has Alzheimer’s, with Marvel  and how she has put together a support group for young people to deal with their family members with the disease using puzzles. This is once again a lovely story about a young person with […]

Disney kicked off its new Disney+ Original series today, “One Day At Disney” with a one hour episode, featuring many different cast members explaining the role they do and why they enjoy working for Disney. We get to see a animator, a vet, a train driver, a singer, a presenter, a illustrator, a sculptor and […]

The fourth episode of the Imagineering Story is based on the conflicted period of the Walt Disney Company, where Michael Eisner struggled following the loss of Frank Wells, resulting in financial managers having more influence than the creative leaders on the Imagineering projects.   Looking first at the misses, this episode doesn’t shy away from showing […]

The third episode of the Imagineering Story focuses on how the Disney executives Michael Eisner and Frank Wells come in and boost the division back to its glory days.  Especially as Frank Wells becomes an important ally to the creative branch of the Parks team, which leads to the creation of Star Tours, a ride […]