DVD Review: Walt Disney Treasures – The Complete Pluto 1930-1947

In an animated world where mice, ducks, and even another dog all act like human beings, Pluto is an enigma: a dog who acts like a dog. Long recognized as Mickey’s canine companion and pal, Pluto actually at one time belonged to Minnie. Pluto’s earliest incarnation came in the animated short The Chain Gang whereContinue reading “DVD Review: Walt Disney Treasures – The Complete Pluto 1930-1947”

DVD Review: Mickey Mouse in Living Color Volume 1 – 1935 to 1938

Sometimes it’s hard to believe there was once a time when Mickey Mouse was seen as more than just a character wandering around a theme park. With the release of Mickey Mouse in Living Color, we are once again shown of just why this character has grown to be one so beloved by so manyContinue reading “DVD Review: Mickey Mouse in Living Color Volume 1 – 1935 to 1938”

Movie Review: The Wild Thornberrys Movie – Fun for Kids, Entertaining for Adults

Written by Kate BoutillierDirected by Cathy Malkasian and Jeff McGrath My expectations of kids movies have gone downhill through the years. Back when my oldest daughter (now 12) was young, we couldn’t wait for the next movie to come out and would often be in theaters on opening day. Lately, however, the fare has seemedContinue reading “Movie Review: The Wild Thornberrys Movie – Fun for Kids, Entertaining for Adults”