The Secret Life of Pets Character Clip, PetMOJI App & Prize Pack Giveaway #TheSecretLifeofPets

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I recently shared the new official trailer and movie poster for The Secret Life of Pets. Today, I'm excited to share fun new meet the character clips, PetMOJI App, and a fun Prize Pack giveaway with my readers. For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures present The Secret Life of Pets, a comedy about the lives our pets lead after … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1.Took the teens to see a late night showing of The Conjuring 2. I didn't think it was nearly as good as the first movie. 2.Baked a batch of vegan blueberry muffins. They were really good. Recipe hack coming soon. 3.Worried about my husband while he worked a 16 hour day in 90'soemthing degree weather and high humidity. 4.Went to church and … [Read more...]

Tips On Planning The Perfect Mother/Daughter Day With Your Teen

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Find Your #Aah #CollectiveBias Between being a mom, having a full time job, a blog, and keeping up with the household, my life has been crazy busy lately. As hectic as my schedule can get, being a mom is by far the most important job on my list. So time spend with my girls is precious. Here … [Read more...]

Our Eddie The Eagle Movie Night #EddieInsiders #EddieBingo #FHEInsiders

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Eddie the Eagle is a feel-good story about Michael “Eddie” Edwards (Taron Egerton), an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper who never stopped believing in himself – even as an entire nation was counting him out. With the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach (played by Hugh Jackman), Eddie takes on the establishment and wins the hearts of sports fans around the world by making an … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, The Secret Life of Pets #TheSecretLifeofPets

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The Secret Life of Pets comes from the studio that brought you Despicable Me and Minions. For their fifth fully-animated feature-film collaboration, Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures present The Secret Life of Pets, a comedy about the lives our pets lead after we leave for work or school each day. Comedy superstars Louis C.K., Eric Stonestreet and Kevin Hart make their … [Read more...]

Trailer Park Tuesday, The New Teaser Trailer & Poster for Disney’s MOANA

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Three thousand years ago, the greatest sailors in the world voyaged across the vast Pacific, discovering the many islands of Oceania. But then, for a millennium, their voyages stopped – and no one knows why. Walt Disney Animation Studios’ new feature film “Moana” is about an adventurous teenager who, with help from demigod Maui, sails out on a daring mission to prove herself a master wayfinder … [Read more...]

In The Recording Booth, & An Interview with Paul McGrath (Zootopia Dialogue Mixer)

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Included in our Zootopia In-Home Release Press Day in LA was a visit with Paul McGrath. Paul is a Dialogue Mixer at Disney Animation Studios, with such titles as Planes: Fire & Rescue, Phineas & Ferb, and Zootopia on his 20 yr resume, Paul must really enjoy what he does. A dialogue mixer is a sound editor who assembles, synchronises, and edits all the dialogue in a film or television … [Read more...]

The Conjuring 2 Fandango Ticket & Movie Deal

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In 1977, paranormal investigators Ed (Patrick Wilson) and Lorraine Warren come out of a self-imposed sabbatical to travel to Enfield, a borough in north London. There, they meet Peggy Hodgson, an overwhelmed single mother of four who tells the couple that something evil is in her home. Ed and Lorraine believe her story when the youngest daughter starts to show signs of demonic possession. As the … [Read more...]

Enter to Win Eddie the Eagle on Blu-ray #EddieInsiders

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Inspired by true events, this high-flying, feel-good story is sure to warm your heart and cool down your summer! Eddie "The Eagle" Edwards - an unlikely but courageous British ski-jumper, enlists the help of a rebellious and charismatic coach to fulfill his lifelong dream of becoming an Olympian. Cut from the Olympic ski team, British athlete Michael "Eddie" Edwards travels to Germany to test … [Read more...]

Disney’s Zootopia Available Now on DVD, Digital & Blu-ray with Exciting Bonus Features #ZootopiaBluray

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The modern mammal metropolis of Zootopia is a city like no other. Comprised of habitat neighborhoods like ritzy Sahara Square and frigid Tundratown, it’s a melting pot where animals from every environment live together—a place where no matter what you are, from the biggest elephant to the smallest shrew, you can be anything. But when rookie Officer Judy Hopps arrives, she discovers that being the … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview with Raymond Persi, Story Artist & the voice of “Flash” #ZootopiaBluray

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Have you seen Zootopia? Being the 4th animated film in history to cross over the $1 Billion mark, chances are you have. As mentioned in my previous interview post with Byron Howard, Rich Moore, Clark Spencer a popular favorite scene takes place at the Zootopia DMV. I have to agree, it's a favorite of mine as well. I laugh out loud every-time I see it. That Flash is a real scene stealer! I don't … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday, Boxing Movies – R.I.P. Ali

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This week's seven things on Sunday is seven of my favorite boxing movies. I'm not really much of sports fan. I enjoy watching a little hockey, a little baseball, and a little racing here and there, but I've been a fan of boxing for as long as I can remember. Though, I don't watch it like I used to, I have great appreciation for the sport and am sad to hear of the recent passing of Muhammed … [Read more...]

Alice Through The Looking Glass Director James Bobin Talks The Character of Time, Paying Tribute To The Book & Bloomers

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Disney’s Alice Through the Looking Glass is now in theaters everywhere. One of the many talents behind this wonderful and whimsy film is director James Bobin. James Bobin is an English film director, writer, and producer. He worked as a director and writer on Da Ali G Show and helped create the characters of Ali G, Borat, and Brüno. We had the honor to meet with and interview James Bobin while in … [Read more...]

First Look @ Live-action Re-telling Disney’s Beauty and The Beast #BeOurGuest

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I'm super excited to share the first sneak peek of Disney’s upcoming live-action re-telling of Beauty And The Beast. This first glimpse at the highly anticipated film based on the animated classic which refashions the iconic characters and musical numbers from the tale as old as time looks fantastic. Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic … [Read more...]

The Art of Animation-An Interview With Renato Dos Anjos & Chad Sellers #ZootopiaBluray

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As I've shared, my recent trip to LA included attending a special press-day event for the in-home release of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ box-office hit Zootopia. Part of our day was spent with the very talented Renato Dos Anjos and Chad Sellers of the animation department. Renato dos Anjos, currently the head of animation at Walt Disney Animation Studios. His previous worked at Sony Pictures … [Read more...]

Interview with Byron Howard (Director), Rich Moore (Director) & Clark Spencer (Producer) of Zootopia

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My recent trip to LA also included attending a special press-day event for the in-home release of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ box-office hit Zootopia. We had the opportunity to meet with and interviewing the creative team behind the film. Here are the highlights of our interview with Byron Howard (Director), Rich Moore (Director) & Clark Spencer (Producer). Q: Tell me about Africa. … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview, Producer Suzanne Todd – Alice Through The Looking Glass #ThroughTheLookingGlassEvent

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While attending the Alice Through The Looking Glass Event in L.A., our group of bloggers had the chance to sit down and interview the movie's producer, Suzanne Todd. It was a great conversation that included women in film, learning from the past, and there was even a surprise gift of shoes. Suzanne Todd is an American film and television producer whose movies have grossed over two billion dollars … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. 1.Flew to LA for the red carpet premiere event of Alice Through The looking Glass. It was an amazing experience. 2.Was on the red carpet at the same time as Johnny Depp. As you can see from my photo, we are now best friends. 3.Had a great time participating in exciting interviews and meeting new blog friends. Lot's of fun blog posts coming … [Read more...]

Exclusive Interview, Mia Wasikowska – Alice Through The Looking Glass #ThroughTheLookingGlassEvent

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While in L.A. for the Alice Through The Looking Glass Event our group of bloggers had the chance to sit down and interview the lovely Mia Wasikowska (Alice). Her favorite scenes, how she spends her time off, and what Alice has taught her. After seeing her impressive performance in Disney's Alice in Wonderland (2010), I was really hoping to see a sequel. Looks like, I wasn't the only one. Alice … [Read more...]

$5 Coke® and popcorn for students @ AMC Theatres #cupgrade

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Here is a good deal for teenage movie fans - show your student ID, and grab a 21 oz. fountain drink and 53 oz. popcorn for just $5. Download and share this awesome #cupgrade. Valid at participating AMC Theatres, while supplies last. Not valid at Dine-In Theatres locations. Locations without 21oz drink or 53oz popcorn will offer comparable substitution. Tax not included. One Coupon per ticket … [Read more...]

Alice Through the Looking Glass Red Carpet Premiere @ The Famous El Capitan Theatre

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It was an evening filled with wonder, and an after party filled with madness at the Alice Through The Looking Glass Red Carpet Premiere in Hollywood at the El Capitan Theater, and I was there! Before the evening began, our group of bloggers were treated to a front-row experience of a live performance by P!nk. The performance was part of her appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live later that night. When … [Read more...]

7 Things on Sunday

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Seven things I've done over the past seven days. Re-watched Disney's Alice in Wonderland, in preparation for next weeks Through The Looking Glass red carpet event in L.A. Bought a new dress for the trip. Started letting our teenage daughter drive our car without us. Slept in until 9:00 AM. It was such a gift! I'm not happy to experiencing cold weather again. I'm so ready for … [Read more...]

I’m Going to an All-new Spectacular Event in L.A. #ThroughTheLookingGlassEvent & #ZootopiaBluray

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I’m heading back to L.A. (5/22 - 5/24) to join 24 awesome bloggers for a spectacular Disney hosted event! #ThroughTheLookingGlassEvent This promotional trip will include attending the Hollywood Red (or blue) Carpet Premiere of Disney's Alice Through The Looking Glass! I will also have the chance to meet with and interview several cast members and film makers. In Disney’s “Alice Through the … [Read more...]