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Review: ‘Newsies’ Gives Perfect Ending to The Muny’s 99th Season

by Kevin Brackett / Published: August 10, 2017 at 3:26 pm   /   Live Theater Reviews

I grew up watching Disney’s 1992 film, Newsies, starring a young Christian Bale. The movie was entertaining, but nothing revolutionary from a filmmaking perspective. It grossed just under $3 million dollars on a $15 million dollar budget. Yet, I always found the story, and particularly the songs, quite intriguing. And that came as no surprise, […]

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Review: Disney’s ‘The Little Mermaid’ Turns The Muny Into Underwater Kingdom

by Kevin Brackett / Published: June 23, 2017 at 10:08 am   /   Live Theater Reviews

The Little Mermaid will always hold a special place in my heart. It was the first movie I saw in theaters, back in 1989, and my love of Disney has only grown since then. Getting a chance to see one of the classics brought to life is always exciting, especially when it’s a show full […]

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Review: Disney’s BEAUTY AND THE BEAST (2017) Starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Josh Gad, Luke Evans

by Kevin Brackett / Published: March 17, 2017 at 9:52 am   /   Movie Reviews

Every year since 2014’s Maleficent, Disney has released a live action re-imagining of one of their famous animated features. In 2015 it was director Kenneth Branagh’s Cinderella, and 2016 gave us Jon Favreau’s take on The Jungle Book.

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Review: Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Starring Emma Watson, Dan Stevens, Ewan McGregor, Ian McKellen

by Steve Kelley / Published: March 10, 2017 at 6:00 am   /   Movie Reviews

I have a confession to make. I didn’t really watch Disney films as a child. Okay, that isn’t completely accurate. Dumbo was one of my favorite movies growing up, and when I was 9, my sister dragged me to the theaters to watch The Lion King for her birthday. Beyond that, though, I never watched […]

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12 New Disney ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Character Posters

by Kevin Brackett / Published: January 27, 2017 at 9:49 am   /   Coming Soon, Film, Movie Posters

As March 17 quickly approaches, we are getting more and more Beauty and the Beast video and images to hold us over. This morning, 12 brand new character posters were released for the live-action reimagining of the classic Disney film:   Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” is a live-action re-telling of the studio’s animated classic […]

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Disney NEWSIES Delivers at the Fabulous Fox Theatre in St. Louis (January 19-31)

by Kevin Brackett / Published: January 23, 2016 at 9:50 am   /   Live Theater, Live Theater Reviews, Local

Extra! Extra! Read All About It!

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99: ‘Inside Out’ Starring Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Mindy Kaling

by Kevin Brackett / Published: June 24, 2015 at 1:48 pm   /   Film, Local, Reel Spoilers

Sharon Suchoval joins us this week for Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out. Sharon runs the website AdviceForMyDaughter.com which seemed appropriate since the movie is about the inner workings of the thought process of an 11-year old. But don’t let the presence of a “mommy blogger” scare you. Sharon’s worked with some of the biggest names in the […]

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Who Could Be The New Spider-Man?!

by joe / Published: February 15, 2015 at 4:59 pm   /   Comic Books, Film, Local
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