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“Mary Poppins Returns” with a New Adventure

March 18th, 2019 No comments

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr. and John M. Delia, Jr.

Based on the original screen play of 1964, its sequel continues with the same style, but goes beyond the animation, imagination, and magical wonders that these characters provide. It continues where we left off back in the day and goes even further into the character’s lives with an amazing musical adventure. Mary Poppins Returns is perfect for families and those who remember seeing the film when they were young. Now available on Blu-ray, DVD, 4K and Ultra Blu-ray. Read more…

“Ralph Breaks the Internet” Now on Blu-ray

February 25th, 2019 No comments

 

 

Review by John Delia

About six years ago Disney Studios released a powerful new character from a video game and Wreck It Ralph was born into Animation forever. Wow, that sounds like an introduction to a biography of the building wrecker who became a hero to another video game star Vanellope. She’s the car racing icon of the game “Sugar Rush”. I just thought it would be a good way to begin my review on Ralph’s newest film Ralph Breaks the Internet, a fun animated movie for the whole family now on Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD. Read more…

“Peter Pan” Disney’s Blu-ray Signature Collection

June 3rd, 2018 No comments

 

 

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

One of my favorites as a kid and one that remains exciting and fun for youngsters, Peter Pan has been admitted to the Walt Disney Signature Collection. The 65-year-old animated movie joins only 6 others who have the distinction that have survived the test of time “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Pinocchio,” “Bambi,” “The Lion King” and “Lady and the Tramp.” Available on Blu-ray the movie becomes available on June 5, 2018 and has several new bonus features mixed in with some classics. Read more…

Surviving Exile on the “Isle of Dogs”

April 13th, 2018 No comments

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

Offbeat, heavy-handed characters, bleak outcast situations, and moody, it’s a marvelous adventure for those who like Wes Anderson movies. This one however shows his range with an animated film that’s worthy of most Japanese greats. From the opening drum introduction of Isle of Dogs to the heartfelt finale, Anderson captures a cold disturbing environment from which his characters can rise up. If you like offbeat stories produced in stop motion animation in the vein of Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride and Frankenweenie then this film should not be missed. Read more…

“Puppy Dog Pals: Season 1” the Adventure Begins

April 12th, 2018 No comments

 

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

Cute and charming the fun loving Puppy Dog Pals: Season One has come to DVD with adventures for youngsters. The Disney Junior TV animated show features some good family values, important lessons and themes that expand the imagination. It is family oriented, but the target audience ranges from tykes to pre-teens. The stars are two Pugs that are cuddly and courageous with a feline that finds herself on her toes most of the time. Read more…

“Lady and the Tramp” Now part of Disney’s Signature Collection

February 28th, 2018 No comments

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

One of the most memorable animated movies ever, Lady and the Tramp is now available as part of Disney’s Signature Collection. Joining the ranks with only five others that have been honored by Disney studios, “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs,” “Beauty and the Beast,” “Pinocchio,” “Bambi” and “The Lion King” the film adds an adventure with dogs for the whole family. Read more…

“Coco” Already a Family Favorite

February 27th, 2018 No comments

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

Winner of a Golden Globe award and nominated for an Academy Award for Best Animated Film, Coco comes to home video and it’s packed with special features and fun things to do. The movie is from Disney/PIXAR and the adventure comedy is filled with laughter, excitement, music and life lessons. The animated feature has already become a family favorite. Read more…

“MICKEY MOUSE MERRY & SCARY” DVD (Written Review & Trailer)

September 24th, 2017 No comments

 

 

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

A fun DVD for kids arrives on September 26 just in time for October Trick or Treat season.  The two movie video disc features both an exciting bump in the night “pumpkiner” and a laugh filled Christmas delight with Disney’s Mickey Mouse Merry & Scary.  Both films are approximately 30 minutes each and deliver a lot of fun for the youngsters.
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“STAR WARS REBELS” Season 3 (Blu-ray Written Review & Trailer)

August 29th, 2017 No comments

 

 

 

 

 

 

Review by John Delia, Sr.

Making its way to season 3 the TV animated teen hit Star Wars Rebels continues the fight against the Imperial Army. The series starts out with the 2 part movie that aired as an introduction to the new season.  It continues through the 22 episodes each about 30 minutes of uninterrupted sci-fi drama.  Although the animation is hard line comic book computer drawn, it still gives the excitement of all the action of the live-action Star Wars films. Read more…

“Tangled: Before Ever After” (Written DVD Review & Trailer)

April 19th, 2017 No comments

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Review by John M. Delia, Jr.

Perfect for children Rapunzel returns to the home screen with “Tangled: Before Ever After”, a fun filled animated film. The animated feature has been rated TV-Y7 for a bit of bedazzling and bungling by the dastardly Lady Caine and her henchmen, but for the most part its fun for the younger set. Read more…