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Darling, It's Better Down Where It's Wetter: "The Little Mermaid" Gets Legacy Collection Expansion

When God Bless You, Mr. Rosewater opened in May 1979 at New York’s small WPA Theatre on the Bowery, it heralded the birth of a promising new songwriting team: Howard Ashman and Alan Menken. 1,592 more words

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Movie 50: Tangled

“I am excited that with Tangled a whole new generation will have a Disney princess experience. I hope Disney keeps up the good work and doesn’t rely only on the brilliance of Pixar.” 1,236 more words

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Join us for Something Wonderful I Missed: The Musicals of 1994 This Sunday!

Our next concert at the Derry Opera House this Sunday has everything – from Sunset Boulevard and Beauty and the Beast to lesser-known gems like… 38 more words

Movie 35: Hercules

I guess if there is such a thing as a guilty pleasure Disney movie, Hercules is mine.  I know it’s got lots of problems and is probably drawn for Saturday morning airing more than a feature film but I love the music and it makes me laugh.  1,667 more words

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Movie 34: Hunchback of Notre Dame

If you had asked me going into this project what my least favorite Disney movie is I would have said Hunchback of Notre Dame.  Indeed when I asked my friends on facebook and instagram what their least favorite was Hunchback and Pocahontas were at the top of the list: 2,622 more words

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Movie 33: Pocahontas

A few days ago I did an informal poll amongst my friends asking ‘which Disney Renaissance movie is your least favorite?’.  While it had a few fans, the overwhelming choices were Pocahontas and Hunchback of Notre Dame and I’d  probably be right there with them. 2,408 more words

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Movie 28: The Little Mermaid

Here we go. How to talk about a favorite film?  It’s tough.  I’ll have you all know I watched it 3 times for this review . 3,424 more words

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