Jan 122013

Disney’s 2013 Oscar Nominations

I’m always sharing my favorite Disney movies and activities with you and today I have more Disney news.  I’m excited to announce that The Walt Disney Studios picked up a total of SEVENTEEN Oscar nods this year!  How amazing is that?  Lincoln was a standout receiving a total of 12, including one for the coveted Best Picture.

2013 Oscar Nominations - Disney Receives 17

Full List of 2013 Oscar Nominations for Disney Continue reading »

May 092012

Last week my husband and I had the pleasure of attending an advanced screening of Marvel’s The Avengers.  We knew right away that it was going to be a big hit: lots of action, laughter, and even a tiny bit of romance.  What we didn’t know, though, was just how big of a hit it was going to be.

It turned out to be one for the record books – literally.  The Avenger’s ended up posting over $200 million in it’s domestic debut, making it the highest-grossing domestic debut of all time.  It grossed $69.7 million on Saturday the 5th, which is the highest Saturday take of all time.

This is not a movie to miss, folks.  Seriously. Continue reading »