The Finest Hours: Blu-Ray Release 5/24/16

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I received a media copy of “The Finest Hours” in order to facilitate this post. This post may also contain affiliate links. After seeing previews in the theater a dozen times for “The Finest Hours”, we finally were able to sit down this weekend after putting the kids to bed and watch this heroic tale. […]

Learning more about Finding Dory: An interview with Andrew Stanton and Lindsey Collins

DO I KNOW YOU? -- In Disney?Pixar's "Finding Dory," everyone's favorite forgetful blue tang, Dory (voice of Ellen DeGeneres), encounters an array of new?and old?acquaintances, including a cantankerous octopus named Hank (voice of Ed O'Neill). Directed by Andrew Stanton (?Finding Nemo,? ?WALL?E?) and produced by Lindsey Collins (co-producer ?WALL?E?), ?Finding Dory? swims into theaters June 17, 2016.

One of the highlights of my visit to the Monterey Bay Aquarium for the Finding Dory press event was the opportunity to interview Andrew Stanton (Director) and Lindsey Collins (Producer) about the making of Finding Dory.

10 Facts About Finding Dory

FINDING DORY – Ray Trench Painting (Concept Art) by Artist Rona Liu. ©2016 Disney•Pixar. All Rights Reserved.

I got to sit down with Co-Director Angus MacLane and Story Supervisor Max Brace for a behind the scenes look. Here are 10 facts about Finding Dory! Finding Dory swims into theaters on June 17, 2016.

Purple Rain and the Starman: A music bucket list.

An empty stage.

There’s something about music, especially live music that is empowering. The emotions and feelings it creates are undefined. To be in the presence of performers who truly love what they do is like nothing else.

So. Go. Make your list.

Don’t let the music die.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Movie Night

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It’s no surprise our family is a huge fan of Star Wars. In fact, Alan even saw The Force Awakens before it was released in theaters. (I’m the best wife ever, right?) So when Disney and Hasbro offered to send us a box of goodies to have a movie night, we were so excited. We’ve watched the movie a bajillion times (at least) but today we finally really had a chance to dig into the box, and take photos.

XFINITY VIP Outlander Screening Experience

Thanks XFINITY for this special #XFINITYscreening of #Outlander to kick off season two (Airs on Starz, April 9!)

Season 2 of Outlander is on Starz on April 9th! And WE were lucky enough to see it at the Cinebarre Theater at Mountlake Terrace last night. On the big silver screen. I confess, it’s going to make it hard to watch it at home. (Maybe I can justify a bigger TV now – heh.)