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Clay: Meet the Man with a Disney Man Cave

Posted by Taryn Dryfhout on

  Meet Clay Reece. Clay hails from Ohio and spends his days working at an electronic manufacturing plant, as well as spending time with his family. What most people don’t know about Reece, is that he has the mother of all home theaters in his house – what he calls his “ManCLAYve”.       The ManClayve is inspired by Clay’s favorite films – Pirates of the Carribbean and The Nightmare Before Christmas.     More like a museum than a home theatre, the ManClayve started coming together around five years ago when Clay purchased his first piece.    ...

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Why Fans are Rejecting Disney’s Live-Action Remakes

Posted by Taryn Dryfhout on

.  . From Cinderella to Beauty and the Beast, to the upcoming film Aladdin, Disney has been pumping out a stream of its classic animated features as live-action recreations for a modern audience. With these movies being so popular, and garnering such large amounts at the box office, it’s no surprise that Disney have confirmed 14 more live-action remakes to be rolled out over the next few years. While these re-imaginings of Disney renaissance movies may seem like an unspoken dream for children of the 90s, is this what devoted Disney fans really want? . . . . . Why...

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The Best Disney Quotes of All Time

Posted by Taryn Dryfhout on

  As children, we didn’t think too deeply about ‘the message’ behind Disney movies. No, we are not referring to subliminal messages (naked people in The Rescuers or phallic symbols on The Little Mermaid posters), We’re talking about the lessons - the morals - that are embedded into Disney films, that we can take away. As children we are more concerned with learning the lyrics to all the songs, spotting the hidden Mickey’s and making sure the Disney Princesses find their ‘Happily Ever After’, so we miss the deeply inspiring one-liners that often come from the most unlikely characters. As...

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Is Disney Creating a Live-Action Renaissance?

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  . We live in an age of ‘reboots’ so it’s perfectly natural that the biggest entertainment company on the planet - Disney - has jumped on board and gotten in on the action. Disney has found yet another way to reinvent themselves, going from strength to strength – this time in the form of live-action remakes. Now, we aren’t just talking about Disney live action films – Disney has been doing live-action forever (think Mary Poppins and The Parent Trap). We are talking about the re-creating of Disney’s classic animated films into live-action versions, which are taking the world...

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Disney DIY: The Best Do-It-Yourself Disney Costumes for Halloween 2016

Posted by Taryn Dryfhout on

  If you love Halloween as much as we do, then why not dress up as your favorite Disney character this spooky season, with our handy ‘Do-It-Yourself’ guide! These costumes are suitable for both young and old, and don’t require the purchasing of any specialised costume items. Rather, they are easy to put together costumes made up of simple items that you can beg, steal or borrow from friends or family!     In honor of Halloween 2016, we’ve compiled this top ten list of Disney DIY costumes that you can put together yourself using easy to find clothing items...

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