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 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    January 15, 2015


With BIG HERO 6, Walt Disney Animation Studios once again proves why they are heroes to generations and legions of fans the world over. Tapping into the recesses of the Marvel vaults, directors Don Ha...

 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    December 4, 2014

MOVIE REVIEW: Penguins of Madagascar

As has become crystal clear over the past several years, DreamWorks Animation more than gives Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar a run for their money when it comes to animated features. With...

 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    May 8, 2014

MOVIE REVIEW: Legends of OZ: Dorothy's Return

From the moment that L. Frank Baum put pen to paper back in 1900 and swept that first generation of collective and individual imaginations up into a Kansas twister, the stories of Dorothy Gale, her...

 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    April 10, 2014


For those of you who are fans of or remember Jay Ward's legendary "The Bullwinkle Show"/"The Rocky & Bullwinkle Show" and particularly the "Peabody's Improbable History" segments created by Ted...

 By debbie lynn elias    Movies    November 21, 2013

Movie Review - Get a Horse

Opening for FROZEN is the latest animated short from Disney and this is unlike anything you've ever seen. And yes, just hand director Lauren MacMullan (who holds the title of being the first female...

 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    February 9, 2011

Gnomeo & Juliet

To be a gnome or not be a gnome; that is the question. And the answer, my friends? Go “gnomal” with the most “GNOMETASTIC” film of the year (and my pick for Best Animated Feature at Oscar 2012...

 By Debbie Lynn Elias    Movies    October 22, 2009

Astro Boy

In addition to my love and mesmerization with movies from small on, a key visual element in my youth was cartoons - and not just your standard Bugs, Tweety, Taz or Tom & Jerry. No I went full...