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Super-Sized Top Ten: Aaron’s Finest Blu-ray Picks For 2016

Time to kick off some lists! First up we have the Blu-ray list. Like previous years (2013, 2014, 2015), I have decided to tackle every aspect of what I enjoyed about this year in Blu-ray. This list consists of what I consider to be the best 2016 had to offer for the Blu-ray format based […]

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The Iron Giant – Signature Edition (Blu-ray Review)

Its a good thing that films aren’t always dead on arrival.  Some just take longer to resonate or to reach their appreciative audiences.  Today, we are here celebrating the 17th anniversary and debut on Blu-ray of the much beloved animated film, The Iron Giant.  Its not that it hasn’t always been beloved (The film was […]

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Own THE IRON GIANT Signature Edition On Blu-ray September 6th!

The classic beloved animated tale “The Iron Giant” returns to home screens when “The Iron Giant: Signature Edition” is released for the first time on Blu-ray on September 6.  Also available on September 6 will be an “Ultimate Collectors Edition.”  The 1999 film directed by Brad Bird (“The Incredibles,” “Ratatouille,” “Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol,” […]

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Tomorrowland (Blu-ray Review)

Dreamers Wanted…Disney invites you to an incredible world of epic imagination where anything is possible.  Buckle your seat belt, as the director of The Incredibles takes your family on an action-packed thrill ride. Tomorrowland transports you on an inspiring and magical journey of wonder and adventure to a place where if you can dream it, you can do it. […]

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TOMORROWLAND Comes To Blu-ray Not Tomorrow Or The Next Day But October 13!

Dreamers Wanted…Disney invites you to an incredible world of epic imagination where anything is possible.  Buckle your seat belt, as the director of The Incredibles takes your family on an action-packed thrill ride. Tomorrowland transports you on an inspiring and magical journey of wonder and adventure to a place where if you can dream it, you can do it. […]

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Warner Bros. Announces The Iron Giant: Signature Edition

Warner Bros. Pictures is proud to announce that the animated action adventure The Iron Giant will be re-released this fall, remastered and enhanced with two all-new scenes as The Iron Giant: Signature Edition.  It will be released in theaters for a limited engagement through Fathom Events.  The Iron Giant: Signature Edition arrives to theaters for a special event […]

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Request To Close Down The ‘Tomorrowland’ Attraction (Movie Review)

Let the record show that I had zero interest in ever seeing Tomorrowland.  The various trailers and TV spots did little to interest in me in the film and worst, it reminded me of that God awful Jupiter Ascending piece of garbage )and that is being polite).  There’s no way I ever want to revisit […]

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Disney Debuts TOMORROWLAND Trailer!

From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s riveting, mystery adventure “Tomorrowland,” starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in […]

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Tomorrowland – Big Game Exclusive Look

Tomorrowland has plenty going for it, in terms of a big summer release.  The film is an original piece of work, with some sort of adventure/sci-fi story at working, presumably fitting for people of all ages.  It stars George Clooney, among others, and is being brought to us by the man behind The Incredibles, Brad Bird. […]

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Tomorrowland Takes Off With A New Teaser And Poster

The US official teaser trailer for TOMORROWLAND directed by Brad Bird and starring George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Raffey Cassidy and Hugh Laurie, which just debuted at New York Comic Con, is now available.  That is a sentence that thrills me, as Disney may have been able to present a panel about this upcoming feature at […]

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D23 Expo 2013 – Day Two: Saturday August 10, 2013

All the magic and excitement of the past, present and future of Disney entertainment will come together once again when D23: The Official Disney Fan Club presents an all-new D23 Expo at the Anaheim Convention Center on Aug. 9-11, 2013.  Among the highlights of D23 Expo 2013 will be expanded capacities at some of our most […]

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Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol ‘Best Buy Exclusive’ (Blu-ray Review)

This might be a little awkward, but I will explain. I could not find any suitable artwork for the Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol Blu-ray cover art anywhere. I borrowed the bilingual cover art instead, so please ignore the bilingual font, because I assure you that it is NOT present on the U.S. Blu-ray. Also, […]

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Los Angeles Animation Festival: The Iron Giant

On Friday, March 9, 2012, at the Regent Showcase Theater in Hollywood, California, the Los Angeles Animation Festival presented a screening of the 1999 animated film, The Iron Giant, followed by a Q&A with director Brad Bird, actor Eli Marienthal (all grown up), and members of the crew.  The screening was presented with an original […]

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Aaron’s Top 10 Blu-rays of 2011

I am super busy these days, but there are a certain number of films that I could not pass up when it came to checking them out on Blu-ray, at my own leisure, in the comfort of my own home.  The following list is set of films that I consider to be some of the […]

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Find The Biggest Screen Possible And Choose To Accept ‘Mission: Impossible’

Anthony Hopkins said it best in Mission: Impossible 2, “This is not ‘Mission: Difficult’ Mr. Hunt, this is ‘Mission: Impossible’; difficult should be a walk in the park for you.”  This latest entry in the Tom Cruise starring and produced spy/action franchise finds Cruise’s character doing one impossible thing after another and pulling it off […]

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The Incredibles (Blu-ray Review)

Quite possibly my favorite Pixar movie to date, The Incredibles is finally on Blu-ray! After making The Iron Giant, which was a critical but not commercial success, Brad Bird joined Pixar to make their first movie with humans as the lead characters. Initially, Disney wanted to make it a live action movie but that idea […]

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