Alex Reif

Alex Reif

Book Review – Pixar: A Pop-Up Celebration

Pixar: A Pop-Up Celebration is a deluxe and intricate pop-up book by Matthew Reinhart celebrating every Pixar film from Toy Story to Coco for adults.

Toy Review: Disney Happy Places – Rapunzel and Belle Theme Packs

Disney Happy Places from Moose Toys continues with a second wave of theme packs, play sets, and blind bags themed to Rapunzel, Belle, Cinderella, and Minnie Mouse.

Book Review: The Ambrose Deception

"The Ambrose Deception" by Emily Ecton pits three kids against each other in a Chicago scavenger hunt worth a $10,000 scholarship.

Soundtrack Review: The Legacy Collection – Beauty and the Beast

The long awaited Legacy Collection release of the Beauty and the Beast soundtrack is finally here, offering the complete Alan Menken score plus demo tracks.

Digital HD Review – Coco

Disney Pixar's Coco arrives on digital HD with over 2 hours of bonus features, including research trips to Mexico and an audio commentary.

Children’s Book Review: The Perfect Pillow by Eric Pinder

"The Perfect Pillow" is a children's book by Eric Pinder about a young boy learning to sleep on his own with the help of his stuffed dragon.

Box Review – Disney Treasures: Ever After Castle (February 2018)

Funko's Disney Treasures subscription returns for a sixth (and final?) outing with the Ever After Castle themed with exclusive wedding Little Mermaid 2-pack.

Book Review – Heartwood Hotel: Better Together (book 3)

Heartwood Hotel: Better Together is the third book in the series by Kallie George and reconnects readers with Mona the mouse on a springtime adventure.

DVD Review: Minnie Helping Hearts

Minnie: Helping Hearts is a DVD release of eight Happy Helpers segments of Mickey and the Roadster Racers themed to Valentine's Day.

El Capitan Celebrates 80 Royal Years of “Snow White”

Walt Disney's Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs celebrated its 80th anniversary with a limited engagement at the El Capitan Theater.

Getting to Know You: William Fox

As Disney prepares to purchase 21st Century Fox, we shine a spotlight on the original founder, William Fox, who also owned the Carthay Circle Theater.

Book Review: “This is Not a Love Letter” by Kim Purcell

"The is Not a Love Letter" by Kim Purcell is a touching teen fiction novel about the ripple effects of losing someone you love to suicide.

Children’s Book Review: Groundhug Day

Groundhug Day is a children's book by the author of Vampirina, Anne Marie Pace, that combines the fun of Valentine's Day with Groundhog Day.

WDFM Event Recap: “Eat Like Walt” with Marcy Carriker Smothers

On January 20th, radio personality and author Marcy Carriker Smothers gave a presentation at the Walt Disney Family Museum about her new book, Eat Like...

Children’s Book Review – Star Wars: Chewie and the Porgs

"Star Wars: Chewie and the Porgs" is an adorable children's book about how Chewbacca became friends with porgs despite their obvious differences.

Book Review: Waylon! Even More Awesome

'Waylon! Even More Awesome" is a book about two boys and a stray dog from "Clementine" author Sara Pennypacker with illustrations by Marla Frazee.

Disneyland Update: Lunar New Year 2018 at California Adventure

The Disneyland Resort has expanded the Lunar New Year celebration for 2018 with expanded entertainment and new food offerings through February 18th.

Book Review: “Eat Like Walt” by Marcy Carriker Smothers

Eat Like Walt by Marcy Carriker Smothers traces the history of Disneyland's food offerings and how Walt Disney's tastes influenced the park's menus.

Elephant & Piggie Like Reading Book Reviews – “The Good for...

The "Elephant & Piggie Like Reading" early reader book series expands with two titles, "The Good for Nothing Button!" and "It's Shoe Time!"

Soundtrack Review – “Tangled: The Series”

Tangled: The Series Soundtrack collects every song from season one, including "Wind in My Hair," "I Got This," and "More of Me."

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