Disney’s “Dumbo” is an Epic Family Adventure with a Dark Side (Spoiler-Free Review)
I attended a press screening of the film as a guest of Walt Disney Studios. All thoughts and opinions are my own.
By Melanie Gable
“You have something very rare. You have wonder. You have mystique. You have magic.” - V.A. Vandervere (Michael Keaton) in “Dumbo”
Anyone with even a basic familiarity with American pop culture knows Dumbo, the little flying elephant with the very large ears who first captured hearts in Disney’s 1941 animated film. Despite some problematic sequences that indulge in racial stereotypes, the movie has become a beloved classic for multiple generations, and Dumbo remains one of Disney’s most iconic animated characters.
Soar Behind the Scenes of Disney’s Live Action “Dumbo” with Tim Burton, Cast & Crew
*I was invited as media to attend the press junket for “Dumbo.” All thoughts and opinions are my own.*
By Melanie Gable
The Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California was buzzing with excitement on Mar. 10 as members of the media gathered to hear from the cast and filmmakers about the making of Walt Disney Studio’s new live action movie “Dumbo.” Tim Burton is one of my all-time favorite directors, so when Monica asked me to cover the event for her blog, I jumped at the opportunity. We not only got to hear behind-the-scenes stories from the producers and artists behind the beautiful film (including Costume Designer Colleen Atwood and Composer Danny Elfman, both longtime Burton collaborators), but also from the lead actors and Tim Burton himself.
A Dog's Way Home available on Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes on March 26, 2019
A Dog's Way Home DVD and Blu-ray release date is set for April 9, 2019 and available on Digital HD from Amazon Video and iTunes on March 26, 2019.
The super cute movie that everyone, dog lover or not would love is finally here to take home. You can get the digital download now or wait until next month (April 9th) for the Blu-Ray
Gift Guide for the Dumbo Lover
The new Dumbo movie is coming up and new Dumbo merchandise is now available. OMG all the things are so cute, maybe because Dumbo is such as an adorable character, maybe because it is a classic, or just because we are all obsessed with Disney things, here are some of our favorites.
Were were really sad when Jurassic Park The Ride was closed last year, however, we knew something better was coming to replace it. Now we got news that the new ride will be opening this summer!