{Giveaway} Epic on Blu-ray Combo Pack @FHEInsiders #EpicDay

As part of the FHEInsiders program, I will receive a  Blu-ray copy of this film.  No other compensation was received.  All thoughts and opinions expressed are 100% my own. [Giveaway closed - Thanks for entering.] As a FHEInsider, I get to share many new movies and TV shows with my readers.  And with Epic arriving on Blu-ray and DVD August 20th, I also get to host a giveaway for one lucky reader. But first, let me share with you some useful ways to be 'epically green.' Available on … [Read more...]

DreamWorks Presents, Dragons: Riders of Berk Part 1 & 2 | Plus, a Giveaway!

I am a FOX Home Entertainment Insider and receive products for review. All opinions are always my own. DreamWorks Dragons: Riders of Berk Part 1 and Part 2 released on July 23rd. It's an action-packed animated adventure based on the Academy Award-Nominated hit movie How To Train Your Dragon. My daughter loved How To Train Your Dragon so when the movie pack arrived, she was very excited. Immediately she wanted to start watching the episodes.  She's the youngest so she's into … [Read more...]

A Monster in Paris……and a Few French Inspired Recipes

In celebration of the 4/16 release of A Monster in Paris, I'm sharing some great French inspired recipes which includes Ratatouille, Crepes and Haricots Verts Lyonnaise. I'm hoping these few recipes will bring a little touch of France and A "Whole lotta" Monster in Paris to your home. About A Monster in Paris: A wacky inventor, his camera-crazy best friend and a madcap monkey make a massive mistake when let loose in a mad scientist’s laboratory. With lotions and potions spilling … [Read more...]

#DisneyPixarEvent: The Secrets Behind BRAVE ~ Told By Director Mark Andrews

I can't believe it! BRAVE will be in theaters everywhere this FRIDAY!! I've waited months for this movie (I missed the screening :/) and now I can finally see it with my girls.   For me, this movie represents girl power and independence, for both little girls and women.   We can conquer anything we set our minds to and be damn good at it too! While in San Francisco, the bloggers were treated to several interviews with the amazing people behind the movie BRAVE.  Here's the inside scoop from … [Read more...]

The Dirty Dancing® 25th Anniversary Celebration ~ Hosted by Skinny Cow® Productions

Movie making has changed dramatically over the past few decades. Now, many individuals have the option to choose movie theaters that have surround sound and 3D effects and also purchase Blue Ray DVD's. All of these advanced technology for movie viewing is great, but sometimes I enjoy watching a movie the way I did growing up -- the classic way. One of my ultimate favorite classic movie is Dirty Dancing®. I've watched the movie Dirty Dancing® numerous times, and even bought the soundtrack … [Read more...]

From New York to San Francisco: Pixar Studios, Footage of Brave & La Luna! #DisneyPixarEvent

Last week, I attended the Disney/Pixar Press Event  in sunny San Francisco and it still feels like a dream.  As I look at all the photos I took, my mind is going a mile a minute from all that we did in just three short days. DAY ONE: Upon my arrival at SFO (San Francisco Airport), I met with other bloggers in a van to head straight to our "home" for the next few days, Hotel Palomar.  Once we got to the hotel, I couldn't wait to visit Pixar Studios but thank goodness we had about an hour to … [Read more...]

DreamWorks Pictures Presents “Real Steel” – Giveaway

A few weeks ago I wrote about the upcoming movie with the hunk Hugh Jackman in Real Steel. I have not seen it but I've heard from my fellow blogger peeps that the movie was FANTASTIC! About twenty LUCKY bloggers were flown to Hollywood for the red carpet premiere for the movie and I have to say I was a bit envious about not going but I was glad for the bloggers who did attend.  From the trailer and reviews, I have to say that I cannot wait to see it. It's sad that I will miss an advance … [Read more...]

Disney’s Mars Needs Moms Blu-Ray +DVD Combo Set Giveaway

The film is about 9-year old Milo and his daring rescue mission to save his mom from Martians. He sets out on an adventure to bring her back home to earth after she’s kidnapped by Martians seeking mothers for their own planet. He joins forces with Gribble, a tech-savvy earthman, and Ki, a rebel Martian girl, to find his mother, even if he has to stow away on a spaceship, take on an entire alien nation, or worst of all, eat his broccoli. MARS NEEDS MOMS is a wonderful comedy adventure … [Read more...]

“One Day” with Anne Hathaway & Jim Sturgess | Movie Tickets Giveaway

“Twenty Years. Two People. One Day.” To help celebrate the August release of the new Anne Hathaway movie One Day, which opens nationwide on August 19th, KODAK is hosting a contest on the KODAK Facebook page. Share a photo of your one perfect day for a chance to win a trip for two to Paris, France and great KODAK products. The contest officially kicked off on August 4th and goes on until August 15th, which is the last day to submit your photos. Here's a synopsis of the movie: After one … [Read more...]

Happy Independence Day!

From my family and the best bear in the world, Pooh, to you.  Happy 4th of July! ABOUT THE MOVIE Walt Disney Animation Studios returns to the Hundred Acre Wood with “Winnie the Pooh.” Featuring the timeless charm, wit and whimsy of the original featurettes, this all-new movie reunites audiences with the philosophical “bear of very little brain” and friends Tigger, Rabbit, Piglet, Owl, Kanga, Roo—and last, but certainly not least, Eeyore, who has lost his tail.  “Ever have one of … [Read more...]