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Animation Monday: Beauty and the Beast

Welcome back to Animation Monday.  This week’s feature film is the Academy Award winning Beauty and the Beast.  This film won for both Best Original Score and Best Song.  In fact, Beauty and the Beast had three of the five nominations for Best Song.  The title track Beauty and the Beast was nominated along with Be Our Guest and Belle.

Celine Dion almost did not sing the title track for Disney.  She had recently been fired from the American Tail soundtrack and was hesitant to perform for another animated feature.

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Disney Movies That Help You Get Excited For Your Disney Vacation

Disney has released a lot of movies and lots of people watch Disney movies to help them get excited and help them count down to their Disney vacation.  With Fall Free Dining released today, it seems like a good idea to go through some of the movies which, I think, should be part of every Disney vacation countdown.

I decided to break my countdown movies into two groups (Classic and Modern).  There are four movies in each groups and they all animated.  If this list was for Disneyland not Disney World, it would include Mary Poppins, in the classic category, and Saving Mr. Banks in the modern category.

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Weekly Update – September 28

It’s Dad For Disney’s first weekly update in the fall.  Fall is not my favorite season since means winter is only right around the corner.  But Disney does to a great job with fall which makes for some great photos.  With that, here is this week’s articles.

Two Announced Closures – Two Different Reactions

Who was Joe Fowler?

That’s Too Many Eggs, Gaston!!!!

Fastpass+ – Too Much Planning

Characters I Would Like to Meet at Walt Disney World or Disneyland

I’ll be back next week for a full week of articles.  Thanks for reading!