To celebrate Earth Day, Disney has announced that Academy Award-winning actress Natalie Portman will narrate the next Disneynature film “Dolphin Reef”, which will release on Disney+ on Nov. 12.[Read more…]
Normally, when you think of a nature documentary, you probably think of the same thing: beautifully composed sweeping shots of nature, accompanied by a grandiose score and a self-serious narration by an older, respectable actor, who is almost always British. This was the type of film I expected when I arrived to see a screening of the latest Disneynature release, “Penguins“.[Read more…]
Circus fans can bid one last goodbye to the “Greatest Show on Earth” when the new documentary Ringling Bros. And Barnum & Bailey Circus: The Final Farewell debuts this Memorial Day on AXS TV.
Fans of the world’s funniest felt family won’t want to miss Muppet Guys Talking, a warm and witty new documentary that reunites filmmaker Frank Oz with four of his fellow Muppeteers for a laughter-filled tribute to the legacy of Jim Henson. [Read more…]
Fans of Kermit the Frog and company can take a unique peek behind the felt when Frank Oz’s new documentary film Muppet Guys Talking becomes available on March 16 at MuppetGuysTalking.com. [Read more…]
On Nov. 21, 2013, SeaWorld Orlando announced some of the musical acts for their 2014 Bands Brew & BBQ festival. Since then, nearly all of the acts have canceled their appearance, citing SeaWorld’s treatment of killer whales, or their fans’ complaints against SeaWorld after seeing the movie “Blackfish”, which features interviews with some former trainers and animal experts. SeaWorld Parks and Entertainment has been pretty much silent about the situation, only saying they’re rebooking the bands who were misinformed and canceled. But today, they’ve released an open letter about the situation and their care of killer whales. Here is the letter in its entirety: [Read more…]