This November, Disney released its latest blockbuster animation film, the Polynesian adventure “Moana.” It is their first musical since “Frozen” — a high-water mark in their animation history — and aimed to create a strong follow up by soliciting the help of the mind behind “Hamilton,” Lin-Manuel Miranda. Here is my ranking of the songs […]

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In yet another win for Disney, the company’s latest animated film, “Zootopia,” won the domestic box office record once again last weekend for the third consecutive week with a terrific $38 million. It’s hit $600 million at the global box office, giving Disney its biggest animated hit since the tidal wave that was “Frozen.” The […]

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“Moana,” Disney’s newest animated project, is set for release in fall of 2016, but the voice of the newest princess was announced Wednesday. Auli’i Cravalho, a 14-year-old from Mililani, Hawaii, will be the voice of the Polynesian princess, Moana. Up until now, Disney has always cast adult actresses to play teenage girl parts. As Cravalho […]

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