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High Strung In Theaters April 8th, It’s A Must See!

High Strung In Theaters April 8th, It’s A Must See!

High Strung is a unique, current and upbeat twist on a classic dance movie. Although we have seen many dance movies, and loved them, High Strung brings something unique to the table that we have yet to see on the big screen – an epic dance battle that merges with a magnificently played violin that will no doubt provoke your need to get up and move to the beat. My husband, who is a classical violinist, … Read entire article »

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It’s A #HighStrungMovie Twitter Party! And You’re Invited! Join Us Tuesday April 5th at 9PM ET

It’s A #HighStrungMovie Twitter Party! And You’re Invited! Join Us Tuesday April 5th at 9PM ET

In a city where only the best succeed, two radically talented people from opposite sides of the tracks need to find harmony to achieve their dreams. Join us tonight for an exciting Twitter party for the #HighStrungMovie! This highly anticipated movie is coming to theaters on April 8th and we are giving you the opportunity to live tweet and learn more! There will be prizes given away and you will have the opportunity to tweet live with … Read entire article »

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DVDs That Get Us Through Rainy Days!

DVDs That Get Us Through Rainy Days!

What to do on a rainy day? Pop some popcorn and pop in a movie! It may seem like a no-brainer, but once winter comes and that rain turns to snow, you’ll be thanking me later! I was able to see a screener of new DVD that just came out called Hero that highlights the values of fatherhood, sports, and playing your best. From producers of Alone Yet Not Alone, comes a heartfelt movie about legendary small town baseball coach, … Read entire article »

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Planes: Fire & Rescue Twitter Party #ArribaPlanes

 Sponsored   “Planes: Fire & Rescue” is a new comedy-adventure about second chances, featuring a dynamic crew of elite firefighting aircraft devoted to protecting historic Piston Peak National Park from raging wildfire. When world famous air racer Dusty (voice of Dane Cook) learns that his engine is damaged and he may never race again, he must shift gears and is launched into the world of aerial firefighting. Dusty joins forces with veteran fire and rescue helicopter Blade … Read entire article »

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Rio 2 Mobile Summer Party Tour Coming to Philly July 1st!

Rio 2 Mobile Summer Party Tour Coming to Philly July 1st!

Want a great way to kick off your 4th of July weekend? The Rio 2 Mobile Summer Party Tour is kicking off right here in Philadelphia next Tuesday, July 1st, in Franklin Square Park, located at 6th and Race Sts.! Bring the whole family to see the Mobile Party Truck from noon- 6:30pm. The party truck has two viewing stations featuring the RIO film, as well as Soccer, a Craft Station, Video/Photo Booth and a Soccer … Read entire article »

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The Lego® Movie Books from DK Bring the Adventure to Life!

The Lego® Movie Books from DK Bring the Adventure to Life!

*I was sent the books to review as well as a gift card for participating in this campaign. All thoughts and opinions are my own.” My son is ecstatic about The Lego® Movie coming out on DVD on June 17. Like can’t sit still, talks about it EVERY DAY excited. I can’t blame him though, as they are one of his favorite toys.  And the movie was impressively well done for both kids and adults!   So you … Read entire article »

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Iesodo Love, Faith and Believe Now on DVD

Iesodo Love, Faith and Believe Now on DVD

If your kids Like Veggie Tales, then they will really Love Iesodo! Iseodo is a wise dove who lives in a Cypress Tree in the Holy Land.  Join him and his unlikely group of feathered friends as they learn and grow. Though they have their differences, they have one thing in common: since they met Iesodo, their lives have never been the same! These films are family-friendly and the lessons they teach are valuable in raising … Read entire article »

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“Let God” and “When Calls the Heart, Lost and Found” Now Available on DVD

“Let God” and “When Calls the Heart, Lost and Found” Now Available on DVD

If you’re looking for family-approved films, a few good ones have just been release on DVD.   Word Films released Breckenridge Film Festival’s 2013 “Best Feature” and “Best Actress” winner Let God on DVD on February 25. The faith-based film  follows  the story of young housewife, Amelia, who heads west with her husband during the 19th century gold rush and is left alone without resources in the harsh wilderness when her husband is killed in a savage attack. … Read entire article »

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Watch Disney, Pixar and Marvel Movies with Disney Movies Anywhere, the New Digital Service Movie App

Watch Disney, Pixar and Marvel Movies with Disney Movies Anywhere, the New Digital Service Movie App

Calling all Disney Moms! Ready to snap up the Oscar-Winning Frozen for your kiddos? Well head on over to the iTunes app store and add another download to your queue, because Disney Movies Anywhere, Disney’s all-new digital movie service and app, is here, and it’s free (whoo-hoo!) Disney Movies Anywhere is a simple, streamlined way to manage and enjoy your digital collection of Disney, Pixar, and Marvel movies on multiple devices. Plus, for a limited time, … Read entire article »

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The Adventures of Chuck & Friends: Trucks Versus Wild on DVD

The Adventures of Chuck & Friends: Trucks Versus Wild on DVD

Are your kids as crazy as mine about Chuck the Truck? Well the newest DVD, The Adventures of Chuck & Friends: Trucks Versus Wild is out and available now!   The unbelievably fun adventures of Chuck, the little dump truck with big dreams, and his friends—Digger, Handy, Rowdy, Biggs, Boomer and Flip — continue on January 21, 2014 with the release of The Adventures of Chuck & Friends: Trucks Versus Wild on DVD from Shout! Factory Kids. Featuring 10 more … Read entire article »

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