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  • ‘Coco’ creators Darla K. Anderson (Producer), Lee Unkrich (Director), Adrian Molina (Writer and Co-Director) at Pixar Studios in Emeryville, CA.

    Coco: “Seize Your Moment”

    Pixar’s newest film approaches the Latinx traditions within a Mexican tale of honor, family and celebration. Arturo Hilario El Observador About 45 miles from the South Bay, in an industrial part of Emeryville, lies the headquarters of Pixar Animation Studios. As you enter the large open “Steve Jobs Building”,...
  • The Elliot dragon float from the classic 1977 Disney film “Pete’s Dragon” travels down the parade route of the Main Street Electrical Parade. The Main Street Electrical Parade will run for a limited-time, through Aug. 20, 2017, at Disneyland park. Photo Credit: Scott Brinegar/Disneyland

    The Main Street Electrical Parade Extended through Aug. 20

    ANAHEIM, Calif. –The Main Street Electrical Parade, one of the most popular of all Disney parades, has returned to Disneyland Park with all the lights, sounds, music and fun that have made it a beloved icon. With nightly performances through Aug. 20, 2017, guests will have a limited time...
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    A Look into the World of Cars 3: The Future and McQueen

    Arturo Hilario El Observador We had an opportunity to sit down with creators at Pixar who were involved with their newest lm, Cars 3. Jay Ward, the Cars Legacy Guardian at Pixar Studios, and Ray Evernham, currently a consultant for Hendrick Motorsports, were gracious enough to talk about how...
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    Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! Comes to Disney California Adventure

    Arturo Hilario El Observador On the eve of the May 27th opening weekend of Marvel’s first ride based at the Anaheim Disneyland site, Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, guests and media were presented with an opportunity to try out the ride beforehand. At the grand unveiling on...
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    Disney’s Pixar: Coco

     U.S. Release Date: November 22, 2017 Voice Cast: Gael García Bernal, Anthony Gonzalez, Benjamin Bratt, Renée Victor Director: Lee Unkrich Co-director: Adrian Molina Producer: Darla K. Anderson Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his...
  • Screenwriter Jared Bush and Head of Story Dave Pimentel. Photo Courtesy: Walt Disney Studios

    Writing the world of Moana

    Arturo Hilario El Observador Head of Story Dave Pimentel and Screenwriter Jared Bush have a lot of experience in their respective fields. Pimentel began with the 90’s Disney Renaissance, where he worked in animation on such films as Pocahontas and Hunchback of Notre Damn. Bush is most known for...
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    Adventures in Babysitting

    “Adventures in Babysitting”, inspirada en la popular película de la década del 80 con el mismo título, es una película original de Disney Channel protagonizada por Sabrina Carpenter (de la exitosa serie de comedia de Disney Channel “Girl Meets World”) y Sofia Carson (de la exitosa película original de...
  • Dory and Nemo are based on a  palette surgeonfish (or Dory) and anemone fish (also known as “clownfish”, or Nemo). Photo Credit: Monterey Bay Aquarium

    Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Influence on Finding Dory

    Arturo Hilario / El Observador “Finding Dory” could not have been created without the real life creatures which inhabit Monterey Bay Aquarium. Features that are solely found in the ecosystem of the Bay Area’s coasts are essential parts of this film, which finds Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) in the midst of...
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    The Woman Who Helped Bring The Heroine To Life

    NAPS Little girls and their families around the world have loved Walt Disney’s “Snow White” for nearly 80 years—ever since Walt brought his groundbreaking version of the Grimms’ Fairy Tale to the screen in 1937. The epic story of love and friendship, which the American Film Institute calls “The...