Reviews by the DAPs Magic team of movies, books, blu-rays, video games, music, and more!

The Art and Making of The Lion King – Book Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2019-09-21T18:32:32-07:00September 22nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Jon Favreau and the Walt Disney Studios this summer re-imaged The Lion King and released it to the delight of a whole new generation of Disney fans. The Lion King was one of the biggest [...]

The Art of Disney Costuming: Heroes, Villains, and Spaces Between by Jeff Kurtti – Book Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2019-09-21T09:28:07-07:00September 21st, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Art of Disney Costuming: Heroes, Villains, and Spaces Between The Art of Disney Costuming: Heroes, Villains, and Spaces Between is a fascinating coffee table book that digs into many costumes from across [...]

Disney’s Aladdin Disney Signature Collection – Mr. DAPs Home Entertainment Review

By |2019-09-10T07:56:46-07:00September 10th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , |

What is the difference between a street rat and a prince? In Disney's 1992 animated feature Aladdin, the difference is discovered as the title character goes on a musical journey and discovers who he really [...]

Disney’s Live-Action Aladdin – Mr. DAPs Home Entertainment Review

By |2019-09-02T21:56:45-07:00September 3rd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Disney continues the trend of remaking animated classics into live-action movies. One of the more recent films to get this treatment is Aladdin. Originally released in 1992 as an animated feature film, in 2019 it [...]

D23 Expo Day One – A Legendary Disney Day! – DISNEY Reporter

By |2019-08-23T22:45:06-07:00August 24th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/O4QlK5_sq9g The first day of the D23 Expo was as legendary as one could imagine. Before the crack of dawn, thousands of Disney fans had descended into Anaheim and the Anaheim Convention Center for the [...]

Magic Journey My Fantastical Walt Disney Imagineering Career – Book Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2019-08-22T08:45:50-07:00August 22nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In Magic Journey My Fantastical Walt Disney Imagineering Career, Kevin Rafferty shares the stories from his four decades at The Walt Disney Company. Rafferty shares how he got started, some of the challenges he has [...]

Travels with Figment On the Road in Search of Disney Dreams – Book Review by Mr. DAPs

By |2019-08-18T22:37:47-07:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , |

In Travels with Figment On the Road in Search of Disney Dreams, Marty Sklar recounts stories and memories from his 54 years working for The Walt Disney Company. The first ten of those were alongside Walt Disney [...]

Avengers: Endgame – Mr. DAPs Home Entertainment Review

By |2019-08-07T19:40:52-07:00August 8th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Entertainment, Marvel|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

After the events of Avengers: Infinity War, the Avengers find themselves in a desperate situation. Thanos has wreaked havoc on the universe leaving the Earth and everywhere else decimated. Tony Stark is lost in space. [...]