‘Disney’s Aladdin’ brings bilingual twist

February 16, 2017

By Sergio Berrueta  Casa 0101 brings family-fun entertainment with a bilingual twist to fan-favorite musical numbers in their new musical “Disney’s Aladdin.” With a script written by Jim Luigs and Jose Cruz Gonzalez, the play delivers a microcosm experience of the original film while creating a unique language based twist on the story. Aladdin, played by Daniel Martinez, roams the streets of Agrabah which is put under a spell by…


Voice actors make ‘Big Hero 6’ diverse

October 22, 2014

By Jesus Figueroa Marvel superheroes meet Walt Disney style animation and storytelling telling a children’s story with a superhero aspect in “Big Hero 6,” out in theaters Nov. 7. The film stars Ryan Potter, voice of Hiro Hamado, Daniel Henney, voice of Tadashi Hamado, who play brothers. Potter takes on a role, which has him interacting with a robot for the majority of the time. Henney plays the older brother,…


‘Oz the Great and Powerful’ struggles to be great

March 12, 2013

    By Sergio Berrueta    The wonderful world of Oz that captivated audiences back in 1939 has returned to the silver screen in the prequel ‘Oz the Great and Powerful’. Walt Disney Pictures and director Sam Raimi decide to take the roots of the MGM classic to create their own vision that is a visual treat that is not without its flaws. ‘Oz’ tells the tale of magician Oscar…


John Carter dazzles viewers with special effects

By Erik Luna Disney’s new movie “John Carter,” dazzles viewers with its thrilling action scenes, comedic dialogue and fabulous Digital 3D visual effects. The movie, based on Edgar Rice Burrough’s novel “A Princess of Mars,” takes place on Earth and Mars, or Jarsoom and Barsoom as they are known on Mars. On Earth, Carter is a rogue confederate captain in search of a mythical cave of gold and will stop…

March 16, 2012