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The streaming platform industry is becoming crowded. That’s a problem

The streaming platform industry is becoming crowded. That's a problem
November 9, 2020
Some of the biggest benefits to streaming platforms over cable have been the variety of shows instantly available to viewers and their cheaper price in comparison. However, those benefits are slowly being overshadowed as time goes on and more streaming services are created.

Review: Disney+ just isn’t worth it yet

Review: Disney+ just isn’t worth it yet
November 23, 2019
Though it has tons of content, it isn’t really anything special. It's not necessary, the content isn't new and the website's interface doesn't hold its own against competitors.

Review: Disney’s “The Lion King” offers realistic animation within a classic film

Review: Disney's “The Lion King” offers realistic animation within a classic film
August 13, 2019
Since this was a live-action remake, the most obvious change was the visual quality -- the scenery is absolutely stunning. Between the music and opening scene, I was left with goosebumps.

‘Zootopia’ provides insightful, but subtle, social commentary

As Disney's latest box-office-triumph,
March 30, 2016

Disney’s “Zootopia” beat out box-office hit “Frozen” with a $73.7 million in their U.S. opening weekend. The evil has been defeated. Maybe now, people will finally let it go. But if you need...

Disney princess culture harmful to young girls

Disney princess culture harmful to young girls
November 2, 2011

Disney, one word that has everyone thinking of the magical land that just so happens to be “The Happiest Place on Earth.” Yet let’s be real folks, it’s just another amusement park and business...

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