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

Mr. DAPs’ Favorite Five – Disney Books – December 15, 2019

By |2019-12-14T15:15:23-08:00December 15th, 2019|Categories: Blogs, DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Mr. DAPs, Mr. DAPs Desk|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I really enjoy reading. If you were to see either of my offices you would see that there are books crammed on shelves everywhere! There are quite a few different types of books to be [...]

Frozen: The Hit Broadway Musical at Pantages Theatre Will Melt A Frozen Heart – Mr. DAPs Review

By |2019-12-06T00:28:01-08:00December 6th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Featured, DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Frozen: The Hit Broadway Musical is now showing at the Pantages Theatre. This musical is adapted for the stage from the original hit animated film from 2013.  It retells the story, with a few tweaks [...]

One Day at Disney: Meet the People Who Make the Magic Across the Globe – Mr. DAPs Book Review

By |2019-12-02T16:21:58-08:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

One Day at Disney: Meet the People Who Make the Magic Across the Globe takes a look at one day at Disney and all the people who make it up. For this unique project, Disney [...]

Walt Disney’s Ultimate Inventor: The Genius of Ub Iwerks – Mr. DAPs Book Review

By |2019-12-02T15:14:21-08:00December 2nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Most Disney fans have a working knowledge of who Ub Iwerks was. Known as the creative collaborator of Walt Disney back in the early days of Disney's career, Iwerks is known for his work on [...]

The Mandalorian Successfully Brings New And Old Star Wars Together – Spoiler Free Review

By |2019-11-11T23:46:59-08:00November 11th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment, Star Wars|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Disney+ is now live and with it so is the newest Star Wars program, The Mandalorian. This new Star Wars show takes place after the fall of the Empire. It follows the adventures of a [...]

The Muppet Christmas Carol: The Illustrated Holiday Classic – Mr. DAPs Review

By |2019-10-28T20:49:18-07:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

The Muppet Christmas Carol: The Illustrated Holiday Classic is a beautiful book that retells the classic Charles Dickens story as retold in The Muppet Christmas Carol movie. This beautifully illustrated book reminds the reader what [...]

The Lion King – Mr. DAPs Home Entertainment Review

By |2019-10-21T16:08:22-07:00October 22nd, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Lion King has returned and this time it is taking a lifelike approach to storytelling. With Jon Favreau helming this movie, this animated classic is getting a similar but different retelling of Simba's journey [...]

Maleficent: Mistress of Evil 4DX Theater Experience – Mr. DAPs Review

By |2019-10-18T17:56:29-07:00October 18th, 2019|Categories: DAPs Magic News, DAPs Magic Reviews, Disney, Entertainment|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

https://youtu.be/j05nAUr0LxM Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, starring Angelina Jolie, is now in theaters. This movie takes place several years after the original. As Prince Phillip and Aurora prepare to wed, there one thing that must be [...]

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 [...]