Disney News Podcast – ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Review, Epcot Flower and Garden Festival and More

Disney's Beauty and the Beast breaks box office records

In this episode of the Pirates & Princesses podcast, we review the live-action ‘Beauty and the Beast’ movie as well as discuss a recent trip to Walt Disney World. We discuss the Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, Rivers of Light, Pandora – The World of Avatar, ABC’s The View and more!

‘Beauty and the Beast’ Live-Action Movie Review

What did we think of ‘Beauty and the Beast?’ Was the online outrage about Josh Gad’s LeFou blown out of proportion? Listen to the podcast in the player below to find out.

2017 Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival

We talk about this year’s Flower and Garden Festival, including some of the food and the crowds, crowds, crowds!

Rivers of Light – What Did We Think?

We talk about the new Animal Kingdom nighttime entertainment, Rivers of Light. We finally got to catch the show. What did we think?

The Golden Grammas Visit Walt Disney World

The Golden Grammas — stars of one of Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary commercials — paid their first visit to Walt Disney World. We talk a little bit about our time spent with them and hope to have them on a future episode. One of our favorite moments was The Grammas cutting loose during a taping of The View in Animal Kingdom.

Our Favorite Disney Parade Moments

With Disneyland announcing that you can no longer save seats on the curb, we reminisce about our favorite moments waiting for parades… usually in the rain. Ponchos and Starbucks forever!

Caribbean Beach Construction Update

We confirm the $75 Disney Gift Card Offer and speculate on what Disney actually has planned.

Miss Adventure Falls Opens in Typhoon Lagoon

We talk about Typhoon Lagoon’s new water slide attraction. We also discuss what was possibly the worst water park in the world, Action Park in Vernon, New Jersey.

Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Johnny Depp gets “de-aged” thanks to Disney’s handy dandy CGI technology.

More Disney News

Indiana Jones 5 Announced, Iron Fist premieres on Netflix, First Coco trailer premieres, The Dress Shop on Cherry Tree Lane opens in Disney Springs, a new Star Wars Disney Tsum Tsum event is on the way and more!

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