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The History of DISNEY’S HALLOWEEN TREAT

During the 1980s and early 1990s, it was difficult to avoid running into some holiday-themed TV programming, some even from Disney. The House of Mouse yielded its fair share of Christmas, Valentine’s Day, and Halloween-related content, most of it dug-up from material in their vaults, just re-edited with new narrations or introductions. They even cut together […]

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5 Disney Films that Should have Been Horror Films

Disney has been delivering touching little animated flicks for 80 years now. In that time, we’ve seen a couple of genuine winners, and we’ve seen more than a handful of movies that influenced filmmakers and specialists in a number of different particular genres, even horror. But as time has unraveled, a couple of pictures with […]

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The 13 Best Disney Channel Original “Horror” Movies

Long before The Disney Channel became responsible for Miley Cyrus and Zac Efron’s careers, they were the ultimate in children’s programming. The Disney Channel was, and continues to be, the determining factor in what’s “cool” and popular for kids and tweens. Admittedly, the success of HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL completely changed the landscape for DCOMS to […]

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SO WEIRD: The Best Horror Kid’s Show That Everyone Forgot

The Disney Channel is arguably the most accessible of the stations geared towards children, but has always followed the trends and fads that boosted the ratings of all of their competitors. After the successes of shows like GOOSEBUMPS, EERIE, INDIANA, and ARE YOU AFRAID OF THE DARK?, The Disney Channel put aside the more traditional […]

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An Appreciation Of SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES

What happens when you mix Ray Bradbury, the director of THE INNOCENTS, Kirk Douglas’ son and Walt Disney Productions? You get SOMETHING WICKED THIS WAY COMES – a box office flop now revered as a masterpiece of horror fantasy. For those few unsuspecting kids dropped off at the theatre by the parents to see the […]