PL Travers (Emma Thompson) and Walt Disney (Tom Hanks) on the carousel at Disneyland. (Photo: Walt Disney Studios)

“Saving Mr. Banks” Movie Review

The Story of the Making of Mary Poppins When Walt Disney’s daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers’ Mary Poppins, he made them a promise — one that he didn’t realize would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain the
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Kristoff, Olaf the Snowman and Princess Anna in Frozen. (Photo: Walt Disney Animation)

Weekend Box Office

Frozen Moves Into First In its second weekend of wide release, Disney’s Frozen moved into first place with $31.62 million. With the 3D computer animated blockbuster from Walt Disney Animation moving ahead of The Hunger Games: Catching Fire in the weekend rankings, last
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The Dolcezza gelato factory opens to the public this weekend. (Photo: Mark Heckathorn/DC on Heels)

Factory Fresh

Dolcezza Opens New Gelato Factory Dolcezza Gelato and Coffee opened its new state-of-the-art gelato factory and coffee lab at 550 Penn St. NE just behind Union Market on Saturday. The new 4,000 square-foot facility was previously a wholesale flower market and has been transformed
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