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– Walt Disney


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Magic Returns In 2018

For a movie lover like myself, there’s nothing more exciting than getting a glimpse of what’s to come. I have a bad habit of trolling through IMDB’s “coming soon” list, trying to find out what films are soon to be released, or soon to start filming, or just in development. Teaser Trailers are a great …

Black Panther

WARNING: SORT OF SPOILER FREE… “Cause maybe the night and my dreams might let me know All the stars are closer, all the stars are closer, all the stars are closer…” That’s the chorus to ‘All The Stars’ by Kendrick Lamar from the Black Panther soundtrack, and I can’t get it out of my head. …



Welcome to Once Upon A Blog, I’m Jamie, the creator of this magical site. I have a great passion for movies, music and everything Disney! Pixie Dust flows through my veins, helping me to stay positive and encouraging me creatively.

I’l be expressing my opinion on old and new movies, with reviews and “Top 10’s”. You’ll be able to read my personal thoughts on products, including clothing, make-up and toys. I will happily share my excitement on future projects, whether it’s a new live-action or animated feature film, a new park ride, or TV show.

Along the way. you’ll also meet members of my Disney family, mainly my son Jacob, who has recently joined Jake’s Pirate Crew. And you’ll get a sneak-peak into my home, because of course, there’s LOTS of Disney decor for you to see.

“So come with me, where dreams are born, and time is never planned. Just think of happy things, and your heart will fly on wings, forever, in Never Never Land!”
– Peter Pan