The student news site of St. Mary's Academy

The Ms. Print

A Disney Classic: The New Beauty and the Beast

A Disney Classic: The New Beauty and the Beast

Hannah Courtain, Staff Writer of Culture & Entertainment
April 28, 2017
Filed under Culture & Entertainment

The SMA Ms. Print's Culture & Entertainment department reviews Disney's newest live action movie remake, Beauty and the Beast.

Read more »

From Snow White to Moana—The Changing Image of a Disney Princess for a Modern Audience

From Snow White to Moana—The Changing Image of a Disney Princess for a Modern Audience

Emily Berg, Lead of Entertianment Culture Department
November 22, 2016
Filed under Culture & Entertainment

As Disney gets ready to introduce the world to their newest princess Moana, this article will look back on how Disney shaped what it means to be a princess for a modern day audience.

Read more »

‘Moana’ Paves The Way For A Better Disney Princess

‘Moana’ Paves The Way For A Better Disney Princess

Emily Berg, Lead of Entertianment Culture Department
November 15, 2016
Filed under Culture & Entertainment

Given Hollywood's deep history of whitewashing, one may wonder if Hollywood can ever produce a respectful film about a culture different culture. Disney's Moana serves as a perfect example of how a major Hollywood studio can give another culture their own spin while still respecting it and at the same time, create a princess that the modern audience can aspire to be.

Read more »

It’s Disney’s World and We Just Live in It: How The Walt Disney Company Revolutionized the Entertainment Industry

It’s Disney’s World and We Just Live in It: How The Walt Disney Company Revolutionized the Entertainment Industry

Emily Berg, Lead of the Entertianment Culture Department
October 11, 2016
Filed under Culture & Entertainment

In June 2016 Shanghai Disneyland Park opened making it the 12th Disney Park around the world. The Walt Disney Company has revolutionized the entertainment industry ever since a small mouse debuted in cinemas in 1928. Over the years the Walt Disney Company has continuously revolutionized every aspect of the entertainment industry from movies, corporate management, to theme parks for the whole family.

Read more »

The student news site of St. Mary's Academy
Disney