Friday, June 22, 2018

30 Years Of Who Framed Roger Rabbit

Today marks 30 long years since the debut of Who Framed Roger Rabbit, a cherished movie that successfully blends live action with animation. As the tagline states, 'It's the story of a man, a woman and a rabbit in a triangle of trouble.', and all these years later the movie is still as entertaining as it was when it debuted in 1988. The movie was originally based on the novel Who Censored Roger Rabbit by author Gary K. Wolf. Some of the elements changed for the film version but a lot of the characters remained, such as detective Eddie Valiant, the seductive Jessica Rabbit, and her husband, the famous Roger Rabbit. While in the last few years there seemes to be less attention given to our beloved characters, there have been notable accomplishments along the way. Let's take a look...

Thursday, June 21, 2018

Pin Release - Who Framed Roger Rabbit 30th Anniversary Cast Member Exclusive

There is a new pin released for the 30th Anniversary of Who Framed Roger Rabbit. It is part of an Anniversary Series and is pin #17. The pin shows Jessica Rabbit standing in front of a brick wall with Roger's outline cut away, much like how it appeared in the Disney-MGM studios. Jessica's dress is dark pink glitter filled. The movie logo is at the bottom and is a pin-on-pin. It is marked for the 30th Anniversary. This pin is a Limited Edition of 1000 and is available to purchase by Cast Members Only.

Monday, June 18, 2018

Now Available - Jessica Rabbit MagicBand

Jessica Rabbit is finally available on her first ever MagicBand. The MagicBand was introduced in 2013 as an easier way for Disney Park guests to get into parks, purchase merchandise and open their hotel room all through the use of the wristband. Their are basic solid color wristbands that sell for $12.99, and their are graphic character-themed bands that sell for around $22.99 and up.

This Jessica Rabbit MagicBand is selling for $27.99 and is available now through shopDisney. This is marked as a Limited Release. There is a full-color picture of Jessica on the band in her signature sparkling dress set against a black background with white sparkles and the quote "I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way." There have been countless characters released on MagicBands and there are also small accessories that have come out which you can attache to the band, but there's no Jessica accessories so far.

Disney's official Description:
"Why don't you do right at Walt Disney World and slip into Jessica's MagicBand 2, inspired by Who Framed Roger Rabbit? Using a simple touch, redeem FastPass+, enter parks, charge purchases to your room, and more!"

Saturday, June 9, 2018

Jessica Rabbit Figure By Miss Mindy Revealed

In February during the New York Toy Fair a new figure series by Miss Mindy was on display including characters like Jack and Sally, Alice in Wonderland, and Jessica Rabbit. Miss Mindy had hinted several times in the past that she'd love to create a Jessica figure. This figure is made with all her flair and signature style. It will be part of a new series of Vinyl Figures released in September 2018. Let's take a closer look...