Disney Interactive today announced new details about its upcoming action/adventure title, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. In the game, players enter the world of Narnia, a land frozen in a 100 year winter by the evil powers of the malevolent White Witch. In order to end this frigid captivity […]
A press release from Walt Disney Pictures declares that Vance Gerry has passed away at the age of 75 due to complications from cancer. Gerry was an animation storyman, layout artist, and visual development artist for Disney since 1955, and worked on films from 101 Dalmatians, The Jungle Book, Pocahontas, Tarzan, and Home on the […]
Walt Disney Records will present a new stage musical revue showcasing sixty years of Disney songs, the company says. “On the Record” will be released on March 15 on a two-disc original cast recording even as the revue tours the country. Tour dates and locations: St. Louis: March 8 – 20 Indianapolis: March 22 – […]
Performances at the Mötley Crüe “Red White & Crüe Tour 2005… Better Live than Dead” will open with a clay-animated short, AWN reports. The short, which features members of the band saving the world from destruction, is drawn from Disaster! The Movie!, highlights of which will be shown during intermission at each concert.
The video that sparked a controversy about SpongeBob SquarePants sexual orientation will have its schoolyard premiere this Thursday in San Francisco, video producers say. The “We Are Family” DVD and lesson, which will be presented at Jean Parker Elementary School, includes a video of various children’s characters, including Barney, Arthur, Big Bird, Jimmy Neutron and […]
Animated Bliss has the specs for Buena Vista’s upcoming Fantastic Four box set. The 4-disc set, scheduled for release on July 5, 2005, will include all 26 episodes of the mid 90′s Fantastic Four series. Features set to be included are episode introductions from Fantastic Four co-creator Stan Lee and Stan Lee’s Soapbox. (via Spider-Man)
The official Cartoon Network website for The Batman is now online. Click here to view it. Featured on the site are the first shots and descriptions of upcoming The Batman baddies Killer Croc, Hugo Strange, Spellbinder, Solomon Grundy and Ragdoll. The Batman premieres April 2, 2005, at 7:00pm (ET/PT) on Cartoon Network.
Disney Corporation shareholders suing the board of directors over the hiring and firing of former Disney President Michael Ovitz are pushing for the board to repay $262 million to the company, according to a report in the New York Post. The amount is equivalent to Ovitz’s $129.8 million severance pay plus accrued interest since his […]