Posts Tagged ‘disney’

Numbers Looking Good For Animation Networks

by Alex Beanon October 4, 2013
As the Magic 8-Ball might say – all signs point to “yes!” – when deciphering the recent viewership numerals for the six major networks showing animation as either their primary programming or a sizable chunk. According to census figures, children ages 2-11 make up 39.3 million of the American population and Disney leads the way, […]

CLIP: New “Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H.” Guest Starring Thor on October 6, 2013

by Ed Liuon October 4, 2013
Marvel Entertainment has released a new clip from Hulk and the Agents of S.M.A.S.H., set to premiere on Sunday, October 6, 2013, at a special time of 7:00 PM (8:00 PM Central) on Disney XD. OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS BIG HEROES! BIG VILLAINS! AND BIGGER ADVENTURES…this week Share Your Universe with Thor as he joins the Hulks […]


Review: “The Little Mermaid” Diamond Edition – Everything You May or May Not Have Loved, Now in High-Def.

by Weathermanon October 4, 2013
So, Disney has re-released The Little Mermaid, this time on Blu-Ray. It looks gorgeous, from a technical standpoint at least. However, this is the part that will probably get me a lot of angry letters: it’s a great presentation of a very average movie. *braces for the torches and pitchforks* Everyone had their shot? *ducks* […]

CLIP: The Howling Commandos Join “Ultimate Spider-Man” for Halloween on October 5, 2013 (UPDATED with Clip #2)

by Ed Liuon October 2, 2013
Marvel Entertainment has released the following video clip from the upcoming Halloween episode of Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man, set to premiere on Disney Channel on Saturday, October 5, 2013, at 9:00 PM (8:00 PM Central): OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: BIG HEROES! BIG VILLAINS! AND BIGGER ADVENTURES…this week Share Your Universe with a brand new Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man Halloween […]

Disney's Planes

PR: “Disney’s Planes” Blu-ray Combo Pack Coming on November 19, 2013

by Ed Liuon September 30, 2013
The High-Flying Adventure About Dreams Taking Flight Lands on Blu-ray™, DVD, Digital HD and On-Demand on November 19, 2013, Just in Time for the Gift-Giving Holiday Season Burbank, Calif., September 27, 2013 – Disney’s heartwarming family comedy, “PLANES,” revved up with high-flying action and adventure, lands in homes and mass retailers nationwide on November 19th. […]

Disney Releases New “Frozen” Trailer

by Ed Liuon September 26, 2013
Walt Disney Feature Animation has released the new trailer for Frozen, the upcoming CGI animated film slated for release on November 27, 2013.


Den of Geek Interviews Disney’s Peter Del Vecho on “Frozen,” “Treasure Planet,” & More

by Ed Liuon September 25, 2013
Den of Geek has interviewed Disney producer Peter Del Vecho about his work on Frozen, Treasure Planet, and other films at the studio. Among other topics, Del Vecho discusses the rationale behind some of the changes on the path from The Snow Queen to Frozen; changes in the studio from Tangled to Frozen; technical challenges […]

First Look Images at Disney’s “The Pirate Fairy” Released

by Ed Liuon September 23, 2013
In conjunction with last week’s International Talk Like a Pirate Day, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released the following first-look images from The Pirate Fairy, set for release in a Blu-ray Combo Pack in Spring 2014. The movie stars Christina Hendricks as Zarina (at left in the photo above) and Tom Hiddleston as James […]


Disney Moves Pirates To 2016

by Alex Beanon September 19, 2013
Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum! Jack Sparrow will have at least another year of rum all to himself and any wenches he chooses as Disney has elected to move the newest “Pirates of the Caribbean” sequel – the fifth in the franchise – to a new release date in 2016. “Pirates of […]

Disney Moves “Maleficent” Closer, But “Dinosaur” And “Dory” Farther Away

by Alex Beanon September 19, 2013
With the possibility of trying to lure people into the cinema during 2014 World Cup in Brazil and competing against sequels from entrenched franchises Transformers and Fast & Furious, Disney has decided instead to move Maleficent – its film about the villain from Sleeping Beauty and starring Angelina Jolie – back to a May 30, […]