Walt Disney Studios has released the following turnaround videos to introduce new characters and old friends in Disney/Pixar’s Cars 2. The following stills and posters have also been released. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: Cars 2 is slated for release on June 24, 2011. Check out Toonzone News’ earlier coverage of Cars 2.
Walt Disney Studios and Pixar have released the following Cars 2 Showroom Turntable video for Lightning McQueen: The following character posters have also been released. Click any thumbnail to enlarge: Owen Wilson and Larry the Cable Guy will return in Cars 2 as Lightning McQueen and Tow Mater, respectively. The movie is scheduled for release […]
Walt Disney is developing a feature film based on its Disney Channel franchise Phineas and Ferb, Deadline Hollywood reports. The plans apparently call for a live-action/animation hybrid. It is not clear from the news article whether the project, which was announced by the Disney Channel’s Gary Marsh, would be released on a theatrical or television […]
Walt Disney of Kansas City made vulgar entertainments, and I mean “vulgar” in the best possible way. Everything he touched—the sacred, the profane, the mundane, the magical—he turned into the same mix of Kansas barnyard humor, Kansas classroom respectability, Kansas Sunday school piety, and Kansas nursery sentimentality. But everything vulgar is potent, too; the best […]
The Walt Disney quote on the packaging is truth in advertising: Fantasia is timeless. Seventy years after its debut in 1940, no production has brought animation and truly great music together in such a perfect synthesis. Fantasia was an experimental project of the best sort, an earnest attempt by Walt Disney and his company to […]
The best way I can describe Walt Disney Feature Animation’s Tangled, its fiftieth animated feature, is to say it’s everything I’d hoped The Princess and the Frog would be. While The Princess and the Frog often seemed at times like it was trying too hard to be a film from the Disney Renaissance, Tangled actually […]
The Los Angeles Times reports that after this Wednesday’s release of Tangled, the Walt Disney Corporation will not be producing any new films based on fairy-tales “for the foreseeable future.” The move is the latest in a series of decisions ranging from the cancellation of The Snow Queen and Jack and the Beanstalk feature films […]
Disney has set a launch window of February 2011 for their new Disney Junior programming block on the Disney Channel, which will also be their new multi-platform brand for children aged 2-7 and their families. Along with old Playhouse Disney favorites like Special Agent Oso, Handy Manny, and Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, the block will premiere […]