Posts Tagged ‘disney’
Finding Dory

“Finding Dory” Breaks Records with $136M Opening Weekend

by Ed Liuon June 20, 2016
Disney/Pixar’s Finding Dory conquered the box office in its premiere weekend, taking in an estimated $136.1 million in ticket sales domestically, dwarfing its nearest competition (Warner Bros. comedy Central Intelligence starring Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson and Kevin Hart, which took in an estimated $34.5 million). The total broke several box office records for an animated […]
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“Star Wars Rebels” Season Two Comes to Blu-ray August 30, 2016

by Peter Paltridgeon June 17, 2016
Disney and Lucasfilm announced today the second season of Star Wars Rebels would be coming to home video formats (Blu-Ray and DVD) this August. The rebel crew of the Ghost — now joined by Darth Vader’s former apprentice Ahsoka — continue their journeys in 22 new episodes across the galaxy. Now’s your chance to see […]


Review: “Zootopia” on Blu-Ray – Happily Hopping Home

by Weathermanon June 13, 2016
Zootopia is officially available for home release, which is really weird since it could still be found in theaters as of this disc’s street date. I doubt most of you really need me to tell you to buy it. Zootopia is certainly the most talked about animated movie of the year and maybe the most […]

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Interview: Trying Everything with “Zootopia” Co-Directors Byron Howard and Rich Moore

by Ed Liuon June 8, 2016
With more than 20 years at the studio, Byron Howard is a veteran of Walt Disney Feature Animation, starting as an animator on Pocahontas, Lilo & Stitch, Brother Bear, and the short film “John Henry.” He was co-director with Chris Williams on Bolt (which earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Animated Feature), and then […]
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Star Wars: Rogue One Going Through Reshoots

by Peter Paltridgeon June 1, 2016
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney and Lucasfilm’s upcoming offshoot Star Wars: Rogue One will be going through several weeks of reshoots after a rough cut of what currently exists was screened for top executives. Reshoots are common for big tentpole movies, or at least the type the studios really care about. In this instance, […]

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USA Today Offers First Peek At Cars 3

by Peter Paltridgeon May 30, 2016
USA Today blew the four doors off Cars 3 with an exclusive interview with the director, Brian Fee, as well as the first-published sketches from the production. The theme of Cars 3 is obsolescence. By now Lightning McQueen has established himself as one of the Car-Dominated World’s top racers, and he’s been around the track […]
Star vs. the Forces of Evil

“Star vs. the Forces of Evil” Season Two Premieres July 11, 2016 on Disney XD

by Ed Liuon May 26, 2016
STAR VS. THE FORCES OF EVIL, THE ANNIE AWARD-NOMINATED SERIES STARRING EDEN SHER, LAUNCHES ITS SECOND SEASON MONDAY, JULY 11, 2016 ON DISNEY XD — Al Yankovic, Mayim Bialik, Melissa Rauch, Zosia Mamet, Nick Lachey, Patrick Stump and Carl Weathers among Upcoming Guest Stars — The Annie Award-nominated series “Star vs. The Forces of Evil,” […]

Watch The First Teaser For Disney’s Beauty And The Beast Remake

Watch The First Teaser For Disney’s Beauty And The Beast Remake

by Peter Paltridgeon May 23, 2016
The Disney Live-Action Remake Train will not stop! With the runaway success of last month’s Jungle Book movie, you can expect a steady stream of real-world versions of Disney’s most famous animated classics. It’s nothing new: they’ve been doing this with regularity as far back as the 90’s, which is when the original Beauty and […]
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Alan Young, Voice Of Scrooge McDuck, Dead At 96

by Peter Paltridgeon May 20, 2016
Curse me kilts! It is already well known that 2016 has it in for stars of the 80’s, and this time it’s exacted its vengeance on the star performer of the classic DuckTales TV series. Alan Young was Disney’s official voice of Scrooge McDuck, beginning with the 1983 special “Mickey’s Christmas Carol,” followed by “Sport […]