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Walt Disney Presents: now with more models

Sat, 2017-09-16 17:48

As we mentioned before the fan favorite exhibit and movie attraction One Man’s Dream has been given a new treatment and re-imagined into Walt Disney Presents. The first half is still all the history leading up to the creation of Disneyland, but the second half has now gone theme park...

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Disney’s Frozen musical officially opens in Denver, first photos & video

Fri, 2017-09-15 11:31

On September 14, 2017, Disney’s Broadway-bound musical Frozen moved from previews (the stage musical equivalent of a soft opening) to it’s official opening night at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts in Denver, CO. To celebrate the event Disney Theatrical shared video of the opening night curtain call. Disney...

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The Walt Disney Company donates $2.5 million in aid to support Hurricane Irma victims

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:53

With such a huge presence in Central Florida, it is part of Disney’s DNA to support local charities and causes as a regular course of business, but they’re also stepping up to the plate to help the community recover from Hurricane Irma with a $2.5 million donation. The donation will...

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Sneak peek of Pixar’s ‘Coco’ coming soon to Disney Parks

Thu, 2017-09-14 12:38

Guests at Disneyland and Walt Disney World resorts will son be able to see a sneak peek of Pixar’s next film “Coco” soon. Set to begin November 3rd, the special previews will be held in the newly rechristened “Walt Disney Presents” attraction (formerly One Man’s Dream) at Disney’s Hollywood Studios,...

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Cute alert: child-sized Disney t-shirt line taunts parents with messages

Wed, 2017-09-13 13:12

If you’ve ever accused your Disney child (or even better your niece or nephew) of having too much sass for their own good, this new line of cute kid-sized t-shirts at Walt Disney World will have you opening your preferred payment platform. Some of the shirt appear to even taunt...

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J.J. Abrams returns to direct Star Wars Episode IX

Tue, 2017-09-12 15:04

After a triumphant turn at the helm of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which relaunched the Star Wars Skywalker saga’s third trilogy in 2015, J.J. Abrams is returning to Lucasfilm to write and direct the final movie in the trilogy, Episode IX. Joining Abrams in writing duties will be Chris...

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Videopolis: You’ve Got a Friend in Me from Toy Story

Sat, 2017-09-09 17:10

Pixar’s first full length computer animated feature film “Toy Story” features a wonderful soundtrack from Randy Newman. It’s theme song “You’ve Got A Friend In Me” is still instantly familiar to fans everywhere. So we’re excited to feature a unique flute-only cover of the song by flutist and arranger Gina...

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Hurricane Irma prep at Disney’s Hollywood Studios reveals Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Fri, 2017-09-08 12:22

We stopped by Disney’s Hollywood Studios for a brief visit yesterday where preparations for the arrival or Hurricane Irma were already very visible. To prepare for high winds they are in the process of removing most of the tarps from around the construction areas revealing construction on Star Wars: Galaxy’s...

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Disney to add Star Wars and Marvel to its streaming service after all

Fri, 2017-09-08 11:14

As we reported last month, The Walt Disney Company is planning to spin-up it’s own Disney-branded streaming service in 2019. Actually, there will be two separate services, one for ESPN and one for Disney’s movie studio and television products. Disney CEO Bob Iger initially played coy about whether the Marvel...

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New holiday projection show arriving on Sunset Blvd at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Fri, 2017-09-08 03:49

Starting November 9 through December 31, Disney’s Hollywood Studios will be home to a new holiday themed digital projection show called Sunset Seasons Greetings. It will take place on Sunset Blvd and will feature projections on buildings, billboards, and the infamous Hollywood Tower of Terror. According to Disney’s official description:...

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Hurricane Irma related closures at Disney and in Orlando

Fri, 2017-09-08 03:40

It’s Friday and the storm isn’t expected to bring tropical storm force winds to the area until Saturday afternoon, but already we’re getting news of closures in the Orlando area that might impact your Disney vacation? We’ll keep track of them here and update this story as we learn more....

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Disneyland Resort announces dates for Holiday season

Thu, 2017-09-07 11:42

It’s the most wonderful time of the year at the Happiest Place on Earth when the holidays arrive at Disneyland Resort. This year the season will run from November 10 through January 7 and Disneyland is bringing back many of your favorite experiences throughout the entire resort. Disneyland will include...

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El Capitan Theatre hosts “Dream Big Princess” films

Thu, 2017-09-07 11:30

It’s Disney’s movie palace located right in the heart of Hollywood; the El Capitan Theatre is home to movie premieres and special events along with some of the latest releases. Running September 8 through October 1, it will be host to a series of movies meant to celebrate Disney’s new...

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Star Wars Rebels Complete Season 3 Blu-Ray Review

Thu, 2017-09-07 11:17

It takes 3 blu-ray discs or 4 dvds to fit in the entire Star Wars Rebels third season and all the bonus material. We enjoyed watching every minute of it as Star Wars Rebels contains some of the most epic and engaging storytelling ever from Disney and Lucasfilm. You can...

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Production on Disney’s Aladdin is underway, first photo from set

Thu, 2017-09-07 04:36

It looks like Aladdin has rubbed the lamp and let loose the genie. Production is underway on Disney’s live-action adaption of it’s animated hit Aladdin. Will Smith, who will play the Genie, even snapped a selfie to commemorate the occasion. He was joined by fellow cast members Mena Massoud as...

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Pixar’s “Cars 3” coming to Blu-Ray November 7

Wed, 2017-09-06 12:02

It was the summer’s a high-octane hit, Pixar’s Cars 3 took the story of Lightning McQueen to a new level of family entertainment, returning the franchise to one of Pixar’s best. Now you’ll be able to enjoy Lightning McQueen, Cruz Ramirez and all their friends whenever you want as Disney...

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Treasures from the Disney Vault prepares September 11th lineup

Wed, 2017-09-06 11:38

The semi-regular Treasures from the Disney Vault nights on cable’s TCM channel have become must-watch TV for Disney fans hungry for that sense of nostalgia and history that is so integral to their love of the brand. Although TCM no longer sponsors the Great Movie Ride at Disney’s Hollywood Studios...

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Disney Cruise Line makes adjustments for Hurricane Irma

Wed, 2017-09-06 03:00

Disney Cruise Line has canceled cruises scheduled for departure from Port Canaveral on September 8, 9, and 11, and has already announced they’ll be shortening in progress cruises for the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy. Both ships have already modified their itineraries to avoid severe weather in the Western Caribbean...

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Lucasfilm makes change to helm of Star Wars Episode IX

Wed, 2017-09-06 02:44

In a statement today Lucasfilm revealed it has parted ways with Colin Trevorrow, who had been working on Star Wars: Episode IX as its director. “Lucasfilm and Colin Trevorrow have mutually chosen to part ways on Star Wars: Episode IX. Colin has been a wonderful collaborator throughout the development process...

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New animated Star Wars clips feature BB-8, Chewbacca, and the porgs

Tue, 2017-09-05 11:51

Over Labor Day weekend the official Star Wars YouTube account dropped three animated shorts they called “Star Wars blips.” These cartoons capture the fun Charlie Chaplin personality of the fan favorite droid BB-8, the celebrity status of R2-D2, and introduce the porgs, a dark side BB droid named BB-9E, and...

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