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Star Wars: The Last Jedi rises to $45M for Thursday Preview

Fri, 2017-12-15 18:47

The suits in Burbank have to be happy with the box office performance of Star Wars: The Last Jedi which has already posted an estimated $45 million in Thursday evening previews. This ranks as the second highest domestic preview gross of all time, coming in 55 percent ahead of Rogue...

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Marvel’s Scarlet Witch is the key to more Mutants in the MCU

Fri, 2017-12-15 12:54

Mutants Wanda Maximoff (Scarlet Witch) and her twin brother Pietro Maximoff (Quicksilver) were briefly introduced into the MCU in Captain America: The Winter Solidier but had more prominent roles in Marvel’s 2015 film Avengers: Age of Ultron. I believe the Scarlet Witch is Marvel’s Key to introducing other mutants and...

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Vote for the Best Restaurants in Orlando

Fri, 2017-12-15 12:45

There are a lot of great restaurants in Central Florida. One of the rewards of living here and dealing with the heat and humidity all the time is all the great dining that’s available at our finger tips. Orlando food critic-at-large Scott Joseph is having a popular poll on his...

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Wake up on Christmas to the Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration on ABC

Fri, 2017-12-15 12:27

Wake up early and get those presents open because Disney has a treat for you on Christmas morning. The “Disney Parks Magical Christmas Celebration” promises a celebrity filled showcase of seasonal sights, performances, and traditions, including the beloved Christmas day parade from Disney’s beloved theme parks. Tune in December 25...

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New Year’s Eve events at Walt Disney World to ring in a magical New Year

Fri, 2017-12-15 04:42

If you’re looking to ring in the New Year in the most magial way possible, you can’t go wrong at Walt Disney World. From special dinners to sparkling toasts, from ear shattering fireworks to rocking New Year’s Eve parties, the vacation kingdom has something for everyone. If you want to...

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Touring The Edison and neighboring new restaurants at Disney Springs

Thu, 2017-12-14 13:17

Yesterday we had the opportunity to explore four big new dining concepts coming to Disney Springs in the near future. Only The Edison has announced an opening date so far, it’s Grand Opening party on New Year’s Eve, but the rest look very close to opening as well. Unfortunately, we...

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Disney and Fox close to announcing acquisition deal say reports

Thu, 2017-12-14 08:02

21st Century Fox is down to one suitor, The Walt Disney Company, to purchase the majority of its assets as the Murdoch family looks to offload much of their media ownership. The expected $60 Billion deal in cash and stock could be announced as soon as today. Any deal this...

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New Disney Movies on Netflix beginning in January

Thu, 2017-12-14 03:15

Are you a cord cutter looking forward to a Disney streaming service similar to Netflix? I hope you’re patient, Disney’s new streaming service won’t begin until 2019. In the meantime we’re happy that these Disney movies are making their way on to the Netflix service for our on-demand viewing pleasure:...

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Fun facts and secrets of Pixar’s “Coco”

Wed, 2017-12-13 13:05

The movie “Coco” urges you to seize your moment and make the most of your life. The artists of Pixar’s Animation Studios are known for seizing the moment to insert the occasional Easter egg into their films and “Coco” is no exception. This new video reveals some of the hidden...

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Russell and Dug from Pixar’s “UP” get own show at Disney’s Animal Kingdom

Wed, 2017-12-13 12:49

Your visit to Disney’s Animal Kingdom is meant to be an adventure through nature as only Disney’s creative geniuses can provide. In the animated world, Pixar created their own team of nature explorers in the movie “Up.” Now Russell and Dug from that movie will star in their own all-new...

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Highlights of EPCOT’s Festival of the Holidays Food Kitchens

Wed, 2017-12-13 04:02

As with the other three festivals held yearly at EPCOT, the newly renamed and re-imagined Festival of the Holidays food has become central to the experience. We recently had the chance to sample a few of the signature dishes available in the Holiday Kitchens located around the World Showcase. Our...

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Star Wars royalty meets actual Royalty at London Premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Wed, 2017-12-13 02:38

Star Wars royalty met actual Royalty as the Duke of Cambridge and Prince Harry attended the Royal Premiere of Star Wars: The Last Jedi in London this week. Fresh off a huge gala premiere in Hollywood, much of the cast and production team for the 8th episode in the Star...

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‘Incredibles 2’ image has us ready for more from Pixar

Tue, 2017-12-12 12:50

The first family of supers is all together in the first image released from Pixar’s upcoming “Incredibles 2” animated feature. It shows Mr Incredible, Elastigirl, Dash, Violet, and the baby Jack-Jack all in their costumes in some sort of downtown area. The image has the same grey visual aesthetic as...

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The Edison at Disney Springs Grand Opening Party on New Year’s Eve

Tue, 2017-12-12 12:36

It may be Disney Springs most-anticipated venue to open yet. The Edison plans to open up with a bang in a dazzling Grand Opening party on New Year’s Eve. The event will showcase its Steampunk Industrial Gothic-style, crave-worthy food, and exceptional cocktails plus a truly spectacular lineup of world-class entertainment....

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Disney Cruise Line honored by Cruise Critic Awards

Tue, 2017-12-12 12:16

Cruise Critic is a community of over five million cruise fans and a leading authority on cruise reviews and information. Each year their editors award the top cruise lines in a number of categories in their Cruise Critic Editors Picks Awards. For 2017 Disney Cruise Line was awarded both “Best...

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Is a new EPCOT Resort coming to park’s main entrance?

Tue, 2017-12-12 05:10

A recent cast member forum at Walt Disney World revealed that there are future plans for at least one more large hotel at Walt Disney World is the Orlando resort’s future. The most persistent rumor is that it will be a new Monorail hotel, but this time not on the...

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Visiting the Christmas Bricktacular at Legoland Florida

Tue, 2017-12-12 04:04

Editor Note: Once again please welcome back Guest Author Lisa Defrin. We were invited to bring our family and attend LEGOLAND Florida for this year’s Christmas Bricktacular. I loved all the Christmas decorations made out of LEGO bricks. It wasn’t surprising but the execution was spot on. LEGOLAND continues to...

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Disney earns five Golden Globes nominations

Mon, 2017-12-11 16:16

The Walt Disney Company earned five nominations in this mornings Golden Globes list. With categories for television and movies, including online streaming services, the competition is tougher than ever. This year’s Golden Globes nominees include a lot of first-timers: Best Animated Film: Coco Best Original Song: “Remember Me” – Coco....

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi and what’s next from Lucasfilm

Mon, 2017-12-11 12:54

The Hollywood Premiere of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” drew celebrities and fans from around the globe and early word on the film is exceedingly good. The movie opens in the US with early shows on Thursday and it’s expected to clear well over $200 Million in its opening weekend....

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Pixar’s ‘Coco’ works its magic at box office for third week

Mon, 2017-12-11 12:20

The weekend before “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” is destined to rule everything for the foreseeable future, Pixar’s “Coco” spent its third week atop the box office charts. The animated tale brought in $73.6 Million around the globe with $18.3M of that domestically. In the US, the box office numbers...

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