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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast – Production Facts

Tue, 2017-03-21 03:53

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast is on the road to being another mega-hit for Walt Disney Studios. But at one time it was questionable if it was even going to be a musical. Thankfully cooler heads prevailed and we have the beautiful lavish live-action $160 million production that is entertaining...

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Two great new Disney restaurants profiled on Eater

Mon, 2017-03-20 12:09

If you’re looking for some new culinary adventures at Walt Disney World, food-focused website Eater.com has sent its video series ‘Consumed’ to find the best of what’s new at the resort. Host Carlye Wisel takes a food lovers perspective on her travels and brings that same eye to what others...

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“Beauty and the Beast” cover video by Disney YouTubers Traci Hines and Nick Pitera

Mon, 2017-03-20 11:48

Traci Hines, YouTuber and part-time mermaid, is out with another fantastic music video, this one inspired by Disney’s classic tale of love and understanding overcoming seemingly impossible barriers, “Beauty and the Beast.” With a new movie bursting barriers at the box office, Hines deserves a lot of credit for assembling...

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Magic Kingdom – March Update

Mon, 2017-03-20 04:14

Last year the Magic Kingdom wrapped up a major overhaul of its central plaza, or hub, complete with a new forecastle stage and turrets for Cinderella Tower. Work continues around the Magic Kingdom on a number of smaller projects, some obvious, some less so. Here’s a quick look at what...

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast conjures huge box office for opening weekend

Sun, 2017-03-19 18:47

It might be Disney’s most magical tale and now it could be among its top box office earners too. Early numbers are in for the new live-action remake “Beauty and the Beast” box office debut and the numbers are impressive. The three day weekend total is estimated to be an...

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Josh Gad, of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, surprises guests at Magic Kingdom

Sun, 2017-03-19 17:55

This Friday, guests dining at “Be Our Guest” restaurant were treated to a surprise serenade by actor Josh Gad, who plays Gaston’s sidekick LeFou in the new live-action remake of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast.” Gad sang a rendition of “Be Out Guest” and took time to engage with fans...

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Disney to pay back wages after agreement with US Labor Department

Fri, 2017-03-17 18:19

Over 16,000 Disney employees who work for Walt Disney Parks and Resorts and Disney Vacation Club Management in Florida are eligible for back wages after the Mouse House met with the US Department of Labor and agreed to comply with the Fair Labor Standards Act and reimburse employees for previous...

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Disney Animation’s “Moana” sails beyond $600 million at box office

Fri, 2017-03-17 11:44

Although “Moana” is already available on Blu-Ray and digital download on Amazon in the US, Disney’s latest animated feature is still in theaters in other spots around the globe. That means it’s still climbing the box office charts. “Moana” just navigated its way to $600m million at the global box...

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Disney’s Big Hero 6 TV Series gets second season order before first even airs

Fri, 2017-03-17 03:16

Are you ready for the animated television version of Disney’s animated feature based on Marvel’s Big Hero 6? The cast of Disney’s “Big Hero 6 The Series” is excited about big news that the show has already been picked up for a second season on Disney XD, before the first...

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Star Wars themed Land Construction at Disneyland reveals future AT-ATs

Fri, 2017-03-17 02:49

Disneyland is in the middle of construction on its 14-acre Star Wars themed land. When it opens in 2019, it will bring the alien and droid filled world from a Galaxy, Far, Far Away to happy Disney fans in Anaheim, CA. The land will feature shops, stores, and restaurants filled...

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National Panda Day and Disneynature’s new film “Born in China”

Thu, 2017-03-16 21:07

Today is National Panda Day, which means it’s the perfect opportunity to do a little awareness for Disneynature’s next film – “Born in China.” A Panda family features prominently in the movie that will be hitting theaters on April 21st. Here are two clips from the movie the feature Pandas:...

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Disney-themed retro-vintage dress shop opening at Disney Springs

Thu, 2017-03-16 11:44

A new mini-store is coming to Disney Springs’ Marketplace Co-Op. “The Dress Shop” will focus on a whimsical collection of apparel and accessories that’s filled with nostalgia fans of Disney’s theme parks will love. Last year there was a small collection of clothing available at Disney’s Hollywood Studios that encouraged...

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Review: Disney’s Beauty and the Beast remake worthy of the original

Thu, 2017-03-16 06:15

In a kingdom in the French countryside, a mad king raises a twisted son while the people around him say or do nothing to prevent the son developing into an insolent prince. A beggar woman asks the prince for shelter, and when she is refused, she reveals herself to be...

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Pixar releases first official trailer for ‘Coco’

Wed, 2017-03-15 14:30

The next original story from Pixar is “Coco,” the story of an aspiring musician named Miguel (voice of newcomer Anthony Gonzalez) who teams up with charming trickster Hector (voice of Gael García Bernal) on an extraordinary journey through the Land of the Dead. The first official trailer was released today....

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Videopolis: Father, daughter duet covers Beauty and the Beast

Wed, 2017-03-15 12:19

Hey fellow Disney fans. It’s time for another Disney fan video of the week as part of our Videopolis series. Today we have Lance Horsley and his daughter Amoré. They perform a beautiful cover of the title song to “Beauty and the Beast” that will put you in the mood...

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Pixar Studios offers master class in storytelling

Tue, 2017-03-14 12:09

Have you been dreaming of a career in film making? Do you want to make your own animated short? Would you like to learn some of the secrets of telling a great story? Thanks to a new collaboration between Pixar and Khan Academy, you can learn from the masters of...

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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast screens for special audiences in New York City

Tue, 2017-03-14 04:06

The cast of Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast” were in New York City yesterday for a pair of special screenings of the new film. First Emma Watson, who plays Belle, shared her love of books with children from the NY Film Society for Kids at Lincoln Center’s Beale Theater. Later...

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 saves the galaxy in two new videos

Tue, 2017-03-14 02:50

Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 is getting the gang back together and we have a new clip and preview ad to get excited about. Both debuted during the Nickelodeon’s Kid’s Choice Awards. We’re not less than two months from seeing it in theaters on May 5th. Obviously. The...

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Pirates of the Caribbean to be feted at Disneyland for 50th Anniversary

Tue, 2017-03-14 02:01

For people who weren’t alive in 1967 it’s hard to understand how large a leap in themed entertainment Walt Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean attraction was at the time. Up until the time of the 1964 World’s Fair, the attraction had been planned as a walk-through wax museum, which was...

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Eden Espinosa discusses her role as Cassandra in Disney’s Tangled: Before Ever After

Mon, 2017-03-13 12:11

Disney Channel debuted it’s latest original movie over the weekend, Tangled: Before Ever After was a delightful, charming return to the world of Rapunzel and Eugene Fitzherbert. Among the new characters to the show was Cassandra, who is quickly established as the best friend and right-hand woman to Rapunzel. Cassandra...

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