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Walt Disney World workers to rally for higher wages

Mon, 2017-09-25 12:08

Walt Disney World workers are planning to rally for improved wages. Right now six unions represent around 38,000 of Walt Disney World’s workers. They’re in the middle of negotiations to earn higher wages and improve the living conditions for them and their families. The group is planning to hold “Rally...

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Very Merrytime Disney Cruises still available in 2017

Mon, 2017-09-25 11:55

If you’re looking for a magical vacation for your family this holiday season, consider a trip that’s both nautical and nice: a Disney cruise that’s all decked out with holiday cheer. Starting early November, all four ships of the Disney Cruise Line add sparkle as part of its Very Merrytime...

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Big Hero 6 The Series — First Extended Clip

Mon, 2017-09-25 03:47

A new extended clip for Big Hero 6 The Series on DisneyXD is a much welcome sneak peek at how the characters will appear in the new show. In the clip Hiro, Baymax, Honey Lemon, Go Go, and Wasabi defuse a situation at the Lucky Cat Café before attending to...

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Second American Idol Judge Revealed

Mon, 2017-09-25 03:31

Auditions for the revival of American Idol coming to ABC have been underway for a few weeks. In previous seasons, you’d expect the show’s judges to make appearances at the auditions, but until yesterday we knew just one of the judges – Katy Perry. We now know the name of...

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Omaze offers chance to stay in Cinderella Castle Royal Suite

Fri, 2017-09-22 11:35

If you’ve ever dreamed of being treated like Magic Kingdom royalty with your own stay in the Cinderella Castle Royal Suite, Omaze is now offering you your chance to win a stay. To win this once-in-a-lifetime experience you are being asked to make a donation to Give Kids The World...

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Cars Land at Disney California Adventure has new Halloween transformation

Fri, 2017-09-22 11:10

Lightning McQueen, Tow Mater, and the residents of Cars Land are part of a new transformation of the town of Radiator Springs into Radiator Screams for Halloween at Disney California Adventure. The Cars are ready to celebrate Halloween, or as they call it “Haul-O-Ween,” and have decorated their establishments for...

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Disney World to livestream Boo-To-You Halloween Parade tomorrow night

Thu, 2017-09-21 11:43

One of the real highlights of Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party (MNSSHP) at the Magic Kingdom is the delightful Boo-to-You Halloween Parade. Alas, since MNSSHP is a hard-ticket event, you can’t just walk in and see the parade unless you’ve bought a ticket to the event. But don’t worry, Disney World...

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Star Wars themed evening party returning to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Thu, 2017-09-21 03:46

In April of this year, timed to line up with the Star Wars Celebrations event being held in Orlando, Disney’s Hollywood Studios held their first Star Wars: Galactic Nights after-hours hard-ticket event. Now they’ve announced a return of the event on December 16. Offering a lineup similar to the former...

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Star Wars Rebels Season 4 TV Schedule

Thu, 2017-09-21 02:11

Star Wars Rebels will return for its fourth and final season beginning in less than a month. If you want to get your viewing schedule set, the Force is on your side. DisneyXD just released the schedule for the first part of the season. It looks like many episodes will...

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Gondola Construction Alert for Resort Guests

Wed, 2017-09-20 12:18

We had some friends visiting Walt Disney World resort this last week and they invited us to share a few nights in their room at the Art of Animation (The Lion King building in this case). Among the various flyers and handbooks you expect to find at a hotel was...

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The 22 Disney films set for release in 2018 and 2019

Wed, 2017-09-20 02:03

There are just three big films left in Disney’s oeuvre for 2017. “Thor: Ragnarok,” “Coco,” and “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” all promise to make big bucks at the box office capping off what would normally be a good year for Disney, but is a bit of a let down...

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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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