When Disneyland opened in 1955, admission was $1. Today it's $72. Walt Disney was a pioneer of psychological pricing — but can anything persuade families to pay today's theme park prices?
By Robert Niles: We are approaching that time of year when the Walt Disney World theme parks raise their ticket prices. Last year, Disney raised the prices of a one-day ticket at the Magic Kingdom to $99 and the other parks to $94. Of course, few people buy one-day tickets to Disney World. Show More Summary
After Disney Tangled made its theatrical debut back in November of 2010, Roy Conli thought that there was no way to top the experience that this veteran producer had just had on that Walt Disney Animation Studios production. "I honestly thought that Tangled was going to be my Disney legacy. Show More Summary
Walt Disney World has reported the deaths of two guests in the past few months after riding on a couple of the tamer attractions in their theme parks. A Florida state report released on Wednesday reported that a woman died after riding...Show More Summary
Patina, Patina Restaurant Group's flagship restaurant in the Walt Disney Concert Hall in downtown Los Angeles, has announced both a new chef and a new menu format.
EXCLUSIVE: There’s no question that the Walt Disney Animation Studio is on a tear. After last year’s enormous worldwide boxoffice phenomenon, and double Oscar winner, Frozen it was thought ‘how do you top this?’. But although Disney’s...Show More Summary
DreamWorks Animation SKG, the upstart studio that once rivaled Walt Disney Studios in mining box-office gold from animated features, is embarking on a fresh round of layoffs following a string of disappointing releases.
Korean girls taste American snacks Girl doesn’t make reservation and gets angry then tells the manager that he was sexually harassing her at Walt Disney World. Betty White turns 93 and gets surprised by a flash mob. Her reaction is adorable! Large Octopus – tiny gap. Incredible squeeze! 3 year old contemplates the effects of […]
By Michael Swaim Published: January 19th, 2015
Henryk Górecki's Fourth Symphony, co-commissioned by the Los Angeles Philharmonic and given its U.S. premiere Friday night in Walt Disney Concert Hall, is powerful and peculiar. Just like the late Polish composer.
By Robert Niles: Jay Rasulo just threw an interesting twist into the mystery of who will be Bob Iger's replacement as the head of the Walt Disney Company. Rasulo, the current chief financial officer for Disney and the former head of the Disney parks, is one of two leading candidates to replace Iger when Iger's contract is up in 2018. Show More Summary
Walt Disney Co. Chairman and Chief Executive Bob Iger's compensation rose by 35.5% in 2014 to $46.5 million, according to a Securities and Exchange Commission filing.
After our seven night cruise aboard the Disney Fantasy, we decided to extend our stay in the Orlando area by three more days so we can experience a couple of the parks in Disney World. Walt Disney World is an […]
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By Robert Niles: Walt Disney World today filed plans with the South Florida Water Management District for a new Frozen meet and greet building, to be constructed between the Norway and Mexico pavilions at Epcot. We had known that Disney...Show More Summary
Towards the end of December last year, we learned Warner Bros. Pictures had moved back their gestating Jungle Book: Origins back to 2017, and now Walt Disney Pictures is making some changes to their schedule today and it involves pushing back their new live-action adaptation of The Jungle Book as well. Show More Summary
As you read through the liner notes for Walt Disney Record's Legacy Collection version of The Little Mermaid soundtrack (which is this terrific 2 disc exploration of the Academy Award-winning score that Howard Ashman & Alan Menken wrote...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Walt Disney World has begun removing arcade-game prizes from its resort hotels, according to an Orlando Sentinel report. The prize redemption counter at the All-Star Music is already gone, with redemption counters slated for removal at the Contemporary, All-Star Sports, Pop Century and Art of Animation. Show More Summary
Last night, Walt Disney Pictures released the second trailer for Joss Whedon’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. You can watch that trailer here, in case you haven’t seen it already. And for those of you who really want to take in all of theShow More Summary