May we have a drum roll, please? Walt Disney Studios has made a major announcement: Star Wars Episode VIII will be titled... THE LAST JEDI! Wrote the company in a press release: We have the greatest fans in this or any other galaxy.Show More Summary
Frank Thomas was one of Walt Disney’s “Nine Old Men” Have a nomination for a jaw-dropping listing that would make a mighty fine House of the Day? Get thee to the tipline and send us your suggestions. We'd love to see what you've got. Location:...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: Most long-time theme park fans have a "go to" place where they buy their theme park tickets. But if you're new to theme parks such as Walt Disney World, Disneyland, or Universal ? or don't visit them very often ? you're probably wondering where to find the best deals on admission. Show More Summary
A key reason for the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s success is an emphasis, uncommon for orchestras, on family values, along with an unusual history of peaceful and caring transfer of power. The new year in Walt Disney Concert Hall began with appearances by the orchestra’s former Hollywood Bowl Music...
Animated movies go through a lot of changes before they hit theaters, but "Zootopia" became a whole different movie. After spending two years developing "Zootopia," director Byron Howard, Walt Disney Animation head John Lasseter, and...Show More Summary
There’s a ride at Walt Disney World called Rock n’ Roller Coaster. At the very beginning of the ride, the car you ride in goes from a dead stop to over 60 mph in less than three seconds. What a rush! While that’s enough to get anyone’s heart racing, the folks at Disney don’t leave […] The post Do you rush things? appeared first on Drew's Marketing Minute.
There was, maybe, one minor thing wrong with the LA Phil New Music Group’s all-Steve Reich program, a celebration of the composer’s 80th birthday, at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Tuesday night. Some of the percussion a small some of the time was a tad over-amplified. Everything else, everything...
When it comes to animation, Walt Disney Pictures has long been a shining example of how to tell stories that not only strike an emotional chord but also deliver stunning visuals. Though there are some who think the House of Mouse isShow More Summary
By Sue Rodman Walt Disney World consistently tops most lists for best family travel destination. However, spending several days at the Disney theme parks can get expensive. When I talk with people about getting the [...] The post FREE things to do at Walt Disney World appeared first on.
BURBANK, Calif., Jan. 13, 2017 — Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Moana, the sweeping story of a spirited teenager who sets sail on a daring adventure to save her people, starring newcomer Auli‘i Cravalho as the voice of brave and tenacious Moana and Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson (HBO’s Ballers, Central Intelligence) as the larger-than-life demigod Maui, […]
By Robert Niles: Following Walt Disney World's decision to reopen Main Street USA in the mornings before the Magic Kingdom opens officially, Disney is adding new breakfast options on and near Main Street to accommodate hungry guests while they wait for the rope drop. Show More Summary
In “Quest for the Faceplant,” Donald’s out to catch a monstrous man-eating plant for Uncle Scrooge—but will pirates get there first? Then Donald turns soap opera actor in “As the … The post Walt Disney’s Comics and Stories #736 appeared first on CBR.com.
In this edition of Theme Park Bits: Universal Studios’ Race Through New York Starring Jimmy Fallon will open in April. Walt Disney World’s newest water ride has a new name and opening date. The Iron Man Experience ride has officially opened in Hong Kong Disneyland. Show More Summary
Anna Kendrick may star in a new Walt Disney movie as a female version of Santa Claus. Kendrick has reportedly entered into discussions regarding the project, according to Variety. The movie currently does not have a name. At the moment, iMDB is currently calling it the “Untitled Santa Claus Project.” Variety notes that it is... Show More Summary
I prepared for the Los Angeles Philharmonic’s concert at Walt Disney Concert Hall on Friday night by listening to a recording of Ravi Shankar playing the lovely dawn raga “Lalit” as L.A.’s morning light poured in the window. It was a marvelous way to start the day. “Lalit” is the source material...
Walt Disney Co. Chief Executive and Chairman Robert Iger’s total compensation was $43.9 million during the company’s most recent fiscal year, according to a Securities Exchange Commission filing. His compensation during fiscal 2016, which ended Oct. 1, was down 2.3% from $44.9 million a year earlier...
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Moana is coming to home video with a fleet of extras including a new Moana mini-movie and the theatrical short, Inner Workings. Moana will be available in Digital HD on February 21st and on Blu-ray and DVD on March 7th. Follow the jump for a complete list of bonus material (and … Continue reading Moana Comes To Home Video Beginning in February! ?
Earlier this month, the Tower of Terror ride at Disneyland in Anaheim, California permanently closed to make way for a Guardians of the Galaxy ride, coming later this year. And though the Tower of Terror at Walt Disney World in Florida remains, the CA closure reminded us of the movie the ride inspired 20 years ago. Read more...
By Robert Niles: Walt Disney World this morning opened the first of six weekends of its new Epcot International Festival of the Arts. Featuring visual, performing and culinary arts, the festival helps fill the gap on the calendar between Epcot's Food and Wine and Flower and Garden festivals. Show More Summary
“We keep moving forward, opening new doors, and doing new things, because we’re curious and curiosity leads us down new paths.” – Walt Disney Over the past 200 years, the human race has experienced a staggering advancement in the fields...Show More Summary