Let’s hear it for Moneybook … oops … we mean Facebook. The social media megalith now commands 7.5 percent of global digital spending. Facebook recently reported a 53 percent YOY increase in quarterly revenue, 69 percent of which came from its moves into mobile advertising. “The social media giant has continued to pursue its digital […]
More fun times from Double Fine's Devs Play series. This episode, if you've seen the exceptional Lion King and Doom videos already, is centered on the studio's own baby, Psychonauts. Double Fine founder Tim Schafer and co. filed into a room to watch speedrunner Stephen "SMK" Kiazyk do his thing and boy, the ribbing was on point from both sides. Show More Summary
There’s snow business on Broadway tonight as most shows return to their normal schedules while NYC emerges from the Blizzard That Wasn’t. The exception is Disney’s two big family shows, Aladdin and The Lion King, which will take a second night off, according to company spokesman Dennis Crowley. Show More Summary
The Metropolitan Opera will resume performances, as will most Broadway shows, except for "The Lion King" and "Aladdin." Theaters outside New York were hit harder.
Ever since "The Lion King" debuted a little more than 20 years ago, everything the light touches has been its kingdom. The movie is one of the most cherished Disney films of all time, it was turned into the most successful musical ever and its soundtrack was Disney's most decorated until "Frozen" came along. Show More Summary
Julie Taymor, who typically works on the scale of The Lion King, for which she won a Tony Award, and Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark, for which she didn’t, will direct Oscar winner Anne Hathaway in Grounded, a solo play, at New York’s Public Theater this spring. Show More Summary
Seahawks fans roaring: The Patriots are the last team to win back-to-back Super Bowls, back when their tunnel mess was as bad as ours. “You just shared that demonstration of love and belief and never giving up and always fighting to the end. Show More Summary
Watch a video about the creation and legacy of the 1956 comic book "Martin Luther King and the Montgomery Story." The post The story behind the Martin Luther King, Jr., comic book appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Looking for a late-night snack, the young Martin Luther King, Jr., discovers instead the truth of interdependence. A short story by Charles Johnson. The post Dr. King’s Refrigerator appeared first on Lion's Roar.
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Find out what songs they'll be performing - HuffPost Entertainment Adorable miniprints of 2015's Oscar nominees - Moviefone NBC is making not 1, but 2 Dolly Parton movies - Vulture Why Scar is actually the good guy in The Lion King -...Show More Summary
He was more than just the "civil rights leader" he is remembered as today. Martin Luther King, Jr., was one of America's greatest moral philosophers. The post The King We Need appeared first on Lion's Roar.
Since its astonishingly high-rated debut last Wednesday, people have been referring to the new Fox nighttime soap Empire as a hip-hop King Lear. This is mainly because one of the characters sarcastically asks in the pilot, “We King Lear now?” With only one episode (which I recapped) under its snakeskin... More »
The actor, author, and undisputed King of Social Media George Takei reflects on his fascinating personal history The post Being Gay, Being Buddhist appeared first on Lion's Roar.
The wonderful world of Disney has long been suspected of hiding subliminal sexual messages in its animated films. From inappropriate words hidden in the sky in "The Lion King" to suggestive language in "Aladdin," the evidence against the Mouse seems to mount up fast... Show More Summary
Your next re-watch of Frozen, The Lion King, or Tarzan doesn't have be as painful as the previous thousand viewings, though: let the Mommyish Disney Movie Drinking Game relax that clenched jaw and furrowed brow. Instead of digging your...Show More Summary
For the second year in a row, Disney's "The Lion King" has emerged as Broadway's undisputed monarch, beating out perennial rival "Wicked" for the No. 1 box-office spot for 2014.
'Wicked' chalked up the best Christmas week box office, but 'The Lion King' is once again the year's top-selling show read more
Santa bestowed the gift of large audiences and high ticket prices on numerous Broadway shows last week, with several reporting record-breaking sales. Aladdin, The Lion King, A Gentleman’s... To view the full story, click the title l...
With three blockbuster musicals — Disney's Aladdin and The Lion King, along with Wicked — adding a ninth sold-out performance, and tourists paying top dollar for family-oriented plays and musicals, Broadway had a whopper of a week, with several house records going by the wayside. Show More Summary