Leisure companies have come a long way since their lows in 2008/2009 when leisure spending, and tourism came to an almost complete halt. As the economy turned around for the better, three companies have benefited from an improved environment. No negotiating here Priceline.com Inc (NASDAQ:PCLN) reported first quarter earnings that grew 34% to the delight [...]
Marvel Studios may be chairman of the billion-dollar blockbuster club, but when it comes to comic-book-themed video games, DC Entertainment is starting to look untouchable. Following the huge success of Batman: Arkham City, Time Warner Inc (NYSE:TWX)‘s sequel, Batman: Arkham Origins, is due to arrive the week before Halloween. A new trailer previews the game, [...]
Soho Rep is the most thrilling theater in New York currently because they manage to consistently transform their cozy Walker Street space into the universe of each play they produce, blurring the line between seats and sets.
On Oct. 30 2012, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) announced a $4.05 billion acquisition of LucasFilm, the owner of the popular Star Wars franchise. That news, and other key factors, has sent shares of Disney up over 35% in less than seven months. One company also poised to benefit from the acquisition has also seen shares [...]
Do check out Curbed LA's map of 21 green spaces and hidden gardens around Los Angeles, including the one-acre public park perched on the third level of the Frank Gehry-designed Walt Disney Concert Hall. With outdoor space that good, there's...
Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar have released another new trailer for “Monsters University,” opening in theaters June 21st, 2013. The film has the voice talents of Billy Crystal, John Goodman, Steve Buscemi, Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina, Dave Foley, Sean P. … Continue reading ?
Walt Disney Studios and Pixar released a new "Monsters University" trailer on Wednesday. The video is shorter than some others that have been already released, but shows viewers how the students at M.U. party.The trailer is titled "It All Began Here." Some of the footage has been seen in past releases. Show More Summary
Walt Disney Pictures has released this new trailer for Monsters University which features "Roar," by Axwell and Sebastian Ingrosso of Swedish House Mafia. Also featuring a score by Randy Newman, the Dan Scanlon-directed prequel opens...Show More Summary
Life is good at The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). It’s summertime and the livin’ is easy. For now. Walt Disney has its fair share of notable challenges looming across its divisions. Yes, the U.S. economy is reportedly getting better all the time, but are the improvements enough to help spur the company to enjoy a strong [...]
Bracketed by Walt Disney reading quotes from Robert Henri’s The Art Spirit, this delightful short from 1958 briefly visits four Disney animators in the studio, where three of them are at the time working on the classic Sleeping Beauty animated feature, and then follows them into the California countryside, where they paint an old live [...]
By Robert Niles: ORLANDO -- I'm in Central Florida this week, mostly cover the opening of Antarctica: Empire of the Penguin at SeaWorld, but I'll be stopping by Walt Disney World during my visit as well (and maybe Universal Orlando -- see below). Show More Summary
Life is good at Walt Disney. It's summertime and the livin' is easy. For now. Walt Disney has its fair share of notable challenges looming across its divisions. Yes, the U.S. economy is reportedly getting better all the time, but are...Show More Summary
The House That Mickey Built has its share of challenges ahead, but for now, it's firing on all cylinders.
Amping up fans' anticipation for it's July release, Walt Disney Picture released a new trailer for "The Lone Ranger" on Tuesday (May 21). In the adventure/action flick, Native American warrior Tonto recounts the untold tales that transformed...Show More Summary
(Reuters) - ESPN, the sports channel that is Walt Disney Co's most profitable unit, is cutting 300 to 400 jobs across the company and closing a small Denver office, a person with knowledge of the cuts said.
The reductions, through layoffs and by leaving positions unfilled, come after a companywide efficiency review by the Walt Disney Company, which owns the sports network.
Christa B. Allen and Nick Wechsler hit the blue carpet at the Disney Media Networks International Upfront on Sunday (May 19) at the Walt Disney Studios Lot in Los Angeles. The actors were joined at the event by their Revenge co-star Henry Czerny. Representing the hit show Scandal at the event were Tony Goldwyn, Katie [...]
So, in case you missed it, there’s a new Lone Ranger movie coming out in a few weeks. Walt Disney has released the final trailer to entice you into the theater. Just seeing Johnny Depp in that makeup should be enough, unless you prefer...Show More Summary
Walt Disney Pictures has released the new trailer for The Lone Ranger, opening in theaters on July 3. From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and director Gore Verbinski, the filmmaking team behind the blockbuster "Pirates of the Caribbean"Show More Summary
Walt Disney Pictures has released a new theatrical trailer for Gore Verbinski’s “The Lone Ranger,” starring Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, Tom Wilkinson, William Fichtner, Barry Pepper, James Badge Dale, Ruth Wilson, and Helena Bonham Carter. From producer Jerry Bruckheimer and … Continue reading ?