Disney’s Hollywood Studios Reportedly Preps for Overhaul

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While many Walt Disney World Addicts have been known to say, "It'll always be MGM to me," it cannot be denied that changes to the park, and closings of beloved areas are causing more and more to see Disney's Hollywood Studios as no more than a "half-day park."  But Disney has a plan, and while that plan will be revealed more thoroughly at the D23 Expo in Anaheim this August, we can preview a little of what is expected to come.Rumors indicate that the Disney Parks board of directors has … [Read more...]


Pixar’s Inside Out Debuts With 91 million at the box office

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Pixar's Inside Out debuted this weekend with 91 million in ticket sales in North America.-  Although it did not open as number one movie of the weekend, the sales place Inside Out into the 2nd place slot for biggest Pixar opening ever, behind Toy Story 3.Estimated sales were expected to be in the 60 million range as is customary with Pixar films, but by Friday night, it had already sold 34.2 million making it the biggest number 2 debut of all times.Inside Out brings us the story of 11 … [Read more...]


Meet The Cast of Disney / Pixar’s Inside Out!

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Disney Pixar Studios brought together the cast from their upcoming new movie "Inside Out" for a hysterical hour of questions, answers and comments.Phyllis Smith (Sadness), Bill Hader (Fear), Amy Poehler (Joy), Lewis Black (Anger) and Mindy Kaling (Disgust) walked into the conference room and immediately had the audience laughing.The first question asked was the casts' reaction when they read the screenplay.  Phyllis was excited, while Bill, who is a huge fan was offered the part of Fear … [Read more...]


Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out Is Packed Full Of Emotions

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"Inside Out" is packed full of emotions.  Five to be exact, all living in Headquarters inside 11 year old Riley's head.   Taking us on an "emotional" trip through the turmoil of Riley's life, Inside Out gives us a good, hard look at what might go on inside our own headquarters.Inside Out starts off with baby Riley making memories and storing exciting life events.  The memories and events are monitored by the emotions in Headquarters - Joy (the main emotion), Anger, Disgust, Fear and Sadness. … [Read more...]


Disney Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur Reveals Voice Cast

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Disney Pixar Studios upcoming Thanksgiving holiday movie, The Good Dinosaur has the voices cast and has brought in an amazing and talent group of actors to bring the story of Arlo to the screen.Director Peter Sohn and Producer, Denise Ream bring us a movie that asks the question - what if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed and dinosaurs never became extinct?   The Good Dinosaur gives a peek at what life might be when Arlo, an Apatosaurus, becomes friends with a "human" … [Read more...]


New Disney Short “Lava” Coming To Theaters

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Pixar Animation Studios' new movie preview, Inside Out,  was held a few days ago at the Walt Disney Studios in Burbank.   As I sat down and checked in on Instagram with our fellow addicts, the Disney rep shared that we would be starting the evening's entertainment with the new short - LAVA.  I was curious to see what it was about as I had heard a few bits and pieces of a Hawaiian themed short about a volcano.The short started and the romantic in me was instantly swept away.  Only seven … [Read more...]


Inside Out Trailer Gives Us A Look At Our Emotions

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Disney Pixar's original new movie "Inside Out" is coming to theaters later this month.  To make the wait easier, Disney has shared a new trailer where we can get a glimpse inside Headquarters and meet the emotions who live there.   Eleven year old Riley is your typical tween who's family has just moved to San Francisco causing a bit of emotional upheaval.   To keep things in control, Riley's 5 emotions work hard to try to keep things under control at Headquarters (the control center inside … [Read more...]


New teaser trailer and poster for Disney’s The Good Dinosaur

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"The Good Dinosaur" asks the question: What if the asteroid that forever changed life on Earth missed the planet completely and giant dinosaurs never became extinct?  Pixar Animation Studios takes you on an epic journey into the world of dinosaurs where an Apatosaurus named Arlo makes an unlikely human friend. While traveling through a harsh and mysterious landscape, Arlo learns the power of confronting his fears and discovers what he is truly capable of.Coming to theaters November 25, 2015! … [Read more...]


New Merchandise Inspired by Disney – Pixar’s “Inside Out”

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Disney Consumer Products has announced the launch of a new product line inspired by Disney∙Pixar's original comedy-adventure, Inside Out. Directed by Academy Award-winner Pete Docter ("Up") and debuting in theaters June 19, 2015,Inside Out takes us to the most extraordinary location of all – inside the mind. Best-in-class licensees including TOMY, Freeze, Mighty Fine, KIDdesigns, Inc., UGG, Jay Franco, Random House and Chronicle Books in addition to Disney Publishing Worldwide and Disney Store … [Read more...]


Top 10 WDW Experiences For Disney-Pixar Movie Addicts!

Walt Disney World Resort will open the doors to its newest resort hotel with Disney's Art of Animation Resort, a value property consisting primarily of family suites that immerse guests into the magical worlds of classic Disney and Disney•Pixar films. The Finding Nemo wings of the resort will open May 31; Cars will open June 18, and The Lion King will open August 10. The value rooms at The Little Mermaid wings will open on September 15.

Disney-Pixar pals are some of my kids' favorite Disney characters and Walt Disney World isn't just for the classic films and Princesses anymore. They have successfully incorporated many Pixar films and characters into the rides and resorts. My Disney Addict daughter, Jasmine, is  so excited to see the newest Disney-Pixar film "Inside-Out"  so she made a list of the Top 10 best ways to have a Pixar Character filled Disney trip:10. Toy Story Midway Mania 3D  is one of the best rides at … [Read more...]