Dumplin’ Movie is in Development by Walt Disney Studios

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The Walt Disney Studios has acquired the movie rights to the young adult novel, by Julie Murphy, titled "Dumplin'". The novel scheduled for publication on September 15, 2015, is the story of an overweight, yet confident teenaged girl named Dumplin’. While working at a local fast food spot, she meet a former jock and the mutual attraction begins. When Dumplin' starts to lose her confidence and doubt herself, she decides to get it back by showing the world that big girls can do anything skinny … [Read more...]


The Sword In The Stone Is Next In Line As A Live Action Remake

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The continuation of Walt Disney Studios quest to remake classics into live-action movies adds The Sword and The Stone to the list.Brigham Taylor who is also producing the live action version of The Jungle Book will head up production.  Bryan Cogman's script brings the story of a young King Arthur as he is mentored by the wise magician Merlin.  The Sword and the Stone, the final movie released before Mr. Disney's death is loosely based on the novel by T.H. White and part of the series The … [Read more...]


Disney is working on a live action Aladdin Prequel called Genie

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Walt Disney Studios is flying back to the world of Aladdin with Genie‬ a live-action Aladdin prequel.The new comedy would focus on the realm of the Genies and reveal how Aladdin's Genie ended up enslaved in the lamp. Presently Genies is only in the early stages of development and is being written by Damian Shannon and Mark Swift. No director has signed on yet but I expect that news to be very soon.Genie is just the first step in the Aladdin timeline with a long-term plan to have the … [Read more...]


John C. Reilly Is Back For Another Round In Wreck It Ralph 2

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John C. Reilly, the voice of our favorite video game hero, Wreck it Ralph, just confirmed he has signed on for the 2012 sequel.  Although The Disney Studios have not officially given the go ahead for the film, signing Reilly up and the previous statement by Director Rich Moore let's us know it is on the way.   Moore said he began exploring ideals for the sequel right away and was leaning toward the story line involving online and console gaming.Wreck-It Ralph released in theatres in 2012 … [Read more...]


Is A Prince Charming Live Action Movie Coming Our Way?

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The live action movies, Walt Disney Studios has adapted from many of our most loved fairy tales, have brought us a variety of stories with many more on the way.     Some have been direct adaptations (Cinderella) some pre or sequels and there have even been movies with a different perspective to the original fairy tales (Maleficent).To keep the momentum going, the studios are adding heroes to the list with the announcement of a Prince Charming script. Although Prince Charming has appeared … [Read more...]


Walt Disney Pictures “The Finest Hours” Trailer Now Available

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The new Walt Disney Studios herioc thriller "The Finest Hours" has just released the trailer.  Although short, it is just enough to get my heart racing and my excitement level rising.  This is my kinda action, suspense, thriller that I look forward to from Disney Studios.An all star cast including  Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Holliday Grainger, John Ortiz and Eric Bana heads up this true story about the four members of the coast guard who headed out in one of the worst storms … [Read more...]


Jack Sparrow Makes a Visit to Brisbane Children’s Hospital

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Actor Johnny Depp took a break from filming the latest Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales, film, not for personal time off but to visit the oncology and neurology wards of Lady Cilento Children's Hospital in Brisbane, Australia.Dressed as his famous character Captain Jack Sparrow and along with fellow Pirate, Stephen Graham, the duo spent over two hours in the hospital taking pictures, handing out gold coins and entertaining and providing joy to the hospital's young … [Read more...]


Walt Disney Studios Releases Trailer for Heroic Thriller “The Finest Hours”

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The debut of the upcoming Walt Disney Studios movie "The Finest Hours" trailer this Wednesday,  July 8th at 9:00 am PST on http://www.facebook.com/thefinesthoursmovie and again during its broadcast debut at 10 pm EST on the Discovery Channel brings together a star-studded cast and an edge of your seat, nail biting story.Starring Chris Pine, Casey Affleck, Ben Foster, Holliday Grainger, John Ortiz and Eric Bana.  Director, Craig Gillespie and Producers, Jim Whitaker and Dorothy Aufiero, bring … [Read more...]


Disney’s Untitled New Project About Charles Darwin

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There are very few details about a new untitled project Walt Disney Studios has just closed the deal on.   Stephen Gaghan will write an adventure film involving Charles Darwin, the British naturalist and geologist famous for his theories, including the Theory of Evolution.   Darwin traveled for 5 years on board the ship HMS Beagle charting the coastline of South America and made many discoveries which led to his being one of the most well known and influencial persons in history.Should be … [Read more...]


Marvel’s Ant-Man Celebrates World Premiere

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The Dolby Theatre in Hollywood, California was the place to be on June 29th, when the cast and crew of Marvel's latest hit "Ant-Man" celebrated the world premiere of the film.Ant-Man coming to theatres near you on July 17th, brings us the story of Scott Lang and Dr. Hank Pym who join forces to protect the secret of the amazing Ant-Man suit which allows the wearer to shrink in size but increase their strength.The action packed adventure full of edge of your seat scenes star Paul Rudd … [Read more...]