Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson Ready To Jump Into The Jungle Cruise Movie

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Walt Disney Pictures has been talking about The Jungle Cruise movie for a few years, but has finally started to get things moving.   Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson tweeted the news about his meeting with writers, John Reque and Glenn Ficarra on September 1, 2015.Johnson who is known for his social media posts added some funny hashtags sharing the movie will be set in the 1920s.Pumped to kick off the writing for our Disney's JUNGLE CRUISE. Great meeting w/ our writers Requa & Ficarra who … [Read more...]


Disney Star Dean Jones Passes Away at 84

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Dean Jones former Disney star passed away from Parkinson's at the age of 84. He starred in "That Darn Cat!" and "The Love Bug," He became associated with Disney after he got a call from the man Walt Disney himself. He starred in a total of 10 movies for Disney.He went to Ashburn College in Kentucky. He also spent 4 years in the Navy. He was signed to MGM right after leaving the Navy. He went on to marry Mae Entwisle, who was Miss San Diego, in 1954. They had 2 daughters. He then had a son … [Read more...]


D23 Brings The Magic Of Aladdin To Three Cities

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D23 is bringing the magic of Aladdin to three lucky cities selected by Fans.   On September 19 and 20, 2015 at the locations listed below, Fans can enjoy very special free event to celebrate the release of Aladdin Diamond Edition.  Fans from all over the country voted and the 3 winning cities were all on the west coast - Sacramento, California, Seattle, Washington and Phoenix, Arizona.   D23 Members and their guests will enjoy a screening of the film including bonus clips and a special … [Read more...]


Transport to “Tomorrowland” available soon on Blu-ray Combo and Digital HD!

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Dreamers Wanted…Disney invites you to an incredible world of epic imagination where anything is possible. Buckle your seat belt, as the director of The Incredibles takes your family on an action-packed thrill ride. Tomorrowland transports you on an inspiring and magical journey of wonder and adventure to a place where if you can dream it, you can do it.Own it on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA) October 13!Join former boy genius Frank (George Clooney), … [Read more...]


Dwayne Johnson to Star in Disney’s ‘Jungle Cruise’ Movie

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We have some great news today! Disney has started production on an all new movie based off their classic theme park ride The Jungle Cruise. If that wasn't excitement enough they have already brought in Dwayne Johnson to star in the film! You might remember another Disney project he is already working on Moana. I saw scenes from Moana at the D23 Expo and it looks beautiful...John Requa and Glenn Ficarra have been hired to write the Jungle Cruise and as of right now no director has signed on. … [Read more...]


Is an Olaf Spin-off Movie coming before Frozen 2?

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Rumors and speculation about a Frozen 2 have been floating down since the premiere of Frozen.  One of the constant rumors that come up is the possibility of a Frozen spinoff movie about the lovable, laughable snowman, Olaf.In a recent interview for Josh Gad's new movie "Pixels" the conversation and questions quickly switched to the topic of our favorite snowman, Olaf. Josh who did an incredible job as the voice of Olaf in the original Frozen film, shared the following thoughts. "You know … [Read more...]


Is Disney’s Descendents 2 On The Way?

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The magical team behind The Descendants which premiered Friday, July 31st, gave Disney fans a whole new look at Disney Villains. In this top ranked movie, which brought in 6.6 million viewers, and another 1.4 viewers of the preview on July 24th, The Descendants bring us the offspring of some of our favorite or not so favorite villains.Director Kenny Ortega was asked if there were plans for a sequel. His response "Sure. I think-were you to ask the cast and crew-they'd agree that we'd all love … [Read more...]


Walt Disney Studios Wants Tom Cruise For New Musical

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Disney is considering Tom Cruise as the lead for the musical "Bob the Musical".  In talks with Pulitzer Prize winner, Michael Chabon to write the script, Disney already has Bret McKenzie (part of comedy duo from Flight of the Conchords and writer of many of the Muppets songs) on board for the musical portion.  Chabon has worked on several Disney projects including John Carter and remake of 20,000 Leagues under the Sea which is still in development."Bob the Musical" is the story of an average … [Read more...]


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...]