Disney’s Lone Ranger Gallops to theaters Dec 2012


Disney and Jerry Bruckheimer's big-screen adaptation of The Lone Ranger has been given a December 21, 2012, release. Armie Hammer has signed on to play the role of The Lone Ranger and Johnny Depp is cast as his faithful sidekick Tonto.Production is set to begin later this year.Stay tuned to Chip and Co for more details. … [Read more...]

Google, Apple, Disney, BMW and LEGO are the World’s Most Reputable Companies


Google (GOOG) and Apple (AAPL) share the top spot in a study of the world's most reputable companies conducted by Reputation Institute. Disney (DIS), BMW (BAMXY.PK), and LEGO round out the top five in the 2011 Global RepTrak™ 100, a consumer study developed by Reputation Institute to assess the reputations of 100 of the world's most prominent companies.  The study provides an assessment of the global reputation landscape—the companies that are most liked, trusted, and respected by over … [Read more...]

Director Joe Johnston Joins Bill Campbell, Kevin Smith And Many More For D23’S 20Th Anniversary Celebration Of The Rocketeer

Acclaimed director Joe Johnston joins an out-of-this-world panel as D23: The Official Disney Fan Club celebrates the 20th anniversary of The Rocketeer. Johnston, whose work for Disney includes The Rocketeer, Honey, I Shrunk the Kids and Hildalgo, also helms this summer’s highly anticipated Captain America: The First Avenger. He joins the Rocketeer himself, actor Bill Campbell, make-up designer Rick Baker, screenwriters Danny Bilson and Paul De Meo and renowned illustrator William Stout to honor … [Read more...]

New Images and details on Pixar Short – La Luna


La Luna is the timeless fable of a young boy who is coming of age in the most peculiar of circumstances. Tonight is the very first time his Papa and Grandpa are taking him to work. In an old wooden boat they row far out to sea, and with no land in sight, they stop and wait.  A big surprise awaits the little boy as he discovers his family’s most unusual line of work.Should he follow the example of his Papa, or his Grandpa?Will he be able to find his own way in the midst of … [Read more...]

Kinect Disney Land – Now taking Preorders


Harnessing the controller-free magic of Kinect for Xbox 360, Kinect: Disneyland Adventures will allow children and Disney fans of all ages to explore Disneyland park, enjoy immersive adventures based on popular attractions, engage in challenging quests, and interact with beloved Disney characters using their full bodies and voices, no controller required. Kinect: Disneyland Adventures is your ticket to the magical world of Disneyland through Kinect, right in your living room.Discover … [Read more...]