Disney Animation is closing the book on fairy tales

This sad article comes to us from the LA Times.Once upon a time, there was a studio in Burbank that spun classic fairy tales into silver-screen gold.But now the curtain is falling on "princess movies," which have been a part of Disney Animation's heritage since the 1937 debut of its first feature film, "Snow White." The studio's Wednesday release of "Tangled," a contemporary retelling of the Rapunzel story, will be the last fairy tale produced by Disney's animation group for the … [Read more...]





A Gift for Your Favorite Disney Enthusiast…and Families, Too!

We’ve got a great gift idea for the Disney aficionado in your life… and families will love it too.  It’s a membership to D23, Disney's first official fan club.  If you’re doing a Holiday round up of cool gift ideas, please consider including this suggestion.D23 celebrates all the wonder and excitement that began in 1923 when Walt Disney opened his studio in Hollywood. It keeps you up on all of Disney’s films, television and the parks.  Membership card gets you a ton of benefits … [Read more...]





Photos: Disney’s Tron Pop-Up Shop Launch With Exclusive Star-Studded Reception

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Olivia Wilde, Beau Garrett, Anis Cheurfa, James Frain, TRON Filmmakers, Merchandise, Red Carpet Arrivals & Grand Opening Ambience.WHO: Olivia Wilde (Quorra), Beau Garrett (Gem) Joseph Kosinski (Director), James Frain (Jarvis), Anis Cheurfa (Rinzler), and Jason Bentley as the evening's headlining DJ (also TRON: Legacy's music supervisor and KCRW's music director), along with other special guests. Plus, visuals of the pop-up shop & merchandise.WHAT: Photos of TRON: Legacy stars … [Read more...]





Video: Disney’s Prom Movie Dances to theaters

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At “Prom,” every couple has a story and no two are exactly alike. Several intersecting stories unfold at one high school as the big dance approaches; “Prom” portrays the precarious passage from high school to independence as some relationships unravel and others ignite.  For Nova Prescott (Aimee Teegarden), it’s a battle of wills as she finds herself drawn to the guy (Thomas McDonell) who gets in the way of her perfect prom. Fellow seniors Mei (Yin Chang) and Tyler (De’Vaughn Nixon) harbor … [Read more...]





TRON: Legacy-Inspired Clothing Collection by Opening Ceremony and Disney

Opening Ceremony has collaborated with Disney Consumer Products to create a special capsule collection inspired by the new Walt Disney Pictures' film, TRON: Legacy. Opening Ceremony travels into the TRON universe where high-tech aesthetics and neon dominate to create a futuristic fashion collection.TRON: Legacy's cinematic elements influenced this special capsule collection, from the high-speed Light Cycles to the characters' sleek uniforms. Incorporating the four main TRON colors, … [Read more...]