“Fake” Disney theme park closes its gates

 Disney-style characters are found all over the Shijingshan Amusement Park in China, but owners claim they are different. Deputy general manager, Yin Zhiqiang, said: "The characters in our park just look a little bit similar to theirs. But the faces, clothes, sizes and appearances are different." They said that their characters look Chinese and meant for it to be that way.  A sign even recognizes that they are not Disney, "Disney is too far, so please come to Shijingshan." But Snow … [Read more...]


First Look: Disney Fantasy Atrium Lobby

Last week, Disney Parks Blog announced some of the incredible new details you’ll find aboard the Disney Fantasy when she sets sail in late March 2012.Here are some more details on the Disney Fantasy Atrium Lobby from DPB:One element we haven’t told you about yet is the atrium lobby. If you’ve sailed with us before, you’re familiar with that fantastic feeling of excitement you get when you board the ship and enter into the lobby.Differing from the Art Deco style of the Disney Dream, … [Read more...]


Muppets Movie Teaser Trailer

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Walt Disney Pictures released an all new Teaser Trailer that was attached to Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.Become a fan on Facebook: http://facebook.com/GreenWithEnvyMovieComing to theaters this November 23, 2011. … [Read more...]


Chip & Company Week in Review, May 23, 2011

This has been a busy week for the writers over at Chip & Company! There is so much to talk about. This week we’ll be looking more at some movie reviews and trailers, the opening of Star Tours 2.0, and other things, so let's get to it!Starting us off is Jennifer, who gives us a great review of the movie Gnomeo & Juliet! What did you think of the movie? Did you hear about a certain movie coming out soon? No, not THAT movie – I’m talking about Cars 2! Check out this trailer done … [Read more...]


D23’S The Rocketeer 20Th Anniversary Celebration at Historic El Capitan Theatre In Hollywood June 21

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In 1991 when The Rocketeer hit theaters, actor Bill Campbell effortlessly won fans over with his sincere portrayal of the heroic Cliff Secord. In honor of the 20th anniversary of this Disney film favorite, Campbell will participate in a panel discussion hosted by writer/producer/director — and self-proclaimed Rocketeer fan — Kevin Smith. The panel will occur immediately before an exclusive screening of the film on June 21, 2011 at the legendary El Capitan Theatre, where the film premiered two … [Read more...]