Disney’s Tangled Passes $100 Million in Domestic Box Office


Disney’s 50 th animated feature film, Tangled, passed the $100 million mark at the domestic box office today. Tangled, which began its theatrical run over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend, becomes the 68 th title in the history of The Walt Disney Studios to reach this milestone. In addition, Tangled is the only film this year to earn an A+ CinemaScore, the highest rating to be given by movie going audiences. “With its creative storytelling and lovable characters, Tangled is the sort of … [Read more...]

Walt Disney Pictures releases The Muppets Movie Synopsis


On vacation in Los Angeles, Walter, the world's biggest Muppet fan, and his friends Gary (Jason Segel) and Mary (Amy Adams) from Smalltown, USA, discover the nefarious plan of oilman Tex Richman (Chris Cooper) to raze the Muppet Theater and drill for the oil recently discovered beneath the Muppets' former stomping grounds.To stage The Greatest Muppet Telethon Ever and raise the $10 million needed to save the theater, Walter, Mary and Gary help Kermit reunite the Muppets, who have all gone … [Read more...]

Disney, union extend contract until after holidays


This article comes to us from Jason Garcia at the Orlando Sentinel.Walt Disney World and its largest labor group, stuck in deadlocked contract talks, said Wednesday that they have agreed to extend their current pact until after the holidays.Disney's contract with the Service Trades Council, which represents about 20,800 full-time workers at the giant resort, will now run through Jan. 20. It had been scheduled to expire Dec. 11.The six-week extension was driven in large part by … [Read more...]

RCI and Disney Vacation Club Announce Renewal of Affiliation Agreement


RCI, the global leader in vacation exchange, and Disney Vacation Club, one of the world's most innovative and fastest growing brands in the vacation ownership industry, today announced the renewal of their affiliation relationship. This multi-year agreement will continue to allow subscribing members access to a broad array of exciting vacation opportunities.RCI will continue to be the exclusive third-party exchange provider for Disney Vacation Club's more than 150,000 member families. … [Read more...]

Disney Television Animation Reels In Second Season Of “Fish Hooks” And New Order For “Gravity Falls”


Disney Television Animation has reeled in a second-season pick-up of Disney Channel’s animated comedy series “Fish Hooks” and an order for a new animated Disney Channel comedy series, “Gravity Falls,” each creator-driven series from noteworthy storytellers Noah Z. Jones and Alex Hirsch. The announcement was made today by Eric Coleman, Senior Vice President, Original Series, Disney Television Animation.Coleman said: “The heart of our work is storytelling, and in these two outstanding … [Read more...]