Disney Starts a Kindness Campaign to Celebrate the Release of “Cinderella”

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In celebration of the Digital HD and Blu-ray™ release of Disney’s “Cinderella” on September 15, 2015, Walt Disney Studios is proud to announce the “A Million Words of Kindness” Campaign, which launched today August 15, 2015.Inspired by the spirit of Cinderella, this online initiative invites fans everywhere to pledge their commitment to be courageous and kind in the hopes of achieving “A Million Words of Kindness” in time for World Kindness Day on November 13th, 2015.In the film … [Read more...]


Is A Prince Charming Live Action Movie Coming Our Way?

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The live action movies, Walt Disney Studios has adapted from many of our most loved fairy tales, have brought us a variety of stories with many more on the way.     Some have been direct adaptations (Cinderella) some pre or sequels and there have even been movies with a different perspective to the original fairy tales (Maleficent).To keep the momentum going, the studios are adding heroes to the list with the announcement of a Prince Charming script. Although Prince Charming has appeared … [Read more...]


Disney’s Cinderella on Blu-ray Combo Pack 9/15

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Disney’s beloved and empowering fairytale told in a new beautiful way, Cinderella, arrives on Blu-ray Combo Pack, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere September 15th! The bonus features includes over 12 minutes of additional scenes, the “ Frozen Fever” theatrical short and more!Celebrate Disney’s “Cinderella,” a modern classic that shines with beauty, imagination…and magic! Despite being mistreated by her stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and stepsisters, a spirited Ella (Lily James) resolves … [Read more...]


Mulan Live Action Movie Moves Forward

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Walt Disney Pictures continues forward with the development of the live action film, Mulan   Producers J.C. Bender, Jake Weiner and Chris Bender are teaming up to bring us Mulan, based on a script written by Lauren Hynek and Elizabeth Martin.Mulan was released as an animated film in 1998 bringing us the tale of Hua Mulan, a young girl who disguises herself as a solder to replace her father in the army becoming one of the most celebrated heroes in Chinese history.Walt Disney Pictures has … [Read more...]


Have you tried this? Pick a pearl in Epcot

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Have you ever wanted to try something new at Disney World? There are so many things you can do and see but on a recent trip I tried something a little different. I love souvenirs and totally admit to being a dorky pin collector and admirer of Disney jewelry, so I was drawn naturally to the prospect of choosing my own oyster and harvesting the pearl at the Mitsukoshi department store in Japan at Epcot.To participate you pay around $17.00 and you select an oyster from a tank. You do not … [Read more...]


Will Jack And The Beanstalk Get A Touch of Breaking Bad?

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Vince Gilligan, creator of the AMC drama, Breaking Bad, has teamed up with Walt Disney Pictures to adapt the well known fairy tale Jack and the Beanstalk.While the studio is still in negotiations, Gilligan has already written a treatment and brought on Thomas Schnauz to write the script.  Schnauz was a writer and co-executive producer on Breaking Bad.  Jack and the Beanstalk will be produced by Vince Gilligan and Mark Johnson and will bring us the familiar tale of the young boy, a handful of … [Read more...]


Pinocchio Is Next In Line For Live Action Movie

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Walt Disney Studios is taking all their classics out of the vault and turning them into live action movies.   Along with the recent release of Cinderella and the announcement of many others, including Mulan, Winnie the Pooh, The Jungle Book, and Beauty and the Beast to name a few, now comes the story of our favorite wooden puppet that turns into a real boy!Peter Hedges is taking the classic we are all familiar with and like the other live action movies, putting a bit of a twist into the … [Read more...]


Mulan Joins The List Of Disney’s Upcoming Live Action Movies

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Walt Disney Studios appears to be getting ready to add Mulan to their growing list of Live Action movies based on animated favorites.    With the request for a script of the heroine, Hua Mulan, from 1998's animated feature film, Mulan, Disney plans to continue giving fans a whole new take on some of the older Disney favorites.    With the release of Cinderella which debuted at #1 at the box office and several other live action films in various stages of production, Disney is going to dominate … [Read more...]


Top 10 Ways to Have Cinderella-Inspired Fun at Walt Disney World Resort

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With the release of the animated classic, Cinderella has been capturing the heart of princesses (and princes) young and old for over 65 years! As this weekend’s No. 1 box office smash the new, live action  “Cinderella” is enchanting audiences nationwide, the magic of Cinderella plays out on a grand scale each day at Walt Disney World Resort.Here are 10 ways to have a Cinderella-inspired stay at Walt Disney World Resort.1. Dine like Royalty at Cinderella’s Royal Table Meeting Cinderella, … [Read more...]


ABC Family Prepares for Princess Funday!

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“Gather your Princess posse, pop a bottle of champagne and raise your glass to some nostalgic girl power with a side of romance. The weekend is the perfect time to don your tiaras and spend a couple of nights with your real-life (and reel-life) strong gal pals – the Princesses Tiana, Ariel, Aurora, Cinderella and Pocahantas – when “Princess Funday” begins on Saturday, March 21st and continues on Sunday, March 22nd, 2015.But the entertainment doesn’t stop there! You and your merry band of … [Read more...]