‘Treasure Planet’ Comes to Blu-ray July 3, 2012

Treasure Planet

What I consider one of the most underrated animated Disney films of all time is finally coming to blu-ray on July 3. 'Treasure Planet' is a futuristic steam punk version of the Robert Louis Stevenson's 'Treasure Island', which follows the adventure of Jim Hawkins who sets out on adventure across the universe as he sets out to find the fabled Treasure Planet. It's a fun, and sadly overlooked, film from Disney's nineties filmography, which is directed by Ron Clements and John Musket, who also did … [Read more...]




Video: Art of Animation Finding Nemo Family Suite

A very cool look inside the Art of Animation Finding Nemo Family Suites. This video was shot on opening day of the new Art of Animation Resort at WDW, May 31, 2012.Related articlesFinding Nemo 3D Coming to Theaters this fall! (chipandco.com) Disney's Art of Animation Resort Opens offering jobs to Central Floridians (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]




Disney’s Art of Animation Resort Opens offering jobs to Central Floridians

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Disney’s Art of Animation Resort opened its doors for the first time yesterday as hundreds of Cast Members welcomed guests and community leaders from across Central Florida who shared in the historic moment.Disney’s Art of Animation Resort supported 800 jobs during construction and once completely open later this year, will employ 750 Cast Members.“Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is part of our continued investment in Central Florida and helps keep our region squarely on the map as the … [Read more...]




International Tastes with Creative Flair At ‘Landscape of Flavors’ Food Court in Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

With tandoor ovens and a 3-foot-wide Mongolian grill for onstage cooking and made-to-order dishes, Landscape of Flavors at Disney’s Art of Animation Resort is the next generation of food courts, keeping pace with the increasingly sophisticated palates of Walt Disney World guests.Guests can play it safe with a create-your-own burger or try something unusual, such as tandoori shrimp with naan bread, or a Mongolian grilled fish with basmati rice.“When we thought about our talented animators, … [Read more...]




Time-Lapse Video of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort

We’re nearly one month away from the opening of Phase I of Disney’s Art of Animation Resort, which will include the “Finding Nemo” wing, Landscape of Flavors food court, Ink & Paint Shop merchandise location and other common guest areas.The “Finding Nemo” wing will feature large character installations of Crush, Marlin, Nemo, and Mr. Ray, among others, as well as the largest pool ever built at a Disney resort.Here’s an exclusive time-lapse video from our friends at Walt Disney … [Read more...]