The Walt Disney Studios Release Schedule Update for 2014 and beyond

  Today, The Walt Disney Studios announced release dates and additional information for several upcoming films. In case you missed our post from last month here are the Disney Movies coming to theaters in 2013.Here’s a closer look.THE MUPPETS 2 is now dated on 3/21/14.MUPPETS 2 is produced by Todd Lieberman and David Hoberman and directed by James Bobin. The screenplay is by Bobin and Nick Stoller, who will also serve as executive producer. The cast includes Ricky … [Read more...]

Top 5 Rides Disney World Should Update

While most of the rides and shows at Walt Disney World offer detailed, immersive experiences and magical memories, not all Disney attractions are created equal. This is especially true of the park attractions which haven't really changed after a decade or so of operation.Now in Disney's defense, there are a lot of rides and shows to keep up with; and Disney often refurbishes and updates when they can, but there are a few that seem to slip through the cracks which I think Disney could really … [Read more...]

Disney’s “The Muppets are back again!” Production to begin in London

The filmmaking team behind 2011’s celebrated film “The Muppets” reunites as Disney’s “The Muppets … Again!” kicked off production last week in London. The all-new global Muppets adventure welcomes Ricky Gervais, Ty Burrell and Tina Fey to the mayhem, along with Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Walter and rest of the Muppets. The film is directed by James Bobin (“Flight of the Conchords,” “Da Ali G Show”), who was just nominated for a BAFTA for “The Muppets” (Outstanding Debut by a British Writer, … [Read more...]

Ricky Gervais Set to Join ‘The Muppets’ Sequel

Here's another reason to get excited about the new Muppets film. Last week we learned that 'Modern Family' star Ty Burrell was set to co-star in the film, playing an Interpol agent in the film, but we weren't sure how big of a part he'd be playing. But we could possibly have our leading man now, because Ricky Gervais is in talks to star in the film. Not much is known about his character at this time, but he will be the lead human in the film, being our eyes and ears into the crazy world of the … [Read more...]

The Muppets To Serve As Social Media Ambassadors On Dec. 10 Episode Of WWE Raw

A year ago they were guest hosting Monday Night Raw,  and now on December 10th Disney's The Muppets will make their glorious return to WWE's flagship show as Social Media Ambassadors. Given their history with some of the WWE Superstars, we're sure they'll have plenty to say on the goings on of the WWE Universe. Will Miss Piggy have more words for Vickie Guerrero? Do Statler and Waldorf approve of 3MB? And will Beaker send a message to his cousin Sheamus? Follow them on Twitter and Facebook (see … [Read more...]

Ty Burrell Set to Star in ‘The Muppets’ Sequel

It looks like 'The Muppets' sequel has finally found its star to takeover for Jason Segal in the new film. Segal isn't set to reprise his role as Gary in the sequel to the 2011 film, but Walt Disney Studios has found another great comedic actor to take his place. Ty Burrell, who many will recognize as Phil from ABC's hit comedy 'Modern Family', is set to star in the film as an Interpol Inspector in the film, but at the time we don't know the characters name. In fact, very little is known about … [Read more...]

Burton Snowboards Brings Two Favorite Disney Brands together

Burton invites you to snowboard with your favorite characters from two of Disney’s most iconic brands - Disney’s the Muppets and Disney·Pixar’s Toy Story through two new exciting product collaborations.  Released for Winter 13, riders of all ages will be able to enjoy these two new collections including 2013 Custom Restricted snowboards featuring Disney’s the Muppets characters and 2013 Chopper youth snowboards and outerwear showcasing the Toy Story gang.Burton’s Custom Restricted snowboard … [Read more...]

Muppet News Flash – Muppets working out details for sequel movie

Couple of developments coming out of Muppet world about the upcoming sequel that is still unnamed which is due to start filming in January. First, they have confirmed that they will be filming some around London. Beginning in January 2013 and April 2013 they will be doing location work in London for this film that is rumored to set place in Europe only.Another little tidbit is that Bret McKenzie, who won an Oscar for his song "Man or Muppet" that was in the last Muppet film titled "The … [Read more...]

The Muppet Christmas Carol 20th Anniversary Special Edition Blu-ray Review

The Classic Christmas Tale. With A Muppets Twist. It’s Not Easy Being Scrooge Special EditionOn November 6, 2012, the Charles Dickens-inspired classic holiday story “The Muppet Christmas Carol,” will ring in its 20th anniversary with the Blu-ray™ debut of this family favorite.And now, a word from Gonzo: Greetings, holiday movie fans and lovers of culture, I am Gonzo … or perhaps better known to fans of this classic motion picture as literary legend Charles Dickens. Are you ready to … [Read more...]

The Muppets Invade Disney

When Walt Disney Pictures released “The Muppets” last Thanksgiving, there were lots of reasons for fans like us to celebrate. After all, most of us have watched “The Muppet Show” for decades, have seen the movies and experienced the marvelous madness of Muppet*Vision 3-D at Disney’s Hollywood Studios (which is as much a loving tribute to the original TV show as the recent movie).Now that “The Muppets” is available on Blu-ray and DVD, we’ve gained one more reason to cheer: last month, the … [Read more...]