Disney Celebrates Their 90th Anniversary at the Museum of Science and Industry

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Today The Walt Disney Company will be celebrating its 90th Anniversary, not in Anaheim, Burbank or Orlando but in Chicago, Walt’s birth place. D23, presents Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, an extraordinary exhibition which encompasses nearly 300 artifacts from nine decades of Disney history in Chicago at the Museum of Science and Industry. The exhibit will be opening up in Chicago to celebrate the 90th Anniversary on the exact day the company was formed.We will be posting pictures … [Read more...]





Saving Mr. Banks Official Poster

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 Two-time Academy Award®–winner Emma Thompson and fellow double Oscar®-winner Tom Hanks topline Disney’s “Saving Mr. Banks,” inspired by the extraordinary, untold backstory of how Disney’s classic “Mary Poppins” made it to the screen.When Walt Disney’s daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers’ “Mary Poppins,” he made them a promise—one that he didn’t realize would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain the rights, Walt comes up against a … [Read more...]





D23 gets “Frozen” on next months D23 Magazine

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Disney twenty-three—the flagship magazine of D23: The Official Disney Fan Club—welcomes winter early, celebrating Disney’s new animated film Frozen. The cover story features exclusive interviews with the film’s cool voice actors Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, as well as a visit with the filmmakers as they bring Frozen’s wintery wonderland to life in Disney’s 53rd animated feature, coming to theaters this November.Walt Disney lives on in “Every Picture Tells a Story,” an article showcasing … [Read more...]





First Look – Tom Hanks as Walt Disney in Saving Mr. Banks

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Two-time Academy Award®–winner Emma Thompson and fellow double Oscar®-winner Tom Hanks topline Disney’s “Saving Mr. Banks,” inspired by the extraordinary, untold backstory of how Disney’s classic “Mary Poppins” made it to the screen.When Walt Disney’s daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers’ “Mary Poppins,” he made them a promise—one that he didn’t realize would take 20 years to keep. In his quest to obtain the rights, Walt comes up against a curmudgeonly, … [Read more...]





Walt Disney: Marceline to Magic Kingdom Tour

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On the Walt Disney: Marceline to Magic Kingdom Tour you can take this guided tour behind the scenes and learn about how key events in Walt Disney's life inspired Magic Kingdom and some of his beloved attractions in it.Follow in Walt's FootstepsOn this walking tour, discover some of the secrets behind the magic.Your knowledgeable guide will share many little-known facts about Walt as well as the design and operation of several classic attractions in Fantasyland and Tomorrowland. … [Read more...]