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Disney animation fans rejoice, now that there’s more Moore on the market
He’s the Disney Legend who’s credited with changing the look of Mickey Mouse. The self-taught artist who took that rubber armed, pie-eyed rodent from the late 1920s / early 1930s and then turned him into the corporate symbol that we know & love today. He’s the man gave the Seven Dwarfs their appeal...
25 May 2010
“Waking Sleeping Beauty” celebrates the Second Golden Age of Disney Feature Animation
Given this documentary’s title, it’s kind of ironic that “ Waking Sleeping Beauty ” got its start the way most of us do when we’re just trying to wake up. Which is with a good, strong cup of coffee. As director Don Hahn recalls, it was November of 2006. Peter Schneider’s latest project – a stage musical...
9 Mar 2010
Monday Mouse Watch : Vegas veteran wades in on “Disney’s World of Color”
Construction continue on “ Disney’s World of Color ,” that $40 million fountain show which is supposed to be up & running at DCA in the Spring of 2010. Photo by Shelly Smith For months now, Disneyana fans have been looking on as 1200 nozzles (each with its own individual LED lighting unit) were installed...
6 Jul 2009
“Phineas & Ferb” creators say that creativity holds the key to making the most of your summer vacation
Are you looking to get the most out of the upcoming Fourth of July weekend? Well, then maybe it’s time that you heeded the advice of those two great Americans, Dan Povenmire and Jeff “Swampy” Marsh . (L to R) Jeff “Swampy” Marsh and Dan Povenmire. Photo by Claudio Asquini. Copyright 2009 Disney Channel...
3 Jul 2009
Comic-Con Countdown: Getting right to the Heart (Box) of the matter
Three weeks from today, the madness begins. At 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, July 23rd, the doors will officially open. And tens of thousands of pop culture fans will pour into the San Diego Convention Center . Eager to sample the more-than-400 events that will be presented at Comic-Con International 2009 ...
2 Jul 2009
Hollywood bets big on “Beast,” considers remake of “My Fair Lady”
Are you a fan of “ Beauty and the Beast ”? I hope so. Because – over the next few years – three different versions of this “Tale as Old as Time” are going to turn up at theaters near you. First up is the re-rendered version of Walt Disney Animation Studios’ 1991 hit. Which turns this Academy Award-winning...
1 Jul 2009
Toon Thursday : Tickets for Lasseter / Miyazaki event go on sale today at 9:01 a.m.
If you’re an animation fan – a SERIOUS animation fan – you’re going to want to be in Beverly Hills on Tuesday, July 28 th . Japanese animation master Hayao Miyazaki Why For? Because on that night – and for that night only – two animation legends will be sharing a stage. John Lasseter will be hosting...
25 Jun 2009
Disney's Imagination Park?! The Maleficent Movie?! It’s time to shine a spotlight on new Disney domain names
Have you heard about the Living Character version of Luxo Jr. which began making appearances at Disney's Hollywood Studios earlier this week? Photo by Denise Preskitt This mechanical version of Pixar’s icon (which is rumored to have cost $3 million to build & then program) made its DHS debut this...
24 Jun 2009
Tube Tuesday : Hutch Dano & Adam Hicks skateboard into the spotlight with “Zeke & Luther”
The Mouse certainly has high hopes for “Mongoose and Luther” … er … “Zeebo and Luther” … um … “Luther and the Z”? Why the title-related confusion? Here, I’ll let Hutch Dano – one of the stars of this new Disney XD series – explain: Hutch Dano is Zeke in Disney XD's new series, "Zeke and Luther." Photo...
23 Jun 2009
Monday Mouse Watch : “Rapunzel” revealed; a “G-Force” sequel?
How many of you remember what happened back in March? When the premiere issue of Disney twenty-three hit newsstands and then all the Internet movie news sites went crazy because that magazine featured an article on Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland" ? Scans of the pictures that accompanied that piece...
22 Jun 2009
Tune Thursday: Fresh faces add new fun to Broadway’s “The Little Mermaid”
It’s summer in NYC. The streets of flooded with tourists, looking for something new to sea … er … see on Broadway. Well, over at the Lunt-Fontanne Theatre , a trio of new faces have just come aboard at “ The Little Mermaid .” Which makes this Disney Theatrical Production definitely worth another look...
18 Jun 2009
With “Toy Story 3,” “Cars 2” and “Monsters, Inc. 2” now in the works, why no “Incredibles 2” ?
Earlier this week, it was kind of ironic that – in a headline that talked up how well “Up” was doing at the domestic box office – Variety mentioned “ The Incredibles .” Copyright Disney Enterprises, Inc and Pixar Animation Studios. All Rights Reserved “Ironic how?,” you ask. Well, in a time where this...
17 Jun 2009
Don’t duck out on this opportunity to become Donald’s official portrait artist
Attention, all of you procrastinating portrait painters out there! If you’ve ever dreamt of becoming the artist that The Walt Disney Company will select to paint Donald Duck’s new official portrait , that window of opportunity is closing rapidly. There are just three days left now to submit a sketch...
12 Jun 2009
It's Handy Manny to the rescue at the 2009 Licensing Show
It’s Day One of the Licensing International Expo 2009 in Las Vegas. And The Walt Disney Company has a big problem. You see, the Disney booth is supposed to be ablaze with color. But someone must have screwed up the wiring. Which is why – as attendees enter the Mandalay Bay convention center – they’re...
4 Jun 2009
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