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Disney Shares First Movie Trailer of Upcoming Live-Action ‘Dumbo’ Film


Tim Burton’s live-action reimagination of Dumbo is set to hit theatres in March of 2019 and today, the studio has shared the first film trailer which gives us a good idea of how the film will look and feel. The animated classic was originally released in 1941 and is Disney’s shortest animated film at only […]


Walt Disney Studios Shares Clips and Images from ‘Dumbo,’ ‘Aladdin,’ and ‘The Lion King’ at CinemaCon


CinemaCon, a massive convention celebrating films, is happening this week at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada. During the convention, Disney has revealed several details, clips, and still images from three of their upcoming films. Audiences members saw “a trailer-featurette combo of Tim Burton’s Dumbo,” the “The Circle of Life” scene from Jon Favreau’s upcoming […]


Disneyland’s Dumbo Scheduled to Return April 27th


According to park hours and information released this morning by the Disneyland Resort, the Fantasyland classic, Dumbo the Flying Elephant, will reopen at Disneyland Park on April 27th. The attraction has been closed since January 8th for a refurbishment that included a fresh coat of paint and a brand new relocated queue that includes a […]


Disney In Talks With Paul King to Direct Upcoming Live-Action “Pinocchio”


Paul King, the director of Paddington 2, is in talks with the Walt Disney Company to potentially direct the live-action adaptation of Pinocchio. With Chris Weitz and Andrew Miano producing and Jack Thorne writing the script, Disney may swoop in on Paul King following the critically acclaimed Paddington 2, which broke Rotten Tomatoes records. Paul […]


Disneyland’s Main Street Vehicles and Dumbo Closing for Major Refurbishments


January 8th closures for both Disneyland’s Main Street Vehicles and Dumbo the Flying Elephant attraction have been on the schedule for awhile, but until now we didn’t know the extent of the work being done. The Disney Parks Blog is reporting that the track for the Horse-Drawn Streetcars will be entirely replaced for the first […]


Alan Arkin is the Latest Actor to Join Tim Burton’s Live Action Remake of ‘Dumbo’


Disney has brought on Alan Arkin to play Wall Street tycoon J. Griffin Remington in Tim Burton’s live-action Dumbo film that is currently in production. “The reimagined story will follow a former circus star, played by Collin Farrell, who returns to the big tent after coming home from war. He finds work with a struggling […]


‘Dumbo’, ‘Frozen 2’, ‘The Lion King’ and More Part of Disney Films Slate Through 2019


Today, at the D23 Expo in the live action panel, the slate of upcoming Disney films were released through 2019! Walt Disney Studios chairman Alan Horn announced that the 2019 releases will include an untitled Avengers film, Captain Marvel, Dumbo, The Lion King, The Nutcracker, Mary Poppins Returns, Frozen 2, Toy Story 4, Mulan, and Star […]


Michael Keaton Confirms That He’ll Play a Villain in Live-Action ‘Dumbo’


On ABC’s Good Morning America Michael Keaton confirmed that he will be playing a villain in Tim Burton’s live-action adaptation of Disney’s classic film, Dumbo. When questioned whether or not the rumors of him joining the film were true, he stated, “I am reuniting with Tim Burton…You just want to be around that guy, you […]


Michael Keaton Being Considered to Play Villain in Tim Burton’s Live-Action ‘Dumbo’


Last month, we reported that Colin Farrell is in talks to star alongside Eva Green and Danny DeVito in Tim Burton’s live-action adaptation of Disney’s classic film, Dumbo. We’re now hearing that Michael Keaton is being considered to portray the villain role in the film. In case you need a refresher, the villain was the man who […]


Disney Turned Down Will Smith’s $20 Million ‘Dumbo’ Demand


Will Smith wanted a $20 million payout to star in the upcoming live-action Dumbo adaptation, and Disney was unwilling to part with that much for the role, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The film currently has Eva Green and Danny Devito on their roster, and is in talks with Colin Farrell (possibly about the role […]