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Disney Considers Allowing John Lasseter to Return to Pixar After Leave of Absence

John Lasseter, Co-Founder of Pixar Animation Studios, took a voluntary six-month leave of absence back in November 2017 after accusations were brought forward on unwanted workplace hugging and other missteps. According to The Wall Street Journal, executives at the Walt Disney Company have had a discussion on bringing Lasseter back to work in a capacity […]

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 […]

‘Black Panther’ Passes ‘Titanic’ to Become Third Highest Grossing Film

Black Panther recently passed Titanic at the box office, making it the third highest grossing film in North American history. Bringing in over $665 million domestically, Black Panther sits behind only Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Avatar. However, Black Panther is ranked 34th when box office sales inflation is accounted for. The Disney and Marvel Studios film has earned $1.3 billion internationally since […]

‘Black Panther’ Hits $1 Billion in Global Box Office Sales

According to the Orlando Sentinel, the Walt Disney Studios announced on Saturday, March 10, that their blockbuster film Black Panther reached $1 billion in global box office sales, based off estimated ticket sales. This is the fifth Marvel Studios film that has reached the $1 billion-dollar mark joining The Avengers, Avengers: Age of Ultron, Iron […]

Review: “A Wrinkle in Time” Should Be a Family Hit

2017 was a great year for Disney with hits like Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Beauty and the Beast, and Coco, and 2018 is off to a promising start thanks to Black Panther. We’ll also be seeing Avengers: Infinity War, Solo, and Incredibles 2 this year and all of those movies should bring in a ton of money. Disney isn’t going for […]

Disney’s Live-Action ‘Jungle Cruise’ Set to Film on Hawaii’s Island of Kauai this Summer

A casting call for “extras and specialty work in an action/adventure movie being filmed on Kauai this summer” has been put out by Hollywood. Donne Dawson, Hawaii State’s Film Commissioner confirmed that a Disney feature film was set to begin filming this summer in her statement quoted in a press release: “I cannot give you […]

Walt Disney Studios Releases New Movie Poster for ‘Christopher Robin’; Trailer Coming Tomorrow

The first movie poster has been revealed for Disney’s upcoming live-action Christopher Robin and it’s pretty cute! In the tweet that shared the new poster, Disney also promised a look at the first trailer tomorrow, so stay tuned! Christopher Robin is set to hit theatres August 3, 2018.

Disney Reveals Slate of Numerous Untitled Films Through 2023, and ‘Mulan’ Gets Pushed Back

Disney recently revealed the release dates of several untitled films scheduled out until February 17, 2023! Yesterday, we reported on the Avengers: Infinity War release date being moved up from May 2 to April 27, 2018, but on the flip side, Disney’s scheduled slate of films reveals that the live-action remake of Mulan will, unfortunately, […]

Disney Pixar’s ‘Coco’ Takes BAFTA Award for Best Animated Film

The British Academy Film Awards, or BAFTA Film Awards, are presented annually in an award show hosted by the British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) to honor the best British and international contributions to film. The BAFTA awards were presented at London’s Royal Albert Hall on Sunday and it should come as no […]

Is Disney Pixar Hinting at an Upcoming ‘A Bug’s Life’ Sequel?

A tweet that was recently sent from the Disney•Pixar Twitter account has some fans in a whirl of excitement online. Try a new perspective. pic.twitter.com/TZpdNgyERy — Disney•Pixar (@DisneyPixar) February 10, 2018 The caption on the tweet reads, “Try a new perspective” and the image shows Princess Dot peering over the edge of a clover making […]