AUTHOR: Stephen Porter

Christmas Merchandise Now Available at Disney Springs – Photos


It is only October, but here at Walt Disney World, the Christmas merchandise has arrived. The World of Disney store at Disney Springs is now stocked with Christmas plushies, ornaments, shirts, stockings, and more. This is just the beginning, a large section of the store still is stocked with Halloween merchandise, which will likely be Christmas Merchandise Now Available at Disney Springs – Photos

‘Maleficent’ Takes the Top Spot at the International Box Office


Maleficent: Mistress of Evil raked in another $18.3 million at the box office this weekend, which tailed only Warner Bros. Joker. That being said internationally Maleficent took the top stop, earning $64.3 million, which added to the total of $228 million in international sales. So, while the film might domestically be a disappointment for The ‘Maleficent’ Takes the Top Spot at the International Box Office

Ewan McGregor Shares New Details About the Upcoming Disney+ Obi-Wan Series


In an interview with Men’s Journal Ewan McGregor shared new details about the upcoming Obi-Wan Kenobi series coming to Disney+. During the interview, he confirmed that the show will consist of 6 episodes that are all approximately 1 hour long. McGregor also stated that the series will take place after Star Wars: Episode III – Ewan McGregor Shares New Details About the Upcoming Disney+ Obi-Wan Series

Disney Reportedly Locking Up the Classic 21st Century Fox Films in the Disney Vault


According to a Vulture report, since the Walt Disney Company acquired 21st Century Fox many theater managers and film programmers have had a harder time showing older films from the 21st Century Fox catalog. Reportedly classic films like The Sound of Music, which were occasionally shown in smaller for-profit theaters are now unavailable. Many of Disney Reportedly Locking Up the Classic 21st Century Fox Films in the Disney Vault

Disney Manager Arrested on Charges of Child Pornography Possession


According to WESH, a Walt Disney World manager named Brett Kinney has been “arrested on suspicion of possessing child pornography.” Last week Kinney was detained in his Lake Alfred home. Kinney apparently confessed to the police that he had been watching child pornography for 22 years. After he was arrested, he told the deputy that Disney Manager Arrested on Charges of Child Pornography Possession

Anteater Attacks a Child During a Disney Cruise Port of Call Leading to a Lawsuit


On an October 2018 sailing on the Disney Wonder, a child was reportedly attacked and injured by an anteater off the ship in Cartagena, Colombia. When the boy and his family returned to the Disney Wonder documents show that they visited the medical care facility. According to ClickOrlando.com, the child unfortunately obtained “a severe mycobacterial Anteater Attacks a Child During a Disney Cruise Port of Call Leading to a Lawsuit

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Very Merry Christmas Party Dates are Selling Out


The holiday parties in the Magic Kingdom are selling out fast. Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party is now sold out for October 24th and the 31st, the latter is Halloween night, which is typically a very popular party. November 8th is the first night of Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party and according to Disney is now completely sold Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party and Very Merry Christmas Party Dates are Selling Out

Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Locations Are Offering $1 Coffee for National Coffee Day


At Walt Disney World, Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea locations are celebrating National Coffee Day today – September 29th – with $1.00 coffees. Guests can stop by Joffrey’s locations throughout Walt Disney World and pick up a hot (16 oz.) or an iced (24 oz.) coffee and receive the limited time discount. There are multiple Joffrey’s Joffrey’s Coffee and Tea Locations Are Offering $1 Coffee for National Coffee Day

Southern Caribbean Island Now Requires a Passport from Cruise Line Passengers


Travelers planning on visiting Martinique on a cruise, including Disney Cruise Line, will now be required to bring a valid passport to disembark the ship. Many Caribbean islands do not require a passport as long as the cruise starts and ends at a U.S. port, but Martinique will now be an exception. This news was Southern Caribbean Island Now Requires a Passport from Cruise Line Passengers

Disney and Playstation Vue Agree to an Expanded Distribution Deal


According to The Hollywood Reporter, The Walt Disney Company and Playstation Vue agreed to an expanded distribution deal on Friday, September 27. The new deal will bring FX and National Geographic to Sony’s television platform. Both FX and National Geographic were acquired by Disney when they bought 21st Century Fox. The senior vice president of Disney and Playstation Vue Agree to an Expanded Distribution Deal