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The Walt Disney Company (also known as "Disney") is one of the largest media and entertainment corporations in the world. Founded on October 16, 1923 by Walt Disney and his brother Roy Oliver Disney as the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio, it is today the number two media company in the United States.

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'Pirates of The Caribbean 5' Is Coming in 2017 - Whether You Like it or Not

24th July 2014 -

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Disney has confirmed that Pirates of Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales will be released on July 7, 2017 – a six-year gap between franchise entries. The tentpole, which stars Johnny Depp in the now-iconic...

After 'Planes: Fire and Rescue', What Future Disney Animations Are We Looking Forward To?

18th July 2014 -

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This weekend Disney’s Planes sequel Fire and Rescue hits theatres, the animation is a spin off of Pixar’s successful Cars series, but has been produced by Disney Toon Studios. So far the critics have been...

'Big Hero 6' Trailer Hits As Disney Attempt to Follow 'Frozen', Somehow [Trailer]

16th July 2014 -

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You may have heard of Big Hero 6, but there’s no shame if you haven’t. Not many people had heard of Frozen this time last year, and the animated fairy-tale went on to become one...

10 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Disney's 'Dumbo'

9th July 2014 -

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Disney classic Dumbo is set to become the latest animated feature to get the live action remake treatment, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The 1941 film, about a big eared baby elephant who can fly,...

‘Once Upon A Time’ Casts ‘Frozen’ Anna And Kristoff: What About Elsa?

2nd July 2014 -

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Once Upon A Time has cast Elizabeth Lail and Scott Michael Foster as Princess Anna and Kristoff in the ABC series' fourth season Frozen spin-off plotline. The events of the season will reportedly pick up...

What Is It About Animated Sequels?

13th June 2014 -

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In a Hollywood atmosphere that currently seems obsessed with stretching even the most moderate of box-office successes into a full blown franchise, sequels and prequels are a ubiquitous presence in cinema multiplexes. But in the...

Fifty Cent Is 'MaleFiftyCent' In Spoof Trailer Of 'Maleficent', Premiered On Jimmy Kimmel

6th June 2014 -

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50 Cent made the world premiere of the trailer for his latest film whilst appearing on Jimmy Kimmel live on Thursday (5th June). Or so it may have initially seemed. 50 Cent AKA Curtis Jackson...

After 'Fifth Estate' Failure, Bill Condon is Directing 'Beauty and the Beast'

5th June 2014 -

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Twilight director Bill Condon is back in the blockbuster business after the disappointment of WikiLeaks drama The Fifth Estate and will director Disney's live-action movie Beauty and the Beast. The news comes after the studio...

'Up Here': Everything You Need To Know About The New Musical From The 'Frozen' Songwriters

5th June 2014 -

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Anything Robert Lopez and Kristen Anderson-Lopez put their name to will immediately turn to gold given the monumental success of Frozen and their hugely respectable selection of highly regarded past projects. The animated Disney film...

Tyra Banks Promises To "Shake Up Daytime TV" With New Lifestyle Show

1st June 2014 -

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Tyra Banks is set to host and produce her own lifestyle show on Disney ABC, due to premiere next year.Tyra Banks is set to host the new series.Former model Banks will host a lifestyle show...

Angelina Jolie On Motherhood, Future Collaboration With Brad Pitt & Wedding Plans

22nd May 2014 -

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Angelina Jolie has been doing the rounds promoting Maleficent this week but it's not her soon-to-be-released Disney film which has us all talking. The 38-year-old actress has revealed a great deal of personal information including...

Angelina Jolie's Daughter, Vivienne, The Only Child Not To Cry At 'Maleficent' Costume

21st May 2014 -

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Angelina Jolie described the difficulties of acting alongside her 4-year-old daughter Vivienne whilst in Maleficent and how Vivienne was the only child she knew who didn’t cry when they saw her in her Maleficent costume.Jolie...

Carrie Fisher, 35 Pounds Lighter, IS Keeping Mum About ‘Star Wars VII’ But Her Mother Certainly Isn’t!

18th May 2014 -

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Carrie Fisher was asked to lose 35 pounds, approximately 2.5 stone, for her upcoming role in Star Wars VII. The actress best known for her iconic role as Princess Leia revealed whilst attending an event...

Is Jon Hamm's 'Million Dollar Arm' The Next Classic Disney Sports Movie?

8th May 2014 -

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Remember the Titans, Mighty Ducks, Cool Runnings - could Jon Hamm's Million Dollar Arm be Disney's next classic sports movie? It certainly looks like one of the aforementioned family flicks and Hamm has that 90s...

'Ducktales' Theme Given Bodacious R&B Makeover [Video]

29th April 2014 -

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The theme from hit '80s children's animation DuckTales has been turned into a slow and smooth R&B jam by the good people of Postmodern Jukebox, who notably gave Ke$ha and Pitbull's 'Timber' a toe-tapping doo-wop...

Disney's 'Bears' Is Ready To Charm You And The Family This Weekend [Clips]

17th April 2014 -

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You might be looking at this weekend’s film releases and thinking The Amazing’ Spider-Man 2 is the hottest ticket in town. But woah there, have you checked out ‘Bears’? We suggest you avoid the Spidey...

Not So Happily Ever After: The Not So Disney Origins of Some Of Our Favorite Movies

12th April 2014 -

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We all know Disney likes to take a little liberty with it’s adaptations, indeed Disney often loves to bring us the more joyful side of life and of course include a happy ending. However if...

Parents Dismayed as Disney's 'Frozen' Dress Hits eBay For $1,600

10th April 2014 -

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Parents across the globe are being faced with the prospect of logging into their eBay accounts, searching for "Frozen dress" and shelling out a cool $1,600 to keep their Disney obsessed kids happy. Stores across...

Peter Mayhew Heads to Pinewood To Play Chewbacca in Star Wars Episode 7

9th April 2014 -

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Peter Mayhew is to reprise his role as Chewbacca in Disney and Lucasfilm's upcoming movie Star Wars Episode VII and could even have begun shooting his scenes at London's Pinewood studios. Mayhew played the Wookiee...

'Frozen' and the Other Highest Grossing Animated Films

4th April 2014 -

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This week Frozen surpassed Toy Story 3 to become the highest grossing animated film of all time taking over $1.072 billion at the box office. The Disney feature, based on Hans Christen Andersen’s The Snow...

'Frozen' Soundtrack Maintains Vice-Like Grip on Billboard 200

3rd April 2014 -

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The soundtrack for Disney's smash-hit movie Frozen has continued its strong run at the top of the Billboard 200 album chart, selling 161,000 copies last week to bring its total to 1.8 million, according to...

The 'Muppets Most Wanted' Meet The Press

28th March 2014 -

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With their new movie taking global cinemas by storm, the Muppets have been out on the press trail chatting to journalists and keeping them laughing. When asked about the experience of shooting this action-comedy-musical sequel,...

Bradley Cooper is NOT the new Indiana Jones. Got That, Internet?

27th March 2014 -

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On Wednesday (March 26, 2014) a new report on the Latino Review suggested Disney was ready to go ahead with a new Indiana Jones movie. Not too much of a surprise you may have thought,...

Disney To Recast 'Indiana Jones,' Bradley Cooper is First Choice

26th March 2014 -

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Bradley Cooper heads a list of names to replace Harrison Ford in the Indiana Jones franchise, according to the Latino Review - which has had its fair share of accurate scoops recently, including, perhaps crucially,...

Top 10 Movie Easter Eggs: Featuring Indiana Jones, The Departed, Tron

26th March 2014 -

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‘Easter Eggs’, as their known have become a bit of a hidden staple in Hollywood movies. It seems directors just can't help hiding a little something in their work that will make us have to...

Ben Sherwood on Top Disney Job, "I Have a Lot to Learn"

25th March 2014 -

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Ben Sherwood, the former ABC News man who is now head of all Disney's non-sports television efforts worldwide, says he has a "lot to learn." Sherwood will take the reins fully in February 2015, when...

Low Cost Cosplay: Three Men's Ingenious Creations!

25th March 2014 -

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Did you think that cosplay was reserved just for the wealthier dress up fans among us? Well think again, because three friends from Thailand are taking Facebook by storm, uploading their own low cost costume...

Andy Serkis Gets His Very Own Precious: 'The Jungle Book'

21st March 2014 -

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Andy Serkis, who hit worldwide notoriety for portraying the character of Gollum in The Lord of The Rings films, is to direct ‘The Jungle Book’ for Warner Bros., who will be under extra pressure to...

Disney's 'Frozen' Soundtrack Reaches 6th Week At No.1

20th March 2014 -

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Disney's hugely successful animation film 'Frozen' is currently enjoying its sixth non-consecutive week at No.1 on the Billboard Hot 200.In doing so, the film's soundtrack becomes the first album of 2014 to have sold over...

Disney Announce Plans For Two New Sequels: 'The Incredibles 2' and 'Cars 3'

19th March 2014 -

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Disney and Pixar have signalled that the era of animation movies is on its way back as two new sequels are announced.'The Incredibles', a film about retired superheroes being forced back into action to save...

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Tamlanz

Hi, my name is jack and I'm 11 years old. I think that Disney is awesome!!! I just wanted to say I think Disney should make a Lion King 4!

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