Disney Films

Watch: “Avengers: Endgame” Trailer #1

  Disney and Marvel Studios dropped the first trailer for Avengers: Endgame – that’s right, it has a title! – this morning and the tone is decidedly somber. We get fleeting glimpses of Thanos (a hand, some armor), Hawkeye shows up – finally – though, as many fans theorized, he comes in a new form, and Tony […]

Watch: The Little Mermaid Trailer 2—(Video)

  The Little Mermaid is a new live action movie about a reporter and his niece who discover a young women on a beach they believe to be a mythical mermaid. Yes, it is a very different spin on a classic tale. Coming to theatres August 17, 2018. Stock up on tried-and-true faves or fall […]

Film Critics Groups Ban Disney Films From Awards

  Follow The Mac Wire on Twitter and  M.A. Cassata on Facebook Four major film critics groups are giving thumbs-down to the Walt Disney Company and snubbing its films for year-end awards after the entertainment giant blacklisted the Los Angeles Times from film coverage.

Review: Disney’s ‘Beauty and the Beast’

Displayed with permission from Newsweek First there was Kenneth Branagh’s beautiful adaptation of Cinderella in 2015. Then there was last year’s masterful live action-meets-CGI The Jungle Book from Jon Favreau. Disney’s latest attempt to rejuvenate its old classics for a new generation of children is Bill Condon’s Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson in the lead role of Belle. Adapted […]

On The Teen Beat: Check Out The Trailer for ‘Beauty and The Beast’

The official trailer for the live action version of “Beauty and the Beast” starring Emma Watson has been released. For those wondering, the story will follow the classic Disney tale. The “remake” comes to us from Disney as well. As of right now, IMBd has a projected date of March 17 for the film’s release. […]

On The Teen Beat: Check Out The Track List for Disney’s ‘Moana’

We are totally stoked for Disney’s next animated film “Moana” to hit theaters next week. To hold fans over until the big day, Disney will release the movie’s soundtrack this Friday. Jordan Fisher, Alessia Cara and “Hamilton”s Lin-Manuel Miranada all recorded tracks for the album. (You can check out the track list just below the […]

Books: Buddy Baker, Big Band Arranger, Disney Legend, and Musical Genius Revealed From BearManor Media Books

It’s a small world. Anyone familiar with Disney’s films, TV series, and theme parks is familiar with Buddy Baker’s music. Filmgoers first heard his arrangements in Toby Tyler (1960). He scored more than fifty feature films and earned an Academy Award nomination for his work on Napoleon and Samantha (1972). As the chief composer and musical director of Disney’s […]

Disney Developing New Original ‘Mary Poppins’ Film

As Disney continues to reboot old animated favorites into live-action features, the studio is now looking to team with its “Into the Woods” helmer for a new take on one of its classic musicals. Sources confirm to Variety that Disney is developing a new “Mary Poppins” musical with Rob Marshall set to direct. John DeLuca and Marc […]

‘Tomorrowland’ Nets a Soft $42.7 million Holiday Debut

  LOS ANGELES (AP) – Disney’s original fantasy adventure “Tomorrowland” ended up earning slightly more in its debut than Monday estimates suggested with $42.7 million across the holiday weekend. While that’s within the range of what the studio and analysts predicted going into the four-day weekend, it’s going to be an uphill battle for the […]

Disney’s Tomorrowland London Premiere and Press Conference (PHOTOS)

  Disney’s Tomorrowland kicked off a global tour with yesterday’s European premiere in London at Leicester Square.  Today director Brad Bird, producers Damon Lindeloff and Jeff Jensen along with stars George Clooney, Hugh Laurie, Britt Robertson and Raffey Cassidy participated in a press conference and photo call at Claridge’s Hotel, London.

Disney’s Tomorrowland – New Featurette (VIDEO)

From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird’s “Tomorrowland,” a riveting mystery adventure starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared destiny, former boy-genius Frank (Clooney), jaded by disillusionment, and Casey (Britt Robertson), a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity, embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere […]

Disney’s “Cinderella” Crosses $400 Million and Continues to Thrill Fans in Tokyo

The story of “Cinderella” follows the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new Stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and her daughters Anastasia (Holliday Grainger) and Drisella (Sophie McShera) into the family home. But, when Ella’s father unexpectedly passes […]

VIDEO Watch: Into The Woods Featurette —Meryl Streep, Anna Kendrick Sing

Disney has released an extended featurette for “Into the Woods” that not only offers a new look at the iconic characters, but a sneak preview of the iconic music. Meryl Streep’s Witch and Anna Kendrick’s Cinderella sing in the video, which also includes interviews with director Rob Marshall and stars Streep, Johnny Depp, who plays […]

“Aladdin” Telecasts in Remembrance of Robin Williams

In fond remembrance of one of the world’s greatest and most beloved actors, Robin Williams, Disney’s animated movie “Aladdin” will be presentedSATURDAY, AUGUST 16 and SUNDAY, AUGUST 17 on Disney Channel, Disney XD and Disney Junior. Williams voiced the 1992 film’s treasured character, Genie. The telecast schedule is: Saturday, August 16 (9:00 a.m. and 6:30 p.m., ET/PT) on Disney […]

The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic All New ABC Special

     “The Story of Frozen: Making a Disney Animated Classic” is an all-new, original special in a first-of-its-kind collaboration with Lincoln Square Productions and Walt Disney Animation Studios. The special ventures behind-the-scenes for an exclusive look at the origins and evolution of the Academy Award®- winning film “Frozen,” now the biggest animated feature of all […]

Disney’s Frozen Becomes Highest-Grossing Animated Film Ever

This weekend, Disney’s “Frozen” officially became the highest grossing animated film of all time, and with $1,072.4 million worldwide, it has also entered the list of the top 10 biggest films of all time. The Walt Disney Studios’ seventh billion-dollar release, “Frozen” has earned an estimated $398.4 million at the domestic box office and $674 […]

Photo Alert: First Look At Johnny Depp’s The Wolf in Disney’s “Into the Woods”

Recently first photos of Anna Kendrick as Cinderella, Chris Pine as Prince Charming and Meryl Streep as the Witch on the set of Disney’s “Into the Woods” surfaced on the internet.  And now we have our our first look at  Johnny Depp potrtaying The Wolf. He is one big bad wolf we wouldn’t mind crssinh […]