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Disney Movies

Disney’s Beauty and the Beast to Return to Theaters

August 29, 2010

In celebration and preparation for the upcoming re-release of the animated Disney Classic Beauty and the Beast in a Diamond Edition Blu-ray™ and DVD Combo Pack, Fathom Events is planning to show the digitally remastered movie in true High Definition for two showings only. Playing in select theaters nation-wide, the classic will be shown on […]

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Ilene Woods, Voice of Disney’s Cinderella Passed Away

July 5, 2010

Ilene Woods, the almost ethereal voice of Walt Disney’s Cinderella passed away last Thursday, July 1, 2010.  She was 81 years old. Already the star of a musical radio show, Ilene recorded a few songs for songwriters Mack David and Jerry Livingston, friends of hers.  Unbeknown to her, the songs were for the upcoming Walt […]

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No Wonder About It, Alice In Wonderland Smashes Records

March 8, 2010

In a pairing of director Tim Burton and actor Johnny Depp, Disney has apparently struck gold with a live-action recreation of Alice in Wonderland. In just three days, the movie has raked in an amazing $116.1 million dollars. That astronomical figure places it at number one for a release of a movie outside of the […]

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Alice in Wonderland Sweepstakes Promotes Upcoming Johnny Depp Movie

February 2, 2010

In anticipation of the upcoming new movie release from Disney called Alice in Wonderland, directed by Tim Burton, the Disney Company is sponsoring a great sweepstakes you may want to take advantage of: The Alice In Wonderland Six Impossible Things Sweepstakes. The movie itself is an adaption of Lewis Carroll’s 1865 novel Alice’s Adventures in […]

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Disney’s Weekend Box Office Results Not Great

December 14, 2009

Disney’s offerings at the movies garnered only so-so numbers for this past weekend, but still managed to have three features in the top 10 according to preliminary reports. Coming in at number one was the nationwide debut of Disney’s The Princess and the Frog.  It enjoyed an extremely limited release two weeks ago, but this […]

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The Princess and the Frog Opens Nationwide Today

December 11, 2009

Disney’s The Princess and the Frog opens across the nation today to an estimated 3,400 screens. It actually debuted more than two weeks ago, but was playing in only two theaters. The movie marks a return to hand-drawn animation, a method they have not used since the release of Home on the Range in 2004.  […]

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Disney Fails to Attain Top Positions For Holiday Movie Weekend

November 29, 2009

Despite a normally busy holiday weekend at the movies, Disney Company’s offerings failed to garner much of a share.  In fact, it’s top contender only managed to hit fourth place. Old Dogs was released on Wednesday and took in lowly $24 million dollars domestically.  The film stars John Travolta, Robin Williams, Seth Green and Kelly […]

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Disney’s A Christmas Carol Opens Weaker Than Expected

November 8, 2009

Disney’s new movie, a Christmas Carol starring Jim Carrey, had an opening weekend lower than experts predicted, but still managed to rake in a solid $31 million. Disney, for its part,  did not appear concerned over the missed target.  According to them, the movie did meet their internal expectations.

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Disney’s A Christmas Carol Opens In Theaters Today

November 6, 2009

A classic holiday story is being retold this year, this time with the help of such forces as Disney, Robert Zemeckis and Jim Carrey. Disney’s A Christmas Carol was released today in the United States in IMAX 3D, Disney Digital 3D and in traditional theaters. Starring Jim Carrey in several roles, the movie is produced […]

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Tiana’s Showboat Jubilee Premiered Today At WDW

October 26, 2009

As reported yesterday on All Things Mouse, Princess Tiana made her premiere in the Magic Kingdom of Walt Disney World today.  The musical affair known as Tiana’s Showboat Jubilee takes place on the Liberty Belle riverboat in Frontierland. In a unique entrance, Tiana and her party appear from beside the Diamond Horseshoe and dance and […]

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