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"Minions: Rise of Gru" to 2021, "Sing 2" Dec. 2021, "Wicked" Off Again

Minions: The Rise of Gru is the latest 2020 blockbuster film to get moved to 2021. The latest in the mega-hit Despicable Me franchise was previously dated for July 3rd, 2020. It will now open on July 2nd, 2021. That date was held by the other big Illumination/Universal sequel Sing 2, which will now release […]

'Aladdin' Gets its Wish of Being Enjoyable, Even if it Can't Escape its Origins [Review]

'Aladdin' Live-Action Sequel is Coming, Oscar Nominees Will Pen Script

Aladdin surprised everyone last year at the box office, grossing over $1 billion and receiving praise from audiences. Now, Variety is reporting that a sequel is for sure happening. Once the film came out last year and was so successful, Disney knew they needed to make another one, and now with writers John Gatins (Flight) and […]

Simba Comes to Life with New Nendoroid from Good Smile Company 

Simba Comes to Life with New Nendoroid from Good Smile Company 

Simba has arrived in the Pridelands and is ready for his own adventures. This time be is ready to explore your shelves as Good Smile Company announces a new Nendoroid figure. This figure is based on the classic Disney animated film The Lion King and he is adorable. He comes with two different faceplates so you […]

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"Disney Classic Games: Aladdin & The Lion King" Gets A Physical Release

Disney and Nighthawk Interactive revealed today that Disney Classic Games: Aladdin & The Lion King is getting a physical edition on the Switch. As you can see from the image art here, they made this up to look like the old-school cartridge boxes you used to see in stores. Inside you get a cartridge version, […]

Warner Bros. Releases a New Batch of "Joker" Promotional Images

Golden Globes Film Nominations: 'Marriage Story','The Irishman', 'Joker' Lead the Way

Golden Globe nominations were just revealed. The big winner was Netflix, scoring the two films with the most nominations. Marriage Story leads all films with six nominations, one more than Martin Scorsese's The Irishman. Once Upon a Time in Hollywood also scored five nominations, while Joker scored four nominations, including Best Picture-Drama, Best Actor for […]

"Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King" Get Retro and Legacy Cartridge Editions

"Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King" Get Retro and Legacy Cartridge Editions

Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King are getting a decidedly retro tribute by way of Nighthawk Interactive. The games are getting two Switch-exclusive "Retro Editions," which will be up for grabs soon for $49.99 apiece. Alternatively, you can pick up exclusive iam8bit "Legacy Cartridge" editions of the original games that are compatible with both […]

"Disney Classic Games: Aladdin & The Lion King" Is Coming In October

"Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King" Is Coming In October

Publisher Nighthawk Interactive and developer Digital Eclipse announced today they will be releasing Disney Classic Games: Aladdin and The Lion King. This is a remastered collection of the classic games released in the early '90s for the SNES, SEGA Genesis, and Game Boy consoles. All of them upgraded to 1080p with enhanced graphics and even […]

New Behind-the-Scenes Featurette for The Lion King

New Behind-the-Scenes Featurette for "The Lion King"

Disney has released a new behind-the-scenes featurette for their remake of The Lion King. We get to see various cast members talk about being part of a remake and director Jon Favreau talks about having cast members that can do the voices and sing the songs. We also get to hear some of 'Hakuna Matata' […]

New Image from "The Lion King" and Bringing Back James Earl Jones

The Disney remake machine is going strong as July gets closer and the third one is coming out. Dumbo didn't really connect with audiences but the remake of Aladdin is doing better box office wise. Now we have the third one which is a remake of The Lion King. Whether or not audiences are going […]

11 Character Posters for Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

11 Character Posters for Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

Yes, we know, "live-action" seems a stretch for Jon Favreau's remake of the animated Disney classic The Lion King, but that's what Disney is calling it. Whatever it is, we can all agree these 11 character posters just released by the House of Mouse are our best look at what those classic animated African animals will look […]

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6 New Photos from Disney's Live-Action 'The Lion King'

Following the success of Jon Favreau's live-action Jungle Book, next up on the animal-centric remake docket just happens to be Disney's take on Hamlet [FIGHT ME], The Lion King. Thanks to the next issue of Entertainment Weekly, we get 6 new photos of some familiar and notable scenes from the upcoming film: Beyonce will be voicing […]

'The Lion King': Watch the New Trailer Right Now!

'The Lion King': Watch the New Trailer Right Now!

The Lion King trailer has just dropped this morning, featuring our first looks at tons of first looks at all of the classic characters from the iconic animated film, along with our first time hearing some of the voice cast. It all feels so terribly epic. Watch the trailer down below: Director Jon Favreau's all-new […]

New Teaser Trailer and Poster for the Live-Action Remake of The Lion King

Disney is having a pretty good night at the Academy Awards since Black Panther has won two awards and counting. There are also three live-action remakes of classic movies coming out next year and the last one to hit theaters is the remake of The Lion King. We've only seen a little bit of the […]

AtGames will be Porting Classic Disney and Star Wars Games

AtGames announced that iconic games from the Disney and Star Wars franchises will be featured on their upcoming products. Classic games from Tron, The Jungle Book, The Lion King, and even Donald Duck, alongside the classic Star Wars games will appear on AtGames producs, including the Legends Ultimate Home Arcade machine, Blast! family plug-n-play micro-console, retro consoles, and portables. More info […]