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Disney+, Hulu & ESPN+: One App to Stream Them All Later This Year
The Walt Disney Company's plans for Hulu became a hot topic back in February when Disney CEO Bob Iger signaled that the company might be just as willing to sell the streamer than invest in full ownership of it with his "everything's on the table right now" remark during a CNBC interview (a look back[...]
On Monday, The Walt Disney Company amended its lawsuit against DeSantis, accusing the governor of retaliatory practices and infringing upon "The Mouse's" First Amendment rights. Image: South Park Screencap/PBS News House YouTube Screencap Along with citing some of Ronnie D's more recent comments, the amended complaint (which you can read in full here) also includes two additional[...]
Well, it looks like The Walt Disney Company is taking off its four-fingered white gloves and looking to fight back against Florida Gov Ron DeSantis But this time, it won't be in the press It's going to be in court with a federal lawsuit alleging that DeSantis has waged "a targeted campaign of government retaliation—orchestrated[...]
Last month, we speculated if Marvel Studios & Lucasfilm were already feeling the impact of The Walt Disney Company's less-than-impressive earnings call That was when CEO Bob Iger confirmed a number of major changes were on the way or already in play Disney Media and Entertainment Distribution was gone, and in its place are Disney Entertainment (Co-chaired[...]
With today's The Walt Disney Company earnings call being the first under returning CEO Bob Iger's, it all depends on how you look at things If you're a fan of the company overall and/or its theme parks, then today was a very good day If you're someone who has their finger on the pulse of[...]
Jafar Drawing by Aladdin Animator Nik Ranieri Hits Auction
Credit: Heritage Auctions Aladdin Jafar Oversized Drawing by Nik Ranieri (Walt Disney, c 1990s).  The Sultan's Royal Vizier is after Aladdin's magic lamp in his quest to take over Agrabah His elegance and dry wit mask his evil intentions, and he is considered a primary member of the Disney Villains franchise Here he is with a sinister[...]
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The creativity of Walt Disney's animation studios is headed to Vancouver, where many artists will be joining together to establish another cornerstone for work on upcoming projects such as a Moana musical series The Moana series is set to premiere in 2024 on Disney+ with the help of an Oscar-nominated producer, Osnat Shurer, whose previous work includes the Moana film,[...]
A Nice Atari Disney Sorcerer's Apprentice Game Is At Heritage Auctions
Classic Walt Disney logo, with Sorcerer Mickey directing the brooms with the water buckets Excellent stuff, and you check it out down below. Atari Disney Sorcerer's Apprentice Graded Game Credit Heritage Auctions Graded Disney Sorcerer's Apprentice Game "Based on the animated Disney classic "Fantasia," Sorcerer's Apprentice puts players in charge of Mickey Mouse as he collects and shoots[...]
5 Unique Disney Park Items you can Bid On Right Now!
There's a little bit of everything — from uniforms to vintage items, so we hope you enjoy this list! Disney Theme Parks Transportation Cast Member Costume Disney Theme Parks Transportation Cast Member Costume from Heritage Auction House. If you visited the Walt Disney World Resort between the 1990s – 2000s, you likely saw this costume on a few[...]
Own a Unique Piece of Disney History with The Story of Walt Disney
Many books have been written about Walt Disney, but there's only one that can claim to be the first book to be written about the iconic man The Story of Walt Disney, as told by his daughter Diane Disney Miller and Pete Martin The book was published in 1957 and is the only biography about[...]
It's a Small World With These Mary Blair Concept Paintings!
Walt Disney himself was particularly excited about this boat ride, which takes guests around the world as dolls sing to you With the catchy Sherman Brothers song playing on repeat throughout the whole ride, this pleasant trip around the world usually puts me in a good mood when I get off Disney legend Mary Blair[...]
Duck History Could be Yours With First Donald Comic from ComicConnect!
While the rest of the comic world seemed to be in love with superheroes and wartime stories, Disney was taking a different approach to comics with their infamous animated heroes! The 1930s were a booming period for Walt Disney Snow White and the Seven Dwarves made film history in 1937, and in 1938 K.K Publishing[...]
Complete your Holy Jolly Holiday shopping with these Disney Park items!
These comfortable and fashionable shirts feature a candy cane mickey mouse logo on the front, with Walt Disney World on the back. Mickey and Minnie Mouse Chanukah Kitchen Towel Set $21.99 Just in time for the best eight nights a year, these kitchen towels are a great addition for everyone decoration for Chanukah! The waffle-weave towels are great[...]
Disney+ adds for May inlcude more Star Wars, Maleficent, and more.
With The Walt Disney Company's D23 Expo 2019 officially running from August 23-25, Bleeding Cool is here in Anaheim, California, to bring you enough breaking news and rumors to make your our Mouseketeer ears bleed Our very own Editor-in-Chief Kaitlyn Booth is reporting live from the three-day event – and you can join our live-blog[...]
Floyd Norman
But ultimately his goal was to work for Disney Studios. Disney had always been a big part of his life, in fact, according to Norman: "I first recognized Walt Disney's signature before I could read I would see that famous signature on books and comics, and I asked my grandmother, 'What is that name?' She said, 'That's[...]
It's Mickey Mouse's Birthday, And Uniqlo Is Giving YOU The Presents!
Walt Disney's Mickey Mouse first graced the silver screen on November 18th, 1928, in the animated short Steamboat Willie; but after 87 years, over 130 films, and and an Academy Award, "The Mouse" still looks as good as ever In lieu of cake and candles, fashion designer/manufacturer/retailer Uniqlo is offering fans some very cool "birthday[...]
dream called epcot
Today at the Disney Parks Blog, a "rare" film about Epcot has been released. The Dream Called EPCOT is a fantastic, 15-minute long video that gives a basic overview of EPCOT, Walt Disney's dream community There's even some really cool vintage shots of Disney World included While a lot of the information can be found online,[...]
'Big Hero 6: The Series' Gets Super Sneak Preview From Disney XD
And from what we can see in the following clip, sometimes something as simple as an espresso or cappuccino can require a little more than just super-heroics: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uI6rYkBdmR8Video can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: Sneak Peek | Big Hero 6 The Series | Disney XD (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uI6rYkBdmR8) Disney XD's Big Hero 6: The Series features Ryan Potter[...]
Disney Legend Xavier "X" Atencio Passes Away At 98
In 1965 Walt Disney himself had asked X to transfer to WED Enterprises, but X was unsure about the move at first; "I went over there reluctantly because I didn't know what I was getting into, and nobody there knew what I was supposed to do either," he recalled "About a month later I got[...]
If you're not aware, Walt Disney adored President Abraham Lincoln — so much so that there is an attraction dedicated to him in Disneyland (And technically, he is in the Hall of Presidents in Disney World — which is still closed, by the way). The attraction in Disneyland opened July 18th, 1965, and was an exact[...]
Lauren Looks Back: The History Of Sleeping Beauty Castle
On July 17th, 1955, Walt Disney finally opened the gates to the now-famous Disneyland Park Guests flooded the park that day, and were greeted by a fairly large structure at the end of Main Street USA: Sleeping Beauty Castle. The castle was inspired by Neuschwanstein Castle in Germany, which was originally home to the eccentric King[...]
Rare First Appearance Mickey Mouse Animation Art Up For Auction
Created by Walt Disney and Ub Iwerks in 1928, the feisty little rodent would become a pop culture phenomenon in a matter of years Heritage has a number of early pieces of Mickey Mouse animation art and cels up for auction, but none as significant as these. Plane Crazy Mickey and Minnie animation art and cel[...]
"Dispatch From Disney" #1 Up For Sale At Heritage
Walt Disney himself–who has always been a proud American, and served during WWI after faking his papers–got his creations into the action with various cartoon shorts, and magazines such as Disney Dispatch The most notable of these shorts is Der Fuehrer's Face starring Donald Duck If you've never seen it before, take a few moments[...]
Lauren Looks Back: Disneyland's The Haunted Mansion
But today I'll be focusing on the one that started it all–The Haunted Mansion in New Orlean's Square in Disneyland. Walt Disney had Harper Goff come up with a concept of the Haunted Mansion in 1951, for his original park that would have been across from Walt Disney Studios called "Mickey Mouse Park" That idea eventually[...]