Category Archives: Walt Disney Studios

Angelina Jolie is Magnificent as Maleficent in New Poster

Fans of Sleeping Beauty and its wicked fairy are sure to enjoy this magnificent new poster featuring Angelina Jolie as Maleficent. The washed out look adds a certain aura of foreboding, doesn’t it. Also announced was a new Twitter account … Continue reading

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Maximilian Schell of Disney’s The Black Hole – RIP

It is being widely reported today that the great actor, director, and writer Maximilian Schell died on Friday after a short illness. Schell won a Best Actor Academy Award for his role in Judgement at Nuremberg, but Disney fans will … Continue reading

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Disney Debuts New Maleficent Trailer – Dream

Last night, during an otherwise boring Grammy’s broadcast, Disney debuted a new 90-second trailer for Maleficent. “Dream” reveals what a wise choice Disney made casting Angelina Jolie as the wicked fairy queen. Lana Del Rey’s unique re-imagining of, “Once Upon … Continue reading

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Maleficent Trailer #2 – A closer tie to the classic

The 2nd major trailer for Maleficent – Disney’s retailing of Sleeping Beauty from the evil fairy’s point of view – aired on The Disney Channel over the weekend and is slowly leeching it’s way across the internet. I like how … Continue reading

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Disney Scores 8 Oscar Nods

Time for Academy Award Nominations. Members of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences voted and The Walt Disney Company racked up nominations in 6 categories with 7 overall nods (or 8 depending on how you count them). Best … Continue reading

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