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  • Disney’s Frozen Passes One Billion Dollars at Box Office
    Disney’s Frozen Passes One Billion Dollars at Box Office

    Yesterday was quite a day for Walt Disney Animation Studios. Not only did their most recent film “Frozen” win two Academy Awards, it crossed $1 billion at the worldwide box office. That makes it the biggest non-sequel animated film ever and the second biggest animated film of all time. Not…

  • Disney Cruise Line Sweeps Top Awards
    Disney Cruise Line Sweeps Top Awards

    Earlier this week, the Cruise Critic Cruisers’ Choice awards (try saying that five times fast) were presented, and Disney took home some of the top honors. They won a total of 29 awards, 13 of which were number one prizes, and it was the largest number of awards Disney Cruise…

  • ABC conquers Country Music thanks to the CMA
    ABC conquers Country Music thanks to the CMA

    Last night ABC aired their annual “CMA Music Festival: Country’s Night To Rock” special to the biggest demo ratings they have had in 7 years, thus winning the night. This was a big win for ABC, as they special aired last year against “The Voice”, so moving it to August…

  • Disney Cleans Up at Annie Awards
    WRECK-IT RALPH

    The Walt Disney Company brought home 11 awards at the 40th Annie Awards on Saturday evening at UCLA’s Royce Hall. Disney’s “Wreck-It Ralph” was named best animated film of 2012 and earned three other awards. We’ll see if this is a harbinger of the Academy Awards later this month, but…

  • Annie Awards are officially a farce
    Annie Awards are officially a farce

    I really wanted to write a nice post on how the Annie awards have become a farce, but I had family in town and I just don’t have the time. Thankfully The Pixar Blog and New York Times have done the job for me. Even former Disney employees think it’s…

  • Disney Oscar Nominees
    Disney Oscar Nominees

    Update: boy I was off my game this morning. Missed two more nominees: “Day & Night”: Teddy Newton from Pixar for Best Animated Short and “The Tempest” – Sandy Powell for Costume Design. That makes it 14 total nominations. Apologies to Teddy and Sandy. Congrats to the team at Pixar…

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