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Mickey Mouse as Corporate Shill

Anyone who is upset at the artistic license taken in representing Mickey Mouse in the new animated shorts should take a gander at this 1955 version of the classic character as envisioned by legendary Disney animator Tom Oreb. Mickey was … Continue reading

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Superbowl MVP Joe Flacco to be Feted in Parade at Magic Kingdom Today

It was an unlikely victory for a team that no one expected to win. But they pulled themselves up with determination, emotion, and a little bit of Super Bowl magic. Super Bowl XLVII World Champions Baltimore Ravens quarterback Joe Flacco … Continue reading

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Disney’s “Oz The Great and Powerful” Extended Superbowl Spot

The Superbowl trailer for “Oz The Great and Powerful” got some of the best buzz at our big game party last night. The consensus is that Disney is marketing it the right way and that it just might come close … Continue reading

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New Poster and Trailer for The Lone Ranger

The Lone Ranger will ride into theaters on July 3rd and everyone will see if Gore Verbinski and Johnny Depp can recapture the magic of the early Pirates of the Caribbean films. In the meantime, we get our first look … Continue reading

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ESPN Muppets Crossover in Latest Ad

There’s something to be said for synergy. If you add up it’s own library, Pixar, Marvel, Lucasfilm and other purchases Disney now owns the rights to well over 25,000 characters. Disney acquired The Muppets early in this string of acquisitions. … Continue reading

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