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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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More Tron and Black Hole

Seems Disney’s Tron sequel is getting so many good marks that already the studio is looking at making it a trilogy, or rather a tetraology when you add in the original. The same team working on Tron has also been … Continue reading

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V.I.N.CENT rides again?

Before there was WALL-E, Disney’s most famous robot was V.I.N.CENT the robot from Disney’s “The Black Hole.” His name is an acronym for Vital Information Necessary, CENTralized. (Man, that was a stretch.) Although he was essentially a poor-man’s R2D2, he … Continue reading

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