Walt Disney Pictures

  • How long can Disney top pigs with pigs?
    How long can Disney top pigs with pigs?

    “You can’t top pigs with pigs,” Walt Disney reportedly answered after being asked by theater owners whether he’d make another Three Little Pigs short after the first one had won an Academy Award and had considerable box office success. Of course, the irony is that Walt eventually did go on…

  • 2013 Walt Disney Movie Lineup Looking Strong
    2013 Walt Disney Movie Lineup Looking Strong

    The beginning of 2012 was not kind to Disney Studios. Feeling the burn of the failed John Carter and the not so successful, The Odd Life of Timothy Green, it wasn’t looking good for Disney Studios. Although they managed to turn it around by the end of the year with…

  • Andrew Stanton Reflects on John Carter
    Andrew Stanton Reflects on John Carter

    Director Andrew Stanton is back in Emeryville working on a sequel to Finding Nemo, but he took some time to talk to the LA Times to reflect on the box office disappointment that was John Carter. My initial review of the movie was positive, even glowing. I’ve since backed down,…

  • Secretariat: A Second Opinion
    Secretariat: A Second Opinion

    I’ll be honest, I didn’t know what to expect going into Secretariat. Disney seems to be marketing this film as though it’s The Blind Side (But with a Horse), and as though it’s absolutely nothing like The Other Very Successful Racehorse Movie that Starts with S and Ends with T….

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