In its second weekend Disney’s “Frozen 2” has continued its reign atop the box office charts for an impressive combined worldwide total of $738.6 million. $287.6M of that is from domestic ticket sales while $451M comes from the very strong international take. Considering the holiday… Read More »Frozen 2 continues reign atop box office
The highly anticipated sequel to Disney’s super-hit “Frozen” will open around the world in November, but Disney park guests, and Disney Cruise Line guests, will be among the first to get a special sneak peek of “Frozen 2” starting in early November. Josh Gad and… Read More »Frozen 2 – Catch a special sneak peek at Disney’s parks and cruise line
If you thought the movers and shakers of the early days at the Walt Disney Studios and beyond were just men, think again. Did you know that Sylvia Holland was the only woman working as a professional architect in the entire country of Canada at… Read More »Re-visiting Memory Lane with Mindy Johnson: A Chat about Women, Walt’s World, and Animation
✰✰✰✰✰ Pencils, Pens & Brushes is a colorful, educational inspiration. A whimsical and wonderful biographical account, the book focuses on key accomplishments of many “Great Girls” of Disney animation who inspire with their talents at the turn of each page. Readers catch a glimpse of… Read More »Book Review: Pencils, Pens & Brushes belongs on your shelf
Note: The Disney Blog is pleased to welcome Penguin Young Readers and “I am Walt Disney” as a sponsor. Compensation was received in exchange for this post, however, all editorial decisions are our own. Since I first heard about “I am Walt Disney” from Penguin… Read More »‘I am Walt Disney’ is the perfect book to introduce Walt to a new generation
So. Many. Remakes. Along with the recent announcement that a Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs remake will soon hit the live-action screen (read our article on that story here), Disney just seems to keep them coming. Despite a mixed bag of box office hits… Read More »The Real and Rumored Remakes: Disney’s List of Recent and Upcoming Live-Action Films
Pixar Animation Studios is known for its string of box office hits. Fans will often watch the movies over and over again just to try and find one of the hidden secrets Pixar’s animators hide in the films. Now that hunt has expanded to the… Read More »Disney and Pixar hid easter eggs in Toy Story Land for you to find via Google Street View!
We’re less than two months from the return of Disney’s The Lion King to the big screen in an new photo-realistic computer animated adaption. While staying true to the classic story, director Jon Favreau is incorporating pioneering filmmaking techniques to bring the characters we all… Read More »Disney’s The Lion King movie debuts new character posters, trailer