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Special screening of Disney’s Cool Runnings as Winter Olympics get started

With the Winter Olympics coming up, it’s the perfect time to celebrate Disney’s classic sports movie – Cool Runnings. On Thursday February 8, the El Capitan Theater will have a special one-night only screening of Cool Runnings to celebrate the film’s 25th anniversary and the… Read More »Special screening of Disney’s Cool Runnings as Winter Olympics get started

Disney movies earn 10 Academy Awards nominations

Nominations for the 2018 Academy Awards were announced this morning. The Walt Disney company has 10 films nominated in 9 categories with a few leading Oscar contenders, like Pixar’s Coco for best Animated Feature and Best Song. Here is the complete list: Animated Feature Film… Read More »Disney movies earn 10 Academy Awards nominations

Preview Disney’s 2018 movie schedule

Walt Disney Studios has released the 2018 movie slate including new images and details for many of the upcoming films. Disney just came off a tremendous box office year setting a record for earning more than $5 Billion a year three years in a row.… Read More »Preview Disney’s 2018 movie schedule

Director Ava DuVernay discusses working on “A Wrinkle in Time”

When Disney gave a big screen adaption of Madeleine L’Engle’s classic novel “A Wrinkle in Time” the green light, I was pleased to see Ava DuVernay’s name attached as Director. She had made a splash at the Sundance Film Festival for her second feature “Middle… Read More »Director Ava DuVernay discusses working on “A Wrinkle in Time”

Minnie Mouse about to be made a star in Hollywood

Would you believe that one of the Disney company’s most enduring icons doesn’t have her own star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame? That’s right Minnie Mouse doesn’t yet have a star, despite her clear importance to the Disney legacy. That will all change in… Read More »Minnie Mouse about to be made a star in Hollywood