the black hole

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 know him as the demented-genius… Read More »Maximilian Schell of Disney’s The Black Hole – RIP

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 given the go ahead to… Read More »More Tron and Black Hole

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 could hover, fight, and even… Read More »V.I.N.CENT rides again?