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Disney finds story it likes, green lights Aladdin sequel

The Will Smith led live-action remake of Disney’s Aladdin conjured up an impressive $1.05 billion at the global box office. So the question became will Disney want a follow up? The answer, of course, is yes. For the last six months or so, Disney has… Read More »Disney finds story it likes, green lights Aladdin sequel

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Toy Story 4 box office – a strong week 2

Pixar’s “Toy Story 4” continued to rule the box office toy box for its second weekend in a row. It brought in $58 million domestically (only a 52% drop from opening weekend) and $81M overseas as air conditioning offered a nice respite from a summer… Read More »Toy Story 4 box office – a strong week 2

Disney’s Aladdin trailer goes over the basics of wish granting

Disney has entrusted director Guy Ritchie with the responsibility of adapting Disney’s beloved animated feature “Aladdin” for a live-action audience. Not an easy task for anyone. Ritchie is known for films with a high production value and it looks like “Aladdin” will serve up more… Read More »Disney’s Aladdin trailer goes over the basics of wish granting

Disney’s Aladdin Friend Like Me Make-A-Wish Challenge

The concept of wishes coming true is central to the story of Disney’s Aladdin. This morning Will Smith, who plays The Genie of the Lamp in the new live-action adaption of Disney’s animated feature “Aladdin,” kicked off a new campaign that will raise money to… Read More »Disney’s Aladdin Friend Like Me Make-A-Wish Challenge