Tag: Disney

Nov 18 2018

Star Wars: Disney Releases Trailers Teasing Galaxy's Edge Rides

Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge looks to be the most immersive attraction Star Wars fans can experience, with the attraction debuting a new look at upcoming experiences. Check out the trailer for the “Rise of the Resistance” attraction in the video above. Entertainment Weekly debuted the trailers, describing “Rise of the Resistance” as an attraction where […]

Nov 18 2018

Star Wars: First Footage of Smugglers Run & Rise of the Resistance Rides at Disney Theme Park

advertising Star Wars fans will have to brace themselves for hyperspace as some tantalizing new preview footage of the brand new Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge Disney Theme Park rides has now been revealed. These will be part of the massive 14-acre park expansions which have been designed from the ground up as peerless and immersive Star […]

Nov 17 2018

Disney details new 'Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge' attractions, including music by John Williams

The Associated Press Published 4:44 PM EST Nov 17, 2018 ORLANDO, Florida (AP) — “Star Wars” fans will soon be able to pilot the Millennium Falcon and face off against Kylo Ren in battle. Disney on Saturday announced some details of the new “Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge” lands, opening in 2019. It also announced that […]

Nov 17 2018

Disney Releases Teaser for 'Star Wars' Land Featuring New John Williams Score

He may have sat out Solo, but today Disney revealed that John Williams has created a new score for its upcoming Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge theme park land. On Saturday (Nov. 17), they released a teaser of the original music, aptly called “Theme from Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge,” featuring footage of The London Symphony Orchestra […]

Nov 17 2018

Assange, Wildfires, Disney: Your Friday Evening Briefing

Supported by Assange, Wildfires, Disney: Your Friday Evening Briefing By Jean Rutter and Marcus Payadue Nov. 16, 2018 (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good evening. Here’s the latest. ImageCreditDaniel Leal-Olivas/Agence France-Presse — Getty Images 1. The Justice Department secretly filed criminal charges against Julian Assange, the WikiLeaks founder, our reporters […]

Nov 15 2018

'Dumbo' Official Trailer: Tim Burton Returns for More Eye-Popping Disney Magic

Tim Burton gave Disney a $1 billion hit with his 3D reimagining of “Alice in Wonderland” in 2010, and he could very well do the same next year with “Dumbo.” The film follows in the footsteps of “Cinderella,” “The Lion King,” and more as the latest live-action adaptation of a Disney classic. Burton has brought […]

Nov 14 2018

Ralph Breaks the Internet is The Lego Movie of Disney films

Disney’s 2012 film Wreck-It Ralph proved that a movie based on video game nostalgia could actually be more than a gimmick. It’s the story of Ralph (John C. Reilly), a villain in a Donkey Kong-esque 1980s-style retro arcade game, who ventures outside of his own cabinet and into the world of other games to prove […]

Nov 14 2018

Review: Animated sequel 'Ralph Breaks the Internet' but not the Disney mold

Brian Truitt USA TODAY Published 12:04 PM EST Nov 14, 2018 Six years after the title video-game bad guy of “Wreck-It Ralph” went on an epic hero’s journey, he goes viral in a Disney animated sequel that matches the first film’s charm, ratchets up the emotions but lacks the same originality. Ralph (voiced by John […]

Nov 09 2018

Disney plans heavy investment in Hulu, wants more original series

Disney is gearing up to launch its own standalone streaming service next year, but that doesn’t mean the company is giving up on another prominent streaming platform — Hulu. Disney CEO Bob Iger addressed questions about Hulu’s future during Disney’s recent investors’ earnings call, and he noted plans for expanding internationally while building up Hulu’s […]

Nov 09 2018

Disney+ streaming service: Release date, shows and movies to expect and more

Disney is betting big on its 2019 streaming service, called Disney+.  The company is ending its relationship with Netflix at the end of the year, and will instead make its own service the exclusive home for many Disney movies, TV shows and perhaps other streaming content. You might be thinking, “No Disney, I don’t want to […]