WATCH: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story told by Lego
Apr13

WATCH: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story told by Lego

Disney debuted Rogue One: As Told By LEGO, the second episode of its digital series created in collaboration with LEGO. The charming stop-motion animation video tackles the Lucasfilm narrative of The Battle of Scarif – in just under three minutes. Jyn Erso and her team of Rebels attempt to steal the plans to destroy the Death Star. This Star Wars-themed episode goes inside the imagination of young Billy, who uses a “briefcase” as the...

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REVIEW: ROGUE ONE lands with a suitable but decidedly scruffy-looking set of extras
Apr04

REVIEW: ROGUE ONE lands with a suitable but decidedly scruffy-looking set of extras

ROGUE ONE is the breath-taking first-ever standalone Star Wars feature film not just from Disney but from LucasFilm and it did not fail to deliver. The heart-stopping (and heart-crushing) story is a thrilling roller coaster of emotions that ends with the dramatic moments before Darth Vader confronts Princess Leia in Episode IV. And now, the adventure comes home in all the glorious formats including Digital, Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD,...

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OSCAR TIME! Disney gets 9 #OscarNoms for 89th annual event
Jan25

OSCAR TIME! Disney gets 9 #OscarNoms for 89th annual event

The 89th Academy Awards are nearly upon us and Disney this year has earned itself 9 nominations once again! Last year, INSIDE OUT brought home the Oscar gold continuing to show that the House of Mouse still excels where it all started… in animation. This year Disney has TWO animated films up for the Animated Feature Oscar for MOANA and ZOOTOPIA. The latter won the Golden Globe award for this year which may be a strong indicator...

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Dive deeper into the birth of the rebellion with ROGUE ONE: ADAPTATION #1
Jan17

Dive deeper into the birth of the rebellion with ROGUE ONE: ADAPTATION #1

The Rebellion comes to Marvel! This April, one of the biggest films of 2016 becomes one of the biggest comics of 2017 as ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY comes to comic shops and digital devices everywhere! Written by Jody Houser (Max Ride) with art by Emilio Laiso (Star Wars Annual), join the harrowing group of Rebels as they embark on a life or death mission to save the galaxy! All appears lost in the fight against the tyrannical...

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PICTORIAL: Fixing castle, returning Electrical Parade, erasing Tower, building Star Wars, and more!
Jan16

PICTORIAL: Fixing castle, returning Electrical Parade, erasing Tower, building Star Wars, and more!

It’s been a hot minute since we’ve been able to do our regular Pictorial Updates. With holiday madness, Signature blockouts, and a two week vacation, we’ve been busy little mice! Today, we had the chance to squeeze in a quick visit to the Resort to check out the goings on since the last time we dropped in. Now that the busy Disney Holiday season has completed, we find ourselves at a new “Low Season” in...

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Disney and the $7 billion box office
Dec26

Disney and the $7 billion box office

The Walt Disney Studios recently became the first studio ever to reach the $7 billion threshold at the global box office, setting a new industry record. With a powerful $290 million global debut for ROGUE ONE, Disney’s year-to-date grosses are $6,988.3 million from Jan. 1 through Dec. 18, 2016, including $2,700.4 million domestically, also an industry record, and $4,287.9 million internationally, a Disney record. These phenomenal box...

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A galaxy not quite so far away… Filming on location for ROGUE ONE
Dec23

A galaxy not quite so far away… Filming on location for ROGUE ONE

One thing that’s certain about the newest Star Wars films is that there is a definite tangibility to them. Just like the original saga stories, ROGUE ONE took advantage of our own planet’s dramatically diverse landscapes to bring to life the worlds of the Star Wars universe. A new clip released by Disney gives a little insight into turning real world destinations into fantastical far off places. The production for ROGUE...

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Up close with K-2SO from ROGUE ONE
Dec22

Up close with K-2SO from ROGUE ONE

While ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY is already a smashing hit with critics and fans everywhere, Disney and Lucasfilm have released a new behind the scenes look at K-2SO. The quirky droid is quickly becoming another fan favorite and the video offers a great look into the character. ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY focuses on the story of unlikely heroes who have united to steal plans to the dreaded Death Star. The cast includes Felicity...

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VIDEO: Even more in depth looks at ROGUE ONE
Dec07

VIDEO: Even more in depth looks at ROGUE ONE

It’s officially a STAR WARS month and as we inch closer to the debut of ROGUE ONE, we’re starting to see more and more marketing and promotion. Now for your viewing enjoyment, we have two new videos taking a look into the new standalone film. The first video, the CREATURE SHOP FEATURETTE (shown above) offers a look into the practical work that goes into creating the creatures in the film. It’s so wonderful to see...

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Target debuts FORCE 4 FASHION collection in benefit of UNICEF, #ForceForChange
Nov29

Target debuts FORCE 4 FASHION collection in benefit of UNICEF, #ForceForChange

As we count down the days until the release of the new ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY, there are plenty of goodies for which to look forward! The stars have aligned with the latest project from Disney, Target, and Star Wars: Force for Change. Launching this past weekend, the new series of t-shirts are available exclusively through Target and help support UNICEF Kid Power. Fittingly called, “Force 4 Fashion,” this new line of t-shirts...

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