Who is THE BFG? New teaser reveals a–small–look!
Jan29

Who is THE BFG? New teaser reveals a–small–look!

THE BFG is a Big Friendly Giant and he wants nothing to do with the habits and people-eating customs of his cohorts in his home world of Giant Country. When he meets a precious little girl in London they embark on a journey of adventure that puts friendship and loyalty to the test. The new teaser poster boasts the project comes from the “human beans that brought you E.T and the author of “Charlie and the Chocolate...

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Disneyland Resort initiates once again OPERATION DUMBO DROP
Jan28

Disneyland Resort initiates once again OPERATION DUMBO DROP

When THE JUNGLE CRUISE needs a little bit of a scrub-down and foliage readjustment (read: refurbishment) there are several efforts that go into place as part of the process. Last week, Disney invoked OPERATION DUMBO DROP in the wee early morning hours when they air-lifted one of the attraction’s (fake) African bull elephants. It would seem unnecessary but the elephant’s location within the attraction made traditional...

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STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #1 takes a closer look at new “Star Wars” fan-favorite
Jan27

STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #1 takes a closer look at new “Star Wars” fan-favorite

Poe Dameron–portrayed by Oscar Isaac–has become a bit of a fan favorite from the recent STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS despite a relatively small but important role in the film. To fuel the  fan-frenzy, Marvel will be releasing a new comic: STAR WARS: POE DAMERON #1. Set before the events of STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS, the story will follow Poe along with BB-8 and a squadron of X-Wing pilots on a top-secret mission. We...

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Interact with this new 360 video with US Coast Guard, by Disney’s THE FINEST HOURS
Jan27

Interact with this new 360 video with US Coast Guard, by Disney’s THE FINEST HOURS

  In celebration of the upcoming THE FINEST HOURS film, Disney went behind-the-scenes with the brave men and women of the United States Coast Guard and released a video in Facebook’s 360-degree format that showcases real training drills on the open water. The video was shot at Station Los Angeles with a 360 Abyss camera, provided by 360Heros.  The video depicts the launch and return of a CGC Narwhal small boat, as well as hoist...

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THE GOOD DINOSAUR stomps home next month
Jan26

THE GOOD DINOSAUR stomps home next month

THE GOOD DINOSAUR is coming to the home market and despite disappointing box office returns (by comparison to the illustrious Disney-Pixar library) there’s two versions of the box-set to own including THE ULTIMATE COLLECTORS EDITION which comes stocked with a host bonus features. Extensive bonus features include the Academy Award© nominated theatrical short “Sanjay’s Super Team,” making-of featurettes, deleted...

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Seven newest animated classics coming to EL CAPITAN THEATRE for special COUNTDOWN TO ZOOTOPIA screenings
Jan26

Seven newest animated classics coming to EL CAPITAN THEATRE for special COUNTDOWN TO ZOOTOPIA screenings

  COUNTDOWN TO ZOOTOPIA is a special new celebration for the upcoming Disney Animation studio that will include a full week of Disney Animation screenings. The festival begins February 18 with “Wreck-It Ralph,” followed by “Frozen” (February 19), “Tangled” (February 20), “Big Hero 6” (February 21), “Bolt” (February 22), “Winnie the Pooh” (February 23) and concluding February 24 with “The Princess and the Frog.” The 7pm screening...

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REVIEW: Fairest yet of them all… SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS on Blu-ray
Jan26

REVIEW: Fairest yet of them all… SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN DWARFS on Blu-ray

SNOW WHITE is often credited as the one who started it all. Sure, there’s Mickey Mouse who put the Disney name on the map but it was the fair-skinned princess who launched the small Disney Studio into the major wheelhouse that would eventually spawn many of the wildest dreams of Walt Disney. It’s no surprise then that when Disney now launches a new re-issue of its library of films that it always starts with SNOW WHITE AND...

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Curious George, Mandarin-speaking MEGATRON, and more celebrate YEAR OF THE MONKEY at Universal Studios Hollywood
Jan25

Curious George, Mandarin-speaking MEGATRON, and more celebrate YEAR OF THE MONKEY at Universal Studios Hollywood

Universal Studios Hollywood Celebrates Lunar New Year with the 2016 “Year of the Monkey” celebration. Festivies include Asian-inspired food, meet and greets with Curious George, and a Mandarin-Speaking MEGATRON character near the “Transformers: The Ride-3D” attraction. Plus, the park will also be hosting a special one-day only performance from Chinese performance group Shenzhen on Saturday, February 13. The park is operating at a...

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Disneyland App integration of PhotoPass coming online
Jan25

Disneyland App integration of PhotoPass coming online

In what is certain to be just one of several big changes coming, the official Disneyland App will soon be updating with a long-awaited inclusion of Disney’s PHOTOPASS service. The change comes with a redesigned website, as well. The new additions promise the ability link, view purchase and download PhotoPass photos all within the app. This is an especially useful feature for new Disneyland Resort Annual Passholders who get the...

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Guillermo del Toro Disneyland tweet a tease to resurgence of HAUNTED MANSION reboot?
Jan25

Guillermo del Toro Disneyland tweet a tease to resurgence of HAUNTED MANSION reboot?

Guillermo del Toro “randomly” tweeted out two photos today “of uncertain appeal” from a pre-opening stroll through Disneyland’s HAUNTED MANSION. Obviously, this caused a mini stir of speculation as to whether or not his previously announced HAUNTED MANSION project might be back “on track.” The two pictures show him at his “favorite place in the world.” He can be seen in the photos...

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