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Disney Bans Smoking In Future Film Productions

Disney Bans Smoking

Disney announced they would no longer allow smoking in any of their future films. Disney CEO and Chairman, Bob Iger made an announcement last Thursday at a stockholders meeting. Iger provided the following comment regarding Disney’s new policy. “We are extending our policy to prohibit smoking in movies across the board: Marvel, Lucas, Pixar and… Read more »

Cinderella Smashes US Box Office, Grabs Princely $70M Opening

'Cinderella' Takes $70M Opening Weekend

Disney’s live-action re-imagining of its 1950 classic Cinderella has done well in the film’s opening weekend, with US box office takings of an estimated $70.1 million. “Cinderella” opens with an estimated debut of $70.1 million.http://t.co/SzCs9xJXdL pic.twitter.com/8Mr8ZqlWP9 — CNN (@CNN) March 15, 2015 The Kenneth Branagh-directed movie – starring Downton Abbey‘s Lily James in the title… Read more »

Everything You Need to Know About ‘Frozen 2’

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Disney and Pixar officially announced the sequel to the wildly successful Frozen on the night that their short film, Frozen Fever was to premiere before the beginning of the new Disney live-action film, Cinderella. The announcement was made during Walt Disney Co.’s annual shareholder meeting that was being held in San Francisco. There hasn’t been… Read more »

Disney Bans PG-13 Smoking, Including Any Marvel Films It Produces

Disney Bans PG-13 Smoking, Including Any Marvel Films It Produces

In a day and age when smoking, not ISIS is the problem, it should come as no surprise that smoking bans are becoming more prevalent. The Inquisitr reported in January that a Colorado town was considering an all-out ban throughout the town. For those that complained about NBC’s Constantine not having smoking in it, you… Read more »

Cate Blanchett Finds Her Role In ‘Cinderella’ Refreshingly Evil

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Cinderella brings the classic Disney tale to new audiences in a live action retelling, yet remains faithful to the classic story, which was all something that really appealed to Cate Blanchett when the prospect of playing Lady Tremaine, Cinderella’s evil stepmother, was brought to Cate’s attention. Blanchett told Reuters that she found the idea of… Read more »

Disney Confirms ‘Frozen 2’ Rumor, Kim Kardashian Impersonates Elsa

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Since its late 2013 debut, Disney’s animated film, Frozen, has captivated audiences and won the hearts of little girls all over the world. Frozen has catapulted to the top performing, highest grossing animated film of all time, beating out Toy Story 3 by a thin margin, according to a 2014 report by Variety. Disney has… Read more »

P.E.T.A. Attacks Tim Burton Over ‘Dumbo’ Live-Action Reboot

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The news is still fresh, just beginning to circulate the internet, that Tim Burton has been chosen to bring Dumbo to the big screen in a live-action film, and P.E.T.A. has already begun to lobby Burton with their demands for the film. The letter, sent from P.E.T.A.’s senior vice president, Lisa Lange, asks Mr. Burton… Read more »

The ‘Frozen Fever’ Snowgies Might Be The New Minions

Disney's Frozen Fever Introduces The Snowgies

Disney’s Frozen Fever will introduce some adorable new friends for lovable snowman Olaf, but their origin story is kind of gross. According to a recent report, these mini-snowmen will magically appear whenever Elsa sneezes. In other words, they’re frozen, living snot bubbles. According to Yahoo! Movies, the new poster for Disney’s Frozen Fever short features… Read more »

Disney Price Hikes Bring Ticket Prices Into The Triple Digits

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In the latest round of price hikes, The Walt Disney Co. increased admission prices to their theme parks, bring some tickets to over $100, according to the Chicago Tribune. Disney has raised the cost of a one-day ticket to both Disneyland and California Adventure, their theme parks located in Anaheim, California, to $99, up from… Read more »