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All the new shows you can watch on Disney Plus - from 'The Mandalorian' to 'The Falcon and the Winter Soldier'

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Disney+; Gilbert Espinoza/Business Insider Disney Plus has several new shows based on big franchises, like "Star Wars" and Marvel. The service also offers a lot of non-fiction shows and documentaries. Disney Plus costs $8/month or $80/year, and you can bundle it with Hulu and ESPN+ for $14/month. Monthly Subscription Service (small) Disney Plus has a lot of new shows to stream. There are spin-offs, s...
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The Star Wars Prequels Hid Quite a Few Famous Actors

The Star Wars prequel trilogy itself didn’t launch a lot of its actors into stardom. However, it didn’t manage to hire a great many people who became stars after Darth Vader yelled his famous “Nooooooo!” at the end of Revenge of the Sith. To celebrate the prequel reunion that Disney+’s new Obi-Wan TV series is set to…Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Keira Knightley, Films, Disney, The Hobbit, Netflix, Rose Byrne, Darth Vader, George Lucas, Natalie Portman, Dev Patel, Aquaman, Richard Armitage, Peter Serafinowicz, Joel Edgerton


Raya And The Last Dragon: Disney Fans Spot Subtle Moana Easter Egg

Did you catch this Moana easter egg in Raya and the Last Dragon?
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Roller Derby Graphic Novel ‘Slam!’ is Becoming an Animated Series at HBO Max

If there’s one sport that has been under-served in pop culture, it’s roller derby. There’s Rollerball, Whip It, Kansas City Bomber, Unholy Rollers, and that’s about it. But HBO Max will be bringing attention to the brutal skating sport by turning the roller derby graphic novel series Slam! into an animated series from WarnerMedia’s Rooster Teeth Studios. Deadline has news on the Slam! roller derby animated series in the works at HBO Max. Pamela Ribon, who co-created the comic with Veronica Fi...
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Kandell Brothers, Screenwriters and Producers Behind ‘Moana,’ ‘Adrift,’ Sign With Range Media Partners (EXCLUSIVE)

Aaron and Jordan Kandell , the identical twin brother screenwriters and producers, have signed with Range Media partners. Operating through the banner Twin Ink, their previous credits include Disney’s award winning animated film “Moana” and the 2018 feature “Adrift,” starring Shailene Woodley and Sam Claflin —  helping the duo establish a reputation for world-building around […]
Tags: News, Disney, Shailene Woodley, Paramount Pictures, Moana, Aaron, Sam Claflin, Adrift, Jordan Kandell, Range Media, Kandell Brothers Screenwriters


‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Review: Disney’s First Southeast Asian Animated Movie is a Hard-Hitting Visual Feast

“Your favorite Disney Princess is Mulan, right?” is a question I’ve heard, and somewhat resented, many times over the years. Of course she would have to be my favorite; for decades Mulan was the only Asian face in Disney’s overwhelmingly white line-up of fairy-tale mascots, and Asian-Americans were starved for onscreen representation as it is (for the record, my favorite is Belle). I would admit to dressing up as the Chinese warrior for Halloween, and I will admit to being more than a little ex...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Features, Movie Reviews, Animation, Dreamworks, Disney Princess, Mulan, Pixar, Belle, Indiana Jones, Moana, Valley, Southeast Asian, FANG, Tran


Get artistic with the kids and draw these cartoon characters

When the kids want to get artistic, you have to get creative to entertain them, so they don’t draw on the walls. However, thanks to YouTube videos, there are so many fun art projects they can learn that you don’t have to worry about that. What’s something kids love to watch for as long as possible? Probably some of their favorite cartoons. So if you’re looking for a new way to entertain your kids, here are some simple YouTube tutorials from other creators that teach how to draw famous cartoon ch...
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The Morning Watch: Predicting the Future of the ‘WandaVision’ Twins, ‘Moana’ Storyboard Comparison & More

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows. In this edition, find out how the twins in Marvel’s WandaVision series could be integral to the future of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Plus, see how the storyboards for a key sequence in Disney’s Moana compare to the final...
Tags: The Morning Watch, Video Of The Day, Avengers, Malcolm and Marie, Moana, WandaVision


Wireless brain-to-brain communication steps closer to human trials

Brain-to-machine interfaces have existed for years, but wireless and non-invasive interfaces aren't yet precise enough to be useful in real-world applications.In experiments on insects, a team at Rice University has successfully used light and magnetic fields to both read and write brain activity.The team hopes to use the technology to restore vision to the blind, while DARPA hopes to use brain-machine interfaces on the battlefield. Imagine wearing a helmet that enables you to communicate with...
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‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Directors and Screenwriter on the Melting Pot of Southeast Asian Influences in the New Disney Film [Interview]

Raya and the Last Dragon is being billed as Disney’s next big leap in representation, as it takes place in a fantasy world heavily inspired by Southeast Asia and featuring the House of Mouse’s first Southeast Asian princess. But where do the lines of authenticity starts to blur? Raya and the Last Dragon is set in the fictional world of Kumandra, inspired by a number of Southeast Asian countries and dozens of cultures. It’s the same route that Disney took with Moana, a film generally inspired by...
Tags: Movies, Interviews, Mexico, Southeast Asia, Disney, Adele, Features, Britain, Ireland, Animation, Laos, Latin America, Walt Disney, Moana, Don, Daniel Dae Kim


‘The Office’ Was the Most-Streamed Show of 2020

When the Streaming Wars started to gain momentum a couple of years ago, one of the main pieces on the metaphorical battlefield was The Office, the mega-popular former NBC sitcom about a group of paper company employees and their ridiculous boss. The show has reliably been a huge performer on whatever streaming platform it’s on, and The Office once again dominated the competition last year. According to some new measurements, it was the most-streamed show of 2020 in the United States…and second ...
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Lin-Manuel Miranda Tells Us What Sets Encanto Apart From Other Disney Musicals

Disney recently unveiled its slate of upcoming animated films, including a brand-new musical from Lin-Manuel Miranda, Charise Castro Smith, and Zootopia’s Jared Bush and Byron Howard. Encanto might be coming just a few years after Miranda’s previous work with Disney on Moana but it’s a whole new experience for him. Read more...
Tags: Science, Musicals, Interview, Disney, Animation, Exclusive, Miranda, Moana, Lin Manuel Miranda, Encanto, Jared Bush, Disney Animation, His Dark Materials, Io9 Features, Lin Manuel Miranda Charise Castro Smith, Byron Howard Encanto


10 Disney+ Movies That'll Make You Feel Great

Holidays mean happiness. Whether that’s a chance to laugh with your friends and family in a normal year, or just be as safe and healthy as you can in 2020, everyone can use a little extra joy as we reach the end of any year. Movies can absolutely help with that, but sometimes it’s hard to pick one that hits the right…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Holidays, Planes, Streaming, Guardians Of The Galaxy, The Princess Bride, The Muppets, Return Of The Jedi, Zootopia, Moana, Ratatouille, Disney Movies, The Muppet Christmas Carol, Disney Plus, Watch It Nerds


Daily Podcast: Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar & Disney Animation – A Breakdown of Every Major Disney Announcement from Investor Day 2020

On the December 14, 2020 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall to talk about Disney’s avalanche of announcements for Pixar, Marvel, Disney Animation, and Lucasfilm properties. Opening Banter :    In the News: Walt Disney Animation ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ is Being Released in Theaters and Disney+ Premier Access This March ‘Moana’ and ‘The Princess and the Frog’ Sequel Shows Heading to Disney+ ‘Baymax!’ and ...
Tags: Hayden Christensen, Movies, Disney, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, Chris Evans, Tom Hiddleston, Lando, Moana, New Republic, Andy Samberg, Ben Pearson, Bao, Obi Wan Kenobi, Diego Luna, John Mulaney


Here’s a Complete List of Updated Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Disney Animation Release Dates

Last night, The Walt Disney Company performed a show of strength unlike anything we’ve seen outside of Hall H at San Diego Comic-Con by unleashing details and plans for new entries in several of its biggest franchises, including properties from Marvel, Lucasfilm, Pixar, and Walt Disney Animation. Since a number of movies received slight schedule adjustments, here is a comprehensive look at the confirmed release dates for a ton of film and streaming projects that fans are excited to see. Luca...
Tags: Movies, Cars, San Diego, Black Widow, Walt Disney Company, Lucasfilm, Indiana Jones, Marvel Studios, Baymax, Walt Disney, Lando, Zootopia, Moana, New Republic, Loki, Luca


Moana Series in Development at Disney+!

Moana Series in Development at Disney+! Four years after audiences looked in their hearts to see how far they’d go to look for happiness, Disney+ has revealed they are ready to dive back into the Pacific Islands for a new series set in the world of the Oscar-nominated musical adventure hit Moana! RELATED: Disney+ Unveils First Trailer for Marvel Animated Series What If…? PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoR...
Tags: TV, Movies, Dwayne Johnson, Disney, TV News, Streaming, Harley Quinn, Maui, Moana, Pacific Islands, Walt Disney Animation, ComingSoon, Jared Bush Zootopia, Alan Tudyk, Disney Animation Studios, TV Premiere


‘Moana’ and ‘The Princess and the Frog’ Sequel Shows Headed to Disney+

Both Moana and The Princess and the Frog are getting their own Disney+ shows. The Moana series will arrive in 2023 and is described as a “long-form musical comedy,” while the Princess and the Frog show is called Tiana, and will serve as a sequel to the 2009 movie. That show will drop on Disney+ in 2022. Both new shows were announced during Disney’s big Investor Day presentation. In Moana, “An adventurous teenager sails out on a daring mission to save her people. During her journey, Moana mee...
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Is Disney Planning to Merge Hulu and Disney+ Into One Big Streaming Service?

A new report suggests that Disney is planning to merge Hulu and Disney+ into one unified streaming service under the Disney umbrella, with Hulu being subsumed into the already-more-popular Disney+. Read on as we break down what this might look like. Collider reports that “multiple Hulu executives have been leaving or let go” from that service in anticipation of this potential shift. The idea of Hulu being folded into Disney+ has not been confirmed yet – maybe those departures are just a norma...
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Cool Stuff: Hallmark’s 2020 Disney Animation Ornaments for ‘101 Dalmatians’, ‘Dumbo’, ‘Bambi’ & More

It’s Thanksgiving week, which means if you aren’t getting your Christmas tree out, then you’re already behind. If you’re looking to beef up your collection of ornaments inspired by the magical films of Walt Disney Animation Studios, then Hallmark has you covered with several new additions to their Keepsake Ornaments line for 2020. This year, the 2020 Disney Hallmark ornaments include Beauty and the Beast, Bambi, Dumbo, The Aristocats, Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, The Little Mermaid, Snow White ...
Tags: Movies, Pua, Disney, Animation, Sleeping Beauty, Beauty and the Beast, Cinderella, Little Mermaid, Pocahontas, The Little Mermaid, Ariel, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Anna, Belle, Collectibles, Cool Stuff


The 80 Greatest Shots in Disney Animation History [Part Six]

(Welcome to The Greatest Shots in Disney Animation History, a limited series where Disney expert Josh Spiegel selects and ranks the defining moments in one of the greatest, most important, and most influential collections of films ever made.) This part of the ongoing list covers entries 30 through 21. 30. The Jungle Book: The last shot Mowgli’s journey in The Jungle Book has a definitive end point: he’s to be brought back to the man-village because it’s not safe for a human in the ju...
Tags: Elsa, Frozen, Maleficent, Movies, Disney, Features, Animation, Shakira, Walt Disney Company, Cinderella, Snow White, Ariel, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Gazelle, Maui, Zootopia


All the new shows you can watch on Disney Plus — from 'The Mandalorian' to 'The Right Stuff'

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Disney+/Business Insider Disney Plus has a ton of new shows based on big franchises, like Star Wars, Marvel, and High School Musical. The service also offers a lot of non-fiction shows and documentaries, including "The World According to Jeff Goldblum," "Encore!" with Kristen Bell, and a program all about Disney Imagineering.Disney Plus costs $69.99 a year for an annual subscription or $6.99 a mont...
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‘The Memory Police’: Reed Morano and Charlie Kaufman Unite for a Movie About the Struggle for Truth

The past four years have seen the leader of the United States government engage in a sustained attack on the truth, so a story about two people who fight to retain their grasp on the truth as it’s being slowly wiped out of society altogether feels pretty relevant right now. Well, that’s exactly what we’re going to get when director Reed Morano (The Handmaid’s Tale) teams up with screenwriter Charlie Kaufman (I’m Thinking of Ending Things) to make a film adaptation of The Memory Police, a novel ...
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Every new movie you can watch on Disney Plus — from the live-action 'Mulan' to the Broadway musical 'Hamilton'

When you buy through our links, we may earn money from our affiliate partners. Learn more. Disney+; Alyssa Powell/Business Insider Disney Plus subscribers can stream brand-new feature-length films alongside their favorite Disney movies. The current lineup of original films includes titles like the Broadway musical "Hamilton," the live-action "Mulan," and Beyoncé's new visual album "Black Is King."An annual Disney Plus subscription costs $69.99 while a monthly plan is $6.99 a month.For de...
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Disney World’s Polynesian Resort Closed for a Year for ‘Moana’-Inspired Renovation

Walt Disney World’s Polynesian Resort, one of the best and most popular hotels in the Disney stable, was slated to reopen this October. But now Disney says the resort is staying shuttered until next summer, and it’s all because of Moana. Disney’s Polynesian Village Resort has been closed since mid-March, when the coronavirus pandemic caused basically the entire world to pause. As of now, it’s open with limited operations for guests staying at the Polynesian Villas and Bungalows on Disney pro...
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‘Raya and the Last Dragon’ Official First Look Released; Kelly Marie Tran Cast in the Lead Role

Walt Disney Animation has unveiled the first look at Raya and the Last Dragon. The upcoming fantasy-adventure animated film has only teased gorgeous pieces of concept art until now, but today, we finally got to see the Raya and the Last Dragon first look image in its fully-rendered CG glory. Along with the release of the new image, Disney has announced the casting of Kelly Marie Tran in the lead role of the Southeast Asian warrior princess Raya, making the Star Wars: The Last Jedi star the firs...
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The 14 best beach movies you can stream right now

  Though many beaches have opened for the season, those with COVID-related concerns are looking for summer entertainment from the safety of their homes, including films available for streaming. We compiled a list of award-winning and cult-favorite movies from a diverse range of directors and actors to replicate the experience of visiting the beach and inspire new bucket list travel destinations. Picks include coming-of-age dramas, queer love stories, and family-friendly animated films set on ...
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Two-thirds of parents say technology makes parenting harder

Today's parents believe parenting is harder now than 20 years ago.A Pew Research Center survey found this belief stems from the new challenges and worries brought by technology.With some schools going remote next year, many parents will need to adjust expectations and re-learn that measured screen usage won't harm their children. Parents and guardians have always endured a tough road. They are the providers of an entire human being's subsistence. They keep that person feed, clothed, and bathe; ...
Tags: Health, Family, Technology, Media, Parenting, Children, Social Media, Teaching, United States, New York Times, Innovation, Pew, Pew Research Center, Moana, Don, Jenny Radesky


‘All Together Now’ Photos: ‘Moana’ Star Auli’i Cravalho Takes the Lead in a New Netflix Movie

Since her breakout role as the voice behind Disney’s Moana, actress Auli’i Cravalho has popped up in several short-lived TV shows, but now she’s getting her own Netflix movie. Cravalho stars in All Together Now, a forthcoming drama from Hearts Beat Loud director Brett Haley that was formerly titled Sorta Like a Rock Star. Check out the first batch of photos and get the details about the film below. All Together Now Photos This project has been kicking around since at least 2016, when...
Tags: Images, Movies, Drama, Casting, Disney, Teen, Carol-Burnett, Netflix, Bryce Dallas Howard, Moana, Haley, Blythe Danner, Sam Elliott, Movie Marketing, Miguel Arteta, Brett Haley


How to use love to repair social inequality | Chloé Valdary

What does Kendrick Lamar have in common with Disney's "Moana"? They recognize our common humanity and show us how to love ourselves and one another, says writer and educator Chloé Valdary. She shares how she uses pop culture to help people develop resilience and advance social change -- and explains why cultivating love is the key to connection, healing and moving forward together. (This virtual conversation, hosted by TED business curator Corey Hajim, was recorded June 30, 2020.) [Author: conta...
Tags: Disney, Higher Education, Kendrick Lamar, Speaking, Moana, Corey Hajim