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For Better and Worse, ‘Oliver and Company’ Ushered Disney Into the Modern Age of Animation

(Revisiting the Renaissance is a bi-weekly series in which Josh Spiegel looks back at the history and making of the 13 films of the Disney Renaissance, released between 1986 and 1999. In today’s column, Spiegel discusses the 1988 Charles Dickens adaptation Oliver & Company .) When Michael Eisner, Jeffrey Katzenberg, and Frank Wells joined the C-suite at the Walt Disney Company in 1984, they did so with the intent of boosting the company’s profile, internally and externally. In the mid-1980s...
Tags: London, Movies, New York City, Disney, Features, Tom Hanks, Animation, Billy Joel, Beverly Hills, Charles Dickens, Walt Disney Company, Jeffrey Katzenberg, Arthur Conan Doyle, Walt Disney Animation Studios, Bette Midler, Coca Cola


Playtime is Over in the New Toy Story 4 Trailer

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Playtime is over in the new Toy Story 4 trailer Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar have released the second official trailer for the upcoming Toy Story 4, featuring a closer look at Keanu Reeves’ Duke Caboom as he helps Woody save Forky. Check out video in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(functio...
Tags: Video, Movies, Disney, Canada, Pixar, Keanu Reeves, Bunny, Bonnie, Woody, Tony Hale, Ducky, Jordan Peele, Walt Disney Pictures, ComingSoon, Movie News, Joan Cusack


Step into the World of Aladdin in New Special Look Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Step into the world of Aladdin in new special look featurette Walt Disney Pictures has revealed the special look featurette for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, highlighting how the production designers created the world of the fictional city of Agrabah. Including an interview from Emmy-winning production designer Gemma Jackson (Game of Thrones), talking about the film’s incredible set locations, set designs and costumes, you can check out the video in the player below!...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Disney, Oscar, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Will Smith, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Aladdin, Jafar


‘Cruella’ Adds Emma Thompson to the ‘101 Dalmatians’ Villain Origin Story Starring Emma Stone

Walt Disney Pictures is still going full steam ahead with their slate of live-action remakes of their animated classics. However, in the case of one of their most famous movies, they’re taking a different live-action approach. Since 101 Dalmatians was already remade into a live-action movie back in 1996 (and even spawned a sequel), Disney is giving the fashionista villain Cruella de Vil her own movie starring Emma Stone as a younger version of the deranged woman who wants to make a coat out of ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Disney, Emma-Stone, Emma Thompson, Glenn Close, Remakes, Thompson, Coast Guard, Cruella de Vil, Mary Poppins, Cruella, Walt Disney Pictures, Disney/Pixar, Family Films, Dana Fox


Make Way for Prince Ali in New Aladdin Clip 

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Make way for Prince Ali in new Aladdin clip Walt Disney Pictures has revealed a new clip (via IGN) from their upcoming live-action Aladdin, featuring the Genie’s extravagant musical number that highlights the arrival of Aladdin as Prince Ali. Check out the video in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Disney, Oscar, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Will Smith, Power Rangers, Ali, Tony, Golden Globe, Prince Ali, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express


Emma Thompson in Talks to Star in Disney’s Cruella

Emma Thompson in talks to star in Disney’s Cruella According to Variety, Academy Award-winning actress Emma Thompson (Howards End) is entereds talks to star in Walt Disney Pictures‘ forthcoming live-action Cruella which centers on one of the most iconic Disney villains from the 101 Dalmatians film franchise. Thompson would be joining Oscar winner Emma Stone (La La Land), who is set to portray the titular fur-obsessed antagonist. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlo...
Tags: UK, Movies, Disney, Emma Thompson, Glenn Close, Mindy Kaling, Thompson, Tonya, Cruella de Vil, Aline Brosh McKenna, Craig Gillespie, Cruella, Betty Lou Gerson, Devil Wears Prada, Walt Disney Pictures, Dodie Smith


The Genie Gives Aladdin a Fabulous Makeover in New TV Spot

BEGIN SLIDESHOW The Genie gives Aladdin a fabulous makeover in the new TV spot Walt Disney Pictures has revealed a brand new TV spot for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, highlighting our titular street rat’s fabulous makeover sequence as the Genie turns him into the rich and noble Prince Ali. Featuring a lot of new footage, you can check out the video in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Will Smith, Power Rangers, Ali, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express


Exclusive: ‘Honey I Shrunk The Kid’ Reboot ‘Shrunk’ in the Works With Josh Gad to Star

We have exclusively learned that Walt Disney Pictures is developing a reboot of Honey, I Shrunk The Kids, with Josh Gad attached to star. Here’s what we know about the reboot, which will be set in the same universe as the original movies. I have independently confirmed with three sources that Walt Disney Pictures has signed actor Josh Gad to star in a Honey, I Shrunk The Kids reboot/sequel. In the original film, Rick Moranis played a scientist father who accidentally shrinks his teenage son ...
Tags: Movies, Casting, Sci-fi, Disney, Sequels, Remakes, Daniel, Walt Disney Studios, Olaf, Josh-Gad, Gad, Mouse House, Rick Moranis, Walt Disney Pictures, Action/Adventure, Disney/Pixar


Meet Your New Best Friend in New Aladdin TV Spot, Featurette

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Meet your new best friend in new Aladdin TV spot, featurette Walt Disney Pictures has revealed a brand new TV spot for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, spotlighting Will Smith’s Genie as he explains to our titular street rat what he is. Featuring new footage, you can check out the video below along with the newly released featurette, highlighting the film’s characters. Two-time Oscar nominee Will Smith (Ali, Men in Black) stars as the Genie in the new film alongside Me...
Tags: Videos, UK, Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Will Smith, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Aladdin, Abu


Genie is the Perfect Wingman in New Aladdin TV Spot

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Genie is the perfect wingman in new Aladdin TV spot Walt Disney Pictures has released a new TV spot for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, highlighting how great of a wingman Will Smith’s Genie is for the titular hero. Also featuring an extended scene of Aladdin’s prince transformation sequence, you can check out the video below. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gpt...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Will Smith, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Aladdin


New Aladdin Dolby Poster Reveals a Pair of Thieves

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Aladdin Dolby poster reveals a pair of thieves Walt Disney Pictures has released the Dolby Cinema poster for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, featuring our titular street rat along with his trusty sidekick-monkey Abu. Check out the full poster in the gallery below! Two-time Oscar nominee Will Smith (Ali, Men in Black) stars as the Genie in the new film alongside Mena Massoud (Amazon’s Jack Ryan) as Aladdin, the hapless but lovable street rat who is smitten with the...
Tags: UK, Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, TV News, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Aladdin, Abu


It’s the Start of a Whole New World in New Aladdin Clip

BEGIN SLIDESHOW It’s the start of a whole new world in new Aladdin clip Walt Disney Pictures has released a brand new clip from their upcoming live-action Aladdin, highlighting the beginning of Aladdin and Jasmine’s first magic carpet ride together. Also featuring a closer look at Jasmine’s protective pet tiger Rajah, you can check out the video below. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh ||...
Tags: Video, UK, Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Jordan, Little Mermaid, Will Smith, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine


Avatar Sequel Release Dates Pushed Back Multiple Years by Disney!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Avatar sequel release dates pushed back multiple years by Disney! Those waiting for James Cameron’s upcoming Avatar sequel saga are going to have to wait a bit longer than previously anticipated. Walt Disney Pictures just announced that the first sequel Avatar 2 has been pushed back a full year from December 18, 2020 to December 17, 2021. Avatar 3 has been pushed back two years December 17, 2021 to December 22, 2023. Avatar 4 will open two years after that on December 19,...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Avatar, Cameron, James Cameron, Michelle Yeoh, Javier, Walt Disney Pictures, Stephen Lang, ComingSoon, Miles Quaritch


Gambit Cancelled and New Mutants Pushed Back Again

Gambit cancelled and New Mutants pushed back again In moves that may come as a surprise to no one, Walt Disney Pictures has pushed the Fox film The New Mutants back once again from its summer release date of August 2, 2019 to April 3, 2020, where it currently has no competition. They have also pulled the Channing Tatum’s Gambit film completely from their schedule, as they have for Untitled Fox Marvel projects previously dated for June 26, 2020, October 2, 2020 and March 5, 2021. Those untitle...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Channing Tatum, Hulu, X-men, Noah Hawley, Gore Verbinski, Remy LeBeau, Tatum, John Hughes, Bob McLeod, Drew Goddard, Walt Disney Pictures, Josh Boone, Movie News


New Aladdin TV Spots and Poster Reveal Chaos at the Market

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Aladdin TV spots and poster reveal chaos at the market Walt Disney Pictures has released the new RealD 3D poster for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, featuring our titular street rat and Jasmine causing chaos at the market. You can check out the full poster in the gallery below along with the two new TV spots which also feature a bit of new footage from the market chase. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; ...
Tags: Videos, Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine, Aladdin, Abu, Jafar


Meet Old and New Friends in New Toy Story 4 Posters

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Meet old and new friends in new Toy Story 4 posters Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar have released six new character posters for the upcoming Toy Story 4, featuring our old friends Woody, Buzz Lightyear, and Bo Peep along with newcomers Forky, Ducky, Bunny and Duke Caboom. Check out the full poster below! Woody and the rest of the toys are back for an all-new adventure in Toy Story 4, welcoming new friends to Bonnie’s room, including a reluctant new toy called Forky. But Fo...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Pixar, Bunny, Bonnie, Woody, Tony Hale, Ducky, Jordan Peele, Walt Disney Pictures, Woody Buzz Lightyear, ComingSoon, Movie News, Joan Cusack, Bo Peep, Toy Story 4


New Aladdin TV Spot: Sometimes You Just Have to Take a Risk

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Aladdin TV spot: Sometimes you just have to take a risk Walt Disney Pictures has released a brand new TV spot for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, featuring new footage from the film including extended clips of Aladdin and Jasmine’s iconic magic carpet ride. Check out the video on the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[...
Tags: Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine, Aladdin, Abu, Jafar, Benj Pasek


Avengers: Endgame World Premiere Photos

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Avengers: Endgame world premiere photos Last night Marvel Studios and Walt Disney Pictures held the world premiere for Avengers: Endgame, and you can check out the red carpet photos from the event in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAloneSizeMapping = googletag.si...
Tags: Movies, Josh Brolin, Thanos, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Extras, Red Carpet, Walt Disney Pictures, ComingSoon, Marvel Movie News


Curse of La Llorona Scares Up $26.5 Million at Domestic Box Office

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Curse of La Llorona Scares Up $26.5 Million at Domestic Box Office New Line Cinema’s The Curse of La Llorona managed to debut at #1 over the Easter weekend, bringing in an estimated $26.5 million. Internationally the film brought in another $30 million, giving it a worldwide debut of $56.5 million. Produced on a budget of $9 million, the horror film is already in the green for the studio. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone...
Tags: Movies, US, Justice League, Box Office, Aquaman, Marvel Studios, Shazam, Universal Pictures, WB, Walt Disney Pictures, ComingSoon, Movie News, Marsai Martin, Domestic Box Office, La Llorona, Tina Gordon Drumline


Fox’s Mouse Guard Film Halted by Disney

Fox’s Mouse Guard film halted by Disney With only two weeks before production begins, Deadline reports that Walt Disney Pictures has halted further development on 20th Century Fox’s film adaptation of Mouse Guard. According to the trade, producers Matt Reeves, Ross Ritchie and Stephen Christy are being allowed to sell the project elsewhere with several studios like Netflix and Paramount Pictures already interested in the project. Following Disney’s successful acquisition of Fox last March, t...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Fox, Netflix, Idaho, Paramount Pictures, 20th Century Fox, Jack Whitehall, Reeves, Matt Reeves, Gary Whitta, Walt Disney Pictures, BOOM Studios, ComingSoon, Movie News, Newt


Check Out 50 The Lion King Trailer Screenshots!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Check Out 50 The Lion King Trailer Screenshots! This morning Walt Disney Pictures released the full trailer for The Lion King, and now ComingSoon.net has 50 screenshots plus comparisons to the original 1994 animated classic. Check out the Lion King trailer screenshots in the gallery below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; google...
Tags: Movies, John Oliver, Disney, Screenshots, Broadway, Jon Stewart, Seth Rogen, James Earl Jones, Jon Favreau, Scar, Luke Cage, Rafiki, Donald Glover, Simba, Nala, Mufasa


Shazam Says the Magic Word, Opens to #1 at the Box Office

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Shazam says the magic word, opens to #1 at the box office Warner Bros. and New Line’s Shazam! opened at the #1 spot at the domestic box office, bringing in $53.45 million, exceeding estimations and gaining an A Cinemascore. Internationally the film brought in $102 million for a worldwide opening of $158.7 million. The film has the lowest domestic opening for a DCEU film, but also a markedly lower budget than the likes of Aquaman and Justice League, meaning that the film wo...
Tags: Movies, Stephen King, US, Justice League, Box Office, Warner Bros, Marvel Studios, Michael Keaton, Paramount, WB, Walt Disney Pictures, CinemaScore, ComingSoon, Movie News, Magic Word Opens, Eva Green Filmmaker Jordan Peele


Disney CinemaCon 2019 Footage Reaction: Avengers: Endgame, Toy Story 4, Aladdin, The Lion King, and More

On the April 3, 2019 episode of /Film Daily, /Film editor in chief Peter Sciretta is joined by /Film senior writer Ben Pearson to discuss all the footage and trailers they saw during the Walt Disney Pictures presentation at CinemaCon 2019 . Footage screened includes Avengers: Endgame, Toy Story 4, Aladdin, The Lion King, and more. You can subscribe to /Film Daily on iTunes , Google Podcasts , Overcast , Spotify and all the popular podcast apps (here is the RSS URL i...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Ferrari, Las Vegas, 20th Century Fox, Peter, Ben, Ben Pearson, Cinemacon, Walt Disney Pictures, Disney/Pixar, Peter Sciretta, Footage Reaction, Featured Stories Sidebar, Film Daily Podcast, Sam Hume


Captain Marvel Crosses $1 Billion Worldwide

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Captain Marvel crosses $1 billion worldwide Walt Disney Pictures and Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel has officially crossed the $1 billion mark at the global box office. The film has brought in $358 million at the domestic box office with another $645 million internationally. PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(fu...
Tags: Movies, Marvel, America, Earth, Box Office, Marvel Studios, Lee Pace, Walt Disney Pictures, Djimon Hounsou, ComingSoon, Movie News, Marvel Movie News, Mississippi Grind, Meg LeFauve, Annette Bening, Anna Boden


Dumbo Flies to #1 at the Box Office, Captain Marvel Nears $1 Billion

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Dumbo Flies to #1 at the Box Office, Captain Marvel Nears $1 Billion Walt Disney Pictures‘s Dumbo flew to the top spot at the domestic box office, but still short of studio expectations. The live-action remake brought in an estimated $45 million at the domestic box office but managed $71 million internationally for a global debut of $116 million. This mark’s director Tim Burton’s fifth highest opening weekend, besting most of the recent work by the filmmaker and marking hi...
Tags: Movies, Lionsgate, Tim Burton, US, Mumbai, Marvel Studios, Michael Keaton, Alice, Cole Sprouse, Jordan Peele, Walt Disney Pictures, Eva Green, ComingSoon, Haley Lu Richardson, Filmmaker Harmony Korine, Box Office Captain Marvel Nears


Toy Story 4 International Trailer Reveals Buzz Lightyear’s Rescue Mission

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Toy Story 4 international trailer reveals Buzz Lightyear’s rescue mission Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar have revealed the new international trailer for the upcoming Toy Story 4, featuring lots of new footage from the film while also highlighting Buzz Lightyear’s mission to rescue Woody. You can check out the video below along with the new international poster (via Comic Book Movie). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Pixar, Bunny, Bonnie, Woody, Tony Hale, Ducky, Jordan Peele, Buzz Lightyear, Walt Disney Pictures, Woody Buzz, ComingSoon, Movie News, Joan Cusack, Toy Story 4


New Aladdin International Poster Reveals a Magic Carpet Ride

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Aladdin international poster reveals a magic carpet ride Walt Disney Pictures has released a new international poster for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, featuring an iconic scene from the original film with Jasmine and Aladdin riding the magic carpet. Check out the full poster below (via IMP Awards). PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlon...
Tags: Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine, Aladdin, Abu, Jafar, Benj Pasek


New Disney’s Aladdin TV Spot Features New Footage

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Disney’s Aladdin TV spot features new footage Walt Disney Pictures has released a new TV spot for their upcoming live-action Aladdin, featuring new footage from the film including a short glimpse of Jafar using the magic of the Genie. Check out the video below! (via Comic Book) PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd....
Tags: Movies, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Aladdin, Abu, Jafar, Benj Pasek, Agrabah


Watch the Full Toy Story 4 Trailer!

BEGIN SLIDESHOW Watch the full Toy Story 4 trailer! Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar have released the full trailer for Toy Story 4! Featuring plenty of new footage from the film, and offering a better idea of the sequel’s plot, check it out in the player below! PB = PB || {}; PB.gptStandAlone = PB.gptStandAlone || {}; PB.gptAutoRefresh = PB.gptAutoRefresh || {'gptAds':[], 'gptStandAlone':[]}; googletag.cmd.push(function() { var standAlone...
Tags: Movies, Tom Hanks, Pixar, Andy, Bonnie, Bo, Woody, Tony Hale, Jordan Peele, Walt Disney Pictures, ComingSoon, Disney•Pixar, Movie News, Joan Cusack, Bo Peep, Tim Allen Tom Hanks Annie Potts Patricia Arquette


New Aladdin Toy Features a Snippet of Jasmine’s New Song

BEGIN SLIDESHOW New Aladdin toy features a snippet of Jasmine’s new song According to Cinema Blend, a snippet of one of the newest songs from Walt Disney Pictures‘ upcoming live-action Aladdin has arrived online, revealing a short preview of Princess Jasmine’s (Naomi Scott) song titled “Speechless.” Composed by Alan Menken (La La Land) and co-written Benj Pasek and Justin Paul (The Greatest Showman), the song was leaked through a new Princess Jasmine singing doll which was created by JAKK...
Tags: Movies, Instagram, Robin Williams, Disney, Oscar, Little Mermaid, Power Rangers, Tony, Golden Globe, Ralph, Marc Platt, Orient Express, Jasmine, Aladdin, Abu, Jafar