Walt Disney Company

STAR WARS Films Need to Show Us Something New, Soon

The public’s general love of <i>Star Wars</i> after the prequels was at an all-time low. I sold all of my DVDs; I was done with it. I didn’t need any more …

Star Wars

New Disney Campaign Urges Girls to Dream Bigger Than Just Becoming Princesses

It's called (what else?) #DreamBigPrincess.<p>Disney launched a new global initiative in 2016 called #DreamBigPrincess. Now, per the campaign's site, they've added a photography element. In addition to having 19 female photographers "create a series of empowering images showcasing real-world girls and …

What's the best place to stay in Orlando, when you want to get around easily?

August 19, 2017, 11:36 AM · Where should you stay when you visit the Orlando theme parks? Let's focus today on one of the many important elements you …

Disney World

Six Flags Over Texas Removes Confederate Flag Amid Uproar, Will Only Fly U.S. Flag In Theme Parks

The Six Flags chain announced that it will only fly American flags. The Six flags Texas-based park was named after the six flags that have flown over …

Racism

Ariadne drops bid for four board seats

Rebel shareholder Ariadne Australia has stopped pushing for four board seats at rival Ardent, with property developer Kevin Seymour and US-based …

Unicorn Minnie Mouse Ears Will Fill Your Hair With Rainbow Sparkles

We can't stop watching them glisten.<p>Two of our favorite trends have just combined in a headband that's shaped like Minnie Mouse's ears and colored like a unicorn, <i>Pop Sugar</i> reports. The sparkling band, ears, and bow are filled with beautiful pink, purple, blue, green, and orange pastels. The company …

Makeup

Broadways Frozen Is Breaking The Bank and Showing it’s Look | Times Square Chronicles

Broadways Frozen Is Breaking The Bank and Showing it’s Look<p><i>Frozen</i> is coming to Broadway in February, but before it does <i>Frozen’s</i> made its world in …

Aladdin and Miss Saigon Cast Members Swap Songs August 20

Concert will benefit the spouse of a cast member paralyzed in a car accident.<p>Members of the Broadway casts of <i>Aladdin</i> and <i>Miss Saigon</i> will swap songs …

Klyde Warren Park presents Movies in the Park: Beauty and the Beast

Klyde Warren Park will present Movies in the Park featuring the 2017 version of <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>. Disney’s animated classic takes on a new form, …

Beauty and the Beast

Disney and Hulu Finally Becoming Real Competitors to Netflix -- The Motley Fool

Netflix has long dominated streaming, but competitors are now offering compelling content that may take a bite out of the company's growth.<p><b>Netflix</b> …

Investing

Woman Uses A Pass From 1994 to Get Into Disney World

Figuring out the cheapest time to visit Disney can be a daunting task, but one woman figured out a rather unique way to save some dough. Chelsea …

Disney World

Disneyland Resort honors its overnight workers with a middle of the night party

They were there overnight as usual, but for a couple of hours several hundred-cast members weren’t cleaning and making repairs around the Disneyland …

Disneyland

2017 Solar Eclipse And How It Will Affect Walt Disney World Parks And Attractions

On Monday afternoon, the 2017 total solar eclipse is set to take place and it is going to affect schools, places of employment, sporting events, and …

Walt Disney World Resort

‘Lion King’ director reveals major secret about Scar and Mufasa

The director and producer of Disney’s 1994 critically acclaimed animated film “The Lion King” revealed in an interview that Mufasa and Scar are not …

Entertainment

Disney Just Announced Something Major & We're Freaking Out!

We have been #blessed now that so many classic Disney movies are on Netflix. But it looks like they won't be available on the popular streaming …

Netflix

Disney cruises float with grown-ups, too

Joanne and Gerald "John" Gerrity, fifth-generation owners of a kielbasa shop in Nanticoke, Pa., booked their 100th Disney cruise in September. And, …

Disney Cruise Line

Fall Comes Early at Disney World -- The Motley Fool

Mickey Mouse is turning to Halloween and Food & Wine events even earlier this year to drum up attendance growth.<p>It may still be hot as blazes …

Consumer News

Here’s Your First Look at the Cast of ‘Frozen (The Musical)’ in Full Costume

Opening night of Broadway’s <i>Frozen (The Musical)</i> will be here in just six short months (much sooner than the anticipated November 2019 release date for <i>Frozen 2</i> !), but to hold us over, the wonderful folks over at Disney on Broadway have given us our first peek at the cast in full costume with newly …

Brit + Co

Why The Avengers and The Defenders Won't Get a Crossover

<b>The Defenders</b> have assembled to stop an immortal organization from destroying New York – what’s next? Well, obviously standalone series for each of …

Superheroes

You can now buy a Dole Whip purse, because sometimes we *can* have nice things

If you’re looking to add something else to your ever-growing collection of fun Disney things, then you should probably go grab your wallet right now. …

Six US police officers shot in one night, Donald Trump offers condolences

<b>Washington:</b> Six United States police officers were shot in one night in the states of Florida and Pennsylvania, one fatally, prompting President …

Policing

Exhibition of Disney Imagineer Rolly Crump's work

Rolly Crump: It's Kind of a Cute Story will be at the Oceanside Museum of Art, August 26, 2017–February 18, 2018. It's a must-see for fans of Disney …

Art

Can Disney fix its broken “Princess Culture”?

The company is attempting to redefine what it means to be a princess<p>Historically, Disney princesses have exposed girls to stereotypical notions at a young age of what it means to be a woman. Their understandings of their own femininity have been, and continue to be, shaped by the “role models” …

Liberal View

These 4 Dapper Disney Couples Costumes Will Give You a Magical Halloween

Item 1/21<p>Hey, friends! It’s me, Irene. If you’ve read any of my Brit + Co posts, chances are you already know about my obsession with Disney. I’m literally listening to my Disney orchestra playlist on Spotify right now to get in the zone to talk about my latest DIY… Disney Couples Halloween …

Clothing

Best Bachelorette Destinations for Your Personality

Of course, all bachelorette parties all have the same goal in mind, celebrating the bride-to-be amongst her best friends and family before she becomes a Mrs. But for many, most bachelorettes start to feel the same with dinner, drinks, dancing – you get the idea. If you’re looking to plan a party …

Weddings

#DisneyWeekend: Love Your Pets

Disney is all about family — including our loving pets. With their cute little noses, fluffy tails, and endless amounts of affection, it’s only …

Pets

Diehard fans are dressing in clothes inspired by their favourite characters in a viral trend called DisneyBounding

Leslie Kay, founder of DisneyBound, as Alice in Wonderland/ Instagram<p>Diehard fans come in many forms. Some collect merchandise, others are the first …

Boing Boing's oldest extant live page, an interview with John K. that just turned 22

On August 12, 1995, before Internet Archive or Google, Boing Boing conducted a charming interview with John Kricfalusi, creator of <i>Ren & Stimpy</i>. The …

Disneyland

Main Street Electrical Parade Is Leaving Disneyland (Again) This Weekend

The former mainstay returned to Anaheim in January. Now it's saying bye again. [ more › ]

Disney says they want girls to know they can be more than princesses

NEW YORK - NOVEMBER 24: A general view of atmosphere at the opening of 'The Princess and The Frog' the ultimate disney experience at the Roseland …

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