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Obama Gets the Star Treatment at DreamWorks

President Obama talked about the economy, praised DreamWorks and got the inside scoop on two of the studio’s upcoming movies, during his visit to the Glendale campus today (Nov. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Sofia the First’ Special Sets Ratings Record

The premiere of the Sofia the First: The Floating Palace special was a ratings winner for Disney Channel on Sunday (Nov. 24). According to the cabler, the 7 p.m. broadcast garnered ... Continue Reading →
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Philanthropist Diane Disney Miller Dies at 79

Diane Disney Miller, daughter of Walt Disney and a tireless philanthropist has died at 79. She passed away on Tuesday (Nov. 19) at her home in Napa, Calif. due to complications of a ... Continue Reading →
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Heritage to Auction Off Rare ‘Peanuts’ Art

Rare original animation art from the first TV appearance by Charles M. Schulz’s Peanuts characters will be offered at the Beverly Hills’ Heritage Auctions on Wednesday (Nov. ... Continue Reading →
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3D Society to Honor Pixar Studio in January

Pixar Animation Studios is set to receive the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society’s Sir Charles Wheatstone Award for creative excellence at the society’s 5th ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Burbank Offers Special ‘Mr. Banks’ Screenings

Disney has announced that for one week only it will be presenting a special limited engagement of its upcoming live-action flick Saving Mr. Banks in a state-of-the-art theater on the ... Continue Reading →
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‘Jungle Book’ Swings onto DVD/Blu ray on Feb. 11

Are you ready to dance to “The Bare Necessities” in high-def Blu-ray? Then you can mark Feb. 11th, 2014 as the release date for the Disney’s classic movie The Jungle ... Continue Reading →
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‘Planes’ Takes Flight on Disc

If you’re in the market for some high-flying animated action this week, look no further than Disney’s Planes on DVD ($29.99). Starring Dane Cook and Stacy Keach, the CG ... Continue Reading →
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TV News Bytes: Dinosaur Train, B-DAMAN, Matt Hatter

+ The Jim Henson Company‘s Emmy nominated CG animated preschool series Dinosaur Train is chugging along nicely as Disney Channel in Germany has announced the show will be a key ... Continue Reading →
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Mickey’s Fantastic 3-D Comeback

How director Lauren MacMullan and her team crafted the wonderful new Mickey Mouse short, showcasing a remarkable marriage of 2D and ... Continue Reading →