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[3 Dec 2013 | No Comment | ]
Walt Disney Studios Breaks $4 Billion at Global Box Office for the First Time in Studio History

For the first time in its history, The Walt Disney Studios broke the $4 billion mark at the global box office.
Earlier in November, the Studio had announced it surpassed the $3.791 billion mark that it set back in 2010. This year’s results have been driven by the success of Marvel’s Iron Man 3 which earned $1.21 billion making it the fifth highest grossing film ever.
Monsters University earned $744 million, making it Pixar’s third highest grossing film, and Marvel’s Thor: The Dark World is still going strong at the box office …

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[11 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
‘Paperman’ Makes Short List for Academy Awards Nomination

While Disney Animation Studios’ newest feature film Wreck-It Ralph has been delighting audiences and taking in record numbers at the box office, perhaps one of the biggest treats of seeing the film in theaters is the opportunity to see the short film before it, Paperman. This week, Paperman came one step closer to an Academy Award nomination, as the film made the “short list” of the top 10 Animated Short Films to be considered for an Oscar.
Paperman, directed by John Kahrs, tells the story of two strangers who find each …

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[5 Nov 2012 | No Comment | ]
‘Wreck-It Ralph’ Grosses a Record-Setting $49.1 Million in Opening Weekend

This weekend marked the theatrical debut of Wreck-It Ralph, and its box office reception will certainly give Walt Disney Animation Studios a reason to celebrate. In its opening weekend, Wreck-It Ralph took in $49.1 million at the domestic box office, which is the top weekend debut for a film from Disney Animation Studios.
The film’s weekend grosses beat out those for Tangled, which had an opening weekend gross of $48.8 million when it opened over Thanksgiving weekend in 2010. Wreck-It Ralph tells the story of Ralph, a video game character who gets …