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[12 Dec 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Show Starring Russell and Dug from ‘UP’ Coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom

A brand new live show starring Russell and Dug from UP is coming to Disney’s Animal Kingdom.
The new show is set to premiere next spring in time for the 20th anniversary of the theme park, replacing Flights of Wonder.
The show will feature Wilderness Explorer Russell and his pal Dug “as they discover species of birds from around the world.” The show will take place in the Caravan Theater in Anandapur village.
Flights of Wonder will end on December 31 this year.
There’s no official start date for the new UP-themed show but …

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[25 Jul 2017 | No Comment | ]
Disney Gives Sneak Peek at the Disneyland Half Marathon Finisher Medals

The 2017 Disneyland Half Marathon is coming soon and this week Disney has given guests a sneak peek at the Pixar-themed finisher medals.
The half marathon finisher medal is Toy Story-themed and features Buzz, Woody, and Jessie on the medal.
Finishers of the Disneyland 10K will earn a Monsters, Inc.-themed medal featuring Sully and Mike.
The Disneyland 5K is themed after The Incredibles and the medal features Mr. Incredible and his family members – perfect bling for a fun family race!
The race weekend also includes the 5th annual Disneyland Double Dare and the …

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[30 May 2017 | No Comment | ]
‘The Music of Pixar Live! – A Symphony of Characters’ Debuts at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

The Music of Pixar Live! – A Symphony of Characters debuted May 26 at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
This all-new musical show celebrates the music, animation, and characters of Pixar films. A live orchestra performs musical selections form Toy Story, Up, Finding Nemo, Finding Dory, The Incredibles, and Cars.
The show also features video segments with the film’s composers, showing how a Pixar film is scored.
Guests are greeted by Green Army Men at the start of the show, and Pixar characters appear during the show including Mike and Sulley; Woody, Jessie, and Buzz; …

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[9 Sep 2014 | No Comment | ]
New Disney Pins and Accessories Arriving at Disney Parks this Month

This summer Disney Pin collectors were treated to more than 250 new pins and accessories and there are more new items arriving this month.
A new pin set inspired by Disney/Pixar’s Up is set to arrive in the Disney Parks soon. The set features four new pins with Carl and Elli and look like photographs of the couple.
There is also a new Tangled pin set featuring Rapunzel, Flynn Rider, and other characters from the film. The Tangled collection includes open edition individual pins and two-pin sets.
Pins collectors and fans can find …

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[7 Oct 2013 | Comments Off on Disney Interactive Updates the Disney Story App with More Features and Experiences | ]
Disney Interactive Updates the Disney Story App with More Features and Experiences

Everyone has a story to they want to tell through photos and videos, and Disney has a storytelling app to make those stories easier to share.
The iPhone and iPod Touch app – called Story – has recently been updated by Disney Interactive and now includes premium animated Disney themes, music functions, a better viewing experience, and more sharing features.
Story uses intuitive technology to access users’ photo and video libraries on their devices and automatically organizes them into digital experiences that can be personalized, saved, and shared. Users are able to …

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[23 May 2012 | No Comment | ]
Disney/Pixar Films Returning to Big Screen for Memorial Day Weekend

Several Disney/Pixar films will be returning to the big screen Memorial Day weekend only at AMC Theatres.
Ratatouille, Up, WALL-E, and Toy Story 3 will play in AMC Theatres across the globe from May 25-May 28, 2012. Film-goers will be able to watch the film as well as a classic Pixar short and a sneak peek at the upcoming Brave.
Says Sun Dee Larson, vice president of Film Marketing at AMC:
There are some great films coming out Memorial Day weekend but nothing …

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[6 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
Replica of ‘Up’ House in Utah Has Sold

In July, we told you about a replica of Carl and Ellie’s house from the Disney film Up that was put on the market. Today, sources have announced that the home has been sold.
The couple who purchased the home, Clinton and Lynette Hamblin, are self-professed Disney fanatics. They said that finding this replica home was a “dream come true;” Lynette Hamblin also stated that “We just love the message of the movie – adventure is out there.”
Bangerter Homes, the creators of the Utah home, wanted to replicate the Up home …

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[11 Jul 2011 | One Comment | ]
Replica of ‘Up!’ House For Sale

Do you remember our story a while back on the Up! house that flew, thanks to National Geographic?  Well, now Bangerter Homes has built a home for Up!  fans in Harriman, Utah, that you have to see to believe.
The house is a replica of Carl and Ellie’s house from the recent Disney Pixar film.  It features 2,800 square feet, and builders and decorators have included details from the original, right down to the mural that Ellie painted in the living room.
And at the reasonable cost of $399,000, why not own …

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[13 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
New Animator Added to Pixar Speaker Sessions for Pixar’s 25th Anniversary Weekend

I have some exciting news for you today, Pixar fans! A new animator has been added to the Pixar Speaker Sessions at Pixar’s 25th Anniversary Weekend at Epcot, taking place this weekend (May 13-15.)
Scheduled for May 15, Supervising Animator Shawn Krause is scheduled to replace Michael Giacchino at the 6 p.m. special presentation at the World Showplace. Krause is known for his work on the studio’s first feature Toy Story, and has contributed to several films since then, including A Bug’s Life, Toy Story 2, Monsters, Inc., Finding Nemo, The …

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[10 May 2011 | No Comment | ]
‘Toy Story 3’ Director Auctions Pixar Collectibles to Help Japanese Earthquake Relief

Lee Unkrich, director of Toy Story 3 has put up a number of Pixar collectibles on eBay to help with the Japan Earthquake and Tsunami Relief Fund. The items up for auction are quite varied, but are all Pixar-related memorabilia he has collected over the years.
One particular piece, such as this limited edition print from Disney/Pixar’s Up, is currently up for auction. The print, which was given to Pixar employees after the film was made, only had 1200 copies ever created. This particular print is from Unkrich’s own personal collection.
Other memorabilia …