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[27 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Two Disney Films Going Back in the Vault Next Week

Two popular Disney films will be pulled from circulation on Monday, sources say. The two films that will be pulled are Beauty and the Beast: Diamond Edition and Bambi: Diamond Edition.
Their direct-to-video sequels are also being pulled, including Beauty and the Beast: The Enchanted Christmas Special Edition, Beauty and the Beast: Belle’s Magical World Special Edition and Bambi II: Special Edition.
Disney has not specified the length of time these films will be locked up in the vault, so if you want any of these make sure to buy them before …

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[27 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Celebrate Family with Sprinkles Cupcakes and DreamWorks Pictures’ ‘People Like Us’

Who wants free cupcakes?  Good!  Now that I have your attention, let me tell you how to get them.
DreamWorks Pictures has announced that they will be teaming up with Sprinkle Cupcakes to promote DreamWorks’ upcoming dramedy, People Like Us.  The movie, due in theatres June 29, chronicles the ups and downs of family relationships.  To celebrate, Sprinkle Cupcakes will be giving away free cupcakes on family themed holidays in May and June.
How does it work?  Simple!

Go in to one of Sprinkle’s ten locations across the country between 12-2 p.m. on …

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[27 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Christian Louboutin Collaborates with Disney for ‘Cinderella’ Shoe

Renowned shoe designer Christian Louboutin will be collaborating with Disney to come up with his own version of the iconic glass slipper from Disney’s Cinderella.
The shoe will be formally revealed this summer, and was designed to celebrate Disney’s re-release of the classic film on DVD and Blu-ray this fall. Says Louboutin:
I have been so lucky to have crossed paths with Cinderella, an icon who is so emblematic to the shoe world as well as the dream world.
What do you think Louboutin’s interpretation of Cinderella’s glass slipper will look …

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[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Jack White to Score Disney’s ‘The Lone Ranger’

Walt Disney Pictures has announced that Grammy-winning Jack White will write, produce and perform the score for The Lone Ranger.
Jerry Bruckheimer says:
Jack’s an amazing songwriter with a unique style. We’re thrilled to hear his fresh take on the William Tell Overture.
The film stars Armie Hammer and Johnny Depp, and is based on the 1950’s television series. While this is Jack White’s first full score, he did write a song for 2008’s Quantum of Solace and performed a track on 2007’s Cold Mountain.
The Lone Ranger will premiere in theaters May 31, …

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[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
New “Families Legend” Trailer for ‘Brave’ Released

If you can’t wait until Disney/Pixar’s Brave premieres in theaters, you can catch a sneak peek with the new “Families Legend” trailer that has just been released.
Set in Scotland, Brave follows the story of young Merida, who defies the age-old tradition of marriage in order to carve her own path in life. When she unwittingly unleashes chaos in the kingdom, she must discover what it truly means to be brave.
Check out the new trailer below, and catch Brave in theaters every June 22.

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[26 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Swan & Dolphin Hotel Named One of the Top 10 Meeting Hotels in the United States

Walt Disney World’s Swan & Dolphin Hotel has been named as one of the Top 10 Meeting Hotels in the United States by Cvent, the largest cloud-based provider of event management and venue selection solutions.
The list, which named the Top 100 Meeting Hotels in the U.S., chose from 80,000 hotels on the Cvent Supplier Network. The winning hotels were selected based on a number of criteria, including:

The number of electronic request-for-proposals (RFPs) the property received from the Cvent Supplier Network in …

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[25 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Sharon Osbourne to Guest Star on ‘Jake and the Never Land Pirates’

America’s Got Talent judge Sharon Osbourne will guest star as Mama Hook, the “exuberant” mother of Captain Hook on a special episode of Jake and the Never Land Pirates, which will premiere Mother’s Day weekend, May 12 at 8:30 a.m. ET/PT. The episode will also premiere on the Disney Junior programming block on Disney Channel that same day, with an additional encore presentation May 13.
The episode, entitled “Mama Hook Knows Best,” will feature Osbourne’s character as she visits her son on Never Land. Much to her dismay, she learns Captain …

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[25 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Cars Land Entertainment Revealed

Disney has revealed there will be street entertainment to delight guests when Cars Land opens at Disney California Adventure this summer.
First up is Red the Firetruck, who will arrive at Radiator Springs with a “volunteer firefighter” to help water plants in the area. When things don’t go according to plan, the street show may end up turning the fire hoses on guests.
If you’re looking for a dryer experience, you won’t want to miss DJ’S Dance & Drive, where DJ the “party car” drives through the streets joined by a girl …

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[25 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Star Sighting: Christy Turlington & Ed Burns Visit Walt Disney World

Late last week, model/filmmaker Christy Turlington and her husband, actor/director Ed Burns visited Walt Disney World.
While visiting “The Happiest Place on Earth,” the couple took a break from the attractions and hustle of the theme park to pose with Minnie Mouse at Disney’s Polynesian Resort.
I’m not sure who looks happier – the couple or Minnie!

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[24 Apr 2012 | No Comment | ]
Two Disney Cast Members’ Kids to be Honored for Winning National Safety Poster Contest

Two Disney Cast Members’ children are being honored for placing in the American Society of Safety Engineers’ (ASSE) annual Safety Poster Contest, a contest designed to teach children the importance of job safety while learning about careers in the fields of occupational safety and health.
13 year old Victor Fan, son of Ming Fan who works in merchandise at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, took first place honors. Meanwhile, 5 year old Takoda Paschel, son of Walt Disney Imagineering employee Christie Paschel, took third in his age group.
The winning children will be honored …