• Marvel
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    Avengers: Infinity War to Introduce New Superhero ‘Dr. Lawson’?

    While promoting the upcoming Blu-ray/DVD release of the summer mega-hit Civil War, Joe and Anthony Russo teased that the third outing for Earth’s Mightiest Heroes could add yet more superheroes to Marvel’s roster, with Anthony saying that, although the directors have their “hands full trying to tell the story we have with our pre-existing characters … […]

  • Lucasfilm
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    New Star Wars ‘Rogue One’ Trailer Released

    Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, in which a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. Rogue One: A Star Wars Story arrives in theaters December 16, 2016. cover photo: © Disney/Lucas Tweet

  • ABC
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    Disney Garners 13 Teen Choice Awards

    The 18th annual Teen Choice Awards celebrated the best in teen fandom Sunday, when the fan-decided awards were given to some of the biggest names in movies, TV, and music. This year’s edition of the Teen Choice Awards turned somber with the show pausing to address the gun violence that has plagued the country. Jessica […]

  • Lucasfilm
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    Harrison Ford Could Have Died in Star Wars Accident

    An English court has heard the case that Harrison Ford could have been killed when he was crushed by a hydraulic door on the set of the Millennium Falcon spaceship while filming the most recent Star Wars film. The company responsible, Foodles Production who is owned by Disney, pleaded guilty to two breaches under health […]

  • Marvel
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    A 13-foot, Bronze Statue of Captain America Set For Brooklyn

    In celebration of Jack Kirby and Joe Simon’s 1941 creation, Marvel will unveil a bronze statue of Captain America for his 75th anniversary at Comic-Con International in San Diego, which runs July 20 to 24. After a weekend in San Diego, the 13-foot-tall bronze Cap will travel east and arrive in the superhero’s hometown in time for a dedication ceremony […]

  • Disney Stories
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    Walt and his Praxinoscope

      The Praxinoscope was the successor to the Zoetrope. It used a strip of pictures placed around the inner surface of a spinning cylinder. It had an inner circle of mirrors, placed so that the reflections of the pictures appeared stationary in position as the wheel turned. Someone looking in the mirrors would see a rapid […]

  • The Walt Disney Studios
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    Disney History: The Mickey Mouse Gas Mask

    During World War II Walt Disney was enlisted to help the American war effort by designing a Mickey Mouse gas mask. Fearing a chemical attack from the Germans, the United States government distributed over 40 million gas masks to men, women, and children. However, since adult masks were too heavy and frightening for children to wear, Disney […]

  • Walt Disney Pictures
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    Moana D23 Trailer Released

    This trailer, originally shown at last years D23 Expo has finally been released to the public. Starring the voices of Auli’i Cravalho and Dwayne Johnson and featuring the music of Lin-Manuel Miranda, the film is scheduled to be released November 23, 2016. artwork: © Disney Tweet

  • Walt Disney Pictures
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    Film Review: Alice Through the Looking Glass

    By Steven Guttman Alice Through the Looking Glass was not what Lewis Carroll had envisioned. Quite frankly, it was not what I was expecting either considering that the script’s author is Linda Woolverton, the same person who penned Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland. To create a successful movie based on a Lewis Carroll novel, a […]