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    Tomorrowland: Preview, Props & Concept Artwork

    Captain Eo’s Magic Eye Theater at Disneyland has been showcasing an exclusive 17 minute long trailer from the film Tomorrowland. This film stars George Clooney, Britt Robertson, Hugh Laurie, Tim McGraw, Keegan-Michael Key, Thomas Robinson, Raffey Cassidy and opens this May 22nd. Story-line: “Brad Bird’s “Tomorrowland,” a mystery – adventure starring Academy Award winner George Clooney. […]

  • Digital Media Trailblazer Bob Lambert Dies at 55

    Bob Lambert, a technical strategist at Disney for 25 years and a guiding force in the industry’s sweeping transition from film to digital cinema, died suddenly of unnamed causes Sept. 7 at his home in Glendale, his family announced Monday night. He was 55. While working for Disney Feature Animation, Lambert conceptualized a strategy and methodology for […]

  • Adventures In Music: Melody – 1953

    Melody is an educational Adventures in Music animated short film produced by Walt Disney Productions, and originally released to theaters by RKO Radio Pictures on May 28, 1953. Professor Owl talks about the importance of melody in life, which he claims is only present in two animals: birds and humans. His interest lies in the latter, as he follows the human life […]

  • Mickey Mouse’s First Feature Length Film Being Developed?

    During a recent interview with BleedingCool.com, Burny Mattinson, a veteran of the 1960′s Pooh pictures revealed, “I am working on just an idea of my own which is basically a Mickey, Donald, Goofy feature film idea. We have to present it first to the bosses to get the green light.”  Burny is the supervising story artist on the […]

  • Queen Anne’s Revenge – Not

    Here is a great rendering of a frigate ablaze promoting the movie Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides. This painting is from the back cover of Summer 2011 D23 magazine. Unfortunatly this is not Queen Anne’s Revenge! In the movie it had a pronounced aftcastle with a poop deck above the quarterdeck. I must admit […]