• The Walt Disney Studios
    DbM Rewind: The Monkey’s Uncle

    By Mark Hickson: The Monkey’s Uncle was a 1965 Disney film staring Tommy Kirk, Annette Funicello, Leon Ames, Arthur O’Connell, Frank Faylen, and The Beach Boys. It’s plot was… wait… there never was a real plot. Boy goes to college, boy adopts chimp, boy meets girl, boy invents airplane, jocks mess with boy, boy invents […]

  • The Disney Channel
    Disney Channel Orders Original Movie ‘Descendants’

    The Disney Channel has ordered to production Descendants, its first live-action original movie tapping into Disney’s vault of classic fairytale characters. The contemporary adventure-comedy revolves around the progeny of some of Disney’s most evil villains, Cruella De Vil, Maleficent, the Evil Queen and Jafar, and introducing a modern generation of teenagers who question the evil that’s always been in their hearts. […]

  • The Walt Disney Studios
    Disney Gets 9 Nods For Golden Trailer Awards

    Editors Note: Just when you thought there couldn’t be any more award shows, here comes the Golden Trailer Awards! About the Golden Trailer Award: Movie trailers play an increasingly important role in entertaining us and helping us determine where to spend our leisure time. The best trailers are works of art in their own right, expertly blending elements of cinema and […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt – Xmas Parade, Frozen and FastPass+

    Walt Disney World has commenced testing FastPass+ with the public this last weekend. Blogger Erin Foster has posted a very detailed report on the experience at TouringPlans.com. ABC Family has ordered a new TV show based on the book “Juliet Immortal” by Stacey Jay. Stacey will write and produce the TV show. The Backstreet Boys have announced […]

  • ABC
    DbM Scuttlebutt – Monorail, Ships and a Dolphin Boy

    The Walt Disney World monorail system is experiencing an “extended outage” today due to a power loss. The express beam, resort beam, and Epcot beam have all been out of service since early this morning, and remain closed. Disney has used additional bus and boat service to take up some of the lost capacity. No word […]

  • DbM Film Reviews: Frankenweenie, Wreck-It-Ralph, and Tarzan

    Frankenweenie: OK, I gotta be honest. There was so much promotion for this film, so much of the story-line revealed, and such long movie trailers on TV and the internet that it all ruined it for me. After the first five minuets I was bored! Why? Cause I have seen everything already! This film was so over exposed that it […]

  • DbM Movie News

    “Girl vs. Monster” became the latest Disney Channel original movie to score big, drawing nearly 5 million viewers Friday night. The pic, featuring “Kickin It” star Olivia Holt as a 15-year-old singer who discovers on Halloween that she’s a fifth-generation monster hunter, also delivered 2.8 million kids 2-11, 2.2 million kids 6-11 and 1.9 million tweens. It […]

  • DbM Movie News

    Disney’s “Saving Mr. Banks,” the story about the making of “Mary Poppins” starring Tom Hanks as Walt Disney and Emma Thompson as P.L. Travers. It will open on Dec. 20, 2013. Marvel’s Ant-Man is a go and will hit theaters on Nov. 6, 2015. Phineas and Ferb release date is now July 28, 2013 with a new, unnamed feature to be released in November 2014. DisneyNature […]

  • Disney’s Biggest Movie Mistakes

    Not that it cant be fixed but here is a list of movies that deserved a sequel! The Incredibles, How can you not make a sequel about America’s most admired family? Roger Rabbit, what a great franchise that went down the tube. Major screw-up. PPPPPleeeease bring it back! 20,000 Leagues under the Sea, Before Ned blew […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt

    Johnny Depp and Vanessa Paradis separate. They have been together for 14 years and have two children, Lily-Rose, 13, and Jack, 10. The Walt Disney Studios announced today that production began Wednesday, June 13th, on “Maleficent,” starring Academy Award winning actress Angelina Jolie. Walt Disney-owned diversified broadcasting and media group UTV has launched its Bollywood celebrity […]

  • ‘Wreck-It Ralph’ Teaser Trailer

    Here is a sneak-peek at Disney’s new animated film “Wreck-It Ralph.” In the trailer, Ralph is a mis-understood video game villain sick of his job. He even attends Bad-Anon support groups with classic video game villains. After doing the same job for 30 years, Ralph decides its time to be a hero instead of the […]