• 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 […]

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    Red Carpet: Saving Mr. Banks Premiere

    Julie Andrews and Dick Van Dyke rolled back the years as they reunited at The Walt Disney Studios for the premiere of a new film which explores the making of the classic Disney musical movie, Mary Poppins. “It’s very unusual for us to do a premiere here on the lot, but we couldn’t resist in this case, inviting you […]

  • Disney Music Group
    Walt Disney Records to Release the Soundtrack for ‘Saving Mr. Banks’

    Walt Disney Records will release the original motion picture soundtrack for Disney’s “Saving Mr. Banks” and the “Saving Mr. Banks” 2-Disc Deluxe Edition on December 10, 2013. Thomas Newman composed and conducted the original score. “Saving Mr. Banks” will release in U.S. theaters on December 13, 2013, limited, and open wide on December 20, 2013. […]

  • The Monkey’s Uncle – Cover by The Fendertones

    I thought I’d share a short behind the scenes video of the Fendertones working on the the classic Sherman Brothers, Beach Boys, and Annette Funicello hit “The Monkey’s Uncle.” This is a little of the preparation they went through for their recording of the song last September. And now here is The Fendertones, plus special […]