• The Walt Disney Studios
    Disney Developing Live-Action ‘Snow White’ Film

    According to a story in the Hollywood Reporter, Disney is developing a live-action ‘Snow White’ film penned by screenwriter Erin Cressida Wilson. The movie will include new songs, with songwriters Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, who most recently wrote the lyrics for La La Land, attached to compose the new music. Marc Platt, who also is working […]

  • Collectibles
    Never-before-seen Disney Artwork Goes on Sale in England

    Never-before-seen artwork by Walt Disney Studios was on view at Tatton Park Fine Arts Fair last week. The collection belongs to a “well known,” but undisclosed, former Disney storyboard artist, who worked at the company in the 1930s and 1940s. This public display included original pencil drawings of Mickey Mouse (1933) and Snow White And […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt – “Fill in the Blank Magic”

    Disney Parks and Resorts recently announced its theme for next year, “Limited Time Magic,” in which the parks will offer special events that last for a week or longer. I personally think they took a “limited time” to come up with this lame slogan. Maybe they should call it, “We are on a Tight Budget […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt – 3 New Openings, 3 New Apps, and Some Snow

    ‘The Art of Frankenweenie Exhibition’ is coming to Disney California Adventure from September 14 to November 5. From September 14 to October 31st, Space Mountain riders will be launched into an uncharted and haunted section of the universe on the new Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy. “Keep Moving Forward” Epcot Segway Tour and Breakfast debuts September 17. The new […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt

    Melissa Joan Hart has reached a settlement with her former manager who sued her over claimed commissions from the hit ABC Family series Melissa & Joey. Terms of the settlement were not released. Frankenweenie 360 is a new website featurning three 360 degree tours of Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie production show sets. Check it out HERE!  The Disney […]

  • DbM Scuttlebutt

    Stan Lee has reached a deal in principle to resolve litigation that challenged his control over POW! Entertainment, home to Lee’s creations since 2001, which currently has a first-look deal with Disney. The settlement puts an end to a multimillion-dollar dispute with former shareholders that helped POW! become a public company. Last Saturday night, the sign […]