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"Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides"  Opening Scenes Revealed "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" Opening Scenes ...
According to What's Playing, the upcoming film, "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" appears to be box office gold, following in the footsteps of its predecessors. The site got a glimpse of the opening of the film and said it definitely does not disapp...
09/10/2010 4:40 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney Set to Release "Tron: The Betrayal" Comic Book Disney Set to Release "Tron: The Betrayal" Comic Book
Disney has decided to dive right in to it's new ownership of Marvel.  The company has decided that for it's first company owned release, the choice is obvious: a "Tron" comic. The comic will be a prequel to the upcoming "Tron: Legacy" fil...
08/02/2010 8:29 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney is All Tangled At This Year's Comic Con Disney is All Tangled At This Year's Comic Con
At this year's San Diego Comic Con, FlickDirect had a chance to sit down with Nathan Greno and Byron Howard to talk about their new Disney film, Tangled, a modern-day take on the Rapunzel fairy tale first popularized by the Brothers Grimm. In the modern Disney CG version...
07/24/2010 1:05 AM EST  |  Read More

Bruckheimer Tweets New Pic from "On Stranger Tides" Bruckheimer Tweets New Pic from "On Stranger Tides"
Jerry Bruckheimer recently tweeted a new pic from the upcoming film, "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides", and while the pic isn't as full of details or clues as to what the newest film could be all about, we can't help but get just a little ex...
07/20/2010 10:29 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney Brings In The Big Guns To Help With Tron Legacy Disney Brings In The Big Guns To Help With Tron Legacy
=It appears that Disney has pulled out the big guns when they were looking to improve upon their characters in the upcoming "Tron Legacy" film. Brad Bird and Toy Story 3's Michael Arndt were brought in and worked with writers Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowit...
07/14/2010 11:41 PM EST  |  Read More

Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer To Produce Lightspeed Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer To Produce Lightspeed
According to Variety, Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer have just paid a large sum of money for the rights to a new screenplay written by Terry Rossio and Bill Marsilii. The sci-fi space film, "Lightspeed", will feature the story of a young pilot who...
05/28/2010 10:15 AM EST  |  Read More

Disney's Alice In Wonderland Reaches Exclusive $1 Billion Global Box Office Club Disney's Alice In Wonderland Reaches Exclusive $1 Billion Glob...
BURBANK, Calif. - May 27, 2010 -  Tim Burton's epic fantasy adventure "Disney's Alice in Wonderland" reached a historic milestone today, passing the $1 billion dollar mark in global box office.  "Alice" becomes only the sixth title to join this...
05/27/2010 2:05 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney Cuts Back Budget on Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Disney Cuts Back Budget on Pirates of the Caribbean: On Strang...
Times are tough in this economy, even in Hollywood. According to The Los Angeles Times, Disney has imposed a cut back budget on the upcoming "Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides" film. The $200 million budget is less than the 2 latest films in the fra...
05/04/2010 12:49 PM EST  |  Read More

Disney Shortens the Theatrical Run of Alice In Wonderland Disney Shortens the Theatrical Run of Alice In Wonderland
According to The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Studios has decided that they will be running the upcoming film, "Alice In Wonderland", for only 12 weeks in North American and The U.K., as opposed to the original window of 17 weeks. While this change is welco...
02/10/2010 11:06 AM EST  |  Read More

Comcast / NBC Universal deal could help Disney overhaul entertainment industry Comcast / NBC Universal deal could help Disney overhaul entert...
You'd think - given that Brian Roberts was the guy behind Comcast's February 2004 bid to buy Disney for $66 billion - that today's announcement (i.e. that the U.S. largest cable services company has just signed an agreement with General Electric. Which will then give...
12/03/2009 10:42 PM EST  |  Read More