Disneyland’s 60th Anniversary Celebration Includes New Parade, Fireworks Show

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Disneyland first opened its doors back in 1955, making Walt Disney’s seemingly impossible dream a reality. Since then, the park has evolved in a number of ways, all while maintaining much of the classic charm that made the resort an incredibly popular destination. Disneyland celebrates its 60th Anniversary this year, its Diamond Anniversary, and Disney has some big plans in store. Take a peek at some photos and concept art previewing new additions on the way for the celebration! [Read more…]

Emma Watson Cast As Belle In Disney’s Live-Action ‘Beauty and the Beast’

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Disney has a large collection of animated classics in its catalog. Lately, the company has turned to re-imagining several of them as live-action films. We’ve seen Maleficent, the Sleeping Beauty spin-off, and we are currently awaiting the upcoming releases of Cinderella and The Jungle Book. A live-action Beauty and the Beast is also in development, and today we have learned that one of the world’s most well-known actresses has been cast as Belle. [Read more…]

The Classic Disney Shows And Films You Can Watch On TV Tonight

Last month, Disney and TCM announced that they were partnering to update The Great Movie Ride attraction in Walt Disney World’s Hollywood Studios park. While those changes will not be completed until next year, you can enjoy another significant part of their partnership tonight – you can watch classic Disney TV specials, animated shorts, and films on TCM. After the break, find the complete schedule of classic Disney works that will air! [Read more…]

More Details On Disney’s ‘Avatar’ Attraction Revealed

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Disney’s Animal Kingdom park at Walt Disney World opened over 16 years ago, back in 1998, making fans eager for changes to the animal-themed theme park. Last year, Disney officially announced that a new land was heading to Animal Kingdom, one that would be inspired by the fictional (and stunning) Pandora seen in James Cameron’s Avatar, which had many referring to the addition as Avatar Land. We do not know many details about the Avatar attractions that are on the way, but Bob Iger opened up a bit and provided some new details. See what he had to say after the break! [Read more…]

This Is What Christmas Looks Like On A Disney Cruise

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The Disney Cruise Line was launched in 1998 with the Disney Magic, with the newest ship, the Disney Fantasy, debuting in 2012. The ships have been celebrating the holidays ever since they started service, but the celebrations have gone through significant changes over the years. Now, all cruises that take place from a few weeks before Thanksgiving through Christmas are called Very Merrytime Cruises, and they look more incredible than ever. After the break, see how majestic the Christmas season looks above a Disney Cruise ship! [Read more…]

Disney Teams With TCM To Refresh Great Movie Ride, Air Classic Specials

Great Movie Ride

Recently, Walt Disney World announced that the Mickey’s Sorcerer’s Hat icon, which stands in the center of its Hollywood Studios theme park, would be taken down. When the giant hat debuted in 2001, it was met with controversy, as the structure largely blocked the view of the gorgeous Chinese Theatre recreation, one of the park’s other major icons. Many Disney fans had been pleading with Disney for years to take the hat down or move it. Now, not only is the hat coming down, but The Great Movie Ride, housed in the Chinese Theatre structure, is being refreshed courtesy of a parternship with TCM. However, the landmark deal does not end there! [Read more…]