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Peter Dinklage against the action movie “Snow White”

Peter Dinklage accepts the award for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series for “Game of Thrones” at the 71st Emmy Awards Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles. He said in a 2022 podcast that a live-action “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs” movie didn’t make sense to him. Chris […]

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Mom finds internet fame to look like super strong Encanto character: ‘I was shocked’

Shortly after Disney’s release Encanto, TikToker Maribel Martinez was quick to see the similarities between herself and one of the film’s larger-than-life characters. Now Martinez, a 23-year-old mother of two, is embracing her stunning resemblance to the Encanto character Luisa Madrigal, who is voiced by actress Jessica Darrow. “I was shocked because I was so […]

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Movies from 2022 that were delayed due to COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only wreaked havoc in our lives, but also severely affected the economies of countries and several industries across the world. The impact has been such that the global entertainment industry has also suffered a major blow with many 2022 movies being delayed due to the pandemic. Many series and films […]

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11 Disney movies that aren’t on Disney Plus and should be streaming

“The Muppets at Walt Disney World” (1990) It’s one of those things that makes you scream, “Why isn’t this on Disney+?” This special, which aired as part of the Sunday night staple “The Magical World of Disney” (don’t get us started on how many of these specials/movies/documentaries should be on Disney+), is overflowing charming and […]

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Disney Maquettes Treasure Comes to Market with Heritage

Limited edition model of Aladdin Jafar and Iago (Heritage Auctions) Animation fans and Disneyana obsessives can experience the studio’s artistry in 3D at Heritage Auctions’ upcoming Animation Art Signature sale (February 4-7). From Donald Duck to Buzz Lightyear, the largest collection of rare vintage Disney character model kits ever released is one of the catalog’s […]

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Andrew Burnap Joins Disney Live-Action Snow White in Mysterious Role

Tony winner Andrew Burnap will join Gal Gadot and Rachel Zegler in Disney’s remake of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Towards the end of 2021, Disney announced the casting of Gal Gadot as the Evil Queen in their new live-action remake of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, which puts Shazam! Fury of the […]

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Animation writers want pay parity with their live-action counterparts

When the authors of children’s cartoons like Sponge Bob SquarePants and Hi Arnold! attempted to unionize with the Writers Guild of America (WGA) twenty years ago, Nickelodeon was quick to fight back. The studio’s most popular programs were non-union, so these writers signed union clearance cards. An unfair labor practice (ULP) filing with the National […]

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Animated films that will never lose their charm

Unlike live-action movies, the consumption of the best animated movies depends on how quickly the animator can handle the hand-drawn object to turn fantasies into reality. What was once puppet and bioscope was later replaced by 2D animation. Now, haunting computer-generated imagery (CGI) continues to fascinate us. If you want to enrich your movie archives […]

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Apple signs multi-year agreement with TV + to release Skydance animated films

Apple has entered into a multi-year agreement with Skydance Animation to release several films including Luck and Bewitched. From the LA Times: Apple has reached a deal to release films produced by Skydance Animation, the Skydance Media unit headed by former Pixar and Walt Disney Animation director John Lasseter, the Cupertino, Calif.-Based tech giant said […]