The Walt Disney Co. is acquiring Maker Studios, a top YouTube multichannel network, for $500 million with a performance-based earn-out of up to $450 million, the Mouse House announced. According to…
It was no knee-jerk appointment: Bob Iger's decision to name ABC News chief Ben Sherwood as Anne Sweeney's successor atop Disney/ABC TV Group had been in the works for nine months. as far as Iger was…
For director-choreographer Casey Nicholaw, Broadway's go-to guy for musical comedy ("The Book of Mormon," “Elf,” “The Drowsy Chaperone”), Broadway's "Aladdin" marked the first work with Disney…
This super-costly extravaganza doesn't do justice to the movie, or to the spirit of the late Howard Ashman.
Disney has extended its long-running exhibition partnership with Imax, setting a deal to release “Star Wars: Episode VII,” “Captain America: The Winter Soldier” and other high-profile pics in the…
Interest in Disney's “Frozen” isn't showing any sign of unthawing. The animated hit sold 3.2 million Blu-ray and DVD discs in its first day of release, the studio said Wednesday. That figure includes…
Disney's Oscar-winning animated pic "Frozen" was just released on DVD and Blu-ray Tuesday, but based on pre-order sales alone, it has already iced out the competition and landed the top spot on…
Call it a show-within-a-show. A second succession drama has burst onto the scene at Disney with the March 11 disclosure that Anne Sweeney will step down from her executive perch as Disney/ABC TV…
Walt Disney's "Frozen" has had the biggest opening weekend of the year to date in Japan for a foreign pic.
Audiences are a little bit closer to finding out the truth behind Princess Aurora's (Elle Fanning) wicked nemesis now that Disney has unveiled its newest trailer for “Maleficent.” In the latest…
Domestic Film WEEKEND OF
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Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Weekend:$16.4M Fox