In less than one month, the curtain will rise on the second D23 Expo – an official fan convention sponsored by the Walt Disney Company celebrating all things Disney - from theme parks, to films, music, books and television. August 19-21, the most fervent of Disney fans will descend upon the Anaheim Convention Center for a glimpse behind [...]
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One thing we’ve said repeatedly, Disney knows how to throw a party. After last month’s star-studded World Premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides at Disneyland, it was time for Disney•Pixar’s Cars 2 to… um… err… “roll out.” On Saturday, June 18th Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre laid down a race track carpet for one of the most unique [...]
Photos and Videos from the Disneyland World Premiere of Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides An estimated 20,000 people gathered on Saturday, May 7th to celebrate the debut of the latest installment of the Pirates of the Caribbean film franchise. Disneyland’s Main Street U.S.A. was the scene of an elaborate “red” (actually black) carpet premiere where fans [...]
For those who attended this year’s Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival, you may have noticed the elaborate “African Cats” sand sculpture featuring lions, cheetahs, and their cubs (oh my!). In addition, this Earth Day, Disney’s Animal Kingdom will also celebrate the release of DisneyNature’s newest film “African Cats” with a Big Cat Party for [...]
The DisneyParks blog recently announced that beginning March 25th guests at Disneyland will be able to catch an exclusive sneak preview of the upcoming “Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides.” The film clip will be shown in 3D in Frontierland’s Festival Arena. Continue after the break for more details.
Disney combines great storytelling with theme park marketing to score 12 Oscar nominations Update February 28, 2011: 2 Oscar wins each for Toy Story 3 and Alice in Wonderland. Continue after break for specifics. Original article from January 26, 2011: Nominations for the Academy Awards were released today, and films from the Walt Disney Studios secured 12 [...]
Updated February 2, 2011: Arrrrr mateys! Disney released a new 10 second sneak peek of the Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides trailer spot to air during the Super Bowl on Sunday, February 6th. Continue after the break to read about a special film screening held at Disneyland this past December complete with Disney’s video highlights of the fan event.