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Can’t keep calm! First teaser of the much awaited ‘Aladdin’ is out

Can’t keep calm! First teaser of the much awaited ‘Aladdin’ is out

Animation, Latest News
Disney finally released the first teaser trailer for the 1992 Guy Ritchie-directed remake, and it’s even more magical. In the clip, we get a glimpse of Aladdin inside the Cave of Wonder where he obtains the magic lamp. Watch the official trailer here: The trailer for Disney’s live-action Aladdin comes a day after Will Smith debuted the official poster for the movie on Instagram, which reads, “LEMME OUT!! Can’t wait for y’all to see Me BLUE!” Get excited for the film with the trailer above, and catch Aladdin in theatres on May 24, 2019.” View this post on Instagram LEMME OUT!! 🧞 Can’t wait for y’all to see Me BLUE! :-) #aladdin A post shared by Will Smith (@willsmith) on Oct 10, 2018 at 12:02pm PDT The teaser gives us a brief glimpse of Agrabah, the fictional city in wh
This September, Marvel’s Black Panther is coming to Netflix!

This September, Marvel’s Black Panther is coming to Netflix!

Latest News, VFX
Are you ready to take a trip to Wakanda? Well, Netflix has officially announced that Marvel’s Black Panther will be available on streaming service beginning September 4 this year. Black Panther will be among the last Marvel Studios films to go to Netflix. Disney’s current deal with Netflix for Marvel and Star Wars films will soon come to an end. Captain Marvel, the final movie before the concluding Avengers 4, is slated to release in March whilst the trailer isn’t expected any earlier than October. Marvel epic Black Panther was a roaring success at the global box office. Black Panther ended its theatrical run as just the third movie in history to make more than USD 700 million at the domestic box office and has earned more than USD 1.3 billion worldwide. Black Panther is considered t
Save the date! Disney’s live action film ‘Mulan’ to release on March 2020

Save the date! Disney’s live action film ‘Mulan’ to release on March 2020

Animation, Latest News, VFX
In what could be termed as good news for Disney lovers, production on Mulan, a live-action adaptation of the studio’s 1998 animated feature, has begun starring Liu Yifei as the lead. Yifei, also known as Crystal Liu, looks fierce in the movie’s first promo shot, armed with a sword and stance. Sharing the official look, Disney took to the Twitter and wrote, “Let's get down to business to make a movie! The live-action #Mulan is now in production, starring Liu Yifei as Mulan.” Production has begun on live-action #Mulan! pic.twitter.com/o4nROnyw4H — Disney (@Disney) August 13, 2018 Mulan is an epic adventure of a fearless young woman who masquerades as a man in order to fight northern invaders attacking China. The eldest daughter of an honoured warrior, Hua Mulan is spirited, determine
Fox all set to develop a ‘Simpsons Movie’ sequel: Reports

Fox all set to develop a ‘Simpsons Movie’ sequel: Reports

Animation
After Disney and Fox merger, Fox is developing a sequel to The Simpsons Movie, a Bob's Burgers film, and an animation/live-action Family Guy film. During the 10th anniversary of The Simpsons Movie, writer-producer Al Jean and director David Silverman hinted at a follow-up movie which was in the nascent stage. Silverman mentioned that he would love to do another movie featuring the beloved Springfield residents. "The film studio is partnering with the Fox Television studio on a big-screen adaptation of the animated series "Bob's Burgers," a second "Simpsons" movie in development and a "Family Guy" film that would mix animation with live action, said people with knowledge of the projects," WSJ explained. The Simpsons Movie was released in 2007 and grossed over USD 527 million worldwid...
Disney Television Animation to launch short series ‘Baymax Dreams’

Disney Television Animation to launch short series ‘Baymax Dreams’

Animation
Disney Television Animation is coming up with a new series of shorts based on Baymax from Big Hero 6. Titled ‘Baymax Dreams’, these shorts are slated to debut on September 15 on Disney NOW and the Disney Channel YouTube account. Check out the behind the scene here: Running 2-3 minutes each, the series has been directed by Simon J. Smith (Bee Movie, Penguins of Madagascar and short Shrek 4D) and features the franchise’s robot, Baymax, dreaming of electric sheep, bedbugs, and duplicates of itself. Disney along with Unity Technologies has worked on these shorts using real-time rendering technology from the latter.  Unity’s technology brings speed and creative freedom to film and to studios to do layout, animation blending, light, VFX, render, and composite all in one place, at the sam
Kim Possible to be adapted as Disney live-action movie: Check first look here

Kim Possible to be adapted as Disney live-action movie: Check first look here

Animation, Latest News
Disney has unveiled the first look of the upcoming live-action movie “Kim Possible”, that is slated to release next year. The movie will be an adaptation of the original animated Kim Possible TV series aired on the Disney from 2002 until 2007. Check it out here: Kim Possible' is the story of a high school girl who saves the world from villains, in her spare time and tried to balance high school life with crime-fighting skills. Actress Sadie Stanley will be playing the role of Kim in the upcoming venture. The first official image of the live-action Kim has been revealed at this year’s Comic-Con in San Diego. Disney took to the Twitter and shared a video witnessing the cartoon character transform into newcomer actor Sadie Stanley. From the animated world to live-action – the first
Disney to develop African princess fairytale movie ‘Sadé’

Disney to develop African princess fairytale movie ‘Sadé’

Animation, Latest News
Disney is developing a fresh fairytale film, which will center on an African princess, ‘Sade’. According to media reports, the script for the film will be co-written by Ola Shokunbi and Lindsey Reed Palmer who originally pitched the idea to Disney. The studio also confirmed Rick Famuyiwa and Scott Falconer as the producer and executive producer for the new movie. However, no details on the director have been revealed yet. The news came out after Disney released its live-action adaptation of Beauty and the Beast, and announced the upcoming remakes of The Lion King and Mulan. The story will be dominated by an African character and revolves around the princess who discovers her magical powers and protects the people of her kingdom which is threatened by a mysterious evil force. With the
#WowWednesday: These magical Disney soundtracks will take you to different worlds!

#WowWednesday: These magical Disney soundtracks will take you to different worlds!

Animation, Latest News
Over nearly 80 years, Walt Disney becomes beloved for their iconic fairy tales, memorable comic-relief sidekicks, terrifying villains, and some of the greatest songs in cinema history. Be it Frozen’s Let It Go or the happy-go-lucky song Hakuna Matata, each song takes you to a different world full of memories and adventures, and you can’t help but getting glued to it! Here’s our pick from recent times: Let It Go – Frozen: Elsa’s soulful independent track – Let It Go created a spur in the industry. The music and lyrics were composed by husband-and-wife songwriting team Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez. The song was performed in its original show-tune version in the film by American actress and singer Idina Menzel in her vocal role as Queen Elsa. "Let It Go" reached the top fiv
#TuesdayTrivia: These animated Disney villains can scare the hell out of you!

#TuesdayTrivia: These animated Disney villains can scare the hell out of you!

Animation, Latest News
Love them or hate them, but you cannot ignore them! Villains are an integral part of animated Disney movies. Just imagine of a situation that there are no bad persons, then how would you suppose to know that the hero is really the good guy? Over its more than 90 year history, Disney has brought to life more than 125 different villains from films, sequels, television, video games, books and even the Disney theme parks. Here's a bit of a trip down memory lane: Ursula – The Little Mermaid: Voiced by American actress Pat Carroll, Ursula is a villainous sea witch who tricks the mermaid princess named Ariel into trading her voice for a pair of human legs, at first appearing to be providing the character with an opportunity to become human by temporarily transforming her into one so that she
#SuperSaturday: Do you know these fascinating facts about Disney movies?

#SuperSaturday: Do you know these fascinating facts about Disney movies?

Animation, Latest News
Disney movies are indeed crazy – be it the killer animation and soundtracks of or the intense history behind them. We all love Disney classics, but are you aware of the extra facts behind them? If yes, then tell us how many dots are there in 101 Dalmatians? Which is the most expensive movie ever made? Hmm! Confused! Don’t be… From Frozen to Cinderella, here are some fun and fascinating facts about Disney movies: During the production of "Snow White", Walt Disney kept many animals on set as a reference for the animators. "Dumbo" is the shortest feature-length film, at only 64 minutes. "101 Dalmatians" is one of only four Disney films where both parents are alive throughout the entire film. The others are "Peter Pan", "Lady and the Tramp" and "Mulan." “Jungle Book” was