Disney World details major changes coming to Epcot Epcot's transformation of the front of the Florida theme park will be the biggest overhaul Disney has undertaken at any of its parks
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Nikita Pearl Waligwa, Star of ‘Queen of Katwe,’ Dies at 15 The Ugandan teenager, who debuted in the 2016 Disney film about a chess whiz, died of brain cancer, her school said. NYTimes.com - Published 1 week ago
Baby Yoda toy makes its big debut
A new Baby Yoda doll, based on The Child character from the Disney+ series 'The Mandalorian,' proved more than ready for its closeup at a New York press event Thursday. Lisa Bernhard has more.
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Dish loses fewer pay TV customers
Dish Network lost fewer pay-TV subscribers in the latest quarter. As Fred Katayama reports, the satellite TV provider also posted profit that easily beat expectations.
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S&P 500, Nasdaq edge up to record highs
The S&P 500 and the Nasdaq inched up to their second consecutive record closing highs on Tuesday after Chinese officials said the deadly coronavirus epidemic could be contained by April. Fred Katayama..
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Disney stepping back from Star Wars movies
DIsney has confirmed plans to step back from 'Star Wars' movies for the time being, and instead focus on the franchise's possibilities on television.
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Disney+ subscriber number wows Wall Street
The Walt Disney Company on Tuesday reported more paid subscribers than expected for its newly launched streaming service, Disney+, and healthy business at its film studio and theme parks. Lisa Bernhard..
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Wall Street jumps as China measures soothe virus worries
The Nasdaq hit a record high Tuesday and the S&P 500 posted its biggest one-day gain in about six months as fears of an economic impact from the coronavirus outbreak waned after China's central bank..
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Disney release Mulan trailer during Superbowl
Disney’s latest live-action remake is due to arrive in cinemas next month. It stars Chinese actress Liu Yifei as the eponymous female warrior defying orders to help save her country from an..
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Disney Heiress: Kobe Bryant 'Not A God', Rape Allegations
Phillip Faraone/Getty Images for Refinery29 Disney heiress Abigail Disney spoke out in two-dozen tweets Saturday about the late Kobe Bryant's 2003 rape allegations. The allegations never made it to..
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U.S. stocks slump on coronavirus fears, weaker GDP
U.S. stocks edged lower on Thursday, as the coronavirus epidemic fanned fears of a further hit to China's economy, while a mixed batch of earnings from technology firms also weighed on sentiment...
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Obi-Wan Kenobi Series Put on Hold | THR News
Disney+ and Lucasfilm’s 'Star Wars' series centered on Obi-Wan Kenobi has been put on hold as the companies attempt a retooling, multiple sources tell The Hollywood Reporter.
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Wall Street slides as virus worries mount
Wall Street fell in a broad sell-off Friday on growing concerns over the scope of the coronavirus outbreak. As Fred Katayamam reports, the S&P 500 suffered its biggest weekly decline in six months.
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Ugandan actress Nikita Pearl Waligwa, who appeared in Disney's 'Queen of Katwe,' dies at 15 Nikita Pearl Waligwa, a Ugandan student who played a memorable role in Disney's 2016 "Queen of Katwe," about a local chess prodigy, has died at 15.
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One News Page's Big Picks for 2020 Movies - What's Coming Up? by Graham Pierrepoint -
Following a slight gap in our movie review schedule, and following this year’s Oscars, we’d like to take a quick look at some of the bigger movies that are going to.. One News Page Staff - Published 2 weeks ago Fine for Screening ‘The Lion King’ at a Fund-Raiser? A Third of the Take Two months after a Berkeley, Calif., elementary school showed a privately owned DVD of the film at a movie night, a licensing representative for Disney told the school to pay a $250 fee. NYTimes.com - Published 3 weeks ago
First Celebrity Crush: Cara Delevingne Cara Delevingne couldn't help but crush on Disney cartoon characters in her youth. (Feb. 4)
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Shanghai Disney shuts to prevent spread of virus Walt Disney Co's Shanghai Disney Resort will be closed until further notice to help China stop the spread of a flu-like virus, costing the theme park operator revenue during the country's biggest.. Reuters - Published on January 24, 2020
What Were the Best and Worst Movies of 2019? by Graham Pierrepoint -
2019 was a fantastic year for movies. If you’ve been keeping track of our reviews across the year, you will already have seen what we rated as the best and worst picks.. One News Page Staff - Published on January 16, 2020 Why ‘Star Wars’ Keeps Bombing in China Despite an aggressive marketing push by Disney, movie after movie has flopped in the world’s second-largest market, where nostalgia for the series has no power over viewers. NYTimes.com - Published on January 14, 2020
Joe Biden Gets Endorsement from L.A. Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday: Tell us what you want to know more about this year. Also: Why Eric Garcetti’s endorsement of Joe Biden matters; and Disney moms. NYTimes.com - Published on January 10, 2020
Highly-anticipated Baby Yoda plush toy is coming in 2020 Disney's decision to not release Baby Yoda merchandise for the holidays may have cost them millions.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 26, 2019
A guide to streaming classic Christmas movies on Amazon Prime, Netflix, Hulu and Disney+ Here's how to find your (and your kids') favorite Christmas movies, including "A Charlie Brown Christmas" "Home Alone" and "Rudolph."
USATODAY.com - Published on December 25, 2019
Disney unveils newest 'Baby Yoda' toy: An 11-inch plush doll, delivered in March 2020 Disney's online store finally has a "Baby Yoda" toy, but the doll based on the character in Star Wars series "The Mandalorian" won't ship until March.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 24, 2019 'Game of Thrones,' Simone Biles and Trump's border: USA TODAY's most-read stories of 2019 Tropical storms formed "like roaches" and a former Disney Mouseketeer was found dead: Here's what caught your attention in 2019.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 17, 2019
6-year-old boy stole the hearts of the Disney princesses with his hugs and kisses Six-year-old Jack Jack spreads his love, hugs and kisses to the Disney princesses at Walt Disney World's Magic Kingdom.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 11, 2019 How to choose the right streaming services for your kids With so many streaming services on the market like YouTube, Disney+, Netflix, and Hulu, which are the safest choices for your children?
USATODAY.com - Published on December 11, 2019
'Frozen 2' threepeats at No. 1, heads for $1B worldwide "Frozen 2" will soon be the sixth Disney movie this year to cross $1 billion, a record sure to grow to seven with "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker."
USATODAY.com - Published on December 8, 2019 The best TV shows and movies to stream in December 2019 From "The Mandalorian" to "The Confession Killer" to "Truth Be Told." Netflix, Amazon, Hulu. Apple TV+ and Disney+ have great offerings in December.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 7, 2019
Binge-watching Netflix, Disney+? You may have to pay extra for all of that Baby Yoda Be sure to turn off autoplay to save money on extra charges, or if nothing else, close the app before you go to sleep and shut off the TV set.
USATODAY.com - Published on December 3, 2019 That Baby Yoda merch you wanted? It's finally available from Disney — and disappointing As soon as Baby Yoda was revealed on the new Star Wars TV series "The Mandalorian," fans wanted a piece of him. Poorly was Disney prepared.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 29, 2019
Dying "Star Wars" fan will see "Rise of the Skywalker," Disney CEO says The fan's hospice caretakers tweeted and the story was seen by the right person – Disney CEO Bob Iger. CBS News - Published on November 29, 2019 Buzzy films to watch this holiday season The holiday movie season has arrived, and there are already big box office numbers. Disney's "Frozen 2" is expected to earn more than $100 million over the holiday weekend. The war movie "1917" and.. CBS News - Published on November 29, 2019
Disney CEO Bob Iger grants dying fan's wish to watch 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' early A hospice in England tweeted out a plea on behalf of one of their patients who wanted to see "Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker" early.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 29, 2019 The best kids' movies to stream on Disney+, Netflix, Hulu and Amazon Prime in December See "Clifford" on Amazon Prime, "Avengers" movies, including "Thor: Ragnarock," on Disney+ and "A Christmas Prince: The Royal Baby" on Netflix.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 29, 2019
MOVIE REVIEW: Frozen 2 by Graham Pierrepoint -
FROZEN 2 IMDb Dir: Chris Buck and Jennifer Lee Starring Idina Menzel, Kristen Bell, Jonathan Groff, Josh Gad, Sterling K Brown, Evan Rachel Wood, Alfred Molina, Martha.. One News Page Staff - Published on November 25, 2019 Disney+: The 15 best nostalgic movies and TV shows to watch, from 'Hercules' to 'Zenon' Out of hundreds of movies and TV shows, we pick the 15 nostalgic Disney+ picks you should watch first, from '101 Dalmatians' to 'Smart House.'
USATODAY.com - Published on November 23, 2019
You can get a huge deal if you sign up for this Disney+ bundle Looking to stream blockbuster movies, live sports, and iconic TV shows? The Disney+ bundle will save you 25% on Disney+, Hulu, and ESPN+ subscriptions
USATODAY.com - Published on November 22, 2019 Baby Yoda is the adorable, big-eared savior of Disney+'s 'The Mandalorian' Disney+ "Star Wars" live-action TV series "The Mandalorian" doesn't live up to the hype, but it's worth it the cutest puppet on the block: Baby Yoda.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 22, 2019
Disney+ user accounts found on hacking sites Stolen account usernames and passwords are selling for $3 on hacking forums one week after launch, report claims CBS News - Published on November 19, 2019 Did Disney+ get hacked? Customer services still haven't caught up to demand for Disney+, which is struggling with big backlogs.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 18, 2019
On This Day: 18 November 1928 In 1928, Mickey Mouse made his Disney debut in "Steamboat Willie." (Nov. 18)
USATODAY.com - Published on November 18, 2019 Today in History for November 18th Highlights of this day in history: Cult leader Jim Jones and hundreds of followers die in mass murder-suicide in South America; Massachusetts high court rules gay couples can marry; Disney's 'Steamboat.. USATODAY.com - Published on November 18, 2019
Disney+' Lady and the Tramp': How two dog stars remade that classic Italian dinner scene New Disney+ live-action remake of "Lady and the Tramp" re-creates the famed Tony's spaghetti scene and reveals the challenges, and joys, of dog stars.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 17, 2019 Hulu hikes prices up to 22% to $55 per month The price increase comes just after its owner, Disney, debuted its own new streaming platform CBS News - Published on November 15, 2019
'The Mandalorian' recap: Transporting a fugitive isn't exactly kids' play ... or is it? 'The Mandalorian' recap: The bounty hunter gets some surprises, not all bad, as he transports his captive prey, a baby Yoda, in the Disney+ series.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 15, 2019 Too much: Why the streaming wars between Apple, Disney, HBO and more are ruining TV As Apple and Disney debut streaming services, and HBO Max and Peacock are on the horizon, the flood of new TV is too exhausting for even a TV critic.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 14, 2019
Disney+ warns of "outdated cultural depictions" in classic movies A select number of films, including "Dumbo" and "Lady and the Tramp," have the warning CBS News - Published on November 13, 2019 Disney+ says it has 10 million signups for new streaming service in first day Disney said it had hit the 10 million mark in signups already for Disney+, as consumers look for ways to get the service for free -- and complain.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 13, 2019
How to sign up for Disney+ Everything you need to know about the streaming service that's now the online home for Star Wars, Pixar, Marvel's MCU, and Disney animated films.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 13, 2019 Disney+ users report errors as streaming service kicks off Disney+ launched Tuesday in the U.S., but some users took to social media to report they are having trouble connecting to the platform and watching specific programs. CBS News - Published on November 13, 2019
The infamous 'Han shot first' scene in 'Star Wars' has changed yet again on Disney+ "Did Han shoot first?" has been debated for years among "Star Wars" fans and the controversy is stoked again by Disney+ changes to the infamous Greedo scene.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 12, 2019 Frozen for the wrong reasons: Disney+ launch is off to a bumpy start The launch of the Disney+ streaming video service frustrates fans unable to access Star Wars, Pixar and Marvel movies or Disney classics.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 12, 2019
Streaming wars escalate with Disney+ launch We added up what it could cost you to stay current on shows on various platforms CBS News - Published on November 12, 2019 Israel, Jimmy Carter, Disney Plus: Your Tuesday Briefing Here's what you need to know. NYTimes.com - Published on November 12, 2019
Disney+ review: First 'Star Wars' live-action TV series 'The Mandalorian' doesn't rule the galaxy Disney+ debuted the first-ever "Star Wars" live-action TV series, "The Mandalorian," and it's not the "Star Wars" show you were looking for.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 12, 2019 Trump's call transcript, Carter's surgery, Disney+'s launch: 5 things you need to know Tuesday Trump may release a transcript of another call with Ukraine's leader, President Jimmy Carter will have surgery and more news to start your Tuesday.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 12, 2019
Disney+ has its classics, plus Marvel and 'Star Wars,' but no R-rated films, little bingeing The biggest streaming service yet to take on Netflix, with 8,000 episodes of older fare, new stuff and much of the Disney library. But not all.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 12, 2019 What to know about the Disney+ launch After an "unprecedented" marketing campaign, the streaming service debuts Tuesday with prequels, sequels and reboots CBS News - Published on November 11, 2019 Disney+ goes live Tuesday! Here's why parents are losing their minds The countdown to Disney+ is on! While we try our best to manage screen time, parents are stoked for the new streaming service. Here's why.
USATODAY.com - Published on November 11, 2019