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Mar 12, 2014, 09:00 ET
On Blu-ray(TM), DVD, Digital HD, On-Demand and Disney Movies Anywhere on 3/18.  (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios)

The Extraordinary, Untold True Story of the Origins of a Disney Classic Arrives on Blu-ray™ + Digital Copy, DVD, Digital HD, On-Demand and Disney Movies Anywhere on March 18th Starring Tom Hanks and Emma Thompson

Walt Disney Studios proudly announces the home entertainment release of the heartwarming drama Saving Mr. Banks, arriving on Blu-ray + Digital...

Feb 26, 2014, 17:30 ET
The Walt Disney Studios Announces Disney Movies Anywhere.  (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios)

Watch Disney, Pixar, And Marvel Movies With Disney Movies Anywhere

The Walt Disney Studios today unveiled its exclusive cloud-based digital movie service, Disney Movies Anywhere. This all-new app for iPhone, iPad,...

Jan 17, 2014, 09:00 ET
The Walt Disney Studios and Quebec City's Hotel de Glace (Ice Hotel) Unveil a Special Experiential "FROZEN" Themed Guest Suite and Activity Cave for the 2014 Winter Season.  (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios)

The Walt Disney Studios and Quebec City's Hotel de Glace (Ice Hotel) Unveil a Special Experiential "FROZEN" Themed Guest Suite and Activity Cave for the 2014 Winter Season

 Today, Walt Disney Studios has unveiled the first images from the Frozen-inspired suite at Quebec City's famed Hôtel de Glace, in...

Nov 18, 2013, 11:01 ET

Disney's "Saving Mr. Banks" Comes To The Place That Started It All -- The Walt Disney Studios In Burbank, California -- For A Special Limited Engagement December 13 - 19

 Disney announced today that for one week only, guests will have the opportunity to see Disney's upcoming "Saving Mr. Banks, " starring Emma...

Nov 05, 2013, 13:51 ET
Disney "Planes" available on Blu-ray Combo Pack, November 19.  (PRNewsFoto/The Walt Disney Studios)

Disney's "PLANES" Salutes National Aviation History Month

This November, Disney salutes National Aviation History Month, a month-long celebration of U.S. aviation's storied past, with the release of the...

Nov 05, 2013, 09:54 ET
Disney "Planes" available on Blu-ray Combo Pack, November 19.  (PRNewsFoto/The Walt Disney Studios)

"PLANES", de Disney, rinde homenaje al Mes Nacional de la Historia de la Aviación

Este noviembre, Disney saluda el Mes Nacional de la Historia de la Aviación, una celebración de un mes de duración del glorioso...

Sep 04, 2013, 10:42 ET

Disney's "Saving Mr. Banks" To Open AFI FEST 2013

 Disney announced today that "Saving Mr. Banks" has been chosen to open AFI FEST 2013, presented by Audi, on Thursday, November 7. The...

Mar 28, 2013, 09:00 ET

Disney Debuts New Trailer For "The Lone Ranger" With Special Fan Event In Las Vegas Featuring Johnny Depp, Armie Hammer, Gore Verbinski And Jerry Bruckheimer

Disney announced today that, in support of their new trailer launch, AMC Theatres® will be presenting a global live Q&A on Yahoo! Movies...

Feb 06, 2013, 11:44 ET
Jun 19, 2012, 10:39 ET

Disney Announces Start Of Production On "Maleficent"

 The Walt Disney Studios announced today that production began Wednesday, June 13th, on "Maleficent," starring Academy...

Jun 15, 2012, 12:27 ET

Theatrical Debut Of Groundbreaking Animated Short "Paperman" Slated For November 2, 2012, In Front Of Walt Disney Animation Studios' "Wreck-It Ralph"

 Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS) announced today that "Paperman," a groundbreaking short film combining the best of the computer-generated...

Jun 11, 2012, 13:17 ET
Disney Launches The Art Of Frankenweenie Exhibition.  (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios)

Disney Launches The Art Of Frankenweenie Exhibition

 Walt Disney Studios announced today that they are launching a touring exhibition featuring the art of Tim Burton's "Frankenweenie," the...

Apr 25, 2012, 10:33 ET

"See 'Chimpanzee,' Save Chimpanzees" Program Extended

Swinging into theaters April 20 with a $10.6 million opening-weekend performance, "Chimpanzee" proved so popular among audiences that Disneynature...

Mar 20, 2012, 17:48 ET

The Inimitable Muppets Honored With Star on the Hollywood "Wocka Wocka" of Fame

 The world-renowned Muppets received a star on the Hollywood Walk ("Wocka Wocka") of Fame today from the Hollywood Chamber of Commerce...

Nov 22, 2011, 16:50 ET

"War Horse" Presents Spielberg Live Via Satellite

DreamWorks Pictures announced today that they will be presenting an advance screening of Steven Spielberg's "War Horse" on Sunday, November 27th...

Sep 19, 2011, 14:34 ET

Disney's The Lion King Reigns Once Again

The Circle of Life continues as The Walt Disney Studios' The Lion King 3D opened at #1 in theaters this weekend with an estimated gross of $30...

Sep 13, 2011, 18:58 ET

Disney/Pixar's "Cars 2" Ranks #1 at the Domestic Box Office Among This Year's Animated Titles

The Walt Disney Studios announced today that the Disney/Pixar animated feature film "Cars 2," which opened on June 24, 2011, has earned $189...

Jul 28, 2011, 09:00 ET
The Walt Disney Studios will be releasing Jake and the Never Land Pirates: Yo Ho, Mateys Away! DVD on September 27. The DVD comes packed full with seven episodes from the series, two incredible bonus features, a bonus 7-track CD sampler and a pirate eye patch.  (PRNewsFoto/The Walt Disney Studios)

Yo Ho, Let's Go Mateys!

A new soundtrack and DVD inspired by Disney Junior's #1 series Jake and the Never Land Pirates, are planned to set sail this September with Walt...

May 26, 2011, 06:00 ET

Audiences to Experience Disney's "The Lion King" Like Never Before...

Simba, Mufasa, Nala, Timon and Pumbaa are back and better than ever this fall when Disney's "The Lion King" roars into theaters and homes in...

Mar 25, 2011, 13:39 ET
Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure Available on Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD April 19th!.  (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment)

Disney Proudly Unveils a Full Three Minute Sneak Peek of Its All-New Movie Starring Ashley Tisdale in SHARPAY'S FABULOUS ADVENTURE

On April 19, 2011, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment will be proudly unveiling Sharpay's Fabulous Adventure, an all-new movie on...