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Aug 17, 2015, 14:57 ET
Cinderella's Kindness Campaign Launch Tied To 9/15 Digital HD & Blu-ray Release.

In Celebration of the Digital HD and Blu-ray™ Release of "Cinderella," Disney Launches The "A Million Words of Kindness" Campaign

 In celebration of the Digital HD and Blu-ray release of Disney's "Cinderella" on September 15, 2015, Walt Disney Studios is proud to announce...

May 21, 2015, 15:46 ET

Create Tomorrowland - Disney And XPRIZE Select Winning Innovators Of Tomorrow

 The Walt Disney Studios and Disney Citizenship, in collaboration with XPRIZE, today announced the winners of the DISNEY CREATE TOMORROWLAND...

Apr 06, 2015, 22:55 ET
The STAR WARS Digital Movie Collection is Available for the first time April 10

Disney, Lucasfilm and 20th Century Fox Announce The Star Wars Digital Movie Collection

As anticipation builds for the December release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the first new film in the Star Wars Saga in a decade, The Walt...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:00 ET
Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast is the first direct-to-home release to be recognized with the Common Sense Seal.

Tinker Bell and the Legend of the NeverBeast is out on Blu-ray, Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere on March 3rd. Exclusively through Disney...

Jan 21, 2015, 00:15 ET
Baymax, Star of Disney's "Big Hero 6," Named Most Huggable Character of 2015 on National Hugging Day(TM)! Available on Digital HD 2/3 and Blu-ray 2/24.

Baymax, Star of Disney's "Big Hero 6," Named Most Huggable Character of 2015 on National Hugging Day™!

After much deliberation and even more hugging, Baymax, the lovable, personal companion robot and star of Walt Disney Animation Studio's...

Nov 18, 2014, 16:19 ET
Disney Movies Anywhere now available through VUDU (PRNewsFoto/Walt Disney Studios)

Disney Movies Anywhere Now Available Through Walmart's VUDU Digital Video Service

Today, Walmart's VUDU service joins Disney Movies Anywhere (DMA) as a participating retailer, further enhancing U.S. consumers' ability to manage...

Nov 04, 2014, 03:01 ET
Discover new and classic Disney Movies on Disney Movies Anywhere on Android Devices via Google Play © 2014 Disney © 2014 Marvel © 2014 Disney/Pixar

Disney And Google Play Team Up To Bring Disney Movies Anywhere To Android Devices

The Walt Disney Studios and Google Play today announced a partnership enabling millions of U.S. Android users to enjoy their Disney, Pixar and...

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...