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Nov 05, 2013, 13:51 ET 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 "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...


Jul 28, 2011, 09:00 ET 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...


Dec 08, 2010, 09:00 ET Disney Presents SECRETARIAT: The Impossible True Story About a Legendary Sports Champion & Its Owner Releases as a Blu-ray Combo Pack, DVD & Movie Download on January 25, 2011

The inspirational story about one of the most remarkable feats in sports history, SECRETARIAT, comes to Blu-ray Combo Pack (Blu-ray™ + DVD),...


Dec 01, 2010, 16:11 ET The Billion Dollar-Plus Global Theatrical Smash Disney's Alice in Wonderland Makes Its First Blu-ray 3D™ Debut for the Home

This coming holiday season, the sixth highest-grossing worldwide film of all time, Tim Burton's epic fantasy adventure ALICE IN WONDERLAND, will be...


Oct 26, 2010, 19:18 ET Bring the Hottest Movie of the Year Into Your Living Room: Step Up 3

Bringing the best in 3D entertainment to consumers at home on December 21 is Touchstone Home Entertainment's dance film sensation Step Up 3 -...


Aug 27, 2010, 14:36 ET Disney-Pixar's Toy Story 3 Will Cross $1 Billion Today; Disney to Become First Studio With Two $1 Billion Films in One Year

Two weeks after becoming the highest-grossing animated film of all time, Disney-Pixar's Toy Story 3 will cross the $1 billion mark at the global...


Jan 14, 2010, 13:26 ET The Walt Disney Studios Names Sean Bailey President of Production

Rich Ross, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios (TWDS), announced today that Sean Bailey has been named President of Walt Disney Studios Motion...


Jan 07, 2010, 13:22 ET The Walt Disney Studios Paves the Way for Digital 3D Movie Viewing at Home

Continuing its leadership in the advancement of 3D entertainment, The Walt Disney Studios today announced plans to start releasing Disney...


Sep 11, 2009, 15:45 ET The Walt Disney Studios, The Beatles' Apple Corps Ltd., and Oscar(R)-Winning Filmmaker Robert Zemeckis Dive Into New Magical 3D Adaptation of the 1968 Classic Yellow Submarine

The Walt Disney Studios has made a deal with Apple Corps Ltd. to develop a new 3D performance capture adaptation of the 1968 hit animated film...


Jul 15, 2009, 12:00 ET 'WALT & EL GRUPO' Debuts in Theaters on September 11th With a Limited Engagement in L.A. and N.Y.

Acclaimed documentary WALT & EL GRUPO, a festival favorite in Rome, Rio, San Francisco, Palm Springs and Seattle, is set to begin its...


Feb 09, 2009, 12:29 ET The Walt Disney Studios Enters Exclusive Long-Term Distribution Agreement With DreamWorks Studios; Steven Spielberg & Stacey Snider Align With Disney to Distribute and Market Their Live-Action Motion Pictures

The Walt Disney Studios has agreed to enter into an exclusive long-term distribution arrangement with filmmaker and DreamWorks Studios...


Nov 19, 2008, 05:30 ET Disney's New Five-Picture Deal With IMAX to Begin With 'A Christmas Carol'

Epic Fantasy From Director Robert Zemeckis and Starring Jim Carrey Leads Impressive Line-Up Disney's "A Christmas Carol," the spectacular 3D 2009...


Nov 19, 2008, 05:30 ET Disney Adds 2010 Debut of Newly Re-Rendered Disney Digital 3-D(TM) Version of 'Beauty and the Beast' to Its Growing Slate of 3-D Releases

Further demonstrating its commitment to quality 3-D motion picture entertainment, The Walt Disney Studios has begun re-rendering its...


Jun 15, 2008, 01:00 ET Walt Disney Studios and Ying Dong Media Announce China Panda Project

SHANGHAI, China, June 15 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Studios together with Chinese filmmakers Castle Hero Pictures and Ying Dong Media...


Apr 21, 2008, 01:00 ET Disney's New Film Label Disneynature to Release 'Earth' on Earth Day 2009

BURBANK, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Studios will celebrate Earth Day 2009 (April 22nd) with the debut of "Earth," the...


Apr 21, 2008, 01:00 ET Disney Launches New Film Label - Disneynature

BURBANK, Calif., April 21 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Studios is launching Disneynature, a prestigious new production banner that will...


Apr 08, 2008, 01:00 ET The Walt Disney Studios Rolls Out Slate of 10 New Animated Motion Pictures Through 2012

NEW YORK, April 8, 2008 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Studios unveiled a diverse and ambitious slate of 10 new animated feature films from...


Nov 19, 2007, 00:00 ET Disney/Pixar's 'Ratatouille' Races Past the $600 Million Mark at the Worldwide Box Office; Best Reviewed Film of the Year is Second Biggest Disney/Pixar Release of All-Time Internationally

BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Disney/Pixar's "Ratatouille," the best reviewed movie of 2007, raced past the $600 million mark at the...


Jun 03, 2007, 01:00 ET Disney's 'Pirates' Continues to Ride Tidal Wave of Success at Global Box Office with Sensational Gross of $625.3 Million

BURBANK, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Disney's swashbuckling blockbuster, "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End," from producer...


May 26, 2007, 01:00 ET The Walt Disney Studios' 'Pirates Of The Caribbean: At World's End' Sets Sail With $142.5 Million Worldwide Bounty to Date; Film Sets New Company Global Box Office Record

BURBANK, Calif., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End," the epic new adventure from Walt Disney Pictures,...


May 25, 2007, 01:00 ET The Walt Disney Studios' 'Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End' Uncovers $58 Million in Worldwide Box Office Treasures in Pre-Weekend Tally; Figure Includes $17 Million from Domestic Shows on Thursday Evening

BURBANK, Calif., May 25 /PRNewswire/ -- "Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End," the epic new adventure from Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry...


Mar 08, 2007, 00:00 ET Disney's 2009 Animated Release 'The Frog Princess' Taps Into Studio's Rich Fairy Tale Legacy

NEW ORLEANS, March 8 /PRNewswire/ -- The Walt Disney Studios will continue its fairy tale legacy in animation by taking moviegoers on an all-new...