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In one of the biggest movie studio purchases in history, Disney is paying $ 4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind the blockbuster “Star Wars” franchise. The payment will be made with both cash and stock — around 40 million shares.

Lucasfilm’s chairman, founder and owner George Lucas, has agreed to the deal; Disney also announced that it will be making a seventh “Star Wars” movie, set for… Continue reading Disney Buys Lucasfilm, 'Star Wars 7' Set For 2015 Release

New Releases

chimpanzee bd New on Blu ray: Seven Disney Animated Films Hit HD All at OnceFeel Good Movie of the Week

Chimpanzee – Disney Nature – Blu-ray and DVD

Release Date: Apr 20, 2012Director: Mark Linfield, Alastair FothergillCast: Tim Allen. Full cast + crew

I don’t want to come off so aggressive about a movie that’s so innocent, but if Chimpanzee doesn’t put a huge, ear-to-ear smile on your face, you should return to your home planet. Though there’s obviously a message of preservation… Continue reading New on Blu-ray: Seven Disney Animated Films Hit HD All at Once

August 14, 2012

selick project Disney Cancels Henry Selicks Stop Motion FeatureFollowing the success of his Coraline at Laika, it was announced in 2010 that Henry Selick would be returning to Walt Disney Pictures to develop an original stop-motion feature for the studio. Today, Variety reports that production on the film has now been halted and that the project may now look for a home elsewhere.

Selick, who directed Disney’s perennial hit The

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June 19, 2012

secretofthewings Trailer for the New Disney Fairies Movie, Secret of the WingsThe animated Disney Fairies movies are always a big hit on Blu-ray and DVD and Disney has just released the trailer for Secret of the Wings, the latest installment coming to Blu-ray and DVD on October 23rd. You can watch the trailer using the player below the synopsis:

Journey with Tinker Bell and her fairy friends

May 17, 2012

peterstarcatchersdisney Disney Developing Peter and the Starcatchers MovieThe Broadway play Peter and the Starcatchers, based on Dave Barry and Ridley Pierson’s bestselling children’s book, is already a huge hit, having received nine Tony Award nominations earlier this month, and now Walt Disney Pictures (whose publishing division Hyperion released the original book) have hired writer Jesse Wigutow to adapt the book into a movie with likely franchise potential.

The book