the jungle book

‘The Jungle Book’ Unleashes A Mighty 3D Roar At The Box Office

Disney’s extraordinary 3D adventure film The Jungle Book, directed by Jon Favreau captivated audiences and brought a mighty roar to the box office as the exhilarating motion picture generated approximately 43% of its domestic opening weekend gross on 3D equipped screens. RealD 3D accounted for an estimated $31 million of the weekend’s total $103.6 million domestic box office. Internationally approximately 63% of the film’s $136.1 million came from the 3D format led by China (98%), Germany (83%), Brazil (73%), Russia (60%),  Mexico (47%)…

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Disney Music Emporium Presented By Disney Music Group Featured At Comic-Con International’s WonderCon 2016 with Exclusive Picture Discs from Star Wars, TNBC, and more!

Disney Music Emporium, the online destination for collectible Disney music products, will take physical form at Booth #2036 at WonderCon 2016 on March 25, 26, and 27 at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Over the 3-day event, the Emporium will feature exclusive and limited edition music products, free gifts, plus album signings by award-winning composers. Scheduled for Friday, March 25 in Room 515B, DME presents “The Composers: Today’s Greatest Superheroes of Music” moderated by Jon Burlingame. The panel of composer superheroes will…

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The Walt Disney Birthplace Brings History Alive For Walt Disney’s 114th Birthday

In honor of Walt Disney’s 114th Birthday on December 5, 2015, The Walt Disney Birthplace has planned four Chicago-based events to celebrate the Disney Family and their place in Chicago history. The events begin on Saturday, December 5th at The Walt Disney Birthplace. This modest two-story cottage was designed and hand-built by Walt’s parents, Elias and Flora Disney, in 1893. Elias had moved his family to Chicago to help build the World’s Columbian Exposition, which opened that year. Roy was…

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Disney’s Live Action ‘The Jungle Book’ Gets First Teaser Trailer from Director of Iron Man

So we all have been wondering in recent years about Disney adapting all their beloved stories to Live Action Films. Some have worked, some have not. Recently they are on a roll of great story telling to a new generation to bring these tales to life. In that time we have seen the rise of Cinderella, Alice and more. But it left us to wonder, “Can they all translate well?” This question is now answered in the first Teaser Trailer…

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The Walt Disney Studios Presents Upcoming Film Slate, Behind the Scenes, Hawaiian Shirts and More at D23 EXPO 2015

The Walt Disney Studios offers an exclusive look at its upcoming projects from Disney, Pixar, Marvel and Lucasfilm at D23 EXPO 2015, taking place August 14–16 at the Anaheim Convention Center. The Studio will unveil its animation and live-action film slates via two huge Hall D23 presentations featuring surprise guests and many unforgettable moments. Other not-to-be-missed events include a Frozen FANdemonium musical celebration with Kristen Anderson-Lopez and Robert Lopez and the 20th anniversary celebration of Disney•Pixar’s Toy Story with John…

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The Jungle Book Swings onto Blu-ray, DVD and Digital on February 11, 2014

We all love that singing bear, and his human pal. The songs, the memories and magic. And now you can relive this Disney classic in Hi-Def Blu-Ray for your whole family to sing along with. Now for the first time ever on Blu-ray with glorious digital high definition, Disney’s Jumpin’ Jungle Classic has never looked so lush or sounded so good! Beloved characters, swinging music and new behind-the-scenes bonus features make this Diamond Edition Blu-ray a must-have for every family’s classic collection!…

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Famed Disney Animator Floyd Norman To Visit the Wren’s Nest

As part of its 100th anniversary, the Wren’s Nest House Museum is hosting legendary Disney animator and storyteller Floyd Norman for two Atlanta events in October. The Wren’s Nest, the former home of Joel Chandler Harris, was established as Atlanta’s first house museum a century ago funded with contributions from Teddy Roosevelt, Andrew Carnegie and children from Atlanta Public Schools. Harris, a journalist and author, is most famous for recording the African American stories of Brer Rabbit and the other…

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The Jungle Book and Sleeping Beauty Coming for the First Time Ever as Part of Disney’s Blu-Ray Diamond Edition Collection

Get ready D-Heads™ because all us fans of Disney classics are getting more added to our collection of Hi-Def fun! From one of my personal favorites of animation glory “Sleeping Beauty” to Walt’s last animated film before his death, “The Jungle Book”. The music, animation, and legacy of these films continue on for generations and I pass them down to my children as well. And SOON we can enjoy them fully restored! The Walt Disney Studios is pleased to announce…

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Dazzling, New Live Show ‘Mickey and the Magical Map’ Opens May 25 in Fantasyland Theatre at Disneyland Park

Mickey Mouse and a cast of beloved Disney characters will embark on a series of musical adventures through the magical powers of a sorcerer’s map in “Mickey and the Magical Map,” the all-new live show coming to the Fantasyland Theatre in Disneyland Park May 25. Created by Disney Creative Entertainment, “Mickey and the Magical Map” was conceived for children of all ages and represents the return of Disney storytelling to the newly refurbished Fantasyland Theatre, a venue that merges the…

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