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‘Star Wars’ fans applaud movie release slowdown

23 days ago
NEW YORK: Plans by Disney to slow down the release of future Star Wars projects are getting a thumbs up from fans, who also hope that new movies in the multi-billion dollar sci-fi franchise will be more creative. In an unexpected…

‘Indiana Jones 5’ delayed again

3 months, 5 days ago
LOS ANGELES: Harrison Ford’s big screen return as adventurer Indiana Jones has been pushed back until 2021, Walt Disney Co announced on Tuesday, two years after the fifth movie in the action franchise was first scheduled to be released.…

Michael Jackson estate sues Disney over documentary

4 months, 15 days ago
LOS ANGELES: The estate has sued US broadcaster ABC, arguing a network special about the pop singer's final days used his songs and music videos without permission. The legal action also names ABC's corporate parent, which happens to be…

Netflix eclipses Disney’s stock market value

4 months, 22 days ago
SAN FRANCISCO: Netflix’s stock market value ballooned to a record $153 billion on Thursday and eclipsed Walt Disney Co for the first time, making it the world’s most valuable entertainment company, following a monumental shift by viewers…

Disney releases trailer of ‘Wreck it Ralph’ sequel

7 months, 16 days ago
Disney animation studios on Wednesday released the first teaser trailer of the sequel of one of their most famous movies "Wreck it Ralph".  The sequel by the name of 'Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2'  has John C.…

Film about poor kids at Disney’s gates is fairy tale hit

10 months ago
PARIS: It is already the fairy tale of this year's Oscars race: A little film about homeless children living in the shadow of Walt Disney World in Florida that threatens to turn the tables on the big-budget favourites. Director Sean…

Disney to buy Fox film, TV businesses for $52 billion

10 months, 2 days ago
Walt Disney on Thursday agreed to buy film, TV and international assets from Rupert Murdoch’s Twenty-First Century Fox for $52.4 billion as Disney seeks greater scale to tackle growing competition from Netflix and Amazon.com. Under the…

Fox held talks to sell most of company to Disney: CNBC

11 months, 9 days ago
NEW JERSEY: Rupert Murdoch-controlled Twenty-First Century Fox has held talks to sell most of the company to Walt Disney Co, CNBC reported on Monday, citing unnamed people familiar with the matter. The CNBC report said the two sides were…