‘The Lion King’ Shatters Broadway Record

By | Monday April 9, 2012 @ 1:17pm PDT
Mike Fleming

While Julie Taymor’s stature on Broadway has diminished after Spider-Man Turn Off The Dark, this will make her feel better. Disney’s The Lion King has just roared past The Phantom of the Opera to become Broadway’s all-time top grossing show. The Lion King, which opened November 1997, has done a … Read More »

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Disney Ramping Up 3D Toon Re-Releases

By | Tuesday October 4, 2011 @ 12:01pm PDT

Disney has seen the 3D light following the success of its re-release of The Lion King in the extra dimension, announcing today limited theatrical releases for four more of its animated films: Beauty and the Beast (January 13, 2012), Pixar’s … Read More »

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Disney Sets Date For 3D ‘The Lion King’

Disney will release a 3D version of its classic 1994 animated blockbuster The Lion King on Sept. 16, 2011, the studio announced today. It follows the trend of high-profile library fare getting extra-dimensional face-lifts (the studio upgraded its first two Toy Story films ahead of Toy Story 3), the latest being … Read More »

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3D Blu-ray Disc Sales To Soar: 5.7 Million?

There’s still not a lot of 3D programming on cable or broadcast to satisfy those first buyers of 3D televisions. But IHS Screen Digest says today that the technology is about to find a real foothold among fans of Blu-ray discs. … Read More »

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