Disney’s ‘Frozen’ Stays Hot With Sing-Along Version Headed To Theaters

By | Wednesday January 22, 2014 @ 3:09pm PST

Frozen_castposterThe animated pic is the gift that keeps on giving for Disney. With two Oscar noms, Golden Globe and PGA wins, $770M-plus in global box office and a possible date with the Main Stem, Frozen now … Read More »

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Bob Iger Weighs A Broadway Show For ‘Frozen’: Fortune

Bob Iger spoke to the business magazine for a gushy feature posted today about how the animated musical film was, as he put it, “my proudest moment as the CEO of the Walt Disney Company.” frozenSenior Editor … Read More »

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‘Frozen’s’ Arctic Box Office Blast: Disney’s Animated Family Film Crosses $500M Worldwide

By | Monday December 30, 2013 @ 11:56am PST

Frozen_castposterFrozen, the Walt Disney Animation Studios release that set the record for the largest Thanksgiving debut in history with $93.6 (five-day) is crossing the $500M worldwide box office mark today. This is the fourth release from the studio to … Read More »

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Hot Teaser: Disney’s ‘Frozen’

By | Tuesday June 18, 2013 @ 1:13am PDT

Frozen, Walt Disney Animation Studios‘ 53rd animated feature, opens November 27. The 3D film is co-directed by Chris Buck and Wreck It Ralph co-writer Jennifer Lee. Jonathan Groff, Kristen Bell, Josh Gad and Idina Menzel lead the voice cast. Loosely based on Hans Christian Andersen’s classic … Read More »

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Disney’s Animated Short ‘Paperman’: Video

By | Thursday January 31, 2013 @ 7:31pm PST

Disney Animation’s black-and-white, dialogue-free toon debuted in theaters last November in front of Wreck-It Ralph. The studio has posted online its Annie- and Oscar-nominated animated short directed by John Kahrs ahead of Saturday’s Annie Awards. Paperman follows the romantic paper trail from an office worker to the woman he … Read More »

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Jonathan Groff Tapped For Disney’s ‘Frozen’

By | Wednesday December 19, 2012 @ 8:56am PST

Jonathan Groff will voice the extreme mountain man Kristoff in Walt Disney Animation Studios‘ 3D comedy-adventure Frozen, which is set to premiere November 27, 2013. Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel already are aboard for the pic, which … Read More »

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Jennifer Lee To Co-Direct Disney Animated Film ‘Frozen’

By | Thursday November 29, 2012 @ 8:44am PST
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BURBANK, Calif. (November 29, 2012) — Walt Disney Animation Studios (WDAS) taps Jennifer Lee to join Chris Buck at the helm of its 53rd full-length animated feature “Frozen,” which is slated for the big screen on Nov. 27, 2013. Lee, who has contributed to the film’s screenplay, is one of the screenplay writers of this year’s hit arcade-hopping adventure “Wreck-It Ralph.”

Featuring the voices of Kristen Bell and Idina Menzel, “Frozen” is the coolest comedy-adventure ever to hit the big screen. When a prophecy traps a kingdom in eternal winter, Anna, a fearless optimist, teams up with extreme mountain man Kristoff and his sidekickreindeer Sven on an epic journey to find Anna’s sister Elsa, the Snow Queen, and put an end to her icy spell. Encountering mystical trolls, a funny snowman named Olaf, Everest-like extremes and magic at every turn, Anna and Kristoff battle the elements in a race to save the kingdom from destruction.

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Disney Developing Marvel Animated Movie

By | Friday June 29, 2012 @ 6:17pm PDT

Walt Disney Animation Studios is in early development with Marvel on an animated feature film based on the comic book series Big Hero 6. This one hit the rumor mill and the studio acknowledged … Read More »

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B&W ‘Paperman’ To Front ‘Wreck-It-Ralph’

By | Friday June 15, 2012 @ 2:31pm PDT

PapermanComputer-generated and hand-drawn animation come together in Walt Disney Animation Studios’ short Paperman which the studio confirmed will debut in front of the arcade-hopping adventure Wreck-It-Ralph that opens November 2. The minimalist black-and-white short also screens Sunday with the … Read More »

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Longtime Disney Animator Glen Keane Quits

By | Sunday March 25, 2012 @ 1:16pm PDT

Veteran animator Glen Keane resigned Friday from Walt Disney Animation Studios. With nearly four decades of Disney experience, Keane worked on title characters for Disney movies including The Little Mermaid, Pocahontas, Aladdin and Tarzan and more recently the … Read More »

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