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WATCH: The ‘Mulan’ full trailer is here, and it looks like a sweeping historical epic

Dec 05, 2019 - 11:36 PM

The upcoming film is shaping up to be quite different from the animated original

MULAN. Liu Yifei plays the title character in the upcoming live action adaptation of the Disney classic. Screenshot from YouTube.com/DisneyMovieTrailers

Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel get Hollywood stars

Nov 20, 2019 - 1:40 PM

Queen Elsa and Princess Anna of 'Frozen' finally receive their own stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame!

Disney dream job: What it's like to work behind-the-scenes of 'Frozen 2'

Nov 19, 2019 - 7:00 PM

What does it take to create a Disney animated film from start to finish? Rappler talks to 'Frozen 2' Head of Story, Normand Lemay

New songs, new characters: What to expect from 'Frozen 2'

Nov 17, 2019 - 1:15 PM

Rappler talks to Disney's Head of Story for 'Frozen 2'

Disney is finally doing a Southeast Asian story with ‘Raya and the Last Dragon’

Aug 29, 2019 - 4:38 PM

Filipino-Canadian actress Cassie Steele is headlining the cast, which also includes Awkwafina

SOUTHEAST ASIAN WARRIOR. Disney's upcoming film 'Raya and The Last Dragon' is set in the fictional world of Kumandra, inspired by Southeast Asian cultures. Screenshot from Twitter.com/DisneyStudios

WATCH: First teaser for the 'Mulan' live action remake

Jul 08, 2019 - 12:20 AM

No singing here – but we're not complaining

HUA MULAN. The Disney heroine stars in a 2020 live action remake. Still from the teaser

Disney's 'Dumbo' fails to impress at North American box office

Apr 02, 2019 - 12:31 PM

The Tim Burton live-action remake of 'Dumbo' fails to meet box office expectations on its opening weekend

Filmmaking icon Tim Burton soars to new heights with 'Dumbo'

Mar 24, 2019 - 11:44 AM

The director reunites with stars Michael Keaton and Danny DeVito, who he worked with in the 'Batman' films

US director Tim Burton arrives for the world premiere of Disney's "Dumbo" at El Capitan theatre on March 11, 2019 in Hollywood. (Photo by Robyn Beck / AFP)

WATCH: 'Aladdin' full trailer

Mar 13, 2019 - 8:21 AM

Get ready for a magic carpet ride

Angelina Jolie returns for ’Maleficent 2’ in 2019

Mar 07, 2019 - 8:26 PM

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ flies to theaters just in time for Halloween

WATCH: 'Aladdin' trailer shows Will Smith as Genie

Feb 11, 2019 - 11:34 AM

...and in his full blue glory!

HELLO GENIE. Will Smith plays Genie in the live action 'Aladdin' remake. Screenshot from the movie teaser trailer

The city of 'Zootopia' may be coming back for two sequels

Feb 05, 2019 - 5:09 PM

'Zootopia' actor Tommy Lister says that fans of the beloved Disney animated gem can expect two more films

Disney rings in live-action 'Hunchback of Notre Dame' remake

Jan 18, 2019 - 4:13 PM

We can't wait to see Quasimodo, Esmeralda, and Frollo come alive on the big screen!

The first look photos of Disney’s ‘Aladdin’ remake are out

Dec 20, 2018 - 5:13 PM

Check out what Aladdin, Jasmine, Genie, and Jafar look like in live action!

FRIEND LIKE ME. Mena Massoud plays Aladdin and Will Smith plays the Genie in the live-action remake of the Disney classic. Photo from Instagram.com/disneyaladdin

Disney again makes history with takings above $7 billion for 2018

Dec 11, 2018 - 10:13 AM

'Avengers: Infinity War' and ' Black Panther' lead Disney's earnings this year

Marvel Studios' AVENGERS: INFINITY WAR..L to R: Wong (Benedict Wong), Doctor Strange/Stephen Strange (Benedict Cumberbatch), Bruce Banner/Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Iron Man/Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.)..Photo: Chuck Zlotnick..©Marvel Studios 2018

WATCH: First live-action 'Aladdin' trailer is shining, shimmering, splendid

Oct 12, 2018 - 12:47 PM

The film is set to hit theaters in May 2019

ALADDIN. Mena Massoud takes on the title role. Screenshot from YouTube.com/DisneyMovieTrailers

WATCH: First trailer for 'Dumbo' is out

Jun 13, 2018 - 6:25 PM

See Tim Burton's live-action take on the classic Disney film

'Incredibles 2' set to break more records for Disney

Jun 12, 2018 - 2:41 PM

Experts are predicting a $140 million-plus opening weekend for Brad Bird's sequel to his own hugely popular original

Elle Fanning and Angelina Jolie reunite for Disney's 'Maleficent 2'

May 30, 2018 - 10:23 AM

Michelle Pfeiffer and Chiwetel Ejiofor are also part of the sequel

'Coco' review: Bones, hugs, and harmonies

Nov 26, 2017 - 8:30 PM

'Coco' is a lovely film, through and through

Meet Auli’i Cravalho, the voice of new Disney princess 'Moana'

Oct 08, 2015 - 12:15 AM

Watch the exact moment Auli’i Cravalho learns that she s earned the role of Moana

Screengrab from Instagram/AuliiCravalho

'Big Hero 6' Review: Stylish, sweet, and safe

Nov 07, 2014 - 12:24 PM

There’s a good amount of laughs and some genuinely moving moments to be had Big Hero 6 is cut at the knees by a surprisingly unambitious story writes Zig Marasigan

Mark your calendars: 'Beauty and the Beast' to be staged in Manila

Oct 21, 2014 - 2:59 PM

Time to save the dates

New Disney movie 'Moana' to be released 2016

Oct 21, 2014 - 1:27 PM

The film features a strong heroine who sets off on an exciting maritime adventure

'Beauty and the Beast' live-action movie in the works

Jun 06, 2014 - 3:02 PM

Tale as old as time? True as it can be Bill Condon is set to direct the upcoming film

THEY'LL BE BACK. Bill Condon will direct the upcoming live-action version of 'Beauty and the Beast.' Screengrab from YouTube

Villains: the real hero-makers

Nov 02, 2013 - 10:30 PM

Villains may deserve way more respect than we think