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Disney And Fox Merger About To Close With Deadpool Uncertainty

The Disney and Fox deal is just about finalized. This means that classic comic book storylines may better reflect their inclusion of the X-Men and Fantastic Four but could change the dynamic of Fox’s most successful individual property. The R-rated “Deadpool” could potentially have some changes that would impact the integrity of the current franchise. Ryan Reynolds himself took to Twitter to pose the question.

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New Han Solo Film in Need of New Directors

Directors Phil Lord & Christopher Miller have left their jobs as directors of the new Han Solo film. Disney has been kept us chock full of new Star Wars films. The idea was to make an anthology series to go along with the main saga. The next is a spin-off showing the origin of Han Solo. We’ve had photos and other news that seemed to indicate the production was moving along smoothly. Recently that all changed as it was announced halfway during the making of the film, they lost their directors. This isn’t terribly unusual as directors and studios part ways all the time. However, usually it happens earlier in pre-production before cameras start rolling. The fact this is happening essentially at the midpoint of production is very surprising.

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Amazing Disney Mondo Art Debuts At ‘Never Grow Up: A Disney Art Show’

Last month Mondo and Cyclops Print Works revealed they teamed up for an art gallery show themed around Disney. Titled “Never Grow Up: A Disney Art Show,” the event will showcase amazing artwork produced by some amazing artists centered around iconic Disney films. The more recent additions include “Bambi” and “Fantasia” alongside the already announced “101 Dalmations,” “Aladdin,” “Big Hero 6,” “Lilo and Stitch,” “Pinocchio,” and “Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.” Check out a few pieces of the artwork available when the event opens later this week.

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‘Beauty and the Beast’ Isn’t A Great Remake But Pretty Darn Close

The original “Beauty and the Beast” often has a special place in the hearts of Disney fans and considered by many to be the best piece of animation the studio has ever produced (including yours truly) and has been revered at a level that “Cinderella,” “The Jungle Book,” and “Sleeping Beauty” have never quite been able to achieve. Naturally, that leaves the “Beauty and the Beast” remake with some massive shoes to fill and while it doesn’t quite achieve that feat, they manage to come surprisingly close.

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‘Beauty And The Beast’ Final Trailer Gives Full Context To The Disney Tale

Gearing up for the March 17th release date, the final trailer for Disney’s live action “Beauty and the Beast” is here. Featuring Emma Watson and Kevin Kline early on, this trailer provides a bit more context for the first act of the film. We also see a few more moments that may bring on the nostalgia for the die hard fans of the classic animated film. Check out the trailer below!

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Disney Video Shows How All Pixar Films Are Connected

While many have discussed the connection between Pixar films, it has never officially been confirmed by Disney/Pixar…until now. In a video released on Facebook, Disney highlights every Easter egg within their Pixar films showing how they are actually connected. Take a look at the video below.

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Director Hired for Live-Action ‘Winnie the Pooh’ Film

It’s been no secret Disney has been hard at work adapting their own classics. At this point keeping up with all of them is practically a full time job. Well among that list of properties in development has been ‘Winnie the Pooh’, which is now one big step closer to being made now that they’ve hired Marc Forster to direct.

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Disney Live Action ‘Mulan’ Remake Gets a Release Date

Last year when Disney was fresh off the success of “Cinderella (2015),” the studio began developing remakes on many of their beloved classics, with “Mulan” being among them. Little news was given about the remake after the initial report but now Disney has officially announced that a live-action remake of the 1998 animated film will be released on November 2, 2018.

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Review: ‘Queen of Katwe’ Is A Heartwarming Surprise

“Queen of Katwe” came out of nowhere much like the main character and has completely impressed me and I think everyone in my screening. A film that I believe will inspire and impart a warm feeling to its audience in a very honest way. There isn’t enough to say about the acting from the performers and I hope all the newcomers do well and if there’s any doubt about the bigger names this film will certainly dispel that disbelief. “Queen of Katwe”makes all the right moves and just the right times.

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