Marc Webb to Direct Live-Action Snow White?

Marc Webb to Direct Live-Action Snow White?

Now that Disney’s live action remake of Aladdin is a hit, it seems like the perfect time to announce that Marc Webb is set to direct the live action remake of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs. Variety reports that while the deal isn’t finalized, Disney has Webb at the top of their list to direct a live action version of Disney’s first full-length animated feature film.   Image Via Amazon Based on the story from Grimm’s Fairy Tales, this 1937 paved the way for the future. It’s the film that put Disney on the map, the first animated film that had …

Disney Villains Series in Development!

Disney Villains Series in Development!

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As Disney prepares to launch its new streaming service, Disney+, news about the various projects being developed for the service continue to come out. Now, a new show has been announced based on some classic Disney characters. Disney and ABC will be developing Book Of Enchantment, a television show based on a series of novels by Serena Valentino. It focuses primarily on Disney villains like Maleficent and Ursula and how their stories interconnect in an epic fantasy world. Since the project has just been announced, there is no word yet on casting or filming dates.     There are currently …

10 Disney Plot Holes We’ve Been Suspicious of for Far Too Long

10 Disney Plot Holes We’ve Been Suspicious of for Far Too Long

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I love Disney movies. You love Disney movies. We all love Disney movies. But let’s be real, there are some pretty glaring plot holes in pretty much all of them, not that that’ll stop me from watching them. Without further ado, here are ten Disney plot holes that annoy the crap out of me.    1. Ariel has some issues. She’s clearly a space case who’s forgotten she’s literate, because despite signing a binding legal contract to give her voice to a space witch, she at no point attempts to write Prince Eric a letter, a word in the sand, …

5 Characters Who Should Look Directly at the Eclipse

5 Characters Who Should Look Directly at the Eclipse

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Today a solar eclipse will pass over the continental United States for the first time since 1918. Anybody lucky enough to see the total solar eclipse will be in for a literal once in a lifetime experience. It will be tempting to look directly at the eclipse, but scientists warn that this could seriously damage people’s eyes.   Not everybody deserves to hear this warning, though. Here are some characters who actually should look directly at the eclipse.   1. Tom Chaney from True Grit   Image courtesy of Amazon   For those unfortunate people who have yet to read Charles …

Celebrate Disney Artists With These New Disney Villains Stamps!

Celebrate Disney Artists With These New Disney Villains Stamps!

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In honor of the Walt Disney Studios Ink & Paint Department, the U.S. Postal Service has released a stamp collection of ten Disney villains.   The announcement came from the D23 Expo over the weekend, and was easy to overlook with some of the other massive announcements. There’s no better way to send a birthday card than a picture of Cruella de Vil.   Image courtesy of D23.com   The stamps are now available from the USPS’s online store here.   Featured image courtesy of YouTube.