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More is less? What it’s like to watch an Imax movie at home
Disney+ has added enhanced Imax versions of a selection of Marvel adventures but does it make a shred of difference?

Charles Bramesco

15, Nov, 2021 @2:37 PM

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Encanto review – blandly frictionless fairy tale that misses the magic
Walt Disney’s 60th animation boasts songs from Lin-Manuel Miranda and a fine voice cast, but it’s hampered by contradictory messages and a lack of sparkle

Peter Bradshaw

15, Nov, 2021 @2:00 PM

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A whole new world: Disney is latest firm to announce metaverse plans
Entertainment company plans to ‘connect the physical and digital worlds … allowing for storytelling without boundaries’

Dan Milmo Global technology editor

11, Nov, 2021 @3:56 PM

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Eternals banned in Saudi Arabia, Qatar and Kuwait after Disney refuses gay cuts – reports
The Marvel adventure has been pulled from Gulf region markets after sources claim the studio refused to remove a same-sex kiss

Benjamin Lee

04, Nov, 2021 @4:43 PM

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Beauty and the Beast: The Musical review – old-fashioned pleasures and irresistible set-pieces
A refreshed version of the Disney perennial begins a tour of the UK with some spectacular visual feasts and a heart-stopping performance by Courtney Stapleton as Belle

Mark Fisher

27, Oct, 2021 @1:26 PM

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Ruthie Tompson, pioneering Disney animator, dies aged 111
The longtime Disney employee worked on 1937 hit Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and remained with the studio for four decades

Andrew Pulver

12, Oct, 2021 @1:45 PM

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Scarlett Johansson settles Black Widow lawsuit with Disney
The actor is ‘happy to have resolved our differences’ after legal dispute over release of Marvel movie on Disney+

Andrew Pulver

01, Oct, 2021 @11:12 AM

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Apple and Disney among companies backing groups against US climate bill
Amazon and Microsoft also supporting lobby groups fighting legislation despite promises to combat climate crisis, analysis finds

Oliver Milman

01, Oct, 2021 @6:00 AM

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The week in theatre: Frozen; Rockets and Blue Lights – review
Will the West End ever let go of this glinting new adaptation of the beloved Disney film?

Susannah Clapp

12, Sep, 2021 @9:30 AM

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Marvel’s Shang-Chi smashes Labor Day record with $71.4m in ticket sales
Strong opening gives box office reeling from the recent coronavirus surge a huge lift heading into the fall season

Guardian staff and agency

05, Sep, 2021 @7:08 PM

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‘Big sisters are magic!’ Frozen musical set to cause a West End flurry
Jennifer Lee, Disney Animation’s chief creative officer and the writer and co-director of Frozen, describes expanding her hit for the stage, and reveals whether she’s more of an Elsa or an Anna

Lyndsey Winship

30, Aug, 2021 @7:03 AM

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Frank Oz on life as Fozzie Bear, Miss Piggy and Yoda: ‘I’d love to do the Muppets again but Disney doesn’t want me’
He played some of the most memorable characters of all time on The Muppet Show and Sesame Street - then became a brilliant comedy director. What is he most proud of?

Hadley Freeman

30, Aug, 2021 @5:00 AM

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