Dwayne Johnson Surprises Audience with Personal Appearance at Theater in San Diego

Event Hails Opening Weekend of “Race to Witch Mountain”
As Disney Launches Exciting “Opening Weekend Surprise” Program

BURBANK, Calif. (March 16) – Dwayne Johnson, star of Walt Disney Pictures’ “Race to Witch Mountain,” this weekends No. 1 film at the box office, surprised audiences at a San Diego movie theater when he made a personal appearance on the first day of the film’s release, Friday, March 13. In addition to greeting the moviegoers at the AMC Mission Valley theater, Johnson gave every member of the audience two free passes to Disneyland! Appearing with Johnson were the film’s director, Andy Fickman, and producer, Andrew Gunn.

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Race to Fickman’s Next Project

According to Variety, Witch Mountain director Andy Fickman has been attached to Disney’s adaptation of the graphic novel Monster Attack Network.  The FX-driven movie will center on an elite government agency dedicated to protecting America’s borders from monsters.

The film will be written by Scott Elder and Josh Harmon who have also written Disney’s upcoming Snow and the Seven.

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KABC to Stream Red Carpet at Witch Mountain Premiere March 11

Beginning at 9:30 PM EST (6:30 PM PST) Wednesday evening, KABC-TV in LA will be streaming live from the world premiere of Race to Witch Mountain at the El Capitan Theatre.

To access the event, click here. WARNING! Do NOT go the website ahead of time unless you want to either be horribly annoyed or annoy former loved ones.

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‘Race to Witch Mountain’ Review

Race to Witch Mountain I recently had the opportunity to attend a screening of the upcoming re-imagining of a Disney classic. So just how does this sci-fi action thriller for the Hannah Montana generation stack up? Read the no-holds-barred interview here.

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New Disney Channel Movie ‘Hatching Pete’ to Premiere in April

Three talented young actors, each a familiar face to Disney Channel viewers, Jason Dolley (“Cory in the House”), Mitchel Musso (“Hannah Montana” and “Phineas and Ferb”) and Tiffany Thornton (“Sonny With A Chance”), cross over to star in the comedy “Hatching Pete,” a Disney Channel Original Movie premiering Friday, April 24 (8:00 p.m., ET/PT). The movie will be showcased across SVOD and mobile platforms, and via exclusive games on DisneyChannel.com.

The premiere weekend event will include a guided tour of the set of the upcoming comedy series “JONAS” by stars Kevin, Joe and Nick Jonas, as well as an exclusive sneak peek of the upcoming Disney/Pixar feature film, “Up.”

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You Can’t Escape To From ‘The Rock’

Dwayne Johnson in Race to Witch Mountain (c) Disney

Dwayne Johnson in Race to Witch Mountain (c) Disney

Can you smellllllllllll what the Disney publicity machine is cookin’? The actor formerly known as The Rock, Dwayne Johnson, is working overtime to promote the release of Race to Witch Mountain this Friday. After hosting FOX’s Animation Domination last week, Johnson did double duty this weekend, hosting both Saturday Night Live as well as a Disney marathon of films on Starz Sunday night. And he has not yet begun to promote.

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Pinocchio 70th Anniversary DVD Review

Stitch, Known at the Time as Esperimento Appears Along Pinocchio From This Deleted Scene as Drawn by Frank Thomas (kidding!)

Stitch, Known at the Time as Esperimento, Appears Alongside Pinocchio from this Deleted Scene as Drawn by Frank Thomas (kidding!)

The review is in! Sorry for the delay but the past few days have been hectic. You can read the full in-depth review of the DVD here, but I’d suggest you go ahead and pre-order the DVD now if you haven’t already! (Yes, I guess that means I liked it.)

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Monsters Inc Blu-Ray Promo Video

To promote the release of Disney/Pixar’s Monsters, Inc. on Blu-Ray May 19

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