Walt Disney Studios UK recently released two additional clips from Marvel’s The Avengers (aka Avengers Assemble) which features S.H.I.E.L.D. head Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) and imprisoned Loki (Tom Hiddleston) sizing each other up as well as Thor (Chris Hemsworth) and Iron Man (Robert Downey Jr.) essentially doing the same.
Time is running out for fans to own two of Disney’s beloved animated hits on Blu-ray ™ and DVD Combo Pack. Beauty and the Beast: Diamond Edition and Bambi: Diamond Edition will return to the Disney Vault on April 30, 2012.
One of the most critically acclaimed animated films of all time, Beauty and the Beast is a favorite for all ages. The Diamond Edition was spectacularly restored using the latest digital technology, including the release of the film on spectacular Disney 3D, bringing the characters, sound and storyline to a whole new immersive dimension. The ‘tale as old as time,’ Beauty and the Beast continues to resonate with millions of adoring fans around the world, and is a story to be enjoyed time and time again.
MSN Movies debuted the first teaser poster for Wreck-It Ralph from Walt Disney Studios Animation earlier today.
Walt Disney Animation Studios and Emmy®-winning director Rich Moore take moviegoers on a hilarious, arcade-game-hopping journey in Wreck-It Ralph. Ralph (voice of John C. Reilly) is tired of being overshadowed by Fix-It Felix (voice of Jack McBrayer), the ‘good guy’ star of their game who always gets to save the day. But after decades doing the same thing and seeing all the glory go to Felix, Ralph decides he’s tired of playing the role of a bad guy. He takes matters into his own massive hands and sets off on a game-hopping journey across the arcade through every generation of video
games to prove he’s got what it takes to be a hero.
Walt Disney Studios UK has just released this relatively short clip from Marvel’s The Avengers (aka Avengers Assemble) which features Captain America (Chris Evans) and Thor (Chris Hemsworth) as they battle the onslaught of Loki’s army in the streets of New York.
In Marvel’s The Avengers, the world’s greatest Super Heroes assemble when Iron Man (Robert Downey, Jr.), Captain America (Chris Evans), Hulk (Mark Ruffalo), Thor (Chris Hemsworth), Black Widow (Scarlett Johansson) and Hawkeye (Jeremy Renner) join S.H.I.E.L.D.’s Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) to protect the world from the dangerous and powerful villain, Loki (Tom Hiddleston).
D23 Presents Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives, which encompasses more than 500 historic artifacts from nearly nine decades of Disney history, opens at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library & Museum on July 6, continuing through April 2013.
Presented by D23: The Official Disney Fan Club and The Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Library, ‘D23 Presents Treasures of the Walt Disney Archives’ is the largest exhibition ever curated by the Walt Disney Archives, at 12,000 square feet. From Oswald the Lucky Rabbit and Mickey Mouse to Captain Jack Sparrow and Captain America, the exhibition features more than 500 artifacts, at least half of which have never been seen by the public — including models, props, costumes, set pieces, and artwork from throughout Disney history.
Last night, Walt Disney Studios and Marvel Studios quietly held the red carpet world premiere of Marvel’s The Avengers at Disney’s El Captain Theatre in Hollywood. Fans who attended the event got ‘the best of both worlds’ as Marvel’s cast, crew and executives mingled on the red carpet with many of the young stars from Disney Channel amongst many other celebrities.
Walt Disney Studios has provided us with several photos of the stars’ arrivals on the red carpet last night, which we are pleased to share with you in the gallery below. Click on any of the thumbnails to see a larger version and click on the resize arrow (if available) to see the full resolution of the photos.
Marvel’s The Avengers assemble in theaters nationwide on May 4, 2012.
Photos by Alberto E. Rodriguez/WireImage, courtesy Walt Disney Studios
In honor of the first installment of the ‘Brave Stories’ released yesterday by Disney/Pixar, focusing on Princess Merida and her lot in life, Walt Disney Studios and Pixar Animation Studios have provided us with these poses and concept art for Merida (and her hair) and her faithful steed, Angus.
The rugged and mysterious Highlands of Scotland serve as the backdrop for Brave, a new tale that joins the land’s ancient lore — stories of epic battles and mystical legends passed down for generations. Directed by Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman, and produced by Katherine Sarafian, Brave is the grand adventure of Merida, a skilled archer who confronts tradition, destiny and the fiercest of beasts to discover the true meaning of courage.
J.K. Simmons reprises his role as Professor Nathaniel Burke, taking agents at the University of Farmers under his tutelage as he teaches them the fine art of being ‘superheroes of insurance.’ In the 30 second spot, titled ‘Suit Up,’ Professor Burke and the agents explore the similarities between being a Super Hero and being a super agent. The spot continues with a lighthearted exchange between Professor Burke and his agents, dressed in do-it-yourself costumes representing each of Marvel’s The Avengers’ characters: The Hulk, Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, Black Widow and Hawkeye.True fact: Tony Stark used a countless number of staples when creating the Iron Man suit.
Walt Disney Studios and Marvel Studios recently provided us with production notes for their upcoming release, Marvel’s The Avengers. In addition to plenty of information on the actual production of the film, the document was filled with images, many of which we do not recall seeing before (apologies in advance for any not so new stills). Unfortunately the images themselves are a bit small, but the amount of eye candy produced is still pretty huge.
The stills pretty much cover all of The Avengers, highlighting Hulk and Tony Stark / Iron Man but also give us some nice images of Loki as well as the hardware behind the crimefighting squad, namely the Quinjet and the Helicarrier, both inside as well as out.
We have managed to come across a new 30 second television spot for Marvel’s The Avengers titled ‘Isolated.’ The ad features Nick Fury (Samuel L. Jackson) talking about how each of the heroes are ‘isolated’ and ‘unbalanced,’ but when combined, ‘can become something more.’ It then quickly cuts to the group assembling for the first time, much to the apparent dismay of billionaire philanthropist Tony Stark (Robert Downey Jr.).