‘Lava’ Musical Short to Open Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ (Hi-Res Poster)

'Lava' from Disney/PixarWalt Disney Studios and Pixar Animation Studios have announced that a brand new Pixar short, Lava, will premiere and open before Inside Out in theaters beginning June 19, 2015. It will be directed by James Ford Murphy and has the following synopsis:

Inspired by the isolated beauty of tropical islands and the explosive allure of ocean volcanoes, Lava is a musical love story that takes place over millions of years.

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Disney Junior ‘Pirate and Princess: Power of Doing Good’ Event Tour Kicks Off in July

Disney Junior 'Pirate and Princess: Power of Doing Good'‘Pirate and Princess: Power of Doing Good,’ a pro-social touring event to introduce kids age 2-7 to the value of doing good, including caring for nature and animals and helping others, will begin Thursday, July 17 in Philadelphia before carrying on to Washington D.C., New York, Chicago, Houston, San Francisco and Los Angeles. Designed for kids and families, the tour is sponsored by Disney Junior, ASPCA, Youth Service America (YSA), National Wildlife Federation and First Book. Although the event is free, tickets are required and are available now at disneyjunior.thundertix.com.

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WATCH: Disney Research Produces Short Film, ‘Lucid Dreams of Gabriel’

Disney Research is expanding into the film business with its first short film titled Lucid Dreams of Gabriel which will be released in August. A teaser trailer for the film was released today, showcasing some of the special effects and filming techniques Disney Research employed using what it is calling ‘The Flow-Of-Time,’ consisting of ‘local frame rate variation, local pixel timing and a variety of artistic shutter functions.’

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WATCH: ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ Clip, ‘Perfectly Good Airplane’

'Planes: Fire & Rescue' Teaser PosterWalt Disney Studios and DisneyToon Studios have released a new clip for their upcoming film, Planes: Fire & Rescue (July 18, 2014) titled ‘Perfectly Good Airplane,’ which you can find embedded below. In the clip, the Piston Peak Air Attack team goes in action as they fight the forest fire.

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SPECULATION: ‘Stories in the Sky’ to Replace ‘Wishes’ Fireworks at Magic Kingdom

Although the Walt Disney World Resort differs in its philosophy for entertaining guests than its west coast counterpart, Disneyland — as the latter relies far more heavily on locals and keeping them amused — the Magic Kingdom’s nighttime fireworks program remained mostly unchanged for over a decade. Conversely, within that same time period, Disneyland has had three different shows debut. In other words, it may just be time for ‘Wishes’ to be retired.

While rumors have circulated for about a year regarding a replacement for ‘Wishes’ in either 2015 or 2016, one of the strongest pieces of evidence may in fact be one of the least reliable: domain names.

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New Disney Store Arrivals and Sales for June 19, 2014 (10 Items)

New Disney Store arrivals and sales for June 19, 2014 Below is a list of new items and sales now available for purchase at Disney Store. Clicking on a product’s image or description will launch the product’s page on Disney Store in another window. Note that this list is generated and posted automatically. Stitch Kingdom should not be held responsible for any inaccuracies, misinformation or item availability. Disclosure: This post includes specially formatted links which allow the site to receive a small percentage of purchases made through them. Using these links does not affect your shopping experience in any way, but it does help the site. Even if you don’t purchase anything, even just sharing products you like through Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest using the icons below them will help the site.

Star Wars Stormtrooper Bop Game Star Wars Stormtrooper Bop Game – $12.95

Seven Imperial Stormtroopers light the way to battle with this individual electronic game. Just bop them on the head as they light-up in any random sequence. The ultimate time passer for long trips in the family Millenium Falcon.
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Sorcerer Mickey Mouse Photo Album - Walt Disney World 2014 - Medium Sorcerer Mickey Mouse Photo Album – Walt Disney World 2014 – Medium – $19.95

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Conjure-up favorite Walt Disney World vacation memories in Mickey’s magical 2014 photo album. Each sleeve is protected with a plastic film cover to help keep treasured photos safely stored for years to come.
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Anna Singing Doll - Frozen Anna Singing Doll – Frozen – $39.95

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Anna will light up the room with a song and her cool blue glow when you activate her motion-detection. Clad in her signature folk costume, Anna brings music to life For the First Time, each time you command a performance.
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Elsa Singing Doll - Frozen Elsa Singing Doll – Frozen – $39.95

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Elsa will light up the room with a song and her cool blue glow when you activate her motion-detection. Clad in her signature shimmering gown, the snow queen brings Let it Go to life each time you command a performance.
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Anna Bowl - Frozen Anna Bowl – Frozen – $6.95

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Anna will be waiting for your young one when she reaches the bottom of her bowl. Featuring the distinctive Norwegian rosemaling design, this durable Anna Bowl is part of the Frozen Meal Time Magic Collection.
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Elsa Plate - Frozen Elsa Plate – Frozen – $6.95

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Whether served hot or cold, their meals will always be Frozen in time with this Elsa Plate. The ice-blue design features a ridged rim and coordinates with our Frozen Meal Time Magic Collection.
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Frozen Figure Play Set Frozen Figure Play Set – $12.95

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The cast of Disney’s Frozen get to chill out together with this six-piece Figure Play Set. Anna, Elsa, Hans, Kristoff, along with his loyal reindeer Sven, and Olaf the snowman, are all here for you to recreate your favorite moments.
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Baby Einstein Touch and Feel Baby Animals Book Baby Einstein Touch and Feel Baby Animals Book – $6.95

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Babies will love to touch a puppy’s soft ears or the slippery skin of a dolphin on this sensory tour of the world of baby animals. This delightful board book will introduce babies to the animals that are just like them – babies!
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Royal Friends A Princess Book and Magnetic Play Set Royal Friends A Princess Book and Magnetic Play Set – $14.95

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Princesses Tiana and Rapunzel are set to dazzle, but it’s up to you to make the most of their story! The Royal Friends play set has everything you need to make their tale a dream come true.
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Fantasia Cel Heres To Us by Courvoisier Galleries - D23 Fantasia Cel ”Here’s To Us” by Courvoisier Galleries – D23 – $1100.00

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Bacchus and his faithful friend Jacchus, share a toast in this celebratory scene from Fantasia. This limited edition cel, created by Courvoisier Galleries, is presented in a custom mat for a D23 exclusive fit for the gods.
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WATCH: ‘Planes: Fire & Rescue’ Clip, ‘Needle Drop’

'Planes: Fire & Rescue' Teaser PosterWalt Disney Studios and DisneyToon Studios have released a new clip for their upcoming film, Planes: Fire & Rescue (July 18, 2014) titled ‘Needle Drop,’ which you can find embedded below. In the clip, Dusty gets his first look at the Piston Peak Air Attack team as they prepare to fight their next fire.

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‘Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man’ New Season Teams Up with Avengers, Miles Morales and More

(DISNEY XD) LOGOMarvel’s most popular super hero, Spider-Man, swings into a new season in ‘Marvel’s Ultimate Spider-Man: Web Warriors,’ premiering Sunday, August 31 at 9:00 am ET/PT on Disney XD’s Marvel Universe programming block.

The new season begins with Spider-Man accepting an invitation to become an Avenger. Alongside Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, Hulk, Hawkeye, Black Widow and Falcon. Accompanied by Nova, Iron Fist, Power Man and White Tiger, Spider-Man and the team take on dangerous S.H.I.E.L.D. missions and encounter some of their most thrilling adventures yet.

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WATCH: ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ New International Trailer

'Guardians of the Galaxy' Theatrical PosterOvernight, Walt Disney Studios UK and Marvel Studios released a brand new international trailer for Guardians of the Galaxy (August 1, 2014), which you can find the trailer embedded below.

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New Disney Store Arrivals and Sales for June 17, 2014 (30 Items)

New Disney Store arrivals and sales for June 17, 2014 Below is a list of new items and sales now available for purchase at Disney Store. Clicking on a product’s image or description will launch the product’s page on Disney Store in another window. Note that this list is generated and posted automatically. Stitch Kingdom should not be held responsible for any inaccuracies, misinformation or item availability. Disclosure: This post includes specially formatted links which allow the site to receive a small percentage of purchases made through them. Using these links does not affect your shopping experience in any way, but it does help the site. Even if you don’t purchase anything, even just sharing products you like through Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest using the icons below them will help the site.

Toddler Anna Plush Doll - Small - 13 - Frozen Toddler Anna Plush Doll – Small – 13” – Frozen – $14.95Warm their hearts with little Anna, as seen during her toddler years in Disney’s hit film Frozen. This adorable plush doll is so soft and huggable, she’ll never let it go!
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Toddler Elsa Plush Doll - Small - 12 - Frozen Toddler Elsa Plush Doll – Small – 12” – Frozen – $14.95Chill out with little Elsa, as seen during her toddler years in Disney’s hit film Frozen. This adorable plush doll is so soft and huggable, she’ll never let it go!
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Minnie Mouse Tee for Baby Minnie Mouse Tee for Baby – $12.95Nothing is as pure and simple as a smile, as Minnie Mouse proves on this soft cotton shirt with adorable vintage-style graphic. Baby will be smiling even bigger!
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Wheres Mickey? Smartphone Wristlet by Vera Bradley Where’s Mickey? Smartphone Wristlet by Vera Bradley – $60.00This wristlet holds all your essentials: cash, credit cards, ID, coins, and your phone! The smart and stylish Where’s Mickey? print, created by Vera Bradley, adds an elegant splash of color to any ensemble.
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Olaf Plush - Mini Bean Bag - 8 - Frozen Olaf Plush – Mini Bean Bag – 8” – Frozen – $9.95Welcome a breeze of bright spirits and snow-day smiles with our soft plush snowman, Olaf, direct from Disney’s hit film Frozen. He’ll melt your heart with hugs!
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Cinderella Castle Bead by Chamilia - Walt Disney World Cinderella Castle Bead by Chamilia – Walt Disney World – $65.00BACK IN STOCK!

Your fondest dreams are a wish your heart makes while wearing this shimmering sterling silver bead in the form of Cinderella Castle, a keepsake souvenir of your treasured visit to the Magic Kingdom.
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Minnie Mouse Icon Necklace by Judith Jack Minnie Mouse Icon Necklace by Judith Jack – $80.00BACK IN STOCK!

Minnie shows two sides to her sparkling personality with this Minnie Mouse necklace. Designer Judith Jack has crafted the Minnie icon pendant using dazzling marcasite and Swarovski® crystals, but with a different design on either side.
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Aurora Deluxe Shoes for Girls - Maleficent Aurora Deluxe Shoes for Girls – Maleficent – $24.95BACK IN STOCK!

She can imagine stepping into a real life fairytale when wearing these deluxe Aurora Shoes inspired by Disney’s live-action film Maleficent. She’ll sparkle wherever she goes.
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Goofy Plush Golf Club Cover Goofy Plush Golf Club Cover – $27.95BACK IN STOCK!

You can always rely on Goofy to keep things under wraps with this Plush Golf Club Cover. It’s fun to go a round with Mickey’s good natured pal who shows his soft side for this fun accessory.
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Minnie Mouse Placemat Minnie Mouse Placemat – $6.95BACK IN STOCK!

She’ll have the perfect spot at every dining table with this Minnie Mouse Placemat. Featuring Minnie’s signature polka dot design, this cheerful mat will bring a smile to meal times.
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AFTER THE JUMP: More new items from DisneyStore.com

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