To date, not much has been mentioned so far regarding the 20th anniversary Pixar’s Toy Story (1995), the first full-length computer generated film, though there has been no shortage of expectations for it. So far we’ve been aware of re-issues of merchandise from licensees such as Mattel and Thinkway Toys, but clearly there must be more in store. Surely next week’s D23 Expo should reveal more plans along with the reminiscent panel on Saturday, already announced.
Ahead of any official announcement, Amazon has listed the DVD version of Pixar Animation Studios’ Inside Out with a release date of November 3, 2015. There is, of course, a Blu-ray version listed along with an anticipated 3D Blu-ray, but the latter two do not have any release dates associated with them as of yet.
In addition, no news has been released in regards to bonus features, although we do anticipate the inclusion of the first short to take place inside the Inside Out universe, ‘Riley’s First Date.’ It’s also potentially likely that given that The Good Dinosaur is slated for release a few weeks later, on November 25, there may be a sneak peek for it as well. As usual, we will provide more information as it becomes available to us.
In preparation for the world-wide roll-out of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens products at midnight on September 4, 2015, Toys ‘R’ Us has announced its plans to commemorate the event including an entire day of Star Wars related events the day before at its global flagship store in Times Square.
UNIQLO today announced its ‘Magic for All’ global collaboration with Disney Consumer Products. The unique initiative will add a touch of Disney enchantment, Marvel action, Star Wars adventure and Pixar creativity to everyday UNIQLO LifeWear fashions as well as introducing innovative new products, pop-up displays, and in-store and online customer experiences.
Through ‘Magic for All,’ UNIQLO will extend its existing collaboration beyond the UNIQLO T-shirts (UT) and sweat parka lines and introduce new LifeWear items beginning in fall 2015. Products will range from Ultra Light Down, Fleece, and flannel shirts to umbrellas, plush toys, and other offerings featuring Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse and then expand to include popular characters from Star Wars, Pixar Animation Studios’ Toy Story, Marvel’s Avengers and Disney’s Frozen.
While in town for the Orlando stop of her world tour, Broadway veteran and Frozen and Enchanted star Idina Menzel visited Disney’s Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World yesterday, July 28, 2015. As part of the Frozen ‘Frozen Summer Fun’ event, Menzel met with Anna, Elsa and Olaf as pictured here.
Photo by Matt Stroshane, courtesy Walt Disney Parks and Resorts.
Ahead of any official announcements, Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released a teaser trailer for the Blu-ray, digital and Disney Movies Anywhere release of the Pixar Animation Studios’ holiday special, ‘Toy Story That Time Forgot,’ which you can find embedded below.
During a post-Christmas play date, the gang find themselves in uncharted territory when the coolest set of action figures ever turn out to be dangerously delusional. It’s all up to Trixie, the triceratops, if the gang hopes to return to Bonnie’s room in this ‘Toy Story That Time Forgot.’
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment today announced that Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron will be available to own on 3D Blu-ray, Blu-ray (now available for pre-order), DVD and On Demand on October 2, with an early September 8 release for Digital 3D and HD and Disney Movies Anywhere.
Marvel Studios reunites Earth’s Mightiest Heroes in the unprecedented movie event, Marvel’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. Iconic heroes are forced to reassemble and face their most intimidating enemy yet – ULTRON. Pushed to the brink of their physical and emotional limits, the team must recruit both new heroes and familiar allies to face an escalating danger that threatens the entire planet.
‘Pickle and Peanut,’ an animated buddy-comedy series that follows the offbeat teenage adventures of best friends Pickle and Peanut, will premiere on Monday, September 7 at 9:00 pm ET/PT on Disney XD, with new episodes airing Mondays through October 5. Jon Heder stars as the emotional Pickle and Johnny Pemberton as the freewheeling Peanut. The premiere episode will be available on WATCH Disney XD, Disney XD on Demand and beginning Tuesday, September 1.
Less than a year after Mickey Mouse’s debut in Steamboat Willie, the Walt Disney Studio embarked on a decade-long series of music-driven shorts whose breakthroughs would forever change the direction of animation and would have a massive impact on popular culture. The 75 cartoons – called Silly Symphonies – pioneered “three-strip” Technicolor, introduced Donald Duck, and created a pop music phenomenon with “Who’s Afraid of the Big Bad Wolf?” They won seven Academy Awards® for Best Short Subject (Cartoon) between 1932 and 1939.
Disney Store today announced the all-new collections and Limited Editions set to launch at this year’s D23 EXPO 2015, Disney’s ultimate fan event held at the Anaheim Convention Center August 14–16. Located within the Disney Consumer Products Pavilion at D23 EXPO, the Disney Store shop will feature new and exclusive products showcased throughout more than 3,000 sq. ft. of retail space. New items celebrating everyone’s favorite characters will be unveiled each day throughout the weekend.