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# disney - This year 2022

Quiz: How much do you know about Disney?
# Test Yourself
# Test Yourself

Quiz: How much do you know about Disney?

Oct 1st 2022, 10:00 PM 38,363 Views 12 Comments

Hot dog, hot dog, hot diggity dog!

Malaysia says Disney refused to cut same-sex kiss from Lightyear movie
# To Infinity And Be Gone
# To Infinity And Be Gone

Malaysia says Disney refused to cut same-sex kiss from Lightyear movie

Jun 17th 2022, 2:12 PM 16,778 Views 20 Comments

Films censors said scenes and dialogue were ‘found to contain elements promoting the LGBT lifestyle’.

Florida governor signs Disney government dissolution Bill after 'Don't Say Gay' row
# Ron DeSantis
# Ron DeSantis

Florida governor signs Disney government dissolution Bill after 'Don't Say Gay' row

Apr 22nd 2022, 9:41 PM 34,125 Views 44 Comments

Disney had criticised the new law barring instruction on sexual orientation and gender identity in pre-school through to third grade.

Warner Bros, Sony Pictures and The Walt Disney Company pause releases in Russia
# Russia
# Russia

Warner Bros, Sony Pictures and The Walt Disney Company pause releases in Russia

Mar 1st 2022, 7:21 AM 11,308 Views 5 Comments

Warner Bros is pausing the release of it’s highly anticipated superhero blockbuster The Batman.

# disney - Last year 2021

Amazon server outage hits thousands of Disney+ and Netflix customers
# Frozen Out
# Frozen Out

Amazon server outage hits thousands of Disney+ and Netflix customers

Dec 8th 2021, 7:42 AM 27,961 Views 7 Comments

The e-commerce giant said it has “identified the root cause and are actively working towards recovery.”

Disney to release films in cinemas first for the rest of the year
# Back To The Pictures
# Back To The Pictures

Disney to release films in cinemas first for the rest of the year

Sep 11th 2021, 2:10 PM 26,228 Views 7 Comments

Most major releases in the past 18 months have premiered on streaming services due to the closure of cinemas during the pandemic.

Quiz: How well do you know these songs from Disney animations?
# Quiz
# Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know these songs from Disney animations?

Aug 15th 2021, 10:00 PM 53,921 Views 8 Comments

You must Be As Swift As A Coursing River to do well in this quiz.

# disney - All time

Harrison Ford to appear in a fifth instalment of Indiana Jones
# Indiana Jones
# Indiana Jones

Harrison Ford to appear in a fifth instalment of Indiana Jones

Dec 11th 2020, 5:40 PM 19,120 Views 25 Comments

The announcement was made by Disney film executives at a briefing with investors.

Quiz: How well do you remember these Disney movies?
# Evening Quiz
# Evening Quiz

Quiz: How well do you remember these Disney movies?

Aug 6th 2020, 9:00 PM 46,278 Views 11 Comments

It was announced earlier this week that Mulan will skip the big screen and premiere on Disney+ instead.

Westbrook fires Rockets to win over Bucks, Boston see off Portland fightback
# NBA
From The42
# NBA

Westbrook fires Rockets to win over Bucks, Boston see off Portland fightback

Aug 3rd 2020, 9:02 AM 4,134 Views 0 Comments

Jaylen Brown and Gordon Hayward delivered at crucial moments for the Celtics after the Trailblazers stormed back.

Disney delays release of Mulan, Star Wars, Avatar due to Covid-19 pandemic
# Delayed
# Delayed

Disney delays release of Mulan, Star Wars, Avatar due to Covid-19 pandemic

Jul 24th 2020, 9:34 AM 19,252 Views 42 Comments

The live-action Mulan had already been postponed twice.

Disney delays multiple Marvel blockbusters but still hopes for summer launch of Mulan
# Pandemic
# Pandemic

Disney delays multiple Marvel blockbusters but still hopes for summer launch of Mulan

Apr 4th 2020, 4:25 PM 22,773 Views 17 Comments

One untitled Marvel film previously set for summer 2022 has been removed from the schedule entirely.

Sofa Watch: Miriam steps in for Ryan and US late night stars do their hosting from home
# To Whom It Concerns
# To Whom It Concerns

Sofa Watch: Miriam steps in for Ryan and US late night stars do their hosting from home

Mar 27th 2020, 6:00 PM 28,167 Views 27 Comments

All you need to know about your Irish and international chat show options … including a few classics from the archives.

Quiz: How well do you remember these Disney films?
# Let's Get Quizzical
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: How well do you remember these Disney films?

Updated Mar 24th 2020, 7:27 PM 37,127 Views 10 Comments

Go on, test yourself.

Disney+ launches in Ireland today, here are our top picks to watch first
# Entertainment
# Entertainment

Disney+ launches in Ireland today, here are our top picks to watch first

Mar 24th 2020, 11:05 AM 54,415 Views 37 Comments

The new streaming service has over 500 films and thousands of television episodes.

Star Wars and The Simpsons among the draws as Disney+ launches in Ireland for €6.99 per month
# The Stream Wars
# The Stream Wars

Star Wars and The Simpsons among the draws as Disney+ launches in Ireland for €6.99 per month

Mar 6th 2020, 12:16 PM 31,578 Views 30 Comments

The streaming services launches on 24 March.

Three films from 2019 among highest grossing movies of all time in Ireland
# Box Office
# Box Office

Three films from 2019 among highest grossing movies of all time in Ireland

Jan 8th 2020, 10:55 AM 26,680 Views 18 Comments

Annual box office revenue for 2019 is expected to total €117.4m.

Disney Store wants security gate at Grafton Street shop to prevent homeless sleepers
# Homelessness
# Homelessness

Disney Store wants security gate at Grafton Street shop to prevent homeless sleepers

Nov 24th 2019, 1:43 PM 52,748 Views 137 Comments

An application for installing the gates was lodged in October by The Disney Store Ltd.

Your crash course in... Ireland's place in the TV streaming wars
# Media And Marketing
# Media And Marketing

Your crash course in... Ireland's place in the TV streaming wars

Nov 22nd 2019, 11:09 AM 840 Views 0 Comments

The entertainment industry is about to be hit with a healthy dose of disruption.

Disney's new streaming service adds disclaimer to classic films about racist stereotypes
# DISNEY PLUS
# DISNEY PLUS

Disney's new streaming service adds disclaimer to classic films about racist stereotypes

Nov 14th 2019, 10:46 PM 21,477 Views 80 Comments

Disney Plus attracted 10 million subscribers in just one day.

Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse and Martin in The Simpsons, dies aged 75
# RIP
# RIP

Russi Taylor, voice of Minnie Mouse and Martin in The Simpsons, dies aged 75

Jul 28th 2019, 12:19 PM 16,013 Views 15 Comments

“Minnie Mouse lost her voice with the passing of Russi Taylor.”

Colin Farrell: 'Ireland is a marvel - the same-sex marriage referendum was extraordinary'
# Dumbo
# Dumbo

Colin Farrell: 'Ireland is a marvel - the same-sex marriage referendum was extraordinary'

Mar 30th 2019, 10:00 AM 29,728 Views 30 Comments

The Dublin actor talks to us about his pride in Ireland, and his role in Disney’s reimagining of Dumbo.

Disney closes €62 billion deal for 21st Century Fox
# DISNEY PLUS
# DISNEY PLUS

Disney closes €62 billion deal for 21st Century Fox

Mar 20th 2019, 9:45 AM 34,406 Views 44 Comments

The deal paves the way for Disney to launch its streaming service Disney Plus.

Guardians of the Galaxy director rehired after being fired last year over old tweets that joked about rape
# James Gunn
# James Gunn

Guardians of the Galaxy director rehired after being fired last year over old tweets that joked about rape

Mar 15th 2019, 10:43 PM 62,441 Views 45 Comments

The director earlier apologised for the tweets.

Why Disney decided to take the mick out of its princess stereotype
# Ralph Breaks The Internet
# Ralph Breaks The Internet

Why Disney decided to take the mick out of its princess stereotype

Nov 25th 2018, 8:00 AM 22,525 Views 29 Comments

In the movie, the princesses stand up for themselves.

Lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse's predecessor found in Japan
# Lost And Found
# Lost And Found

Lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse's predecessor found in Japan

Nov 16th 2018, 3:41 PM 13,104 Views 13 Comments

“We’re absolutely delighted to learn that a copy of the lost film exists.”

Over half of the 70,000 workers at Walt Disney World are to vote on $15 minimum wage
# Wage Rigidity And Beyond
# Wage Rigidity And Beyond

Over half of the 70,000 workers at Walt Disney World are to vote on $15 minimum wage

Aug 27th 2018, 10:44 PM 14,575 Views 6 Comments

The increase would apply to unionised workers at the park and would bring the minimum wage to $15 an hour.

Disney faces backlash after casting straight actor in gay role
# Jack Whitehall
# Jack Whitehall

Disney faces backlash after casting straight actor in gay role

Aug 13th 2018, 11:05 PM 47,530 Views 124 Comments

Comedian Jack Whitehall has been cast in the upcoming Disney film Jungle Cruise.

Guardians of the Galaxy director fired over old tweets that joked about rape
# James Gunn
# James Gunn

Guardians of the Galaxy director fired over old tweets that joked about rape

Jul 21st 2018, 1:00 PM 21,864 Views 56 Comments

“As I have discussed publicly many times, as I’ve developed as a person, so has my work and my humour,” Gunn responded.

It looks like Chris O'Dowd has quietly been replaced as Tigger in the new Christopher Robin movie
# Tigger Happy
From The Daily Edge
# Tigger Happy

It looks like Chris O'Dowd has quietly been replaced as Tigger in the new Christopher Robin movie

May 27th 2018, 2:00 PM 12,953 Views 0 Comments

The new trailer revealed the trade.

Here's why Disney releasing rainbow Mickey Mouse ears for Pride Month is a bit of a cop-out
# Pride Month
From The Daily Edge
# Pride Month

Here's why Disney releasing rainbow Mickey Mouse ears for Pride Month is a bit of a cop-out

Apr 27th 2018, 8:00 AM 5,372 Views 0 Comments

Disney are happy to sell and promote LGBTQI+ merch, but not characters.

Gardaí called to Finding Dory screening after family refused to move seats
# Front Row Seats
# Front Row Seats

Gardaí called to Finding Dory screening after family refused to move seats

Mar 29th 2018, 4:01 PM 123,050 Views 93 Comments

The family claimed they were discriminated against under the Equal Status Act.

Top animators from Netflix, Amazon and Disney heading to Dingle to find future talent
# Animation
# Animation

Top animators from Netflix, Amazon and Disney heading to Dingle to find future talent

Mar 22nd 2018, 6:10 AM 17,286 Views 8 Comments

This is the sixth year of the animation festival in Dingle.

Black Panther passed the $1 billion earnings mark this week
# Movie Power
# Movie Power

Black Panther passed the $1 billion earnings mark this week

Mar 17th 2018, 9:15 AM 14,945 Views 33 Comments

The film remains at the top of the box office in the US and Ireland.

Disney is giving 125,000 of its employees $1,000 each
# Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah
# Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah

Disney is giving 125,000 of its employees $1,000 each

Jan 23rd 2018, 9:25 PM 24,890 Views 56 Comments

The company say the bonus is down to recent tax reform.

Walt Disney Company makes deal to buy 21st Century Fox for €44.3 billion
# Media Merger
# Media Merger

Walt Disney Company makes deal to buy 21st Century Fox for €44.3 billion

Dec 14th 2017, 1:27 PM 11,848 Views 43 Comments

21st Century Fox’s television stations and Fox News channel will be spun off before the sale.

Disney bans Los Angeles Times from press screenings after critical story
# Banned
# Banned

Disney bans Los Angeles Times from press screenings after critical story

Nov 6th 2017, 10:50 PM 22,524 Views 12 Comments

Disney said that LA Times showed “a complete disregard for basic journalistic standards”.

Beyoncé will play Nala in Disney's new live-action remake of The Lion King
# Circle Of Life
From The Daily Edge
# Circle Of Life

Beyoncé will play Nala in Disney's new live-action remake of The Lion King

Nov 2nd 2017, 8:04 AM 13,671 Views 22 Comments

AAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAA ZABEN-YAAAAAA!

8 Instagram accounts to follow if you love, love, *love* Disney
# Whosits And Whatsits
From The Daily Edge
# Whosits And Whatsits

8 Instagram accounts to follow if you love, love, *love* Disney

Oct 29th 2017, 3:25 PM 6,455 Views 1 Comment

Only hardcore fans need apply.

Disney sets out to rival Netflix and Amazon with new family-friendly streaming app
# Disneylife
# Disneylife

Disney sets out to rival Netflix and Amazon with new family-friendly streaming app

Oct 10th 2017, 3:30 PM 8,203 Views 4 Comments

The app, which has a huge amount of content aimed at children and parents, is available now.

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