'Ant-Man and the Wasp' Review
The more zany corner of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Ant-Man and the Wasp follows the game-changing events of Captain America: Civil War. The twentieth film of the Marvel Cinematic Universe impresses.
Disney Announces Dates For 'Jungle Cruise' and 'Maleficent 2', 'Indiana Jones 5' Pushed Back to 2021
Indiana Jones 5 now has a new release date of July 9, 2021. The fifth installment was delayed to script issues. Not to mention Steven Spielberg who is helming the fifth film has a busy schedule.
Disney Beats Out Comcast For 21st Century Fox with a $71.3 Billion Bid, Pending on Shareholders Vote
Disney's original bid for $52.4 billion was topped by Comcast with a $60 billion bid and later a $65 billion all cash offer. Disney has now encountered the bid with a larger bid of their own.
Comcast Makes $65 Billion All-Cash Rival Bid for 21st Century Fox
Comcast has been waiting to upstage The Walt Disney Company. The Philadelphia cable giant looks to start a bidding war with the Mouse House. Fox Executive Co-Chairman Rupert Murdoch and his shareholders have decisions to make. It's obvious Murdoch wants his Fox assets at Disney. Comcast is trying to nudge itself into the deal. There are about a billion reasons that this rival bid may actually work.
John Lasseter and Disney Will Part Ways at the End of the Year
The rise and the fall of John Lasseter will be a monumental story that will be discussed in Hollywood for years to come. How the most powerful man in animation couldn't keep his act together. Lasseter's wealth, fame, and notoriety may have gotten to his head.
Ralph Breaks The Internet: Wreck-it Ralph Trailer
'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Crawling Towards $115 Million Weekend
Solo is not on the box office pace compared to Rogue One. Some saw this one coming, and others are questioning franchise fatigue. — Disney and Lucasfilm's latest Star Wars film is doing lower than what it was expected to do at the box office. Disney originally predicted the film in the $130-$150M range but now the film is being projected in the $110-$115M range but it is struggling to reach that feat. Which is surprising consider the holiday weekend.
'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Review: A Satisfying Entry Inside The Star Wars Universe
Solo: A Star Wars Story is Lucasfilm's second attempt at making a Star Wars Story. Films that aren't a part of the original trilogy although they take place during the same time period.
Early Box Office Estimates: 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' Tracking Enormous $170M Opening Weekend
Early tracking projections have placed Disney and Lucasfilm's Solo: A Star Wars Story in the $170 million range for its four-day opening weekend. The first estimates were released on Thursday putting the film between $165M to $175M on its opening weekend. Tracking was elevated.
DC Comics' Unveils New Digital Streaming Service
DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. revealed last year they intended on creating a streaming service that featured live-action and animated series. The service now has a name, titled the DC Universe. The streaming service platform has a landing spot on DC Comics website. The landing page describes the service as "first-of-its-kind", immersive digital experience just for DC fans. New shows that will exclusively air on the platform have been announced. An animated series focusing on Harley Quinn, another animated series Young Justice: Outsiders, then two live-action series Titans and Swamp Thing.
'Avengers: Infinity War' Will Follow Record-Breaking Opening Weekend with Another $100M+ Weekend
Avengers: Infinity War looks to rise once again at the box office. — Infinity War looks to earn between $100 million to $130 million. The film has earned $305.9 million domestically. Globally, it has made $808.4 million. Surely it is going to keep making more money. Especially with no competition until the release of Deadpool 2.
Marvel is Conducting A Thorough Director Search For 'Black Widow'
Black Widow has been in the MCU ever since Iron Man 2. The Avenger has never had her own solo film. Marvel Studios is finally ready to give KGB agent turned SHIELD agent and Avenger a shot. The film has been in development since January. Jac Schaeffer (Olaf's Frozen Adventure) is penning the script. Marvel has met with more than 65 directors.
Disney's 'Jungle Cruise' Adds Paul Giamatti
Paul Giamatti (Straight Outta Compton, Billions) will be hopping aboard on Dwayne Johnson's Jungle Cruise. The Hollywood Reporter has learned that Giamatti will play a "crusty harbormaster." Giamatti will also join Emily Blunt and Jack Whitehall for this comedy adventure.
Disney Digital Network Reveals New Set of Projects Including Podcasts, Food Show, and An Over-The-Top Video App
Disney once acquired Maker Studios for $500 million back in 2014. Since then the company has gone on a new strategy which created the Disney Digital Network.