Month: November 2019

E.T. is reunited with Elliot in heartwarming new TV commercial

You may not have thought you wanted an Xfinity commercial starring Steven Spielberg’s E.T., but darn it, once you watch it, you may found it’s made your Thanksgiving a little brighter. In the extended ad which plays like a mini-sequel to the movie, E.T. returns to be reunited with his best friend Elliot, who is now […]

Frozen II scores best ever November single day grosses for Monday and Tuesday
New international Onward trailer introduces mermaids, other magical creatures

A new international trailer for Pixar’s Onward is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. The preview features a ton of new footage (including mermaids), so watch at your risk in terms of spoilers. Onward goes onward next spring. Set in a suburban fantasy world, Disney and Pixar’s Onward introduces two teenage […]

Godzilla Vs. Kong pushed back to November 2020
Frozen II lets it go to record-breaking $350 million global opening

Queen Elsa reigned supreme as Frozen II enjoyed the biggest global opening ever for an animated movie, The Numbers is reporting. With a worldwide premiere of $350 million, it beat the record set by Toy Story 4 earlier this year by more than $100 million. Additionally, Frozen II also gave Disney Feature Animation their first […]

Netflix to release Shaun the Sheep Movie sequel Farmageddon
Frozen II

While actually topping a film like Frozen would be as impossible as finding two identical snowflakes, Frozen II is no more than a lukewarm attempt.

The trailer for The Owl House flies online

The full trailer for The Owl House is now online, and can be checked out in the player above. The fantasy series premieres on Disney Channel in January of 2020. Luz, a self-assured teenage human girl, accidentally stumbles upon a portal to a magical new world where she befriends a rebellious witch, Eda, and an […]

Frozen II opens

Disney’s Frozen II opens today in 4,440 theatres according to The Numbers. While not as big a hit with the critics as the original, the film is still safely Fresh according to Rotten Tomatoes with 77%. Their consensus: “Frozen II can’t quite recapture the showstopping feel of its predecessor, but it remains a dazzling adventure […]

Behind the scenes of Frozen II with Disney’s Jennifer Lee
Tom Kenny joins Nick’s SpongeBob Musical: Live on Stage TV event
Lion King, Spider-Verse, Poppins, Avengers, Toy Story, and John Williams pick up 2020 Grammy nominations

The nominations for the 62nd Grammy Awards were revealed today. Winners will be announced on January 26th. Nods of note include: Best Pop Vocal Album: • The Lion King: The Gift — Beyoncé • When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go — Billie Eilish • Thank U, Next — Ariana Grande • No. […]

Final Spies in Disguise trailer promises hip action and comedy

And check out a new batch of character posters for the film as well.

The story behind Jonathan Groff’s surprising Frozen II ballad
Disney pulls Bob’s Burgers from schedule, Ron’s Gone Wrong, Nimona moved back
Rock on with the new Trolls: World Tour trailer

Frozen II is set to break box office records when it opens next week, which means there’s been an onslaught of new trailers that seek to be attached to screenings of it. The latest is the second preview for Trolls: World Tour, which sees Poppy and Branch being trolled by a electric guitar-wielding villain who […]

First Sponge on the Run trailer released

Paramount has released the first trailer for the recently renamed third SpongeBob movie: Sponge on the Run. The film will be released in May 2020. “This Memorial Day weekend, SpongeBob SquarePants, his best friend Patrick Star and the rest of the gang from Bikini Bottom hit the big screen in the first-ever all CGI SpongeBob […]

Paramount pulls Rugrats movie, moves Rumble to 2021
Third SpongeBob Squarepants movie gets new title, poster
Yes, Greedo’s death scene in Star Wars has been changed (again!) for Disney+
Buckle up for the new Sonic the Hedgehog trailer

The new Sonic the Hedgehog trailer is now online, officially revealing the new design for its lead character following Paramount’s announcement that they were changing it after last spring’s teaser trailer was met with very “outspoken” fan backlash. All things considered, he looks a lot more like how video game players would expect him to […]

The 50 best things to watch as Disney+ launches today
Ruh-roh! The first teaser trailer to Scoob! has arrived

Warner Bros. has launched the first teaser trailer to Scoob!, the theatrical animated reboot of the Scooby-Doo franchise. While the film’s primary plot has presently been kept under wraps, the teaser shows that the film will include how Shaggy and Scooby met as well as how the Mystery, Inc. team came together for the first […]

Looking at Sesame Street’s many international spin-offs
How Dave Filoni became one of the masters of the Star Wars universe