#Disney

Disney Pulls Release Of 'Beauty And The Beast' In Malaysia Rather Than Cut 'Gay Moment'

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 15.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

Disney has decided to pull the release of ‘Beauty And The Beast’ in Malaysia, after learning the film’s “exclusively gay moment” would be ce...

Leave Belle Alone And Stop Trying To Ruin Childhood

Bronte Huskinson | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
Bronte Huskinson

I long for the day that we leave the Disney Princesses alone and let them be the inspiring characters they are. Can we all just stop looking too much into their films and let them be fictional stories?

Emma Watson Addresses 'Beauty And The Beast' Stockholm Syndrome Concerns

April Wilson | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Universities & Education
April Wilson

Overall, I remain on the side that believes Belle is not suffering from Stockholm syndrome; but, like Emma Watson, I think that we should keep researching and talking about the subject. A discussion as important as this one should not be dismissed.

'Beauty And The Beast' Director Downplays 'Gay Moment' In Remake

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 06.03.2017 | UK Entertainment

‘Beauty And The Beast’ director Bill Condon has admitted the media has “overblown” the “gay moment” in the upcoming remake of the Disney c...

Moana Did Not Win An Oscar, But It Won Our Hearts

Jesse Toksvig-Stewart | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Jesse Toksvig-Stewart

I have to admit I was a little bit gutted when Moana lost out to best animation feature and best song at the Oscars. The inner Disney in me was all fired up, and I realised that it was not just because of the fantastic songs I had been humming for weeks. Moana was a new kind of character to the ones my sister had seen on screen before

‘Into It' Podcast: We Discuss ‘The Nightly Show', Disney's ‘Beauty And The Beast' Remake And Share Our Favourite Awards Season Moments

Into It | Posted 03.03.2017 | UK Entertainment
Into It

This week we're sharing some of our favourite awards season moments (most of which, admittedly, revolve around Taraji P Henson in some way or another), as well as putting our knowledge of this year's Academy Award winners to the test.

Julie Andrews Reveals She Almost Died On The Set Of 'Mary Poppins’

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 21.02.2017 | UK Entertainment

The moment Julie Andrews takes to the sky holding onto her trusty umbrella in the final scene of ‘Mary Poppins’ is one of Disney’s most iconic m...

YouTube And Disney Are Right To Punish PewDiePie For Anti-Semitic "Prank"

Philip Ellis | Posted 16.02.2017 | UK Entertainment
Philip Ellis

The consequences of YouTuber PewDiePie's odious anti-Semitic prank continue to reverberate, with YouTube dropping him from their premium ad programme,...

Tom Hardy Wears Mickey Mouse Ears At Disneyland Paris. Pulls It Off.

The Huffington Post | Matt Bagwell | Posted 25.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Thought all those pictures of Tom Hardy with dogs were cute? Well, how about Tom Hardy wearing a pair of Mickey Mouse ears? Yep, he might give Jason S...

Celine Dion To Return To Disney With Brand New Song For 'Beauty And The Beast'

The Huffington Post | Caroline Frost | Posted 20.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Celine Dion will return to the bosom of Disney, with a brand new original song for the soundtrack of the forthcoming live-action film ‘Beauty and th...

Disney Without The Rose Tinted Glasses

Eddie Lewis | Posted 12.01.2017 | UK Parents
Eddie Lewis

The one thing my Daughter loves more than anything apart from the sound of her own voice is Disney Princesses, even at three years old she has a sound understanding of all the Disney Princesses and gets lost in her story books, colouring books, and all of the Disney movies

'Star Wars' Fans Launch Petition For Leia To Be Made Official Disney Princess

The Huffington Post | Ashley Percival | Posted 05.01.2017 | UK Entertainment

Devoted ‘Star Wars’ fans are calling for Princess Leia to be considered an official Disney Princess, following actress Carrie Fisher’s death. A ...

Re-Engineering Beauty And The Beast

Edwina Dunn | Posted 22.12.2016 | UK Tech
Edwina Dunn

We are simply not doing enough to show young people the many inspiring men and women who are right now working on projects to provide the world with cleaner energy sources, to give us healthier foods, to cure cancer, to provide those without shelter with smart homes and so much more.

'Life Animated': An Autistic Boy's World Of Wonder Brought To Screen Via The Magic Of Disney

Caroline Frost | Posted 16.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Caroline Frost

If there were an Oscar for most intimate, challenging and inspiring true-life tale, the gong would be going straight to 'Life, Animated' - the story of Owen Suskind, and his journey back to his loved ones from autistic silence, through his love of Disney.

Whistle While You Work? The Changing Portrayals Of Working Women In Disney

Professor Mark Learmonth | Posted 09.12.2016 | UK Entertainment
Professor Mark Learmonth

From Snow White washing the dishes to a bunny rabbit police officer in Zootopia, Disney's films and animations have portrayed many memorable working f...

25 Things You Probably Missed When Watching 'Beauty And The Beast'

The Huffington Post | Daniel Welsh | Posted 22.11.2016 | UK Entertainment

We can’t quite believe it, but it’s officially 25 years since ‘Beauty And The Beast’ was first released. A crucial part of any 90s kid’s chi...

These Sisters Gave Their Disney-Mad Sibling One Hell Of A Wedding Speech

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 18.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Susie Kasteel and her sisters Sarah and Naomi Carter are all huge Disney fans. So when Susie married her husband Luke earlier this year, the sisters p...

Royal Ramblings: Rockin' Moana

Danny Stone | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Sport
Danny Stone

In Disney's Moana, these two worlds collide, principally through one of its key characters played by Hollywood megastar Dwayne Johnson but to loyal readers best known as The People's Champion, The Rock. So surprising though it may be, here are our top three reasons Rock fans can be excited for Disney's Moana...

Alicia Keys Won't Let Sons Watch Disney's 'Snow White' Because It's 'Misogynistic'

The Huffington Post | Amy Packham | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Parents

Alicia Keys has revealed she will not let her sons watch Disney’s ‘Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs’ because it’s “misogynistic”. The 35-ye...

Ignore The High And Mighty, Don Quixote Will Make A Cracking Disney Film

Ioan Marc Jones | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Ioan Marc Jones

I made sure I was in the right frame of mind. I prepared to endure 1200 pages of seventeenth century Spanish literature of the highest brow. Don Quixo...

Dan And Laura Curtis - "Overture"

Debbie Bannigan | Posted 01.11.2016 | UK Entertainment
Debbie Bannigan

Whether you are a fan of musical theatre or new to the genre, Dan and Laura Curtis's forthcoming album "Overture" is the ideal bumper package. Bringi...

This Paralympian's Halloween Costumes Are Incredible

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 28.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A Paralympian athlete has outdone us all with his genius Halloween costumes. Josh Sundquist, 32, lost his leg to cancer as a child, and each year the ...

Service Dog Having His Caricature Drawn At Disneyland Is The Best Thing You'll See Today

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 18.10.2016 | UK Lifestyle

A well-behaved service dog is melting hearts across the world after having his caricature drawn at Disneyland. The adorable photo was shared on Twitt...

The Latest Magical Collection Of Disney Princess Wedding Dresses Is Here

The Huffington Post | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 07.10.2016 | UK Style

Alfred Angelo is back with his latest line of Disney princess-inspired wedding dresses, and they’re every bit as beautiful as anticipated. The desig...

Disney Has Finally Created A Heroine With A Realistic Body

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 26.09.2016 | UK Lifestyle

With their long limbs and tiny waists, Disney princesses have long been accused of increasing body image issues among girls. But all that could be set...