Walt Disney

'A True Disney Legend'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 12.08.2014 | UK Entertainment

The Disney film company have paid tribute to Robin Williams, who died on Monday, aged 63. SEE ALSO: Stars Pays Their Respects To Robin Williams...

The Reason Disney's Frozen Left Me Cold

Ellie Slee | Posted 28.07.2014 | UK Entertainment
Ellie Slee

OK, I wasn't expecting a tiny cartoon Andrea Dworkin to weave her way through the Enchanted Forest singing a catchy melodic ballad about the devastating effect of porn on society. But before people start saying this is a 'feminist' movie, it might be worth examining it closer.

A Big Thank You to the Anti-Gay Critics of Disney's Frozen

Leigh Clark | Posted 27.05.2014 | UK Entertainment
Leigh Clark

THANK YOU for pointing out Frozen's repressed lesbian allegory, because now my family and I can re-watch the award-winning film, and the many that came before it and consume them all from an enlightened fresh perspective. We can now enjoy Disney the gay way.

Is He Taking The Mickey? Damien Hirst Recreates Disney's Mouse (PICTURE)

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

He built a name and a fortune with formaldehyde-preserved animals, live butterflies and a rotting cow head. Now Damien Hirst has returned to his t...

Caroline Frost

REVIEW: Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks In 'Saving Mr Banks'

HuffingtonPost.com | Caroline Frost | Posted 28.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Hollywood does love a film about a film. This year’s offering… ‘Saving Mr Banks’, the surprising story of how the fairytale of Mary Poppin...

FREE CINEMA TICKETS: Watch Emma Thompson, Tom Hanks In 'Saving Mr Banks'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

Readers of The Huffington Post UK are being given the chance to see one of the most treasured tales of all time as Disney presents the extraordinary, ...

EXCLUSIVE: Behind The Scenes Of 'Saving Mr Banks'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Entertainment

We all love 'Mary Poppins'. We all love Disney films. Now we can sit back and wallow in 'Saving Mr Banks', the glossy tale of how Walt Disney struggle...

Walt Disney World: A Food Lover's Fantasia?

Kate McAuley | Posted 16.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kate McAuley

Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, is offering free dining to everyone who books a holiday before 5th of November. Come Stateside with me as I attempt to make a dent in the more than 6,000 menu items on offer.

The Sunshine State for £268

Roger Crow | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Roger Crow

If you're one of the thousands of repeat visitors that yo-yo between Blighty and the Sunshine State each year, then this is hardly a revelation. However, if you have yet to take the plunge, here's the lowdown on the top attractions at Walt Disney World at the moment.

PICTURES: Happy 90th Birthday Disney

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 16.12.2013 | UK

The Walt Disney Company is celebrating its 90th birthday. On 16th October 1923, Walt Disney signed a contract with MJ Winkler to produce a series o...

The Most Magical Place on Earth - My Summer in Walt Disney World

Courtney Giles | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Courtney Giles

During the summer I was lucky enough to gain a place on the Walt Disney World College Program as a character attendant and I can honestly say it was the most unusual and inspiring experience of my life. As a child I always said I would love to work at Disney, but I never believed this could actually be a reality...

Could Disney/Pixar Remake The Jungle Book?

Roger Crow | Posted 08.10.2013 | UK Entertainment
Roger Crow

Would Disney/Pixar ever consider remaking The Jungle Book featuring the original voices?

In Wales with the POW - The Case for (And Against) Beauty and Harmony

Jeffrey Gedmin | Posted 06.09.2013 | UK
Jeffrey Gedmin

I met Prince Charles recently in Wales. Joined by my colleague, journalist-historian Hywel Williams, the two of us were invited to meet the Prince of Wales at Coed Darcy, where a small group of guests had been invited to see how Neath Port Talbot council, BP, the Welsh assembly and developers St Modwen are trying to turn one of Europe's biggest brownfield sites into a healthy, flourishing community.

PICS: If Disney Movie Titles Were Honest

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 10.06.2013 | UK Comedy

A tip of the hat today to TheFW.com for this marvellous series: Honest Disney Movies. Yes, as TheFW points out, "beneath the saccharine surface...

Relationship Advice Women Can Learn From The Disney Princesses

Brandon Wade | Posted 17.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Brandon Wade

Although I cannot be 100% sure on whether Walt Disney intended it or not, relationship advice can be taken from each of the princesses.

Walt Disney Rejects Cartoonist For Being A Woman.. In 1938

Huffington Post UK | Felicity Morse | Posted 01.05.2013 | UK

A rejection letter from Walt Disney to an aspiring cartoonist in 1938 that dismissed her application because "girls are not considered for the trainin...

So That's What Flipper Was Trying To Tell Us!

PA | Posted 20.02.2013 | UK

Dolphins mimic the whistle of those closest to them as a way of saying they want to be reunited, new research suggests. A team of marine biologists...

Studio Ghibli and Pixar: Two Big, Beautiful Giants

Daley James Francis | Posted 22.01.2013 | UK Entertainment
Daley James Francis

The more Hollywood relies on remakes and pours money into superhero franchises that are safer bets at the box office, the more people will turn up to watch these beautifully drawn animated worlds brought to life. As long as Studio Ghibli and Pixar are open for business, it will be worth our effort and money every time.

WATCH: Hitler Reacts To Disney Doing'Star Wars'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.11.2012 | UK Comedy

So Mickey Mouse has kidnapped Yoda? (Er... we have got the right end of the stick there, haven't we?) Well, you know who'll have something to say a...

Matthew Tucker

Timeless Tales (REVIEW): War Horse, West Side Story and Disney's Sleeping Beauty - Musical Classics Brought To Life

HuffingtonPost.com | Matthew Tucker | Posted 23.12.2012 | Home

When were you last read a bedtime tale? Musicians, artists, actors, historians, teachers and talented school children brought the ancient art o...

Return To OZ: A Beloved Flop

Daley James Francis | Posted 04.12.2012 | UK Entertainment
Daley James Francis

Return to Oz shares a lot in common with the original 1939 Wizard of Oz. Apart from obviously being adaptations from the works of L. Frank Baum, both films are very dark in tone, are terrifying, and both were financial failures upon their release that have become beloved with age.

Cartoon Turns Couture

Jaclyn Craig | Posted 23.10.2012 | UK Style
Jaclyn Craig

I guess fashion, as in real haute couture fashion has always been about fantasy, imagination and escapism. To understand it you have to learn not to view it in an everyday sense but allow yourself to be taken to the same mad world that the designer was in while creating it.

Propaganda, Good and Bad

Tom Doran | Posted 22.10.2012 | UK
Tom Doran

Some words are probably irretrievable. It would be a brave blogger who mounted a campaign for acceptable fascism or a kinder eugenics.

WATCH: 'Walt Disney's Taxi Driver' Mash-Up Is Weird, Wonderful

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Comedy

The beginning of this video above - Vimeo user Bryan Boyce's bizarre mash-up of Martin Scorsese's classic Taxi Driver and Walt Disney's entire canon -...

Could Anyone Else Really Play Walt?

The Huffington Post UK | Caroline Frost | Posted 10.04.2012 | UK Entertainment

Who is the first actor to come to mind when you're thinking about wholesome, popcorn-munching, family-loving American male? Mickey Rourke, obviously. ...