Ewan Gleadow

Review: Incredibles 2

Review: Incredibles 2

View this post on Instagram You’ve waited 14 years for #Incredibles2 and now @reald3d is giving you the chance to be one of the first to see the film this Monday, June 11 in 3D! Get more details and see if an early fan screening is coming to your hometown (link in bio). A post […]

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Why does Disney keep remaking its classics?

Why does Disney keep remaking its classics?

By Neave Heaton Disney’s live-action remake of ‘The Jungle Book’ came out in 2016, perhaps to provide the audience with an update of a film that is well loved, but remade to the standards people demand from blockbusters now. Disney recreated the film with cutting edge technology (CGI and motion/performance capture), just as the multiplane […]

 Ryan Easby

Review: Ralph Breaks The Internet

Ralph Breaks The Internet might be the single most “meh” movie of all time. There’s nothing particularly wrong with it, but there’s also nothing really stand-out or special about it. I speak as somebody who absolutely loved the original Wreck-It Ralph, it’s one of my favourite Disney films, in the same halls as films such […]

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Preview: The Lion King (2019)

Preview: The Lion King (2019)

By Kyra Sims The Disney classic that remains most children’s first experience of heartbreak, The Lion King is getting its own remake along with many other of their hits. It’s set to be released in cinemas in the summer of this year but, judging by the trailer, it won’t be the smash hit that the 1994 original […]

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Aladdin: teaser trailer review

Aladdin: teaser trailer review

by Daisy Aitchison The long-awaited teaser trailer for the new live action adaptation of Disney’s classic film Aladdin was finally released at last night’s Grammys. It’s certainly a teaser, with only the briefest glimpse of both the heroine, Princess Jasmine, and the biggest name in the film, Will Smith, who plays the Genie. While undoubtedly […]

 Amy Robinson

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms: Is it so terrible?

The Nutcracker and the Four Realms: Is it so terrible?

  View this post on Instagram   Welcome to our world. 🗝 Check out these posters inspired by #DisneysNutcracker and the Four Realms. Which one is your favorite? A post shared by Disneys Nutcracker (@disneysnutcracker) on Nov 1, 2018 at 12:37pm PDT Since its release on November 2nd, The Nutcracker and the Four Realms has been faced […]

 Danielle Blakeley

Preview: Cars 3

Preview: Cars 3

Lightning McQueen is racing back to the big screen this July in the well-anticipated threequel of Disney Pixar’s Cars. via GIPHY Fans of the animated film series will witness the transition of their franchise hero from rookie to old-timer as he struggles to keep his racing career alive. Owen Wilson returns as the race car […]

 Adam Bloomfield

Could ‘The Rainbow Disney’ era be on it’s way?

Could ‘The Rainbow Disney’ era be on it’s way?

Who doesn’t love a good Disney movie? Be it from way back to the start with Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, or to more modern additions like Tangled and Brave, Disney appeals to everyone. And now it seems that now Disney is progressing even further by including LGBT characters and themes in their plots. There was […]

 Sophie Knight

Practically perfect! Mary Poppins at the Theatre Royal

A show that sets the tone for a practically perfect night – in every way! Mary Poppins filled Newcastle’s Theatre Royal with joy, singing and laughter for a pleasant two hours. As one of Walt Disney’s biggest film productions the show had high expectations going from screen to stage, therefore the bar was set high […]

 Paul Farrell

Mr Ed and long-time Disney star Alan Young from North Shields dies aged 96

Long time comedy actor and the voice of Uncle Scrooge, Alan Young, passed away on May 19, 2016. Many people fondly remember DuckTales for being an amazing cartoon and yet another gold mine for Disney. However, sadly the voice of one of Disney’s most beloved characters, died 6 days ago. Alan Young was a UK-born […]