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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 […]

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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 […]

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Walt Disney and Marvel's Big Hero 6 comes to cinemas this week

Walt Disney and Marvel's Big Hero 6 comes to cinemas this week

The first ever animated Disney/Marvel film will be hitting the big screen this week (January 30), in the form of a huggable, marshmallow-like robot named Baymax and 5 unlikely superheroes. Big Hero 6 is the latest action-packed comedy fresh from the Walt Disney Animation Studios, about the relationship between robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada and his […]