Category Archives: Movies

Disney Releases New Trailer for MALEFICENT [Video]

Disney Pictures has just released a new movie trailer for the upcoming Maleficent, opening May 30th. In it, we learn that Maleficent (Angelina Jolie) was once a fairy with wings. We also see her casting her dreaded curse on the little princess, Aurora. Watch this fierce clip from the movie. Read More »

Meet Warner Bros.’ New Peter Pan!

Warner Bros. took their time in searching for a new Peter Pan for their film, “Pan”. Finally today it was announced that young Levi Miller wins the role. According to Variety, Warner Bros. was looking for a virtual unknown for their vision of the classic story, which won’t necessarily be the story we are familiar with. In this version of ... Read More »

PAN Has His Tiger Lily!

Variety just reported that actress Rooney Mara (“Her”, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”) has been added to the cast of the new Warner Bros. take on the story of Peter Pan. The film is called simply “Pan” and Hugh Jackman and Garrett Hedlund have already been signed. The lead role has yet to be cast. Mara began her career in ... Read More »

LEGENDS OF OZ: New Trailer and 11 Photos from the Animated 3D Film

In Legends of Oz, directors Daniel St. Pierre and Will Finn pick up the story of Dorothy and Oz once again in 3D animation. Based on the book, “Dorothy of Oz”, written by Roger Stanton Baum the great-grandson of Frank L. Baum, the star-studded cast includes Lea Michele, Martin Short, Dan Aykroyd, Jim Belushi, Kelsey Grammer, Oliver Platt, Hugh Dancy, Megan Hilty, Patrick Stewart ... Read More »

New MALEFICENT Trailer Features Darker “Once Upon a Dream” Song

Disney has released another trailer for the upcoming Maleficent and it features an updated, darker version of the song, “Once Upon a Dream”. This one is done by Lana Del Rey and it reflects the dark tone of this story. It’s a haunting, dangerous sound which is so very different from what Tchaikovsky envisioned when he penned the music, I’m ... Read More »

Peter Pan Film Has Found Its ‘Blackbeard’ in Hugh Jackman

No it’s not a typo, the new version of the Peter Pan story has as its villain Blackbeard, the wretched pirate. I don’t know what happened to Captain Hook or if he even existed yet in Joe Wright’s world, but Hugh Jackman has been named as Blackbeard. As we reported previously, this Peter Pan movie is said to be an ... Read More »

New ‘MALEFICENT’ Trailer Blends the Old with the New

In a brand new trailer for the live-action Disney film, Maleficent, old and new are beautifully blended. Scenes from the original 1359 film melt into this new version of the story and we glimpse the three fairies who gifted the little princess Aurora with her special characteristics: beauty, grace, generosity, song and temperament. The final gift is of sleep to ... Read More »

LEGENDS OF OZ: Dan Aykroyd Audio Interview

In the CG animated film Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return, being released this May, actor Dan Aykroyd brings the character of the Scarecrow to vocal life. Film critic Ryan Jay asks the actor about the animated, musical sequel via Nate & Murphy of Jackson Mississippi’s #1 Hit Music Station – Y101.7. Check out the film’s trailer immediately below the interview. Read More »

Love Affair with Peter Pan Continues with “Pan”

For the longest time we were all about the Princesses: Snow White, Cinderella, Princess Aurora, Ariel, etc. Lately though, a boy who refuses to grow up is taking center stage. Peter Pan has always been a favorite Disney character to so many. I mean, who doesn’t want to stay young forever? We’ve seen the little imp in various forms over ... Read More »