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Disney’s Frozen joins the billion dollar club

Disney’s Frozen joins the billion dollar club
Disney’s Frozen has crossed a box office milestone, becoming the 18th film in history to earn $1 billion worldwide. Not only is it Disney’s highest grossing animated film, having surpassed The Lion King, but it is also the second highest grossing animated film of all time, behind Toy Story 3 (which is Pixar’s highest earner, with $1.063 billion). Released in the US back in November 2013, Frozen is still inside the US top ten. Having spent 14... 

Lotso Lawsuit – Disney Sued Over Toy Story 3’s Teddy Bear Villain

Lotso Lawsuit – Disney Sued Over Toy Story 3’s Teddy Bear Villain
New Jersey toy company Diece-Lisa Industries are suing Disney over an alleged misappropriation of its “Lots of Hugs” stuffed bear toys in the film Toy Story 3. Diece-Lisa allege that Toy Story 3’s villainous Lotso (short for Lots-O’-Huggin’) character, who rules the toys at Sunnyside Day Care Center, infringes the copyright of its trademarked “Lots of Hugs” toys, which it has been licensing since 1995. This... 

“Billion Dollar Baby”: Will Frozen Take Disney in a New Direction?

“Billion Dollar Baby”: Will Frozen Take Disney in a New Direction?
According to recent estimates, Disney‘s latest animated feature film Frozen has already passed the $300 million mark at the US box office. Add to this its takings around the world and it has grossed around $655.2 million worldwide, putting it well on its way to becoming the highest grossing animated Disney film in history. An insider source told Deadline that Frozen may well become Disney’s “billion dollar baby”. In the US,... 

Oblivion Review

Oblivion Review
Another year, another dystopian science fiction movie. Tron Legacy’s director Joseph Kosinski is back with his sophomoric effort, Oblivion, a movie that stars Tom Cruise on a post-apocalyptic Earth. Cruise continues his reputation as one of the huge Hollywood actors in this film, playing Jack Harper, one of the last few humans on Earth. His job is to repair drones that patrol the almost-destroyed planet, having followed an alien invasion 60 years... 

JJ Abrams to direct Star Wars Episode VII

JJ Abrams to direct Star Wars Episode VII
Ever since Disney bought LucasFilm and there was the announcement of a new Star Wars trilogy on the horizon, one of the biggest questions thrown around the entertainment world was: Who was going to direct them? George Lucas was reported to step back into a consulting role for the films, which opened up the floor for many viable candidates rumoured for the job. It’s safe to say that you could name a famous director out there today and there would... 

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Reaches $1 Billion

Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 Reaches $1 Billion
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 has become the latest blockbuster to earn over $1 billion in worldwide ticket sales. Having reached the landmark figure on its 19th day of release, this ties it with Avatar as one of the fastest films to reach $1 billion. After its record breaking opening weekend at the US box office, the film did crash hard on its second week. Still, over $310 million in the US is a fantastic number, and its strong international... 

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Earns $1 Billion Worldwide

Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides Earns $1 Billion Worldwide
Over the weekend, Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides managed to cross the billion-dollar mark in worldwide ticket sales. It has become only the eighth film to so. Already the highest grossing film of the year so far, it has currently earned $1,007.7 billion. This ranks the film as the 7th highest grossing film worldwide, behind another Disney and Johnny Deep collaboration, Alice in Wonderland, though On Stranger Tides could end... 

Inception Rings Five Saturns!

Inception Rings Five Saturns!
And the great award season for Christopher Nolan‘s Film Inception continued last night, after the movie not only took home “Best Science Fiction Film” but also the awards for “Best Director”, “Best Writing”, “Best Music” and “Best Special Effects” at the Saturn Awards last night. The Film’s star, Leonardo DiCaprio was beaten to the “Best Actor” post by Tron:Legacy‘s... 

Winners of the GAME BAFTA awards

Winners of the GAME BAFTA awards
The night of March 16th was an exciting night for gamers as the GAME BAFTA award winners were announced in London. The award show was hosted by comedian and gamer Dara O’Briain and featured many different categories for the best nominated games of 2010 to compete in. Below are the lists of nominees and winners for each category shown:   The BAFTA for best Action game went to Assassin’s Creed: Brotherhood. Assassin’s Creed:... 
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