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James Gunn attends the premiere of Disney And Marvel's 'Ant-Man And The Wasp.'
Christopher Polk/Getty Images
March 15, 2019 - 3:48 pm
(CNN) - Disney has reversed course on its next flight for "Guardians of the Galaxy," reinstating writer-director James Gunn to oversee the third movie, after firing him last year in the wake of learning about offensive social-media posts.. Gunn had been targeted by conservative activists -- in part...
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Star Wars theme park
Lucas Films via CNN
March 08, 2019 - 6:39 am
By David G. Allan, CNN (CNN) -- "Adventure. Heh! Excitement. A Jedi craves not these things," Yoda instructs Luke Skywalker in "The Empire Strikes Back." But theme park guests do crave those things. And if they're "Star Wars" fans, they crave a kind of travel excitement that is as canonical as it...
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Angelina Jolie attends The World Premiere of "Maleficent" held at the El Capitan Theatre in Los Angeles, CA on May 28, 2014.
Adam Orchon/Sipa USA
Antionette Lee
March 06, 2019 - 2:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Angelina Jolie will be hitting the big screen sooner than fans previously thought. Disney announced on Wednesday that the sequel to "Maleficent," will be released nationwide on Oct. 18 — six months sooner than the initial May 29, 2020 release date. But wait, there's...
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The logos for Time Warner and AT&T appear above alternate trading posts on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
Richard Drew/AP, file
February 26, 2019 - 1:28 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court on Tuesday cleared AT&T's takeover of Time Warner, rejecting the Trump administration's claims that the $81 billion deal will harm consumers and reduce competition in the TV industry. The ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals in Washington came Tuesday in...
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"Frozen 2"
Disney
February 13, 2019 - 1:18 pm
By Chloe Melas and Frank Pallotta (CNN) — Get ready for more Anna and Elsa. Six years after their mega-successful "Frozen" hit theaters, Disney dropped the first trailer for the sequel. The teaser to the upcoming animated film shows Queen Elsa (Idina Menzel) plunging into a dark and stormy ocean...
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Will Smith as the Genie in "Aladdin."
Walt Disney Studios
February 11, 2019 - 8:58 am
(CBS News) — Disney granted fans a sneak peek Sunday night at its upcoming live-action " Aladdin " movie during commercial break for the 61st annual Grammy Awards . The 1-minute video teaser, which was also uploaded to YouTube , includes a look at Will Smith as Genie. Jafar, played by Marwan...
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Carmakers used to outdo each other by installing more cup holders. Now, it's the number of screens, if the CES tech show in Las Vegas is any indication.
Dreamstime
Ian Bush
January 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
LAS VEGAS (KYW Newsradio) — Carmakers used to outdo each other by installing more cup holders. Now, it's the number of screens, if the CES tech show in Las Vegas is any indication. Holoride, the collaboration between Audi and Disney, is designed to make passengers say, "Are we there already?" While...
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FILE- This April 23, 2018, file photo shows the logo for Verizon above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.
AP Photo/Richard Drew, File
December 30, 2018 - 3:02 pm
(AP) — Verizon customers can continue to watch ESPN, ABC and other channels owned by Disney after the two companies announced a deal over programming fees. The telecommunications giant and the entertainment company said in a joint statement Sunday: "Verizon and The Walt Disney Company have reached...
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Verizon-Disney fee dispute could knock ESPN off Fios
Yana Paskova/for the Washington Post/Getty Images
December 27, 2018 - 1:42 pm
By David Goldman, CNN Business (CNN) — Disney and Verizon are engaged in a high-stakes spat over programming fees, threatening to knock ESPN, ABC and other Disney-owned channels off of Fios' TV network. If the two companies don't come to terms by 5 p.m. ET on Dec. 31, Verizon will stop carrying...
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The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police brought Christmas and Disney joy to children on Sunday for its second annual party, designed specifically for FOP members who are parenting children with special needs.
Pat Toddy/KYW Newsradio
Pat Toddy
December 09, 2018 - 6:44 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Fraternal Order of Police brought Christmas and Disney joy to children on Sunday for its second annual party, designed specifically for FOP members who are parenting children with special needs. Children and teenagers who are dealing with...
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