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Disney Cancels Popular Show After 2 Seasons

Mysterious Benedict Society

For more than three years, Disney fans have been able to hop onto Disney’s very own streaming platform and watch hundreds of classic shows and movies from not only Disney, but also Marvel, Pixar, and LucasFilm. When it launched in 2019, Disney+ had mostly classic films that fans loved to watch. Since then, Disney has added a number of original ...

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Popular Disney Attraction Closes Down For Weeks

Haunted Mansion

To see how Jack as wrecked our halls, please drag your bodies away from the walls. For just about 20 years, Guests visiting Disneyland Resort during Halloween and the new year have been able to ride a very special version of the iconic attraction, Haunted Mansion. Haunted Mansion Holiday takes the classic attraction and gives it a Nightmare Before Christmas twist. ...

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Disney World Fentanyl Overdose Deemed “Accidental”

Disney World Overdose

In May 2021, U.K. resident, Philip Weybourne, had traveled to the United States and visited Walt Disney World Resort with his wife and young son. The family was enjoying their holiday and staying at Disney’s Yacht Club. On the day of Weybourne’s death, the family woke up late, ready to enjoy a relaxing day. They ate lunch at the famed ...

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Is Disney Being Hypocritical When It Comes to Abuse?

Johnny Depp Will Smith

Last week, it was reported that Will Smith was returning to work with the Walt Disney Company on a sequel to the hit live-action film, Aladdin, which premiered in 2019. In that film, Will had taken the Genie — made into an iconic character by comedic genius Robin Williams — and made it his own, earning praise from fans. However, Smith’s ...

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Virtual Queue For Disney’s Newest Attraction Fills in SECONDS

Mickey & Minnie's Runaway Railway

On January 27, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway opened in Mickey’s ToonTown at Disneyland Resort. The attraction is nearly identical to the one that opened at Disney’s Hollywood Studios in March 2020 — although the queues are different. Before the attraction’s opening, Disney shared that there would be no standby queue available. As in the past — with attractions like Star ...

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Fans Accuse Company Of Whitewashing Disney Character

Princess and the Frog Funko

In 2009, Disney released a new animated film, introducing the world to its first black princess. That princess was Tiana and the movie was The Princess and the Frog. What’s more, Tiana’s prince — Naveen — was also a minority, with characters who were primarily of color. It was the first Disney movie since Pocahontas to have a primarily black cast, ...

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The Most Popular Show on Disney+ Isn’t a Disney Show

Disney+

In November 2019, The Walt Disney Company launched its very own streaming platform — Disney+. In that short time, the streamer has amassed nearly 200 million subscribers. Since the beginning, Disney executives have been honest that Disney+ would not see a profit until 2024, and the company is still on track to meet that goal. Experts have said that Disney+ ...

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Why You Absolutely SHOULD NOT Drink Splash Mountain Water

Splash Mountain warning

On January 23, Guests walked into Walt Disney World Resort’s Magic Kingdom Park, unable to ride one of the most iconic attractions there. January 22 was the last day that Splash Mountain — which has been a Magic Kingdom staple for 30 years — was in operation. The attraction will be closed for almost two years, as Imagineers change it ...

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Disney Makes Major Inclusive Change to Iconic Attraction

it's a small world

A lot of things have changed over the years, and everyone tries to work to adapt to these changes. People are not the only ones adapting; companies also adapt to modern sensitivities, including Disney. Most recently, Disney has closed Splash Mountain at Walt Disney World Resort’s Magic Kingdom and is changing it into Tiana’s Bayou Adventure. The catalyst behind this ...

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Disney Ruins Iconic Walt Disney Quote

wrong Walt Disney quote

On January 27, The Walt Disney Company will begin celebrating its 100th anniversary. While Disney theme parks worldwide will be celebrating the milestone, most of the events will take place at Disneyland Resort. There will be two new nighttime spectaculars — Wondrous Journeys at Disneyland Park and World of Color – ONE at Disney California Adventure. There will also be ...

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