Tag Archives: Walt Disney Animation

OpEd: Disney LGBTQ+ Inclusion Efforts Need New Content, NOT Classic IPs

Disney Movie Gay Scenes

So, it appears that Disney bosses will allow a same-sex kiss to be included in the final cut of Pixar Animation Studios’ highly-anticipated upcoming feature, Lightyear. Considering the news comes after CEO Bob Chapek was grilled for not being sufficiently outspoken against Florida legislation than a very vocal contingent, the decision was viewed by some to be a pandering play to ...

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‘Encanto’: Stephanie Beatriz Wins Critics Award for ‘Mirabel’ Performance


It looks like Disney’s Encanto is adding even more accolades to its impressive collection. According to Walt Disney Animation, actress Stephanie Beatriz earned the award for Best Animated or VFX Performance from the Hollywood Critics Association. The animation studio shared the news on its Instagram page, saying, “Congratulations to @stephaniebeatriz, the voice of Mirabel, for receiving Best Animated or VFX Performance at ...

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Movie Review: ‘Encanto’


As usual, the release of a new family-friendly animated movie from Walt Disney Animation Studios has sparked interest in Disney fans and Disney fanatics with kids–especially since the new movie Encanto has a lot in common with the popular Disney movies Moana (2016) and Coco (2017)! Encanto is a movie filled with magical realism, which is a common genre in Latin America; ...

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‘Encanto’ Heads to Disney+ on Christmas Eve


If you wanted to see the new Walt Disney Animation Studios movie Encanto (but were hesitant to see it in theaters due to COVID-19) that premiered in November of this year, or if you saw it and loved it, then good news! The magical Colombian family in Encanto is coming to everyone on Disney+ on December 24, 2021. Journalist Ashley ...

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