Maleficent Sequel

‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’ Box Office: Fans are Sleeping on Disney Live-Action Sequels


The studio might want to rethink their planned follow-ups to ‘The Jungle Book’ and ‘Aladdin.’

Geoff Zanelli Photo

Geoff Zanelli on Expanding the Musical Themes of ‘Maleficent: Mistress of Evil’


We chat with the film composer about his latest Disney blockbuster and the challenges of articulating music.

The Parent Trap Meredith

How Meredith Blake from ‘The Parent Trap’ Went from Villain to Relatable Icon


This “evil” stepmother figure in Disney’s 1998 remake is finally receiving the appreciation she always deserved.

The Black Hole

Remember that Time Disney Lost Its Damn Mind and Made ‘The Black Hole’?


Long before Disney bought Star Wars, the studio tried to make its own version. It did not go well.

Rocketman Bowtie

The Box Office Surprises of Summer 2019


Our guide to the hits and misses of the season.

Goldblum World

Disney+ Will Mine The Endless Charm of Jeff Goldblum


Disney+ wants us to see the world through his eyes. But what is it about the eccentric actor that makes him so endlessly lovable?

Ready Or Not Hide And Seek

Fox on the Run: ‘Ready or Not’ Gives Disney Its Second Success Post-Acquisition


The gory black comedy is one of Fox Searchlight’s best openers and a sea change after a number of Fox flops.

Ms Marvel

Your Guide to the New Heroes of the Marvel Cinematic Universe


Learn all about Ms. Marvel, She-Hulk, Moon Knight, U.S. Agent, Black Knight, and … Nosey Neighbor!

Priest Movie

Disney and the ‘Priest’


Disney’s acquisition of Miramax brought them much success in the ’90s, but one movie was more trouble than it was worth.