Donald Duck is a man (well, duck) of few children, less patience and zero pants. Today is he turns 85. Cheer up, mate.
With Hollywood forever enthralled with possibilities of digital effects, reducing the age of actors (or bringing others back from the dead) firmly places us at a weird (hyperreal) crossroads.
In the age of sequels, you have to ask – do we really need a Mary Poppins sequel? The answer is yes. All the way yes.
Disney are tying VR and movie merch with clothing that can simulate hugs, snakes, even a gut punch. Dibs not watching the showdown between Simba and Scar ever again…
I’ve made choices in my life. One of them was not having kids. Yet, disappointingly, I’m unable to escape the grip of Moana, or Frozen. My angst, it’s calling me.
Today, we salute the most famous mouse of all, Mickey Mouse, and the transformative effect he has had on the world since his 1928 debut.
Gird your loins, Disney is playing for keeps in 2019, focusing on sequels to much-loved franchises. Do you want to make a cash cow?
Those who are campaigning to reinstate James Gunn are blithely ignoring the realities of our modern day life. He’s gone, and should remain ever thus.
Solo is naked fan service. But with it now a reality, are we ready for this to be our Star Wars experience?
What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Giselle Atlas puts forward the case that High School Musical is the greatest film trilogy of our time.
Might seem an obvious point to make, but I believe Disney taking over the Star Wars universe has doomed it.
What does the next generation think of today’s issues? The Big Smoke’s Next Gen program publishes Australian students mentored by TBS writers. Today, Giselle Atlas (11) takes umbrage with the media’s push for education against Disney. Let kids be kids.
It’s a tale as old as time, however, the much-lauded “gay moment” in Beauty and the Beast might not honour the writer of the original.
Morning! What happened while you were asleep? Well, people wanted to sup the blood of Brandis, and the NSA suffered its own Snowden remake, as Disney search for a Chinese lead in theirs.
Some YouTube hero ratchets their Disney addiction to a crazy new level with a mashup of every Disney film from 1989. It’s a whole new world.
We’re aiming below the belt this week in Richard Jackson’s Long Reads, with a famous drag queen playing a literary witch, a new brand for the Koch bros and a rubber cock (yep).
Childhood Star Wars tragic Maciej Radny attended last night’s midnight premiere only to learn an adult lesson as the credits rolled.
The recent explosion in female-led films, like “Maleficent” and “Frozen”, may seem a great leap forward for women on screen, but Elise Bottle thinks such “feminist” fantasies skate on thin ice.
When Paris heard a pair of US Christian radio hosts claim Disney’s film”‘Frozen” pushed a homosexual and pro-bestiality message, he asked TBS for a right of reply…
Miley Cyrus and her tacky VMA twerking caused many to lampoon and criticise her, but Karen Hardy wants you to look beyond this to the real issues at stake.