Disney has announced plans to at last do something about the palpable lack of CGI chipmunks in aloha shirts we've felt so strongly since Alvin and the Chipmunks: Chipwrecked left theaters in early 2012. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the studio has picked up a pitch for award-winning commercials director Robert Rugan to reinvent Chip 'n Dale in the usual live-action/computer-generated hybrid mold. Details are still fairly scarce, but it seems we can probably expect appearances by the duo's late '80s friends Gadget, Monterey Jack, and Zipper as well, as the film will function an "origin story of sorts" for the Rescue Rangers and so many repressed feelings towards a mouse in a worksuit. Hopefully they'll at least keep the theme song.
Ever wanted to see a version of The Princess Bride where the Rodent of Unusual Size is a dancing guy in a furry leotard? Well, you may be in luck.... / Continue →
Following in the ignoble tradition of The Star Wars Holiday Special, Star Wars: Episode VII will arrive just in time for Christmas, with Disney today announcing the film's official release date: December 18, 2015. Write it down, in case they forget to put it on the posters.... / Continue →
As a well-knwon expert on human-bear relations, Jon Favreau is reportedly Disney's choice to direct one of multiple Jungle Book adaptations in development. Deadline says Favreau is in negotiations to direct the studio's latest spin on the Rudyard Kipling tale, which you may rec... / Continue →