shares will be issued for each Pixar share.
In 1971 they produced two issues of an underground comic book in which a number of Disney
characters, particularly Mickey, engaged in very un-Disney
-like behavior, particularly sex.
The full reversal of Disney
's critical fortunes was marked by the 1968 publication of Richard Schickel's scathing The Disney
Version, which took Disney
's measure in relation to the values of the counterculture and pronounced him vulgar, sentimental, and dehumanized, an assessment which has since become more or less entrenched as an upper-middlebrow shibboleth.
For one thing, it had become difficult to face my Long Island students as a Disney
virgin, and maintain credibility as an authority on popular culture.
The 40-year-old Weiss will assume leadership of the entire Walt Disney
World resort destination including its three theme parks, five gated resort attractions, five tournament golf courses and 23 themed resorts.
was able to gain the support of the black lawmakers after making hiring commitments.
MINNEAPOLIS -- Bringing great taste and nutrition together at a price moms will love, General Mills and Disney
Consumer Products introduce three new Big G cereals: Disney
's Little Einsteins Fruity Stars, Disney
's Princess Fairytale Flakes and Disney
's Mickey Mouse Clubhouse Berry Crunch.
I think it would be good for both sides in that it would allow the existing relationships with Pixar content and Disney
distribution to continue,'' said Peter Jankovskis, director of research at Lisle, Illinois-based Oakbrook Investments LLC, which has more than 700,000 Disney
No one thought of Paramount or Universal productions this way, but Disney
had carved out a niche.
today announced the renaming of its video game business unit to Disney
Interactive Studios at the company's investor conference in Orlando.
and Stanley Gold asked the board to ``engage an independent executive recruiting firm to conduct a worldwide search for a strong, visionary leader.
We are witnessing an explosion of media and Disney
is both reaping the benefits of that explosion and acting as a catalyst by taking a technology-friendly approach," said Iger, noting that the company was the first to offer movies and TV shows for download on iTunes last year.