Major Disney leadership announcements, Disney Springs begins phased reopening at Walt Disney World Resort, D23’s Pollyanna-versary celebrates 60 years of the beloved classic, Dapper Dans harmonize to a birthday message, Mickey & Minnie’s Runaway Railway drives into a new mobile game, and the new film Clouds is coming to Disney+. Plus, Yvette Nicole Brown talks…See more
By The Walt Disney Archives
Last week, we shared some of the Disney+ picks from the Walt Disney Archives Staff. Need more ideas for your watchlist? The Archives team has selected a few of their favorites, and the reasons behind their picks, to help you make a selection in a pinch. From vintage classics to modern marvels, they’ve got you covered!
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By Zach Johnson
This week D23 is celebrating the sunshine of the classic film Pollyanna! To get you even more excited for the #D23GladGame and the Pollyanna watch party (Preceded by a chat with Disney Legend Hayley Mills!), we’re taking a “glad” look down memory lane and sharing our favorite films Mills has starred in for Disney—beginning with her American…See more
By Becky Cline, Director, Walt Disney Archives
Reverend Paul Ford: [reading Pollyanna’s locket] When you look for the bad in mankind, expecting to find it, you surely will. – Abraham Lincoln.
Pollyanna: He was the President.
Reverend Paul Ford: Yes, yes I know … but I never heard that before.
Pollyanna: Neither had my father. Anyway, he said it started…
It’s downright cold around much of the country this week—so cold that you might be better off staying indoors and watching a Disney movie!
Of course you could argue that all Disney movies are heartwarming in one respect or another, but these 10 films always send us running for the couch, a cup of steaming hot cocoa in one hand, a remote control in the other.