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Our Favorite Disney Characters Who Wore Scary Good Halloween Costumes

By Jocelyn Buhlman

We look to Disney films for a variety of reasons—whether we need some inspiration, a feel-good moment, or a dramatic song to belt out in the shower—but, have you ever considered consulting a Disney character for Halloween costume inspiration? No, we don’t mean donning a princess dress to channel Cinderella or trading your legs for a tail to…

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Add These Spooktacular Cutouts to Your Disney Halloween Décor

By Beth Deitchman

Halloween is approximately two weeks away—how haunted is your house looking? As part of D23’s Mostly Ghostly Halloween, we would love to help you up your decorating game with these frightfully fun downloadables. Simply scare up a printer and a pair of scissors, and let Witch Hazel, the Lonesome Ghost, the Hatbox Ghost, and the Headless Horseman…

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Mostly Ghostly Trivia Challenge Week 3—Don’t Lose Your Heads Over The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Quiz!

By Savannah Salazar

It’s the spookiest time of the year, with D23’s Mostly Ghostly Halloween and the 70th anniversary of the Disney classic The Legend of Sleepy Hollow in our midst. We’ve tested your knowledge on classic Disney Halloween shorts and wicked villains, but how well do you know this haunting tale of the Headless Horseman and the ever-superstitious…

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These 5 Fun Facts About The Legend of Sleepy Hollow Will Lift Your Spirits

By Zach Johnson

You know the story of The Adventures of Ichabod and Mr. Toad, but do you know the story behind Walt Disney Productions’ animated classic? The package film, released on October 5, 1949, includes two episodes. The first is based on the 1908 novel The Wind in the Willows, by Scottish author Kenneth Grahame, and the second is based on the 1820 short…

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Step Inside Walt Disney Animation Studios’ Latest Exhibit

By Courtney Potter

Inside the Walt Disney Animation Studios in Burbank, a gleaming white hallway and rotunda welcome the crew into a building where the likes of Frozen and Zootopia took shape. Since the building’s remodel in 2016, this particular space has been used to display artwork from an animated film currently in production… but right now—between the…

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7 Favorite Disney Cars to Fuel Your Motormania

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By Jocelyn Buhlman

Rev up your engines, Disney fans! We’re ready to hit the highway with these magical motorcars from our favorite Disney movies and TV shows. Which awesome automobile would you like to take for a spin?

Lightning McQueen—Cars 3 (2017)
Ka-chow!

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These Disney Films are Real Page-Turners

By Courtney Potter

There’s nothing quite like cracking open a book for the very first time. It’s like turning the page straight into the greatest adventure of your life! Books—and the magical stories contained therein—held the key for much of Walt Disney’s early feature-film success. The Walt Disney Company’s first full-length animated movie, Snow White…

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13 Disney Characters that Make Our Spines Tingle

By Courtney Potter

When you think of Disney, what comes to mind? Well, if you’re anything like us, it’s laughter… heart… and a whole lot of “happily ever after.” But sometimes we forget there can be a spookier side to all things Disney. Halloween is the perfect time of year to remember some of the creepy characters that have faced off against our…

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Can You Guess These Disney Middle Names?

March 11 marks Middle Name Pride Day, a chance for those of us with middle names to shout ’em from the rooftops! No one can truly pinpoint how long middle (or “second”) names have existed in the English language—but we do know that the practice of putting a name between someone’s given (“first”) name and surname (“last”) has existed for several…

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Haunting Imagery from The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

It’s that spooky time of year again, with Halloween just in sight like a full moon peaking out from a foggy night sky. To help set the mood, we dug up production and concept images—some frighteningly rare—from the Disney classic, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow.

The film, narrated by the famous crooner Bing Crosby, is the animated adaptation of Washington…

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