Peter Pan screening

D23’s Magical Screening Series: Peter Pan on the Lot

Head to the second star to the right and straight on ’til morning to celebrate the 65th anniversary of Peter Pan on The Walt Disney Studios lot in Burbank, California! Discover the fascinating development of Walt Disney’s 14th animated feature as Disney’s Animation Research Library presents a behind-the-scenes look at the artistic stylings and animation…

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2017 Member Gift

Drawing from the Masters | D23 2017 Gold Member Gift: Walt Disney’s Nine Old Men

In this final installment of the Nine Old Men video series, discover how Walt’s legendary artists inspired a new generation of animators to lead Disney filmmaking into the future. Join directors Pete Docter, John Musker, Ron Clements, and Chris Buck; animators Mark Henn and Dale Baer; and Disney Legends Burny Mattinson and Andreas Deja as they recall memories about…

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Treasure Planet

D23 Celebrates 15 Years of Treasure Planet with Directors Ron Clements and John Musker

By Jocelyn Buhlman

Fifteen years ago today, Treasure Planet first opened the sails of its Solar Surfers and brought us a unique retelling of the Robert Louis Stevenson classic, Treasure Island. Do you know how this tale of swashbuckling pirates and glittering gold ended up in the far future world of space travel and cyborg buccaneers? We sat down with the film’s…

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Treasure Planet

7 Things We Love About Treasure Planet

By Megan Deppe

Fifteen years ago we first opened up Billy Bones’ map and discovered the world of Treasure Planet, home to the rebellious Jim Hawkins, the anxious Dr. Doppler, the memory-impaired B.E.N., and the cyborg with a heart of gold, John Silver. To celebrate today’s 15th anniversary of Treasure Planet, we once again set sail for the stars aboard the…

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Olaf's Frozen Adventure

Frosty Fun with Olaf’s Frozen Adventure’s Josh Gad and Filmmakers

By Courtney Potter

That’s right: It’s almost “That Time of Year” when our friends from Arendelle—Queen Elsa and Princess Anna, mountain-man Kristoff, his trusty reindeer Sven, and everyone’s favorite sunny snowman Olaf—return to the big screen in Walt Disney Animation Studios’ brand-new featurette, Olaf’s Frozen Adventure.

Premiering ahead of…

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Olaf's Frozen Adventure art

This Olaf’s Frozen Adventure Art Will Melt Your Heart

By Nicole Nalty

The thought and care behind each strand, seam, and snowflake shines through in every scene of a film from Walt Disney Animation Studios, and that’s just one of the reasons we can’t wait to see the latest chapter in the Frozen story, Olaf’s Frozen Adventure. The featurette, debuting before Disney•Pixar’s Coco––in theaters this…

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Wreck-It Ralph

5 Things We Love About Wreck-It Ralph

By Megan Deppe

Five years ago today, a video-game villain won his way into our hearts, as hardcore gamers and control-stick-novices fell in love with the bad guy who wanted to be good in Walt Disney Animation Studios’ vibrant feature set in the world of arcade gaming. The film’s sequel, Ralph Breaks the Internet: Wreck-It Ralph 2, hits theaters in November 2018….

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Trick or Treat

Did You Know? 8 Frightfully Fascinating Facts About Trick or Treat

By Jim Fanning

On October 10, 1952, Walt Disney’s Trick or Treat flew into theatres just in time for Halloween—and for 65 years, this classic animated short has hilariously haunted audiences with an autumnal bounty of boo-tiful laughs. Both scary and sweet, Trick or Treat details how, on one eventful All Hallows Eve, Donald Duck is determined to play the tricks…

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