Related Movies

Aladdin and the King of Thieves

Peter Pan News

Home > Movies > P > Peter Pan > News

Peter_Pan news RSS feedSubscribe to Peter Pan RSS news feed!

10 Wildly Inappropriate Moments From Disney Movies

1/31/2015 6:55pm EST
10 Wildly Inappropriate Moments From Disney Movies
In this day and age, the average child's life is built on a solid foundation of Disney. As well it should be; Disney movies are classics, and even the weakest offerings can still give you a Disney Magic contact high.

But the House of Mouse is not infallible. For all the goodwill it gives to the world's children, even Disney slips up once in a while- throwing something into a Disney film that has absolutely no business being there.

Sex. Violence. Racism. All kinds of children-scarring elements that, for one reason or another, made themselves apparent in some of our favorite Disney films.

Miley Cyrus Addresses Tinker Bell Rumors: 'I'd Rather Choke On My Tongue'

2/25/2014 9:01pm EST
Miley Cyrus
Miley Cyrus got wind of recent rumors that she's the perfect choice to play Tinker Bell in NBC's live production of Peter Pan later this year and quickly refuted them, keeping as much of a distance from former employer Disney as she possibly can.

"I would rather choke on my own tongue," she tweeted with a photo of a magazine article that said she'd be perfect for the role because of her short 'pixie' hairstyle.

It's hard to believe that Miley could choke on her own tongue -- especially since it's usually outside of her mouth.

Miley is much too busy with her music these days to even think...

Ireland Baldwin PERSONALLY Apologizes For Her Native American Halloween Costume Twitpic

10/31/2013 9:10am EDT
Ireland Baldwin
Ireland Baldwin has apologized after she infuriated some fans by donning Native American dress while preparing for Halloween.

Kim Basinger's daughter took to Twitter to show fans possible costumes for the annual pagan celebration on Thursday, with one option being the Indian Chief from Disney's Peter Pan.

After uploading a photo of her wearing a feathered headdress and sporting colored stripes on her cheeks, Baldwin faced a backlash from some followers, who accused her of racism. She went on to apologize for causing any offense, but angrily lashed out at critics who got personal.

The ...

Head Back To Never Land With Disney's Classic 'Peter Pan' Diamond Edition Blu-ray/DVD

2/10/2013 9:31am EST
Peter Pan
After seven years since it first started releasing movies in the High-Definition Blu-ray format, Disney has finally gone to the vault to update and restore one of its greatest classics: Peter Pan.

Held over -- and well worth the wait -- for the film's 60th anniversary, the Diamond Edition Blu-ray/DVD/Digital Copy is a true gem and a must have for Disney fans and collectors alike. Pop in the Blu-ray and you'll be thinking happy thoughts as you  fly off to Never Land. And you won't need any of Tink's Pixie Dust to get there with the magic of this hi-def adventure.

The all new digital restor...

Blu-ray Review: 'Peter Pan - Diamond Edition'

2/8/2013 8:30am EST
Peter Pan
Here we go!  We’re flying off to check out another release of the famed Disney classic "Peter Pan", out in a Diamond Edition now from Walt Disney Home Entertainment.  The review of Neverland awaits below!


   Title: "Peter Pan - Diamond Edition

   Grade: 4

   Cast: Voices of Bobby Driscoll, Kathryn Beaumont, Hans Conried

   Director: Various

   Rating: G

   Runtime: 77 minutes

   Release Company: Walt Disney Home Entertainment



The Flick: Anyone who doesn’t get a pinch of youthful energy out of "Peter Pan" is someone I don't want to meet.  Th...

'Finding Nemo 3-D' And The History Of Theatrical Re-Releases

9/10/2012 3:07pm EDT
Finding Nemo
Disney and Pixar's Finding Nemo will be getting a theatrical re-release this weekend, continuing a growing trend of films being brought back to the big screen with a third dimension added.

Theatrical re-releases had gone down recently, due to the increasing popularity of big screen home entertainment centers in high definition - but with so few homeowners having a 3D TV, producers are keen to cash in on the technology.

Prior to home theaters being the norm, many movie companies re-released their flicks every several years to give audiences a chance to see the spectacle on the big screen. ...

Elizabeth Banks To Play Tinkerbell

7/15/2010 11:57pm EDT
Elizabeth Banks
Actress Elizabeth Banks is off to Never Never Land after landing a coveted role in a new live-action movie about Peter Pan's pixie pal Tinkerbell.

The "Zack and Miri Make a Porno" actress is set to star as the mischievous pixie in Disney's forthcoming romantic comedy, Tink.

Hollywood heavyweights Adam Shankman, McG and and Jennifer Gibgot have signed on to produce the screenplay, written by Jennifer Wright Shapiro, reports Variety.

It is not the first time a modern star has played the fairy - Julia Roberts played the pixie in 1991's "Hook" and French actress Ludivine Sagnier portrayed th...

Q&A: Nathaniel Flatt Of The New Boy Band V Factory

5/26/2009 6:00pm EDT
V Factory
Nathaniel Flatt of up-and-coming boy band V Factory took the time to sit down with Starpulse's Larry Gould and discuss his path to stardom, his influences and what that mysterious "V" in the band's name stands for. V Factory recently cracked the Top 40 with their debut single "Love Struck" and are readying their as-yet-untitled debut album for a release later this year.

Nathaniel Flatt first realized his calling at the tender age of five when he saw a musical production of Peter Pan in his hometown of Cookeville, Tennessee. It proved to be a pivotal point in his life, thus beginning ...

'King Kong', 'Creature' To Join Universal Studios Hollywood In 2010

5/24/2009 4:00pm EDT
King Kong
King Kong, among the screen’s most powerful and enduring icons, will re-emerge on the famed and newly upgraded Universal Studios Hollywood Studio Tour in summer, 2010 as a thrilling and ground-breaking 4-D multi-sensory marvel, a new signature attraction for Universal Studios Hollywood.

The new King Kong attraction, based on the Oscar®-winning 2005 Universal Pictures film, will combine thrilling visceral effects with the world’s largest Surround Digital projection system to create a next-generation theme park experience.

Larry Kurzweil, President and Chief Operating Officer, Unive...

V Factory Cracks The Top 40 With 'Love Struck'

5/18/2009 1:59pm EDT
V Factory
Check out "Love Struck" - the debut single from red-hot up-and-coming pop vocal group V Factory! The group recently cracked the Top 40 at Pop radio, coming in at No. 38, and the song was recently featured on FOX's All Access radio program in a segment called "You Gotta Hear This."

The lead single from V Factory's upcoming self-titled debut album, "Love Struck" has been climbing the radio charts, airing for the first time on Radio Disney and cruising straight to Top 40 radio stations nationwide.

After impacting more than 45 pop radio stations in a month, "Love Struck" has already ...

Paris Hilton's Tinker Bell Dream

12/4/2008 2:07pm EST
Paris Hilton
Paris Hilton isn't giving up her movie career yet. She wants to play Tinker Bell, the famous fairy from "Peter Pan."

A source tells The New York Post the socialite-turned-reality-star is lobbying for the title role in Disney's live-action version of "Tinker Bell."

What do you think about Paris playing Tinker Bell? Let us know in the comments!

Ivanka Trump To Get Boned In Manhattan

5/14/2008 12:19pm EDT
Ivanka Trump
New York City is officially in the dog house … the Milk-Bone Moments™ Dog House, that is. Milk-Bone® brand announced the celebration of its 100th Anniversary (that's 700 in dog years) by throwing an un-fur-getable celebration that's sure to have tails wagging.

The 480-square-foot Milk-Bone Moments™ Dog House, which is covered with more than 100,000 Milk-Bone® dog biscuits, features: autographed photos of celebrity dog lovers and their four-legged family members (from Paris Hilton and her dog Tinkerbell, to Amy Smart and her dog Oscar); an elaborate cake created by the Food Network's...

Pet Owners Turn To Film, Show Biz To Name Their Furry Friends

5/6/2008 12:38pm EDT
Bambi...Cinderella...Tinkerbell -- all fictional characters from Disney films, and also some popular pooch names, according to research collected by nationwide pet insurance provider, PetFirst Healthcare.

"It seems to be an emerging trend for pet owners to give their furry friends a name that resembles a favorite automobile, favorite food or even favorite character," said Katie Grant, PetFirst vice president. "It's reassuring that owners associate their pets with their favorite things -- as, we hope, that translates into ensuring those pets receive the loving care and treatment they de...

Top 10 Worst Disney Films

2/29/2008 3:43pm EST
Snow Dogs
Disney has produced some huge animated hits (The Lion King, Aladdin, Lady and the Tramp) and extremely popular live-action flicks (Pirates of the Caribbean, High School Musical, National Treasure). But the studio that brought us Pocahontas also subjected Mickey Mouse fans to Snow Dogs. Here's our list of the top 10 worst Disney films:

10. The Haunted Mansion

Oh, Eddie Murphy, what were you on when you agreed to do a movie based on a Disneyland ride? I wonder what the execs at Disney were thinking: "Let's put Eddie Murphy in anything, he can sell it! We could have a whole movie of...

Jack Sparrow & Catwoman Lead List of Top Movie-Related Halloween Costumes

10/4/2007 12:34pm EDT
Pirates of the Caribbean
Johnny Depp and Halle Berry have something in common this Halloween: their characters (in the "Pirates of the Caribbean" series and "Catwoman," respectively) are the fans' top inspirations for movie-related Halloween costumes, according to a recent survey by Fandango.

Fandango asked thousands of movie fans to rank the costumes they're most likely to wear this year, and the results are surprising. According to the survey, 70% of the respondents said that they plan to wear movie-inspired costumes this Halloween.

"Pirates"' Captain Jack captured the top spot for favorite male movie-r...