At the D23 EXPO in Anaheim, CA, Disney and Marvel Studios presented exclusive news and details about the upcoming live action films coming to theaters in the next year. I am so excited about these upcoming releases. I love that there are offerings for fans of all ages. Which movie do you want to see? In case you don’t know what D23 is. It’s the Disney fan club. Members get cool perks like lots of Disney news and info before the general population. I hope I can go to the next conference.
Marvel’s CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR – Opens May 2016
(#Captain America & #CivilWar)
Marvel’s CAPTAIN AMERICA: CIVIL WAR picks up where “Avengers: Age of Ultron” left off, as Steve Rogers leads the new team of Avengers in their continued efforts to safeguard humanity. After another international incident involving the Avengers results in collateral damage, political pressure mounts to install a system of accountability and a governing body to determine when to enlist the services of the team. The new status quo fractures the Avengers while they try to protect the world from a new and nefarious villain.
THE FINEST HOURS – Opens January 2016
THE FINEST HOURS is based on the remarkable true story of the most daring rescue mission in the history of the Coast Guard. This movie promises to transport audiences to the heart of the action, creating a fully-immersive cinematic experience on an epic scale.
THE JUNGLE BOOK – Opens April 2016
Based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s 1967 animated classic, the film features state-of the-art technology that immerses audiences in the lush world like never before.
ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS – Opens May 2016
ALICE THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS features the unforgettable characters from Lewis Carroll’s beloved stories. Director James Bobin brings his own unique vision to the spectacular world Tim Burton created on screen in 2010 with “Alice in Wonderland,” in which Alice (Wasikowska) returns to the whimsical world of Underland and travels back in time to save the Mad Hatter.
PETE’S DRAGON – Opens August 2016
The heartwarming adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon,
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