Disney often cancels projects, especially when other films get in the way and become priorities. Once your cancellation takes effect, you can reactivate the streaming service and regain access to your favorite Disney movies and TV shows. “It will probably take a solid year, maybe two years, before we can have an impact on the films in production. An adaptation of the classic Arabian Nights story, "40 Thieves" was to be directed by Shawn Levy of "Night at the Museum" and "Stranger Things" fame. At one point, Robert Zemeckis planned to act as director of Disney's remake using motion capture technology. Theaters for Hulu Debut, Watch Borat and Daughter Visit Anti-Abortion Clinic in ‘Subsequent Moviefilm’ Clip (EXCLUSIVE), ‘Avengers’ Stars Encourage Fans to Vote Blue During Biden Fundraiser, Trump Cuts Short a '60 Minutes' Interview, Then Teases Lesley Stahl, ‘Fast and Furious’ Franchise to End With 11th Film, Justin Lin Directing, 'Willow' Sequel Series Officially a Go at Disney Plus, Jon M. Chu to Direct, Jake Gyllenhaal to Star in HBO Limited Series ‘The Son;’ Denis Villeneuve, Jonathan Nolan, Lisa Joy to Produce, Katy Perry, Orlando Bloom Buy $14.2 Million Montecito Compound, ‘The Vow’: What Happened to Keith Raniere, Allison Mack and Other Key Figures, Beastie Boys License a Song for an Ad for First Time Ever, for Joe Biden Spot Focused on Live Music Shutdown, ‘The Old Guard’ Viewed By 78 Million Households in First Four Weeks, Says Netflix, Apple Launches 'Apple Music TV,' a 24-Hour Music Video Livestream, ‘Willow’ Sequel Series Officially a Go at Disney Plus With Jon M. Chu to Direct, Disneyland to Reopen at 25% Capacity as Strict Guidelines Are Set, Netflix Misses Q3 Subscriber and Net Earnings Forecasts, Stock Falls, Brian Wilson Disavows Trump’s Beach Boys Benefit in California (EXCLUSIVE), Ari Emanuel Drops $27.5 Million on Grand Beverly Hills Estate, Keith Richards Drops Video for ‘I Hate It When You Leave’ Packed With Everyday Scenes, Every Car in the RM Sotheby’s Elkhart Auction Will Be Offered Without Reserve, NY Eyes Mobile Betting by Super Bowl as NJ Sets Wagering Records, Raise a Glass To These Impressive (and Affordable) Wine Gift Baskets. It could have turned a tidy profit, but Disney is deliberately salting the Earth over at Fox Studios, so it was killed for no reason. Start by visiting the Disney+ website on your computer or smartphone. The Emperor Almost Kills Darth Vader In New Star Wars Comic. It almost sounds like something by Tim Burton. RELATED: How to Switch from Disney+ to the Disney+ Bundle with Hulu and ESPN+. Italian American singer, musician, and actor Louis Prima made such a splash in The Jungle Book as the voice of King Louie, which released in 1967, that the company decided that the actor needed to star in a movie of his own. Sounds like a great plot for a movie, right? Directed by Ben Affleck and possibly starring himself and Matt Damon, this biopic would have told the story of Jerome Jacobson, the ex-cop who managed to steal the prizes for McDonald's Monopoly for twelve years without being noticed. And now, yet another film may join that trio, as THR reports that Ted Melfi‘s dramedy Fruit Loops, which had been slated to star Woody Harrelson, is also expected to be put into turnaround.
One of the most beloved movies of all time is The Wizard of Oz, the 1939 film which introduced moviegoers to a magical land of witches, tin mans, scarecrows, and talking lions. The loss of the "Mouse Guard" movie is a real shame. At the time, Disney had too many projects to handle, which meant that it fell by the wayside. Disney also had concerns about the technology. Note: Read more about canceling your Disney account
"Charlie Chan" is an iconic detective who starred in many classic movies during the first half of the 20th century before falling out of style (possibly because he was almost always played by a white man in yellowface). This means tossing the majority of projects in development, Iger said, taking the label “in a new direction, with an all new development slate that will focus on a select group of properties.”. It's unsurprising that Disney threw this one in the trash, but it is surprising that anyone at Fox ever greenlit the movie to begin with. Supposedly, though, both Olivia Wilde and Garrett Hedlund agreed to return to their roles from the previous film, with the possible addition of Jared Leto to the cast. It doesn’t matter who you are, not many studios will be eager to finance your next project after that kind of return, which also failed to earn a single Oscar nomination. Among them are the Avatar sequels, meaning James Cameron will get a chance to give Avenger: Endgame and its top spot on the worldwide box office list a run for its money. Locate the “Subscriptions” heading near the bottom of the page. Maybe if they were superheroes banding together to save the Xavier School for Gifted Youngsters…. Hover over your avatar photo in the top-right corner of the window and then select the “Account” option from the pop-up menu. In a time where reboots and unnecessary sequels are so common, this would have been interesting. Disney art director, writer and animator Ken Anderson (Robin Hood) was once attached to the project, but it ultimately became yet another shelved idea that never saw the light of day. Of course, when you make an $80 million movie, you have to spend more than $15 million to open it in the million of summer.