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Developer Files $1 Billion Suit Against Disney Over Breached Theme Park Contract

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When The Walt Disney Company breached its contract with an international partner, the result was a massive $1 billion lawsuit. But it wasn’t all Disney’s fault. In November 2022, The New Strait Times proudly announced Disney’s formal plans for a brand-new theme park resort to be constructed in the Southeast Asian city of Melaka, Malaysia. The resort would encompass nearly ...

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He Was Thrilled to Be at the Helm of the Newest Disney Film. Then the Unthinkable Happened. Twice.

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The director of Disney’s upcoming animated film was thrilled to be at the helm of an exciting new flick for PIXAR. And when the unthinkable happened–twice–he decided to make something beautiful within the story of his new film. RELATED: “Empathy & Integrity”: Here’s How a Boy From Minnesota Helped PIXAR Survive Its Former Chief’s Public Scandal Peter Sohn might not ...

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The American Psychiatric Association Says Disney Adults Don’t Have to Worry About This Problem Anymore

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The American Psychiatric Association (APA) recently released findings from a study related to an often-criticized sector of Disney fans, and the results may come as a surprise to many. Whether you’ve loved Disney for decades or you’re brand-new to the Disney kingdom of fandom, you likely know that inside the world of Disney fans, there are varying levels of love ...

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Imagineers Will Stay In California-There’s Just One Problem, They Don’t Want To

Disney’s Lake Nona project has been canceled. The $1.3 billion project would’ve relocated 2,000 employees from California to Florida. Instead, those jobs will remain in the Golden State. Under Bob Chapek, Disney made plans to move much of their operations from California to Florida. The project was initially announced in 2021, and Imagineers were supposed to have relocated by the ...

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DeSantis-Appointed Board Member at Disney World Resigns Suddenly

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Only three months after Florida’s governor stripped power away from the board members of Disney’s Reedy Creek Improvement District, one of the five newly-appointed board members has resigned. On Friday evening, one of the five board members of the Central Florida Tourism Oversight District, formerly Disney’s Reedy Creek Improvement District, resigned from his post. Michael Sasso, an attorney with a ...

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