The 97-year-old media conglomerate has changed its business strategy and is focusing most of its energy on its streaming platform, Disney+.
A battle is raging between distributors with expensive blockbusters and cinemas with empty seats.
The story of Mulan has been told and retold for 1,600 years. This latest version is more conservative, when it comes to a woman's place, than one told in the 17th century.
Many great innovators have personality traits in common. Comfort with uncertainty is critical, but passion, curiosity and a number of other learnable skills can prime you for an innovate idea.
In a surprising twist, Frozen 2 tackles the complicated issue of warped colonial narratives and the case for repatriation. A worthy feat, but how well does Disney pull it off?
Princess movies and opera alike reveal the limited number of models available to women. "Le Dernier Sorcier", composed by Pauline Viardot in 1869, shows that a much richer world is possible.
Real-life adherents to the Mandela Effect veer into conspiratorial thinking. But they do hit on an important truth: Our understanding of history is malleable.
Netflix's competitors are multiplying, and they're ambitious. After Amazon Prime Video, Apple TV+, and a dozen others, Disney+ has lauched, and Netflix is clearly in the crossehairs.
Although some have dubbed the flurry of new video services coming out as a 'streaming war,' the reality is very different.
Giants like Disney and NBCUniversal have been locked in the horns of a business problem known as the innovator's dilemma.
Aladdin draws on hundreds of years of anti-Muslim sentiment in western culture.
'The Lion King' illustrates how a child moves through five stages of grief with the support of loving friends, family and community.
While the 2019 'Aladdin' is a big improvement from the 1992 version, it still recycles some old tropes.
Vudu, Apple TV+, Disney +, NBC Universal: there's going to be a lot of blood on the carpet.
In production as the #metoo uprising took hold, the sequel is a real chance for Disney to normalise strong, independent female characters.
We've had 90 years of those famous ears.
The latest fairy tale movie from Disney has a dark twist, so it's right on trend.
Comcast and Disney's bidding war for Sky can only be justified by the outside threat of Amazon and Netflix.
In ten years, Netflix has built up a streaming business with a staggering 125m subscribers. Here's what it needs to do next.
A scholar of the media business tries to make sense of the flurry of merger news lately, and why the contested tie-up between AT&T and Time Warner will profoundly reshape the American media landscape.