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Walter Elias “Walt” Disney (December 5, 1901 – December 15, 1966) was an American film producer, director, screenwriter, voice actor, animator, entrepreneur, entertainer, international icon, and philanthropist. Disney is famous for his influence in the field of entertainment during the 20th century. As the co-founder (with his brother Roy O. Disney) of Walt Disney Productions, Disney became one of the best-known motion picture producers in the world. The corporation he co-founded, now known as The Walt Disney Company, today has annual revenues of approximately U.S. $35 billion.
Disney is particularly noted for being a film producer and a popular showman, as well as an innovator in animation and theme park design. He and his staff created some of the worlds most famous fictional characters including Mickey Mouse, a character for which Disney himself was the original voice. He has been awarded four honorary Academy Awards and has won twenty-two competitive Academy Awards out of fifty-nine nominations, including a record four in one year, giving him more awards and nominations than any other individual. He also won seven Emmy Awards. He is the namesake for Disneyland and Walt Disney World Resort theme parks in the United States, as well as the international resorts Tokyo Disney, Disneyland Paris, and Disneyland Hong Kong.
Disney died of lung cancer in Burbank, California, on December 15, 1966. The following year, construction began on Walt Disney World Resort in Florida. His brother Roy Disney inaugurated the Magic Kingdom on October 1, 1971.
The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) (commonly referred to as Disney) is the largest media and entertainment conglomerate in the world in terms of revenue. Founded on October 16, 1923, by brothers Walt Disney and Roy Disney as the Disney Brothers Cartoon Studio, the company was reincorporated as Walt Disney Productions in 1929. Walt Disney Productions established itself as a leader in the American animation industry before diversifying into live-action film production, television, and travel. Taking on its current name in 1986, The Walt Disney Company expanded its existing operations and also started divisions focused upon theatre, radio, publishing, and online media. In addition, it has created new divisions of the company in order to market more mature content than it typically associates with its flagship family-oriented brands.
The company is best known for the products of its film studio, the Walt Disney Motion Pictures Group, today one of the largest and best-known studios in Hollywood. Disney also owns and operates the ABC broadcast television network; cable television networks such as Disney Channel, ESPN, and ABC Family; publishing, merchandising, and theatre divisions; and owns and licenses 11 theme parks around the world. On January 23, 2006, it was announced that Disney would purchase Pixar in an all-stock transaction worth $7.4 billion. The deal was finalized on May 5. On December 31, 2009, Disney Company acquired the Marvel Entertainment, Inc. for $4.24 billion. The company has been a component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average since May 6, 1991. An early and well-known cartoon creation of the company, Mickey Mouse, is the official mascot of The Walt Disney Company.
Lilo & Stitch As Told By Tsum Tsum - Disney
Essay The Story Of Lilo And Stitch
The movie Lilo and Stitch is a movie that addresses the struggle people face with feeling alone. Lilo and Stitch was the first movie I ever saw in theatres and so it holds a special place in my heart for that reason, but I think also connected to the movie on a deeper level. The story centers around Lilo, a 6 year old girl from Hawaii with a big imagination, who is now in the custody of her…. The writers and the animators re-animated the scene by using computer generated imagery CGI to change into the scene where Stitch flying an alien ship through the Hawaiian Mountains see Fig. Like when randomly started making peacock noises.
The film's story revolves around two eccentric and mischievous individuals: a young Hawaiian girl named Lilo Pelekai , who is raised by her older sister Nani after their parents died in a car accident, and a blue extraterrestrial animal-like creature named Experiment that gets adopted by Lilo as her "dog" and is given the name "Stitch". This bond causes him to reconsider, and later defy, his intended destructive purpose in order to keep his family together. A direct-to-video sequel called Stitch! The Movie was released on August 26, An anime series that succeeded the original television series called Stitch! A Chinese animated series succeeding the Stitch!
Jumba Jookiba is arrested and put on trial by the Galactic Federation for "illegal genetic experimentation", evidenced by his creation Experiment , a small sentient creature with unparalleled intelligence and strength, but also a propensity to cause chaos. Jumba is imprisoned while Experiment is sentenced to exile on a desert asteroid. The Grand Councilwoman dispatches Jumba and Agent Pleakley , the Council's expert on Earth, to the planet to have captured discreetly. On Kauai, a young woman named Nani has been struggling with caring for her rambunctious and friendless younger sister, Lilo , following the death of their parents in a car accident. A social worker named Cobra Bubbles expresses increasing concern that Nani is unable to take adequate care of Lilo. To reduce Lilo's grief, Nani decides to let Lilo adopt a dog. At the shelter, Lilo immediately takes a keen interest in Experiment , who is impersonating a dog, in order to escape captivity.
Far off in the galaxy an alien scientist has created the ultimate weapon, Experiment Six Two Six. When this experiment escapes their clutches and lands in Hawaii on the planet Earth, a young native girl named Lilo finds the creature hiding out in a dog kennel and she names it Stitch. Lilo's sister who takes care of her buys Stitch for her in a last attempt to improve their home life while having a social worker is breathing down her neck about her ability to care for her little sibling. What follows is Lilo and Stitch's lessons in family and an intergalactic chase as Stitch's home planet tries to recover their experiment gone wrong. Disney returned to its raw animation roots with 's Lilo and Stitch. After many films being spruced up with CGI graphics mixed in with traditional hand-drawn artwork, Disney has returned to a more simplistic art form, and it shows.
Sign in. In a place far, far away, illegal genetic experiment is detected: Ruthless scientist Dr. Jumba Jookiba has created a strong, intelligent, nearly indestructible and aggressive being with only one known weakness: The high density of his body makes it impossible for the experiment to swim in water. The scientist is sentenced to jail by the Grand Council of the Galactic Federation. The experiment is supposed to be transported to a prison asteroid, yet manages to escape Captain Gantu, who was supposed to deliver him there. With a stolen police cruiser the red one , the destructive being races towards a little and already doomed planet: Earth. Stranded on Hawaii, experiment can't actually do much harm: water all around, no big cities and two well-equipped representatives of the Galactic Federation already following close behind to catch him again.