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#Walt Disney

# walt-disney - Friday 16 November, 2018

Lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse's predecessor found in Japan

“We’re absolutely delighted to learn that a copy of the lost film exists.”

# walt-disney - Thursday 14 December, 2017

Walt Disney Company makes deal to buy 21st Century Fox for €44.3 billion

21st Century Fox’s television stations and Fox News channel will be spun off before the sale.

# walt-disney - Monday 7 November, 2016

8 things Chicago has given to Ireland

They’re a talented bunch, those Chicagoans.

# walt-disney - Monday 3 October, 2016

From The Daily Edge People are loving this dad dressed as a mermaid with his daughter in Disneyland Win/fail

# walt-disney - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

The internet thinks that this could be a merman being carried out of a lake Take A Break This post contains a poll

# walt-disney - Thursday 11 December, 2014

Revenue is looking for Luxleaks links to Irish tax dodging

Several companies with domestic operations are tied up in the scandal.

# walt-disney - Wednesday 10 December, 2014

Walt Disney paid less than 1% tax on its billion-dollar profits: Luxleaks

Pressure is mounting on European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.

# walt-disney - Saturday 20 September, 2014

The heartbreaking reasons that there are hardly any mammies in Disney films

Your Disney favourites just got even darker.

# walt-disney - Thursday 16 January, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here's what Disney characters would look like if they were human Magic Carpet Ride

# walt-disney - Sunday 25 August, 2013

From The Daily Edge 7 Disney cartoons that you should definitely go back to Memory Lane

7 Disney cartoons that you should definitely go back to

These cartoons are forgotten gems. GEMS.

# walt-disney - Tuesday 21 August, 2012

From The Daily Edge VIDEO: Walt Disney's animated guide to the menstrual cycle Innocence Lost

VIDEO: Walt Disney's animated guide to the menstrual cycle

This ten-minute 1946 cartoon, commissioned by a hygiene products company, was shown to over 100 million people.

# walt-disney - Tuesday 7 August, 2012

DreamWorks plans giant $3.2 billion China theme park

The park will be in competition with Disney which has already started to build its own multi-billion theme park in Shanghai.

# walt-disney - Tuesday 5 June, 2012

From The Daily Edge Disney bans junk food ads on kids' TV shows JUNK FOOD BAN

Disney bans junk food ads on kids' TV shows

Disney says it will no longer be sponsored by junk food.

# walt-disney - Wednesday 21 March, 2012

From The Daily Edge John Carter movie makes massive loss for Disney Film Flop

John Carter movie makes massive loss for Disney

The producers spent $50m on marketing – but it only took $184 million worldwide.

# walt-disney - Thursday 12 August, 2010

PROFITS at Walt Disney have taken a 40% jump thanks to Toy Story 3 and Alice in Wonderland.

Toy Story brought in over $900m, making it Pixar’s most successful film to date, while Alice in Wonderland made over a billion dollars for the studio. Together with Iron Man 2 the films make up three of the top five films of the year.

Disney reported a net profit of $1.3bn up from $854m a year ago while revenues for the firm rose 16% to over €10bn.

The company’s studio entertainment division moved from loss-making last year, to making a sizeable profit this year.

Disney’s US theme parks continued to struggle in an uncertain consumer environment. Hotel occupancy and park attendance were down, compared with the same period last year.

Meanwhile advertising at ESPN, the sports network owned by Disney are up as a result of the World Cup. However, profits were held back by the firm’s acquisition of UK Premiership football matches.

Earnings per share rose from $0.51 last time to $0.67. The shares were up $0.48 to $35.77 in after market trading.