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'Muppets Most Wanted' fun facts revealed

"Muppets Most Wanted" starring Kermit the Frog, Miss

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"Muppets Most Wanted" hit the big screen last weekend, living up to the Disney standard of entertaining both children and adults.

Filmed in London and Hollywood, the movie has Kermit the Frog, Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear, Animal and the rest of the Muppet gang heading on an overseas tour and finding themselves entangled in an international crime caper headed by Constantine -- "the World's No....

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Disney's 'Frozen' sing-along version hits theaters

Disney's "Frozen" sing-along version debuts in theaters on

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Fans of Disney's "Frozen" can sing with the stars -- literally.

On Friday, Jan. 31, more than 2,000 theaters nationwide will debut a sing-along version of the Oscar-nominated, Golden Globe-winning animated film. Fans can follow the lyrics on-screen as they sing along with stars Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Josh Gad and Jonathan Groff.

"'Frozen' fans have embraced the film's original songs...

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Oscar poll: Vote for your favorite animated film of 2013

Anna, voiced by Kristen Bell, Olaf, voiced by

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It's award season, and if you're like me, you may not have had the time to see many of the movies up for best picture. With a little ones at home, it's not easy finding time to get to the movies, let alone finding a baby-sitter. But if you have children, I'd be willing to bet you've caught at least one of the films up for best animated feature.

Here's a rundown of the five animated movies...

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Walt Disney Studios announces 2014 movie release schedule

"Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue" is due out

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From Captain America to the Muppets, here's Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures release schedule for 2014:

"The Wind Rises" (Feb. 28); rated PG-13. Written by Hayao Miyazaki, this animated tale follows the life of Jiro (voice of Joseph Gordon-Levitt), who designed Japanese fighter planes during World War II. The movie chronicles much of his life and key historical events including...

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