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From TheJournal.ie Lost Disney film showing Mickey Mouse's predecessor found in Japan Lost And Found

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.”

From TheJournal.ie Walt Disney Company makes deal to buy 21st Century Fox for €44.3 billion Media Merger

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.

From TheJournal.ie 8 things Chicago has given to Ireland Sponsored By Heineken

8 things Chicago has given to Ireland

They’re a talented bunch, those Chicagoans.

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From TheJournal.ie Revenue is looking for Luxleaks links to Irish tax dodging The Taxman Cometh

Revenue is looking for Luxleaks links to Irish tax dodging

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

From TheJournal.ie Walt Disney paid less than 1% tax on its billion-dollar profits: Luxleaks Taking The Mickey

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

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

From TheJournal.ie The heartbreaking reasons that there are hardly any mammies in Disney films Disney Mammies

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

Your Disney favourites just got even darker.

7 Disney cartoons that you should definitely go back to

These cartoons are forgotten gems. GEMS.

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.

From TheJournal.ie DreamWorks plans giant $3.2 billion China theme park Think Big

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.

Disney bans junk food ads on kids' TV shows

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

John Carter movie makes massive loss for Disney

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

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.