A Touching Tale of a Mother & Child’s Unconditional Love in Disney’s ‘Dumbo’

When Dumbo was first screened in 1941, audiences were moved to tears by the sight of the adorable Dumbo holding tightly to his mother’s trunk as she swayed him to sleep with the lullaby, “Baby Mine.” Now, as Disney reimagines the classic tale with renowned director Tim Burton, film viewers will once again witness the …

The Magical Baby Elephant Comes to Life in First Trailer for Disney’s “Dumbo”

Watch the teaser trailer for Tim Burton’s all-new live-action “Dumbo,” coming to Philippine cinemas March 2019. About “Dumbo” From Disney and visionary director Tim Burton (Alice in Wonderland), the all-new grand live-action adventure “DUMBO” expands on the beloved classic story where differences are celebrated, family is cherished and dreams take flight. Circus owner Max Medici (Danny DeVito) enlists former star Holt Farrier (Colin Farrell) and his children Milly (Nico Parker) and Joe (Finley Hobbins) to care for a newborn elephant whose oversized ears make him a laughingstock in an already struggling circus. But when they discover that Dumbo can fly, the circus makes an incredible comeback, attracting persuasive entrepreneur V.A. Vandevere (Michael Keaton), who recruits the peculiar pachyderm for his newest, larger-than-life entertainment venture, Dreamland. Dumbo soars to new heights alongside a charming and spectacular aerial artist, Colette Marchant (Eva Green), until Holt learns that beneath its shiny veneer, Dreamland is full of dark secrets. Directed by Tim Burton (“Alice in Wonderland,” “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”) from a screenplay by Ehren Kruger (“Ophelia,” “Dream House”), and produced by Justin Springer (“TRON: Legacy”), Kruger, Katterli Frauenfelder (“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” “Big Eyes”) and Derek Frey (“Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children,” “Frankenweenie”), “Dumbo” flies into Philippine theaters on March 2019.  

Production Underway for the Live-Action Adaptation of “Directed by Tim Burton

LONDON, England (July 15, 2017) — Production is underway for the live-action reimagining of Disney’s 1941 animated classic “Dumbo.” Directed by visionary filmmaker Tim Burton (“Alice in Wonderland,” “Charlie and the Chocolate Factory”), the film stars Golden Globe® winner Colin Farrell (“In Bruges,” “The Lobster”), Golden Globe winner Michael Keaton (“Birdman,” “Beetlejuice”), Emmy® and Golden Globe winner Danny DeVito (“Batman Returns,” “Big …