'Brave' director takes aim at new depiction of heroine princess Merida

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Brenda Chapman, director of “Brave” prior to being replaced during production, doesn’t like how Disney has redesigned the film’s main character Merida to better fit its line of princesses.

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Cars Land revs up California Adventure

Some die-hard fans of Florida’s Walt Disney World might ask, “Why would I go to Disneyland when Orlando has all of the same stuff and then some?”

I’ll tell you why: Cars Land.

Cars Land, opening Friday in Disney’s California Adventure park next door to Disneyland, marks the grand finale of a five-year expansion of the Anaheim, Calif., theme park. Disney has upped the amusement ante to lure more visitors and to get those who do visit “The Happiest Place on Earth” to stay longer.

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