Fast Company Talks with Disney/Pixar’s Ed Catmull on Management Secrets

by Ed Liuon March 19, 2014
Ed Catmull, President of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, has spoken to Fast Company in a series of articles in conjunction with his upcoming book Creativity, Inc. In addition to a lengthy excerpt from the book about the Pixar “Braintrust,” several smaller articles give a more focused look at more specific topics: How Disney […]


Review: “Tiger & Bunny: The Beginning (UK Edition)” – The Super Not-So-Much Friends

by Grant Whiteon March 19, 2014
Now don’t kill me, but I’ve yet to watch Tiger & Bunny. I know it’s a very popular show, and like a lot of people I enjoy superhero stories, but I just haven’t got around to it yet. However, that does make me an apt choice to look at the semi-compilation movie Tiger & Bunny: […]
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CLIP: Teaser Trailer for “Peanuts” Movie Posted

by Todd DuBoison March 18, 2014
20th Century Fox has released a teaser trailer for Blue Sky Studios’ upcoming Peanuts feature film, which offers a first look at the movie’s art style and the appearances of Charlie Brown and Snoopy. The Peanuts movie is being produced by the son of Peanuts creator Charles M. Schulz, Craig Schulz, who wrote the screenplay […]


Metegol Becomes Underdogs In North America

by Alex Beanon March 18, 2014
The popular Argentine animated feature film hit “Metegol” has had its North American film rights acquired by The Weinstein Company and will be redistributed in North America as “Underdogs” this summer [just after the World Cup]. “Metegol/Underdogs” centers on players from a foosball table coming to life and helping the film’s hero save the town […]


“Mr. Peabody and Sherman” Beats “Need for Speed” at Box Office

by Ed Liuon March 17, 2014
In its second week of release, DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc’s Mr. Peabody and Sherman beat out both last week’s box office champ 300: Rise of an Empire and newcomer Need for Speed, raking in $21.8 million in ticket sales vs. 300: Rise of an Empire‘s $19.2 million and Need for Speed‘s $17.84 million (all numbers […]

Review: “Frozen” Blu-ray Warms My Heart

by SB20xxon March 17, 2014
With over a billion dollars made, tons of merchandise, and lots of little girls replaying “Let it Go” incessantly (much to the annoyance of their parents), Disney’s Frozen is a phenomenon now.  It almost feels pointless to review a movie that virtually everybody has seen, but I know some of you are interested in my […]


UK Premiere of Brand New Episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles ‘The Good, The Bad and the Casey Jones’

by Grant Whiteon March 14, 2014
Tomorrow morning sees the UK debut of ‘The Good, The Bad and the Casey Jones’ a brand new season 2 episode of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. After having encountered mutants and ninjas, Casey decides to take the fight to the streets. Encountering Raphael, the two form an unlikely partnership. The episode premieres in the UK […]

Disney Releases Character Poses from “Planes: Fire and Rescue”

by Ed Liuon March 14, 2014
Walt Disney Studios has released new character poses and descriptions for the cast of Planes: Fire and Rescue, the sequel to last year’s Planes. In the new movie, cropduster-turned-racing plane Dusty Crophopper switches to aerial firefighting. The movie is scheduled for release on July 18, 2014. FACT SHEET PLANES: FIRE & RESCUE (In 3D) DISNEY […]