The only two martial arts movies I can think of that really deviate significantly from a few stock narratives are Zhang Yimou’s Hero and the Jet Li vehicle Fearless. After that, even the truly great examples of the genre like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon, the Once Upon a Time in China series, Enter the Dragon, […]
The Los Angeles Times has spoken with Pixar’s Brenda Chapman about the state of female feature film directors in the animation industry. Chapman, the former director of Brave who was removed from the project late last year, states, “I think it’s a really sad state. We’re in the 21st century and there are so few […]
AUDIENCES TO EXPERIENCE DISNEY’S “THE LION KING” LIKE NEVER BEFORE… TWO FIRSTS FOR OSCAR®- AND GOLDEN GLOBE®-WINNING ANIMATED CLASSIC: September 16, 2011—All-New 3D Version of the “The Lion King” Hits Theaters for the First Time Ever October 4, 2011— Available on Disney Blu-ray™ Hi-Def and Blu-ray 3D™ for the First Time Ever (click to enlarge) […]
Releasing From The Disney Vault — For The First Time Ever In High Definition! Disney’s Beloved Forest Friends – Bambi, Thumper, Owl, Flower & Faline – Are Back In A Magnificent Special Edition BAMBI II Available As A Blu-ray™ and DVD Combo Pack, DVD & Movie Download August 23, 2011 – For A Limited Time […]
An All-New, Modern Christmas Tale To Add To The Family Holiday Viewing Collection! Disney’s PREP & LANDING Arrives on DVD – November 22, 2011 Featuring Two New Animated Shorts – “Tiny’s Big Adventure” and “Operation Secret Santa” . Prep & Landing is an adorable holiday story about a high-tech team of elves who ensure homes […]
Walt Disney Feature Animation and Pixar have released the following behind-the-scenes look at Cars 2: Cars 2 is slated for release on June 24, 2011. Check out Toonzone News’ earlier coverage of Cars 2.
TZN/MAA: Were you a fan of superhero comics before you got to do these Marvel movies? Or were you a neophyte into that whole world? MATTHEW WOLF: I think I’d say I am a neophyte and remain a neophyte, but that’s not because I’m not interested in it. It’s more that I know far less […]
Walt Disney Feature Animation and Pixar Animation Studios have released the following new Cars 2 trailer: Cars 2 is slated for release on June 24, 2011. Check out Toonzone News’ earlier coverage of Cars 2.
Toonzone News and the Marvel Animation Age have teamed up to present two reviews on Thor: Tales of Asgard, the last direct-to-video animated movie from Marvel/Lionsgate: Christopher Glennon: I Was a Teenage Thunder God Thor is a hot property right now, and it’s about freakin’ time if you ask me. He’s been a Marvel Comics […]