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Review: “Toy Story that Time Forgot” Blu-ray Presents Another Variation on a Theme

by Ed Liuon November 4, 2015
Toy Story that Time Forgot is the second (and, for the foreseeable future, last) TV special that spun out of Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story franchise, and is ostensibly their contribution to the array of Christmas cartoons that can fill airtime close to the end of the year. However, its ties to the holiday are tenuous at […]
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Going Inside “Inside Out” with Pixar Producer Jonas Rivera

by Ed Liuon November 3, 2015
When he was a student at San Francisco State University, Jonas Rivera saw a screening of “Luxo Jr.” and was so impressed that he cold-called Pixar to ask about a job. An unpaid internship to work on Toy Story led to his lengthy tenure at the company, as he’s moved up from that internship to […]

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How to Design a 11-Year-Old Kid’s Head for “Inside Out,” the Ralph Eggleston Way

by Ed Liuon November 2, 2015
Production designer Ralph Eggleston joined Pixar Animation Studios in 1992 during the development of Toy Story, and has earned credits on almost every Pixar film since. His work has been pivotal in the look and feel of numerous Pixar movies, including Toy Story, Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, and WALL-E. His directorial debut for the animated […]

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Voice Cast Announced for Disney’s “Zootopia”

by Ed Liuon October 27, 2015
WALT DISNEY ANIMATION STUDIOS INTRODUCES THE VOICE CAST FOR NEXT SPRING’S BIG-SCREEN ADVENTURE ZOOTOPIA   Walt Disney Animation Studios revealed the roster of voice talent tapped to help bring a voice, snort and a roar to the animal residents of the modern-day mammal metropolis of “Zootopia,” which opens in theaters March 4, 2016. “We had […]

Disney Assembles 500 Stormtroopers On The Great Wall Of China

Disney Assembles 500 Stormtroopers On The Great Wall Of China

by Peter Paltridgeon October 23, 2015
There’s a new world order in China, and it finds your lack of faith disturbing. 500 Stormtroopers assembled themselves on top of the Great Wall of China this week — has the country gone to the Dark Side? No, just Disney. Chinese exports of American movies have become big business as their middle class has […]

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Review: “Aladdin” Diamond Edition – Rawk! Polly Wants This Blu-ray!

by SB20xxon October 20, 2015
Aladdin was another successful part of Disney’s “renaissance:” the period that started during the late ’80s with The Little Mermaid that revitalized interest in the Disney brand, thanks to a renewed interest in quality storytelling, Broadway-worthy musical numbers, and state-of-the-art visuals. Mermaid and Beauty and the Beast were both top notch films, but Aladdin, in […]