Posts Tagged ‘Pixar’

Disney/Pixar Releases "Cars 2" Video Clip, Concept Art, Official Synopsis

by Ed Liuon October 21, 2010
Disney/Pixar have released the following new “logo reveal video”/teaser for Cars 2, coming to theaters in Summer 2011. In addition, the following four concept art images have been released. Click to view full-size: The official plot synopsis follows: OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: CARS 2 (In Disney Digital 3D™ and IMAX® 3D) DISNEY•PIXAR Website and Mobile Site: […]

Disney to Push "Toy Story 3" for Best Picture

by Ed Liuon October 6, 2010
A report in the New York Times states that Disney is preparing a full-scale push for Toy Story 3 to win this year’s Oscar for Best Picture, noting several other studios preparing pushes for their films after the presumed frontrunner, The Social Network, did not perform as well as expected at the box office. The […]

"Toy Story 3" Coming to DVD and Blu-ray November 2, 2010; Full Specs Revealed

by Ed Liuon September 14, 2010
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment has released box art and technical specs for the Toy Story 3 home video release on DVD and Blu-ray disc, scheduled for release on November 2, 2010. The movie will be available in 1-disc DVD, 2-disc Blu-ray, and 4-disc DVD/Blu-ray Combo Pack formats, with numerous bonus features available including the […]

"Toy Story 3" Bombs in Russia

by Maxie Zeuson July 2, 2010
Toy Story 3 is a hit in the United States and most international territories, but it’s a bomb in Russia, the Los Angeles Times reports. In its first ten days in release the Pixar feature took in less than $5 million at Russian box offices. That compares to the $38 million that Shrek Forever After […]

Lasseter Getting Co-Director Credit on "Cars 2"

by Maxie Zeuson June 25, 2010
John Lasseter will receive co-director credit on Cars 2, Jim Hill Media reports. It was widely rumored that Lasseter was exercising a strong hand on the sequel, but Hill says Disney executives have officially confirmed that Lasseter will take a credit on the final film. (h/t: News In Film) Interviews Bobby Podesta, Mike Venturi and Jason Katz on "Toy Story 3"

by Eileen Cruzon June 23, 2010 has posted an interview with Toy Story 3 supervising animators, Bobby Podesta and Mike Venturini, and story supervisor Jason Katz. In the interview, they discuss revisiting characters, introducing new ones, the differences between animating toys and humans and working with a contingent of animators who had grown up on the Toy Story franchise.

"Toy Story 3" Takes $110.3M in Debut Weekend; News Article Roundup

by Ed Liuon June 21, 2010
In its debut weekend, Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story 3 took in $110.3 million to win the box office race well ahead of the #2 contender (Sony’s remake of The Karate Kid, which took $29.9 million). The ticket sales are also sizeably above Pixar’s previous best-launch (The Incredibles, which took in $70.5 million in its opening weekend), […]

"Toy Story 3": Sweet to Threepeat

by Lord Dalekon June 21, 2010
The third installment is always the one that never seems to really work for a film franchise. Outside of stand-alones like Goldfinger and adaptations like Return of the King, I can’t think of a single “third movie” that didn’t disappoint. Even The Godfather couldn’t pull it off. So let it be known that Toy Story […]

Toonzone Presents 5 More "Toy Story 3" Video Clips

by Ed Liuon June 18, 2010
Disney/Pixar has released 5 new video clips from Toy Story 3, playing now in theaters. Welcome to Sunnyside Made for Each Other Playtime Tea Party “To Reset Your Buzz Lightyear…” Toy Story 3 is in theaters now. Check out some of Toonzone News’ other Toy Story 3 videos and news below: Toonzone Presents “Toy Story […]

Toonzone Presents 5 New "Toy Story 3" Video Clips

by Ed Liuon June 10, 2010
Disney/Pixar has released five new video clips in promotion of the upcoming release of Toy Story 3. In the first three, Ken offers up some of his best dating tips for the modern bachelor. The last two go into the new cast members joining the Toy Story pantheon, and also the old toys that have […]