Posts Tagged ‘Pixar’
Toy Story was a groundbreaking film when it debuted in 1995. Being the first computer animated feature film, it stood out and gave us a glimpse what was possible, and created numerous new animation jobs here in the U.S. Obviously, CG animation has progressed by leaps and bounds since 1995. Wouldn’t Toy Story look dated […]
The 82nd Academy Awards have all been awarded. Below are the winners in all the categories which had an animated film in contention: Best Animated Feature Film: Disney/Pixar’s Up (Directed by Pete Docter) (08:59 PM EST) (Watch Pete Docter’s acceptance speech at oscar.go.com) Best Original Song: “The Weary Kind (Theme from Crazy Heart)” from Crazy […]
CNN has posted an edited version of an interview with actor Ed Asner, focusing on his role as Carl Fredricksen in Disney/Pixar’s Up and his one-man show Sunrise at Campobello, where he portrays Franklin D. Roosevelt. Among other topics, Asner reveals that he “never stopped loving cartoons” but hadn’t seen a Pixar movie until WALL-E, […]
Scotland’s Daily Record has posted a brief profile on John Ratzenberger, focusing heavily on his 15-year career as a voice on every single Pixar feature film made to date, as well as on his past life as the barfly Cliff Claven on the hit sitcom Cheers and his sideline playing the side drum with a […]
Disney/Pixar has released the newest trailer to Toy Story 3. Check out the earlier sneak preview clip of Toy Story 3 at Toonzone News.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has announced the nominees for the 82nd Academy Awards, with Disney/Pixar’s Up becoming the second animated feature film in history to be nominated for Best Picture (competing against Avatar, The Blind Side, District 9, An Education, The Hurt Locker, Inglorious Basterds, Precious, A Serious Man, and Up […]
The 2009 Golden Globe Awards were handed out in a ceremony on Sunday, January 17, 2010. Disney/Pixar’s Up won the Golden Globe for Best Animated Feature, while Michael Giacchino’s score took home the Best Original Score award. The only other film or TV show with a significant animated component was James Cameron’s Avatar, which took […]
The Producers Guild of America has released their nominees for the PGA Awards, with Disney/Pixar’s Up landing a berth among the 10 nominees for “Best Picture,” as well as one of the five nominations for “Best Animated Feature.” The other nominees for Best Animated Feature are 9, Coraline, The Fantastic Mr. Fox, and The Princess […]
Toonzone News is proud to present the following sneak peek look at Toy Story 3, introduced by director Lee Unkrich. Click the image below to play the clip: Toy Story 3 will be released on June 18, 2010.
A retailer announcement has revealed that Disney/Pixar’s Toy Story and Toy Story 2 will be released on Blu-ray on March 23, 2010. Specifications and retail pricing were not announced, and the special features named early include sneak peeks at Toy Story 3, Buzz Lightyear Mission Logs from his recent trip into outer space for NASA, […]