Posts Tagged ‘Pixar’

LA Times on Disney Animation Building’s Facelift

by Ed Liuon February 9, 2015
The Los Angeles Times covers the renovations in progress at the Roy E. Disney Animation Building in Burbank, CA, which will take about 16 months and will result in a layout that will encourage greater interaction and interactivity between members in the studio. The article notes how this renovation is the pinnacle of changes instituted […]

Pixar Releases Second Trailer for “Inside Out”

by Todd DuBoison December 10, 2014
Disney•Pixar has publicly released the next trailer for Inside Out, Pixar Animation Studios’ next feature film. The video puts the film’s premise on display by taking viewers into the minds of its lead character Riley and her two parents, whose feelings, thoughts and actions are managed by living embodiments of different emotions within the world of their […]


Review: “Toy Story That Time Forgot” Short on Run Time, Long on Fun Time

by Weathermanon December 2, 2014
Well, it’s Christmas time in…ummm…where ever the Toy Story world is, and apparently it’s someplace that gets snow, so that means it’s time for the toys to go on an adventure. Some of them anyway, since Bonnie can only fit so many into her bag. So Woody, Buzz, Rex, Trixie, and a cat angel ornament […]

“Toy Story 4” Announced For June 2017, John Lasseter to Direct

by Todd DuBoison November 6, 2014
Marc Graser of Variety magazine reports that Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Bob Iger has revealed that Pixar Animation Studios is creating Toy Story 4, with a targeted theatrical release for June of 2017. The announcement came during an earnings call where Mr. Iger discussed Disney’s fourth quarter and fiscal year results with Wall […]


CLIP: Disney-Pixar’s Lava Short

by Alex Beanon August 29, 2014
Disney-Pixar released a brief clip from its new, upcoming short film “Lava” – about a pair of romantic Hawaiian volcanoes – which was shown at the Hiroshima International Animation festival last week and will be shown before the feature film “Inside Out” on June 19, 2015… Pixar Lava Sneak Peek by CGMeetup


Disney/Pixar’s Lava To Erupt In Hiroshima This Weekend

by Alex Beanon August 21, 2014
The Disney/Pixar seven-minnute short “Lava” will make its debut at the Hiroshima International Animation Festival in Hiroshima, Japan, on August 22, 2014 [though it’s USA release will not be until June 19, 2015 as the opening feature for “Inside Out”]. Hawaiian singer Kuana Torres Kahele talks about his role in the film…
Toy Story of Terror Jessie, Buzz, and Woody

Review: “Toy Story of Terror!” Delights On Blu-ray

by Todd DuBoison August 20, 2014
All right, I’ll admit it: nobody really needed more Toy Story. Toy Story 3 closed the book on it all, anything that comes after can only be epilogue. On paper a Halloween special sounds gimmicky and a perhaps a gateway to a half dozen derivative spinoffs: what about a Toy Story Christmas? Toy Story at […]

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More Details Emerge on Pixar’s “Inside Out”

by Ed Liuon June 23, 2014
The Hollywood Reporter has covered an advance look at Pixar’s Inside out screened in Hollywood last week for members of the press. Present were film director Pete Docter and producer Jonas Rivera, detailing how the film will use the mind of an 11-year-old girl named Riley as the setting, as five of her emotions struggle […]

Pixar Releases “Inside Out” Logo & Synopsis, Announces “Lava” Short

by Ed Liuon June 21, 2014
Walt Disney Studios has released the official logo and plot synopsis for Inside Out, the upcoming animated feature film from Pixar coming in 2015. The studio also announced details for “Lava,” the new short film scheduled to premiere alongside Inside Out. Inside Out and “Lava” are scheduled for release on June 19, 2015. Disney’s official […]