Posts Tagged ‘Pixar’

Disney Backpedals on Merida Redesign, “Dia de los Muertos” Trademark Application

by Ed Liuon May 16, 2013
A report on cites anonymous Disney sources that a proposed redesign of Brave‘s Princess Merida does not match a widely publicized image that has drawn a firestorm of controversy, including sharply critical comments from Brave co-director Brenda Chapman (who was replaced as director late in the development process and is currently working for DreamWorks […]

PR: “Disney’s Planes” Set to Take Off at EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2013

by Ed Liuon April 29, 2013
DISNEY’S PLANES SET TO TAKE OFF AT EAA AIRVENTURE OSHKOSH 2013 Special preview screening set at Fly-In Theater on Friday, August 2 EAA AVIATION CENTER, OSHKOSH, Wis. – (April 29, 2013) – Everyone knows that Oshkosh becomes the busiest airport in the world the week of EAA AirVenture Oshkosh (July 29-August 4), and that airplanes […]


New “Monsters University” Trailer Released

by Ed Liuon April 25, 2013
Disney/Pixar has released a new trailer for Monsters University, the sequel to 2001’s Monsters Inc., slated to hit theaters on June 21, 2013. Monsters University will re-unite John Goodman and Billy Crystal as James “Sully” Sullivan and Mike Wazowski, respectively; the new movie examines how the two met in college and went on to become […]

Disney•Pixar: Pete Docter’s Next Film Titled “Inside Out”, Coming June 19, 2015

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2013
On their official Facebook page, Disney•Pixar announced that Pete Docter’s next film will be titled Inside Out, and reaffirmed the scheduled release date of June 19, 2015. The film had been previously described as “Untitled Pixar Movie that Takes You Inside the Mind” and will be co-directed by Ronnie del Carmen. A Facebook page for […]

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PR: Disney•Pixar’s “Monsters University” Enrolls Top Talent

by Ed Liuon April 17, 2013
DISNEY•PIXAR’S “MONSTERS UNIVERSITY” ENROLLS TOP TALENT Helen Mirren, Alfred Molina, Dave Foley, Sean P. Hayes and More Join Billy Crystal, John Goodman and Steve Buscemi in a Remarkable Roster of Monster Voices BURBANK, Calif. (April 17, 2013) — Disney•Pixar’s “Monsters University” welcomes some of Hollywood’s top stars to its roster of voice talent for this […]

New Sneak Peek Video Clip Released from “Disney’s Planes”

by Ed Liuon April 2, 2013
Walt Disney Feature Animation has released a new sneak peek clip from Disney’s Planes, the upcoming spin-off from Disney•Pixar’s Cars that stars Dane Cook as Dusty, a plane dreaming of competing as a high-flying air racer. OFFICIAL SYNOPSIS: From above the world of “Cars” comes “Disney’s Planes,” an action-packed 3D animated comedy adventure featuring Dusty […]

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PR: “Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory” to Dive into Theaters November 25, 2015

by Ed Liuon April 2, 2013
STILL SWIMMING! Disney•Pixar’s “Finding Dory” to Dive into Theaters November 25, 2015 Ellen DeGeneres, the Voice of the Beloved Blue Tang Fish in 2003’s “Finding Nemo,” Shares Plans for the All-New Big-Screen Adventure BURBANK, Calif. (April 2, 2013) – When Dory said “just keep swimming” in 2003’s Oscar®-winning film “Finding Nemo,” she could not have […]

PR: Dane Cook Tapped to Voice Dusty in “Disney’s Planes”

by Ed Liuon February 28, 2013
DANE COOK TAPPED TO VOICE DUSTY IN DISNEY’S PLANES High-Flying Animated Comedy Adventure Soars into Theaters August 9, 2013 BURBANK, Calif. (February 28, 2013) – Dane Cook has been tapped to voice the lead character Dusty, a plane with high hopes in “Disney’s Planes.” Inspired by the world of “Cars” and directed by Disneytoon Studios […]


“Brave” Wins Best Animated Feature Oscar, “Paperman” Wins Best Animated Short

by Ed Liuon February 24, 2013
The Walt Disney Company won big in the animated sector of the 55th Academy Awards, with Disney/Pixar’s Brave taking the Best Animated Feature Academy Award and Disney’s short “Paperman” winning the Best Animated Short Oscar. Co-directors Mark Andrews and Brenda Chapman accepted the award for Brave, marking the first Oscar win for each and the […]

Pixar’s “Brave” Wins Golden Globe For Best Animated Feature

by Todd DuBoison January 14, 2013
At the award ceremony for the 70th Golden Globe Awards Sunday night, the award for Best Animated Feature Film was won by Pixar’s 2012 film Brave. The award was accepted on stage by Mark Andrews, who succeeded story creator Brenda Chapman as the film’s director in 2010. Brave‘s competition for the Golden Globe award was […]