Friday May 17
The Washington Post
Come in, sit down and put your feet up as we celebrate, contemplate, eviscerate and pontificate on cartoons.
Wed May 15, 2013
Getting Schooled at Monsters University
Anyone who saw the 2001 Disney*Pixar hit Monsters, Inc. may have left with a bunch of questions like: "How do monsters get employed in a large corporate energy plant?" and "Why is scaring adorable kids a career that monsters thrive for?" Most normal people probably just wondered, "How did James P. Sullivan meet Mike Wazowski and how did they become ... (more)
Mon May 13, 2013
The Huffington Post
Jim Hill: How Cinematographer Roger Deakins Helped Blur the Line...
It wasn't a phone call that Roger Deakins had ever expected to receive. This acclaimed English cinematographer -- best known for his Oscar-nominated work for the Coen brothers and Sam Mendes -- had strictly been working the live-action side of the street.
Famed architect talks plans for Hermann Park Conservancy project
Peter Bohlin, the architect famous for designing Pixar studios, the sleek Apple stores and a home for the late Steve Jobs, has set his sights on a project in Houston for the Hermann Park Conservancy.
Creator Of Brave's Merida Furious Over Character Makeover
The creator of Brave character Merida has taken aim at film bosses for giving the red-headed archer a sexy makeover ahead of her official induction into the Disney Princess collection.
Sat May 11, 2013
Disney Welcomes the Brave and Passionate Merida into the Disney Princess Royal Court
With her mother Queen Elinor proudly by her side, the ceremony took place at the Magic Kingdom in front of Cinderella's Castle at Walt Disney WorldA Resort in conjunction with Mother's Day festivities.
The Big Picture
Steve Jobs 2005 Stanford Commencement Address
Drawing from some of the most pivotal points in his life, Steve Jobs, chief executive officer and co-founder of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, urged graduates to pursue their dreams and see the opportunities in life's setbacks - including death itself - at the university's 114th Commencement on June 12, 2005.
Fri May 10, 2013
Producer Kori Rae Talks Monsters University, Creating Pixar's...
During our recent set visit to Pixar Animation Studios for Monsters University , we had a chance to sit down with producer Kori Rae to talk about the behind-the-scenes production of the studio's newest animated film.
Movie Review: 'Cars'
Rating: G Length: 117 minutes Release Date: June 9, 2006 Directed by: John Lasseter and Joe Ranft Genre: Animation/ Adventure / Comedy Stars: 3.5 out of 5 Pixar quickly reached fame after the success of "Toy Story" and other animated classics, and "Cars" continues the trend.
Thu May 09, 2013
Disney Animation Is Ready to Charm You Again, This Time with Marvel, Not Pixar
Disney animation - the part that doesn't involve Pixar - isn't exactly what it used to be, but it might be getting there with a little help from corporate wizardry and a whole lot of heart.
Disney is reanimated with 'Frozen,' 'Big Hero 6'.
The studio behind the animated fantasies "Bambi," "Dumbo" and '"The Lion King" has a new kind of hero tale on the way - a Marvel Comics one.
Wed May 08, 2013
Disney Dia de Los Muertos? Hell No
Well, is anything sacred? According to the blog Stitch Kingdom, Walt Disney Company filed trademark application to secure Dia de Los Muertos.
Tue May 07, 2013
The legendary Ray Harryhausen dies at 92a
It is with a sense of deep sadness that I heard of the passing of Ray Harryhausen this morning.
Phoenix New Times
Yes, Disney Is Actually Attempting to Trademark "Dia de los Muertos"
In 10 applications filed May 1 through the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office , Disney Enterprises Inc.
Source: www.latintimes.com --- Monday, May 06, 2013The worlds of fashion and celebrity meet at the season's hottest party in New York.
Mon May 06, 2013
'Monsters University' set 10 years before 'Monsters, Inc.'
This summer, Pixar is releasing a prequel to their hit movie, "Monsters, Inc." and it is titled, " Monsters University ". It is set ten years before the first movie and has Mike as a new and anxious college student.
Sat May 04, 2013
Our Review of the New Pixar Short the Blue Umbrella
While on our recent set visit to Pixar Animation Studios , we were treated to a special screening of director Saschka Unseld's animated short film, The Blue Umbrella .
Fri May 03, 2013
Disney brings out Lasseter for Disney Infinity teaser
Disney is all-in on Disney Infinity . To help make this abundantly clear, here's Pixar's Chief Creative Officer John Lasseter and Avalanche Software CEO John Blackburn talking about 'Toy Box.' Infinity is currently scheduled to release in August.
Pixar Studio Tour - Hack Across America Vlog
I toured Pixar Animation Studios with @tymkrs @brianwagon and @royeltham today. It was a blast! So much good creative energy.
Thu May 02, 2013
'Monsters University' Preview: What to Expect When You Enroll
It's almost that time of year again - when Pixar releases its annual movie, and kids and adults alike flock to the multiplex to see if the company that revolutionized animation can do it again.