The Single Greatest Piece Of Advice Steve Jobs Gave...
Steve Jobs passed away two years before the release of Disney's blockbuster animated movie, Frozen , yet his influence is on every frame.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Quick DVD Pick of the Week - 'Planes'
Dusty is a cropdusting plane who dreams of competing in a famous aerial race. The problem? He is hopelessly afraid of heights.
Pixar vs. Disney Animation: John Lasseter's Tricky Tug-of-War
"Frozen's" success shows the house that Walt built can compete with a sibling rival that is enduring layoffs and criticism of its sequel strategy even as box office booms.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Cult of Mac Blog
Darth Vader "Selfie" Reveals Sith Lord To Be iPhone User
It's lacking the iPhone's speaker slit, but otherwise all sources indicate that Darth Vader is an iOS user, most likely working on an iPhone 4 or iPhone 5. The above selfie, which appeared on the new official Star Wars Instagram account that will be used to build up to the new batch of sequels currently being worked on by Disney.
How to Make A Pixar Short in 24 Easy Steps
Pixar's latest short film The Blue Umbrella has had a rough awards season, having been locked out of both the Oscars and the Annie Awards, but that doesn't diminish the passion and effort that went into its production.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Annies 2014: Frozen and Monsters University lead nominees
'S Frozen and Pixar Animation Studios' Monsters University lead the nominees for this year's Annie Awards, with 10 nominations each.
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Weekend Box Office: Hunger Games 'Catching Fire' & 'Frozen' Have Banner Thanksgiving
If you've ever wondered if there was room for two blockbuster films to thrive on the big screen at the same time, look no further than this weekend's box office results.
The One Thing All Introverts Need To Do At Work
Jeffrey Pfeffer tells a powerful story of a manager who attributes his success to his decision of where to sit.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Disney's Planes - DVD Review
Admittedly, Cars was a Pixar franchise, while Planes belongs to Disney. But they are part of the same universe and, most notably, are overseen by John Lasseter.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
a Frozena is a sparkling holiday treat
Starting in the mid-1990s, Walt Disney Studios' long dominant feature animation department took a humiliating backseat to the computer-animation-driven Pixar Animation Studios and DreamWorks Animation.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Disney Cuts Pixar's Workforce After Film Delay
According to the LA Times , Disney has laid off an "undisclosed number of people" at Pixar's headquarters in Emeryville, California.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Frozen: This Disney Princess Movie Is Thaw-some
An animated feature for all seasons: "The Snow Queen" springs to life in this winter-wonderland musical that dreams of summer and never falls Elsa and Anna, the two princesses in in the glorious new Disney animated feature Frozen , are bonded in love and sisterhood but separated by the chasm between their personalities.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Pixar Laying Off 5 Percent of Headquarters Staff
The reduction follows the production delay for Disney division's next CGI movie, "The Good Dinosaur," now slated to premiere in 2015.
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How Pixar Created an Animation Revolution
The world of cinema changed forever on Nov. 22, 1995, when Toy Story premiered. It was the first feature film to be entirely computer-animated, and it marked the beginning of a long and fruitful partnership between Disney , the film's financial backer, and Pixar , the pioneering animation studio behind Buzz and Woody.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Director Jimmy Hayward Talks "Free Birds"
Earlier this month, Dallas-headquartered Reel FX released their first animated feature Free Birds.
Collaboration, Online Style
Steve Jobs intentionally designed Pixar's offices so that employees would almost certainly run into each other when going to run office errands.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Pixar to Receive 3D Society Honor
Pixar Animation Studios will received the International 3D & Advanced Imaging Society's Sir Charles Wheatstone Award for creative excellence at the society's 5th annual Creative Arts Award held Jan. 28 at Warner Bros.
Sun Nov 17, 2013
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Disney's New Movie Strategy: Wait Longer
The company's film studio just pushed out the release of Star Wars: Episode VII to December 2015.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
National Public Radio
Hayao Miyazaki Charts New Territory For His Final Film
Japanese animator Hayao Miyazaki has left his children's fantasies behind for The Wind Rises , an adult biopic of a warplane designer.