Boxtrolls Leads Annie Award Nominations
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Boxtrolls Leads Annie Award Nominations

Best Animated Feature Big Hero 6 – 
Walt Disney Animation Studios Cheatin’ – Plymptoons Studio…

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20 Animated Features submitted for 2014 Oscar race
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20 Animated Features submitted for 2014 Oscar race

(press release) LOS ANGELES, CA – Twenty features have been submitted for consideration in the…

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London Film Festival Day Nine: Far, Further, Furthest
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London Film Festival Day Nine: Far, Further, Furthest

I arrive back in Belfast tomorrow night, hopefully some time before 23:00. Fourteen hours later,…

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The Tale of Princess Kaguya Wows Critics, Sets the Stage for Competitive Animated Feature Race (POLL)
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The Tale of Princess Kaguya Wows Critics, Sets the Stage for Competitive Animated Feature Race (POLL)

The critics are praising The Tale of Princess Kaguya, which should be enough to make…

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Girl Power: Pixar’s Inside Out Teaser Trailer
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Girl Power: Pixar’s Inside Out Teaser Trailer

Disney has both Big Hero 6 and Inside Out (Pixar) coming at you this year,…

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Clip from Disney’s Upcoming Big Hero 6
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Clip from Disney’s Upcoming Big Hero 6

A week ago or so I was invited to see some extended footage from Disney’s…

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Studio Ghibli’s Latest, When Marnie Was There Gets a Trailer
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Studio Ghibli’s Latest, When Marnie Was There Gets a Trailer

Anne Thompson points us to this new trailer from Studio Ghibli. Says Anne: “When Marnie…

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Dreamworks Broadens Horizons of Animation with Home
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Dreamworks Broadens Horizons of Animation with Home

Home actually has — brace yourselves — a black female in the lead. This is…

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Pixar Reveals Plot for Upcoming Inside Out (2015)
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Pixar Reveals Plot for Upcoming Inside Out (2015)

Thanks to Vulture who posted a pic with the following synopsis of what looks to…

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How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Wild Ride as Good as First
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How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Wild Ride as Good as First

How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Dragon Racing
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How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Dragon Racing

Astrid-heavy, in keeping with the on-fire box office revolving around girl power of late.

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Angelina Jolie is Maleficent in this New Trailer
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Frozen wins 5 Annie Awards
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Frozen wins 5 Annie Awards

Best Animated Feature: Frozen, Walt Disney Animation Studios Annie Award for Best Animated Special Production:…

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The Best Scene in Frozen, and Best Song Frontrunner Let it Go
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Frozen receives 10 Annie Award Nominations
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Frozen receives 10 Annie Award Nominations

Best Animated Feature The Croods Despicable Me 2 Ernest & Celestine Frozen” A Letter to…

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Box Office Check-In – Women Represent
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Box Office Check-In – Women Represent

Jennifer Lawrence has to be one of the biggest stars in the world right now.…

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In Praise of Frozen, Featuring Two of the Best Female Characters of 2013
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In Praise of Frozen, Featuring Two of the Best Female Characters of 2013

It’s a bit early to begin making lists of the year’s best. Regarding two major…

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Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises Challenges Coddled Oscar Voters
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Miyazaki’s The Wind Rises Challenges Coddled Oscar Voters

You know, it’s more than a little annoying that anyone is nervous about Miyazaki’s last…

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19 Animated Features Submitted for 86th Oscars
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19 Animated Features Submitted for 86th Oscars

“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2” “The Croods” “Despicable Me 2” “Epic” “Ernest and…

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Monsters University: Dan Scanlon and Kori Rae
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Monsters University: Dan Scanlon and Kori Rae

Since the release of Toy Story in 1995, Pixar Animation Studios has been one of…

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