How to Train Your Dragon 2 – Dragon Racing

Astrid-heavy, in keeping with the on-fire box office revolving around girl power of late.
Posted On 18 Apr 2014

Frozen wins 5 Annie Awards

Best Animated Feature: Frozen, Walt Disney Animation Studios Annie Award for Best Animated Special Production: Chipotle Scarecrow, Chipotle Creative Department, Moonbot Studios Best Animated Short Subject: Get A Horse!,Walt Disney Animation Studios
Posted On 02 Feb 2014

Frozen receives 10 Annie Award Nominations

Best Animated Feature The Croods Despicable Me 2 Ernest & Celestine Frozen” A Letter to Momo Monsters University The Wind Rises Best Animated Short Subject Despicable Me 2 – Puppy Get A Horse! Gloria Victoria My Mom is an Airplane The Numberlys
Posted On 02 Dec 2013

Box Office Check-In – Women Represent

Jennifer Lawrence has to be one of the biggest stars in the world right now. $158 million for the opening of Catching Fire. You can say it’s the franchise if you want. At the end of the day, does it really matter? Isn’t that just another way of saying it doesn’t...
Posted On 25 Nov 2013

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 films yet to be seen — American Hustle and Wolf of Wall Street — I’m going to bet that the most interesting characters in those films are the male characters. I could be...
Posted On 20 Nov 2013

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 animated film, The Wind Rises. We’re lucky to be living through the Miyazaki era at all; no animated film made in the US or elsewhere can touch the kinds of masterpieces made...
Posted On 07 Nov 2013

19 Animated Features Submitted for 86th Oscars

“Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2” “The Croods” “Despicable Me 2” “Epic” “Ernest and Celestine” “The Fake” “Free Birds“ “Frozen” “Khumba” “The Legend of Sarila” “A Letter to Momo” “Monsters University” “O Apóstolo” “Planes” “Puella Magi Madoka Magica the Movie – Rebellio...
Posted On 05 Nov 2013

Monsters University: Dan Scanlon and Kori Rae

Since the release of Toy Story in 1995, Pixar Animation Studios has been one of America’s most consistent producers of outstanding films, boasting a list of Oscar-winners that includes Finding Nemo, The Incredibles, Ratatouille, WALL-E, and Up. These films, along with the two Toy...