Pixar’s Next Big Hit – INSIDE OUT

Pixar has just released new details on their next original release, Inside Out. Here is the new press release:   “From the tepuis of South America to a monster-filled metropolis, Academy Award®-winning director Pete Docter has taken audiences to unique and imaginative places. In 2015, he will take us to the most extraordinary location of all – inside the mind of an 11-year-old named Riley. Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her … Continue reading Pixar’s Next Big Hit – INSIDE OUT

The Incredibles 2 – In The Works

Disney has just announced that sequels are in development for a couple of classic Pixar movies, according to an article on the online news source “The Independent” . I’m very excited about one of the sequels, the other one, ho-hum. The Incredibles 2 is currently being written by Brad Bird, director of the first Incredibles movie. That’s the one I’m stoked about because I count The Incredibles as, not only my favorite Pixar film, but possibly my favorite of all time. According to the article, Bird has always downplayed the possibility of a sequel for The Incredibles, but he told The Independent, “If I … Continue reading The Incredibles 2 – In The Works

The FROZEN Formula

FROZEN, by Walt Disney Animation Studios came out on Blu-ray and DVD March 18th. By the time that day ended Frozen had sold 3.2 million copies (in one day) to make it “one of the biggest sellers on home video in a decade.” according to Variety.com. “Frozen has now earned $1.032 billion at the global box office and is the 13th highest grossing film ever released.”, the article goes on the say. Read the full article here. This is evidence that Walt Disney Animation has succeeded in reinventing itself and is back on top of the major motion picture animation business. I’m sure … Continue reading The FROZEN Formula

No Pixar Movie Until 2015?

Are they kidding? Watching the newest Pixar movie has been a highlight of every year for me since the original Toy Story came out in 1995. And now they’ve announced that the next movie won’t come out until the summer of 2015? How can Pixar do this to us? Originally they were scheduled to release a new title this summer (2014) called The Good Dinosaur. The early marketing material looks great for this, their first original storyline release since Brave in 2012. However, Pixar recently announced that Dinosaur was being pushed back due to “creative delays”. It is now scheduled to … Continue reading No Pixar Movie Until 2015?