| Jun 20, 2013
**1/2 (out of four)
Remember how you felt watching “The Incredibles” or “Ratatouille” or, most recently in the Pixar canon, “Toy Story 3”? Those movies are funny and moving. You delight in their universe and are sad to...
| Jun 14, 2013
| 12:30 PM
ANNECY -- They came, they saw, they were conquered.
Annecy audiences clapped, cheered, even roared as Pixar, DreamWorks Animation and Universal unveiled respectively "Monsters University," "How To Train Your Dragon 2" and "Despicable Me 2."
| Jun 15, 2013
| 2:30 PM
ANNECY- Luiz Bolognesi's feature debut "Rio 2096: A Story of Love and Fury" won the Crystal nod, Annecy's top award, at a ceremony on Saturday.
Nod illustrates the flourishing of toon industries in emerging markets. The $3 million animation pic is the...
| Apr 8, 2013
| 11:41 AM
Julia Sweeney jokes first and thinks about it later. Luckily, her daughter and husband share her sense of humor (mostly). Best known for her stint on "Saturday Night Live" -- she was under the androgynous Pat's fat suit -- Sweeney has become a...
| Jun 10, 2013
| 4:30 AM
ANNECY -- Boasting Disney world premiere "Get That Horse!," sneak previews of Pixar's "Monster University" and Universal/Illumination's "Despicable Me 2," plus a Work in Progress presentation of "How To Train Your Dragon 2," France's 37th Annecy Intl....
| May 27, 2013
| 9:29 AM
"Fast & Furious 6" blew past the finish line at the box office this Memorial Day weekend, leaving "The Hangover Part III" to face a sobering reality.
The sixth entry in the action-packed "Fast" franchise took in a robust $120 million from Thursday...
| May 29, 2013
| 6:30 PM
Marking its territory super early, Disney has flagged release dates from 2016 through 2018 for eight untitled films from Pixar and Disney Animation.
The release dates all fall within months that are proven territory for the Mouse -- March, June and...
| May 29, 2013
| 10:08 AM
The international box office for "Epic" is anything but so far.
The animated movie from 20th Century Fox's Blue Sky Productions unit -- which focuses on a transformed teenager who befriends a group of misfits and fights rot-causing creatures -- has...
| May 17, 2013
| 6:35 PM
Scary, isn’t it? You know -- the thought that you might miss out on some of the pre-release hoopla before Disney brings Pixar’s "Monsters University" to the big screen June 21.
Well, turn those screams into laughter, kids, because Disney...
| May 19, 2013
| 10:04 PM
You've got one more day to take advantage of Disney Publishing's Mid-May Madness Sale on storybook apps. Through Tuesday, various interactive storybook apps will sell for $4.99 each.
Wreck-It-Ralph Storybook Deluxe. Follow Ralph's quest,...
| May 20, 2013
| 8:46 AM
Talk Like Yoda Day, Tuesday is.
In Orlando, it seems like there's always a reason to celebrate the "Star Wars" films. Right now, we're in between sessions of Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Last summer, Celebration VI, a convention...
| May 15, 2013
| 9:16 AM
CANNES, France -- While the Cannes Film Festival turns all the hotels on La Croisette, this city’s beachfront main street, into advertising sites for new and upcoming films, the pride of place is always reserved for the grand dame of hostelries, the...