| Nov 7, 2013
| 8:30 AM
Netflix and Disney announced a multiyear deal under which Marvel Television will develop four original live-action series based on four of Marvel's popular street-hero characters, set to bow in 2015.
Financial terms were not disclosed. Under the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 8:15 AM
During a recent visit to Paris I made my first pilgrimage to a Disney theme park outside the United States.
For years I have been reading about the majestic beauty of the Magic Kingdom-style park at Disneyland Paris, the dysfunctional violation of...
| Oct 30, 2013
| 7:46 AM
In Pixar’s first prequel ever, Monsters University, which releases on DVD Oct. 29, viewers revisit Sully and Mike in a new setting: college.
Monsters University may not be one of Pixar’s finest films plot-wise, but the presentation of the...
| Nov 5, 2013
| 9:30 AM
Blogging has become a great resume builder when pursuing your dream job.
In this competitive market, a blog that highlights both your personality and experience can set you apart from other candidates who only have resumes to show. Blogging on a topic...
| Nov 3, 2013
| 6:55 PM
If it weren't for Google trying to cover it up, the old sea-worn barge stacked four stories high with customized shipping containers may not have become an object of global fascination.
But Google being Google with all its out-there projects —...
| Nov 1, 2013
| 2:26 PM
Just what is that Google mystery barge?
A floating data center? A Google Glass showroom? A party boat?
One of the things that seems to have thrown off the sleuths trying to deduce its purpose: They're looking at the wrong lease.
A week ago, CNET...
| Sep 20, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The animation exodus from 2014 is continuing as Universal Pictures announced that it will move its “Minions in 3D,” a spinoff from the blockbuster “Despicable Me” franchise, from December 2014 to July 10, 2015.
The move comes the...
| Oct 24, 2013
| 2:26 PM
There’s been more movement on the upcoming film schedule than at a Pixar weekend matinee. On Thursday, several movies — including George Clooney’s “Monuments Men,” David O. Russell’s “American Hustle” and...
| Oct 25, 2013
| 10:08 AM
Netflix said it will become the exclusive subscription on-demand service providing Disney live-action and animated films in the Netherlands.
Beginning next year, Netflix subscribers will have access to first-run films from Disney, Pixar and Marvel...
| Oct 27, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Disney/Buena Vista, $29.99; Blu-ray, $39.99/$45.99/$49.99
Available on VOD beginning Tuesday
"Monsters, Inc." always has been one of the most underrated of Pixar's animated features, not getting enough credit for its zippy pace,...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 1:19 PM
Disney-Pixar's prequel to the animated hit "Monsters, Inc." revisits the amusing teamwork of Billy Crystal and John Goodman, cast again as the voices of Mike and Sulley, the creatures who meet here at the title college.
When their rivalry gets them...