| Jun 20, 2013
| 6:00 AM
BERKELEY — On the University of California campus recently, a tour guide told a group of prospective students about the many opportunities open to those studying in the Bay Area — "like getting an internship at Pixar," she said.
| Jun 20, 2013
| 4:10 PM
Remember the days when Pixar meant perfection? When you could count on its animation to amaze, its stories to sweep you up?
Or the smooth ride in "Cars"? The "Toy Story" pals whose friendship was anything but plastic? The love among the...
| May 9, 2013
| 8:00 AM
The studio behind the animated fantasies "Bambi," "Dumbo" and '"The Lion King" has a new kind of hero tale on the way — a Marvel Comics one. Walt Disney Animation Studios on Thursday announced plans to release "Big Hero 6," an action-comedy inspired...
| Oct 18, 2011
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| Dec 5, 2011
"Cars 2," "Puss in Boots" and "The Adventures of Tintin" are among the 10 films that will compete for the best feature prize at the 39th Annie Awards, the International Animated Film Society, ASIFA-Hollywood, announced today. The other contenders...
| Dec 8, 2011
In “Cars 2,” the latest feature film from Pixar Animation Studios and Walt Disney Studios, director John Lasseter and his team faced the challenge of how to take the familiar characters of Radiator Springs to a global stage for the first World...
| Mar 26, 2011
Any sport is ultimately all about the numbers, right? Here's Jeff Gordon -- four-time winner of what's now called the NASCAR Sprint Cup Series, three-time Daytona 500 winner, first driver to reach $100 million in series winnings -- and all I really want...
| Jun 22, 2011
| 10:00 PM
*1/2 (out of four)
Zzzzz ... oh, sorry. Lightning McQueen (Owen Wilson) succumbs to trash-talk from an Italian loudmouth (John Turturro) who fuels a meaningless rivalry. Meanwhile, McQueen’s small-town best pal Tow Mater (Larry the Cable Guy) is...
| Jun 23, 2011
| 11:40 AM
Five years ago, pundits were quick to cast doubt on "Cars." A version of "Local Hero" or "Doc Hollywood" starring a high-speed auto? How misbegotten and outre!
It turned out to be one of Pixar's most profitable pictures — and one of its best-loved....
| Jun 24, 2011
| 3:59 PM
Debora Bell would be glad "if 3-D went away."
The Rockville printer is just the kind of filmgoer Hollywood wants to keep happy. Her family goes to movies every week. They get to the first screenings they can, usually at the 3-D-equipped AMC Columbia or...
| Jun 28, 2011
| 9:20 AM
The AMC Hampton Towne Center 24 will offer a special screening of "Cars 2" 10 a.m. Saturday, July 2, in partnership with The Autism Society.
It's part of a series billed as Sensory Friendly Films. According to AMC, "The program provides a special...