| Jan 16, 2014
| 12:30 PM
The Oscar nominees for animated feature this year reflect shifts in an art form that has become an increasingly crucial part of the movie business.
There is the return of an industry giant, Walt Disney Animation Studios, which saw its blockbuster...
| Feb 1, 2014
| 10:00 PM
Walt Disney Animation Studio's box office blockbuster "Frozen" won the 41st Annie Award for animated flm Saturday evening at a ceremony at UCLA's Royce Hall.
The film, which is nominated for an Oscar for animated feature, also won the honors for...
| Jan 30, 2014
| 4:45 PM
The five Academy Award nominees for animated short film this year split up into two disparate groups: happy meal and white tablecloth.
Originally shown with the Disney feature film "Frozen," "Get a Horse!" is the best known and most seen of the bunch....
| 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...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Dan Scanlon, 37, joined Pixar in 2001, working as a story artist on "Cars" and "Toy Story 3," and he co-directed the 2006 short film "Mater and the Ghost Light." He made his feature directorial debut this year with "Monsters University," which...
| Dec 10, 2013
| 7:30 AM
As feature animation becomes an increasingly crowded field, the pressure to create appealing and enduring characters with thrift and speed has intensified. Five directors recently came together for the Envelope Animation Round Table to discuss the...
| Feb 27, 2014
| 3:51 AM
Get a free digital copy of "The Incredibles" from Disney Movies Anywhere, the Mouse's new digital streaming network.
Download the free movie by signing up for the new service and linking it to your Apple iTunes account.
Then, buy and stream 400...
| Jul 17, 2013
| 8:07 AM
Two Imagineers with major influences on attractions at Walt Disney World and other theme parks will be officially tabbed as "Disney Legends" next month. Tony Baxter and Collin Campbell will be honored alongside TV producer/host Dick Clark, actors Billy...
| Mar 13, 2013
| 5:11 PM
Disney is pushing back the release date of its video game and toy concept called Disney Infinity.
According to a report today in The New York Times, the release of the new game has been pushed from June to late August.
Times writer Brooks Barnes notes...
| 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 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...