Articles tagged pixar

1 Oct 2015 // 10:29 AM

Why ‘Toy Story’ Was So Innovative 20 Years Ago

In the case of Toy Story, said John Lasseter, “ we knew what computer animation could do. What its strengths were. And we knew what it couldn’t do.”

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‘Inside Out’ and Pixar’s Girl Problem

For a company that's so smart and artistically oriented, Pixar's treatment of women has been rather shabby. With Inside Out, however, things could be looking up for the animation studio.

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‘Inside Out’ Finds Disney and Pixar Working Together Successfully

Although it sends reductive messages about the emotions of young girls, Inside Out is of the kind of brilliance that Pixar used to churn out regularly, before it was bought out by Disney.

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“Insider Access” to Disney Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’ Meant Bonus Features

Fathom Events early screening of Disney Pixar's Inside Out put (what might be) future DVD special features on the big screen for film fans.

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Creators Give the Inside Story on Pixar’s Latest, ‘Inside Out’

In Inside Out, which opens June 19, the emotions of an 11-year-old girl are brought to life Pixar-style.

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‘Big Hero 6’ Bursts at the Seams With Emotion

Big Hero 6 demonstrates how Disney does animated storytelling like no other.

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‘Toy Story of Terror!’ Delivers on Halloween and the Toy Story Name

This holiday special perfectly balances the recognizable elements found in horror movies and the elements of the Toy Story universe.

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The Month In Pop Entertainment: August 2013

Here are your pop culture options for end-of-summer fun.

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22 Jun 2011 // 11:00 AM

Merchandise sales drive Pixar’s ‘Cars’ franchise

LOS ANGELES — When it comes to sequels, “Cars 2” flies in the face of conventional Hollywood calculus. Its predecessor was the least well-reviewed of Pixar Animation

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5 Jun 2009 // 3:18 AM

3-D or not 3-D? Cash is the question

Hollywood executives and filmmakers have been waiting for the “killer app” that will change 3-D movies from a novelty to a necessity. Now some are

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Pixar perfect: The people at this studio have important lessons to teach

In order to make their sublimely inventive and affecting new film “Up,” the tight-knit team at Pixar Animation Studios embarked upon a painstaking, complicated and,

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Heroes, Inc.: WALL-E is the latest in long line of compelling characters from Pixar

The title character in “WALL-E,” Pixar’s futuristic spellbinder, is a funky little metallic contraption that looks like a crazed blend of farm tractor and

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//Mixed media

Robert DeLong Upgraded for 'In the Cards' (Rough Trade Photos + Tour Dates)

// Notes from the Road

"Robert DeLong ups his musical game with his new album In the Cards and his live show gets a boost too.

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