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Features

Monday, May 2 2011

Summer Movie Preview: June 2011

The return of everyone's favorite mutants, the arrival of an intergalactic peacekeeper, and some guy with a bunch of birds marks June's idea of sunny Summer fun.


Reviews

Wednesday, November 9 2011

'Cars 2' Has No Shortage of Clever Appropriations of Human Culture Into It's World of Transportation

While the overall plot centers on a spy mission and an international car race, the heart of the story is the friendship between Lightning McQueen and his best friend, Mater.


Blogs

Tuesday, November 8 2011

'Cars 2' Tries to Balance Merchandising and Moviemaking...and Fails.

This is a movie made for kids who grew up on tiny tin versions of their favorite vehicles, a group outside the often adult reach of a typical Pixar experience


Monday, June 27 2011

The 5 Major Flaws in 'Cars 2'

While some may disagree with these analytical conclusions, one thing is certain -- Cars 2 is destined to go down as the title that broke Pixar's perfect record. Here are some possible reasons why.


Thursday, June 23 2011

'Cars 2' Puts Pixar's Perfect Record in Jeopardy

This is a movie made for kids who grew up on tiny tin versions of their favorite vehicles, a group outside the often adult reach of a typical Pixar experience.


News

Wednesday, June 22 2011

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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