Wednesday 26 October 2016

'The Incredibles 2' and 'Toy Story 4' Swap Release Dates

This is a good news / bad news situation: Pixar has announced that the planned release dates for Toy Story 4 and The Incredibles 2 have been swapped. The sequel to The Incredibles will now be released on 15 June, 2018 in the US, and the fourth installment in the Toy Story franchise will be released on 21 June, 2019.

Tuesday 25 October 2016

'Shaun the Sheep Movie 2' is a Go

Aardman has announced via its official website that a sequel to the great Shaun the Sheep Movie is on its way. Richard Starzak, which was one of the directors of the first film with Mark Burton, will be back at the helm.

Monday 24 October 2016

Watch: Dwayne Jonhson Sings 'You're Welcome' in a New 'Moana' Clip

This isn't the full song yet, but at least we get to hear a part of You're Welcome, a song written by Lin-Manuel Miranda and performed by Dwayne - The Rock - Jonhson for the upcoming Walt Disney Animation Studios film Moana. See the clip below.

Saturday 22 October 2016

Review: DreamWork's 'Trolls' is a Flawed But Charming Movie

Trolls is DreamWorks Animation's CGI take on the troll dolls (aka good luck trolls), a toy brand created in 1959. Trolls made brief appearances in the Toy Story movies, but here they are given their own musical, with Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake starring, and Mike Mitchell (Shrek Forever After) and Walt Dohrn directing. Read our spoiler-free review to find out how well the film works.

Tuesday 18 October 2016

Watch: Moana Meets Maui in a Clip from the Upcoming Disney Film

Moana is only about a month away, and Disney is giving us a first clip from the 7th Ron Clements/John Musker feature film. It's called 'Moana Meets Maui', it's about a minute long and you can watch it below.

Monday 17 October 2016

Watch: The First Trailer for DreamWork's 'The Boss Baby' is Here

After Trolls (in the upcoming weeks), DreamWorks Animation will be releasing The Boss Baby, a comedy film loosely based on a book of the same name. The films stars Alec Baldwin, Lisa Kudrow, Steve Buscemi, Jimmy Kimmel and is directed by Tom McGrath (Madagascar, Megamind). Get a look at the first trailer for The Boss Baby after the break.

Friday 14 October 2016

Watch: Terrific Short Film 'Borrowed Time' Debuts on Vimeo

Multiple Award-winning short film Borrowed Time was made available for free on Vimeo yesterday, and it'll only be watchable for a limited time. It was directed by Pixar artists Lou Hamou-Lhadj and Andrew Coats. Watch it below.

Wednesday 12 October 2016

Watch: Three New TV Show Trailers

These three TV Shows recently got their first trailer. One of them is coming to Disney Channel next year - that's Tangled: Before Ever After; and the two other are premiering on Netflix soon - they are Trollhunters and Skylanders Academy. Watch the trailers and learn a bit more about these shows below.

Wednesday 5 October 2016

Aardman's 'Early Man' Is Now in Production

Aardman as announced via a very short teaser that their next film, Early Man, is in production. We've caught a few pictures of the project before but this is the first time we're seeing Dug and Hognob move. Watch the 16 seconds clip below.

Monday 3 October 2016

Meg LeFauve Joins 'Gigantic' as Co-Director

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Meg LeFauve (who was a writer on Pixar's Inside Out and The Good Dinosaur) has become a co-director on the upcoming Walt Disney Animation Studios' Gigantic.