The unique and masterfully executed animation is worth the price of admission alone, but the thoughtful homage to classic monster movies and the frequent comedic injections make this a fun, albeit rough around the edges, spook show.
The first trailer for Laika’s latest animated film, The Missing Link, has been released. Directed by Chris Butler, the film involves the missing link setting out to discover his long-lost relatives. Voice talents are provided by Hugh Jackman, Zoe Saldana, Zach Galifianakis, Timothy
A new trailer has been released for The Peanuts Movie, which sees a new 3D imagining of Charles Schulz‘s beloved characters. The film is directed by Steve Martino (Horton Hears a Who!) and produced by Craig Schulz, Bryan Schulz, Cornelius Uliano, Paul Feig, and Michael
Disney has announced the new voice cast for The Good Dinosaur, set to hit theaters November 25th. The film takes place in a world where the dinosaurs never went extinct, and are living with humans. You may remember a completely different set of
Disney released the first teaser trailer for its upcoming animated feature, Zootopia, which imagines a world where humans never existed and animals become intelligent and civilized. The film features the voice talents of Jason Bateman and Ginnifer Goodwin and is directed by Byron
The first teaser trailer has been revealed for Disney Pixar’s latest animated gem, The Good Dinosaur, which poses the question of what if the dinosaurs didn’t go extinct? The film is directed by Peter Sohn and features a voice cast including Lucas Neff, Judy Greer,
Freestyle Releasing announced today that they will be releasing the animated comedy Hell & Back in theaters nationwide beginning September 25th. The film is directed by Tom Gianas and Ross Shuman and features the voice talents of Nick Swardson, Mila Kunis, Danny McBride, Susan Sarandon,
Fans of the animation of Bill Plympton will be pleased to learn that his latest project, Revengeance, is now funding on Kickstarter. This feature-length animated film is a collaboration between Plympton, who is animating and directing, and Jim Lujan, who is writing
The first trailer for the upcoming animated film Hotel Transylvania 2 has been released, featuring the voice talents of Adam Sandler, Andy Samberg, Selena Gomez, Steve Buscemi, Kevin James, David Spade, Fran Drescher, Mel Brooks, Keegan-Michael Key, and Chris Kattan.
Whether you grew up with 101 Dalmatians or discovered the film in your childhood (like I did) or you hope to revisit it with your children as an adult, Disney’s diamond edition of the 1961 animated classic will make a great addition to your movie collection.
In a world of three-act plots and character arcs, Isao Takahata's The Tale of Princess Kaguya reminds us that stories don't have to be neat to be accessible. Studio Ghibli's final film (for the foreseeable future) is a retelling of a Japanese folktale with the intimacy of a bedtime story and the breadth of an epic. It is illustrated with the utmost care – with creative, balanced compositions eclipsing the need for broad illustrative strokes. Takahata's latest masterwork doesn't explain itself, nor is it interested in doing so; its tangents make for a rich tapestry of plaintive beauty and immeasurable wisdom, and what more could we ask for?