Tag: pixar

Tom Holland Showed Up At D23 Mere Days After Sony And Marvel Parted Ways On ‘Spider-Man’

Marvel Superhero movie fans were gutted during the week to hear that Marvel and Sony had come to loggerheads over Spider-Man. The latter has long owned the comic book fave; starting with Captain America: Civil War, they started loaning him out to the latter, letting mix in with the MCU. That deal ended this week, […]

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Pixar’s ‘Soul’ Finally Reveals Its Cast, Including Tina Fey And Jamie Foxx

AP Photo Pixar’s name alone attracts audiences. Over two decades in they remain the gold standard of any Hollywood animation house. Still, they tend to stack their casts with big names. At this year’s news-heavy D23 Expo — where we’ve already seen the Mandalorian trailer, heard that Kit Harington is going Marvel, and learned that […]

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How Pixar finds ways to inspire creativity and diverse thinking

Danielle Feinberg painted a picture of what it’s like to work as a woman at Disney Pixar, the animation studio that has made 21 feature films, which have together generated more than $13 billion at the box office. Speaking in the opening talk at the Girls in Tech Catalyst conference, she said her teams try […]

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Keanu Reeves Inspired His ‘Toy Story 4’ Character’s Development In The Most Enthused Way

Disney/Pixar While promoting Always Be My Maybe, star and writer Ali Wong painted an enlightening portrait of her initial meeting with Keanu Reeves, who has a memorable cameo in the comedy. The John Wick 3 actor was very involved in those discussions and even improvised some of his own material before and during filming. When […]

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‘Toy Story 4’ Is A Deliciously Dark Romp About Toys That Yearn For Death’s Cold Embrace

Via wp-image-402010364 One of the greatest tricks the Toy Story franchise ever pulled was turning what on the surface looks like this consumerist paean to stuff into a poignant riff on mortality. This came to a head with the incinerator scene in Toy Story 3, when the characters hold hands while facing down the inevitability […]

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Pixar’s First Look At ‘Onward’ Is Full Of Dragons, Unicorns And Elves In Panel Vans

YouTube Game 1 of the NBA Finals featured the upstart Toronto Raptors attempting to slay the proverbial dragon that is the Golden State Warriors. But Pixar took the opportunity to introduce its latest movie. Toy Story 4 might get all the attention this summer, but Pixar’s always got something in the hopper, and it took […]

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