Disney Isn’t Running Out of New Ideas, but it is Allergic To Them

Tuesday, October 2, 2018

Rather amusingly, the question of whether Disney is running out of new ideas pops up more regularly than you might think. In the latest version, Maya Phillips points…

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Why Any Great Film Will Imitate This Song

Tuesday, January 6, 2015

One of the perennial struggles that I seem to have when it comes to feature films is that they often lose my interest well before the climax, or…

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Only 14 Months Late, ‘A Monster in Paris’ Finally Reaches America

Thursday, January 10, 2013

You may or may not be familiar with A Monster in Paris. It’s an animated film produced by Luc Besson that never seemed to make it to American…

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Paranorman: A Hearty Recommendation To Go See It

Friday, August 24, 2012

Via: Filmofilia A full review is forthcoming but in the meantime, you should go see it to. It not only met but exceeded our expectations as it must…

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Some Superb Secret of Kells Expression Sheets

Friday, July 27, 2012

Coming via the Art of Animation tumblelog are some wonderful expression sheets from the Secret of Kells. Much the same as the Kim Possible ones I posted a…

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Brave Review: Merida is Not The Feminist Heroine Many Were Expecting

Monday, June 25, 2012

Via: Nerdy Feminist “You’d better say it was excellent.” Such was the direction I received from the fiancée for this review. However it is something I simply cannot…

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The Lorax: The Good, The Bad & The Ugly

Saturday, March 24, 2012

Last night we went to see The Lorax. Unfortunately it was the only animated film at the cinema and all I can say is that I really did…

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What Don Bluth Did After He Left Disney

Thursday, March 1, 2012

Ah the fun stuff you discover by accident. So Don Bluth left Disney in 1979 and set up his own studio. However, his first commercial production wasn’t a…

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Guest Post: Great Animated Teasers

Tuesday, February 28, 2012

Today’ I’m pleased to feature a guest post by Jardley Jean-Louis. Jardley is an artist and illustrator from New York. You can see her portfolio here and her…

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Making An Animated Feature Film With Elliot Cowan

Saturday, February 18, 2012

All-round nice chap Elliot Cowan, known to his legions of fans around the world as the creator of Boxhead and Roundhead, has embarked on the formidable task of…

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Flixist Looks At Spirited Away But Neglects One Very Important Thing

Friday, February 17, 2012

Matthew Razak over at Flixist has a great in-depth look at Hayao Miyazaki’s seminal 2001 film, Spirited Away. That article is well worth a few minutes of your…

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