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Views Adventure Time: The Complete Sixth Season

Finn finds his newly found father to be a crushing disappointment, Gunter gets an origin, and lots of crazy stuff happens in the latest run of Cartoon Network’s insane hit.

Views Back In Time

Back In Time strives to entertain with stories of making Back To The Future and the fan community that has built up around the trilogy, but you’ll end up using your remote to travel forward and save a few minutes.

Views All Things Must Pass: The Rise And Fall Of Tower Records

It used to be the place to buy your LaserDiscs and soundtracks, remembered fondly in this entertainingly celebrational retrospective.

Views Beauty And The Beast: 25th Anniversary Walt Disney Signature Collection

As with Snow White, this second Signature disc is perfectly fine, but loses everything that made past editions must-haves.

Views Around the world with Mila: interview with art director Alexandra Kavalova

As the production of the promising independent short surges ahead, we have an exclusive chat with the project’s Bulgarian-Canadian art director.

Views Trolls Original Motion Picture Soundtrack

Lacking context due to its early release, one Can’t Stop the Feeling! that the Trolls soundtrack has an identity crisis and could affect the film’s enjoyment.

Views Storks

Storks is the kind of movie you’ll want to watch over and over. With great animation, top-notch voice talent, an engaging story, and incredible humor, this film delivers.

Views Star Wars – Rebels: Complete Season Two

All the excitement of Star Wars is present in Rebels, with solid specs and the addition of great bonus features in this second season set.

Views The Walt Disney Studios: A Lot To Remember

Becky Cline and Steven Clark prove there is a lot to remember about the Walt Disney Studios, and all of it worthy of discovering or revisiting in this lavish new book.

Views The Jungle Book

A terrific audio-visual presentation, commentary and documentary bolster this disc debut for Disney’s triumphant re-do, though it feels more might come in a promised 3D edition.

Views Raiders! The Story Of The Greatest Fan Film Ever Made

A terrific extras package makes up for a slight lack of focus in the main feature itself, which tells of a bunch of kids remaking Indy’s first screen adventure.

Views April And The Extraordinary World

GKids gives us yet another slick international feature, this time an exciting steampunk adventure that utilizes the conceptual skills of cartoonist Jacques Tardi.

Views Kubo and the Two Strings

A beautiful looking film with a unique plot, some surprising turns, bold choices, and an emotional core, Kubo and the Two Strings is magical storytelling.

Views How Disney historian Didier Ghez wrote (twice) as he pleased…

We talk to Ghez about the second book in his series that sheds light on unsung Disney artists and their work.

Views Kingsglaive: Final Fantasy XV

Kingsglaive boasts the most impressive, photo realistic animation to date. But the narrative doesn’t live up to the storytelling standards of the video game franchise it is based in.

Views DC Superhero Girls: Hero of the Year

Cute, spunky, and light on its feet, DC Superhero Girls: Hero of the Year should be super fun for its target audience.

Views Around the world with Mila: interview with Visual Development Supervisor Cesar Alejandro Montero Orozco

Our latest update on the development of Mila focuses on the look of this ambitious independent short.

Views Sausage Party

Sausage Party is irreverent, pornographic, sacrilegious, bigoted… and pretty funny! The story is weak but if raunchy humor and seeing touchy topics get ridiculed is something you’re hungry for, then this film will hit the spot!

Event Coverage
Views San Diego 2016 Comic-Con Exclusive

An exclusive recap of the annual San Diego Comic Con, including the anniversaries of Captain America and NickToons, coverage of Moana, Nancy Cartwright’s first art gallery, and Animaniacs Live!

Views Ice Age: Collision Course

It may be a stale pun to make but it’s still funnier than almost everything in Ice Age: Collision Course: hopefully this franchise is now extinct.

Views Only Yesterday

A young woman from Tokyo reflects back to her life at age ten, leading to a re-evaluation of who she is now. The final theatrical Studio Ghibli film to make it to disc in North America is now here.

Views The Secret Life of Pets

Secret Life barely checks the boxes for what it needs to do and never excels at any of them. A young studio like Illumination should aspire to more; hopefully they’ll learn some new tricks before they get too set in their ways.

Views Around the world with Mila: Additional Character Designer Matthew Bates

Our exclusive look at Mila continues with another key member of the production team.

Views A History of DreamWorks Animation: Part Four – Can’t Stop The Feeling

As Kung Fu Panda 3 arrives on disc, the final of a four-part series looks at the films that nearly caused DreamWorks to collapse and the few that kept the studio alive.

Views Anomalisa

Not for everyone, and certainly not for kids, Anomalisa reminds us that animation is a medium, not a genre, and can be used to tell all kinds of stories, from the fantastical to the mundane…in a fantastical fashion.


Animated News

Pokemon: The First Movie returning to theaters for 20th anniversary

Dreamworks offers $50 million settlement in animation wage-theft lawsuit

Why European animation execs want their own Annie Awards

Did animation kill the family-friendly horror genre?

The Animation Show of Shows includes likely Oscar nominees

“Flying to New Heights”: celebrating 75 years of Disney’s Dumbo

Universal Studios Japan to open world’s largest Minions-themed land

Nemo’s original voice had a cameo in Finding Dory

AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner for $85.4 billion

Video game voice actors go on strike, Disney and Warner Bros. among affected companies

Donald Glover is Lando Calrissian in the upcoming Han Solo film

Watch the first trailer for Hugh Jackman’s final performance as Wolverine in Logan

Watch the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 teaser trailer

Why It’s The Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown! is a visual masterpiece

Watch the first trailer for Elena and the Secret of Avalor

The new Guardians of the Galaxy 2 poster is here

Animated Views makes #42 of the Top 100 animation websites in the world!

My Little Pony confirmed for season 7; three Equestria Girls TV specials also on the way

Leonardo DiCaprio might be bringing “jaded” Captain Planet to the big screen

Trolls to open in China before it comes to the US

Lots of new Rogue One character posters revealed

Transformers, My Little Pony, and more to be featured at “Hascon” in 2017

Paddington 2 officially begins production

Disney releases Moana-themed commercial airliner

The Simpsons joins Gunsmoke as one of only two prime time scripted TV shows to reach 600 episodes

Shrek 5 gets Austin Powers writer attached for screenplay; Sky High sequel in the works?

The Boss Baby teaser trailer is here

Animated reconstruction of lost Doctor Who serial The Power of the Daleks to play in theaters for one day

Disney XD ending Ultimate Spider-Man in January, to be replaced with new Marvel’s Spider-Man

Animated short Borrowed Time makes its online debut

Studio Ghibli animator Michiyo Yasuda passes away at 77

Doc McStuffins voice actress sues Disney over failure to pay merchandise revenue

Emily Blunt is a “nasty pony” in the My Little Pony movie

The latest Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer has launched

We all live in a Lego Submarine! Yellow Submarine gets its own (awesome) Lego set

The new poster for Rogue One is here

Mavis takes over Hotel Transylvania in first look at new Disney Channel series

Elena of Avalor’s origin story to be revealed in TV movie; Jane Fonda to guest star

Sherlock Holmes director Guy Ritchie to conjure up live-action Aladdin for Disney

Empire names Mary Poppins one of the “fifty greatest movie villains of all time” (wait, what?)

First look image and new cast and plot details on Emojimovie

Grab your Thunder Buddies! Ted-themed cafe opens in Japan

Hayley Atwell to reprise Agent Peggy Carter in fourth season of Disney XD Avengers animated series

Finding Dory box office hits $1 billion globally

First The Legend of Korra graphic novel Turf Wars coming out June 2017

William Shatner to voice Two-Face in new Batman animated film

Watch the first trailer for DreamWorks’ Trollhunters

Watch the first trailer for Tangled: The Series

Why Peanuts is seeing a surge in popularity after 65 years

Disenchanted back on track with Hairspray director at the helm; Amy Adams expected to return as Giselle

Beauty and the Beast gets PG rating

Aardman previews 2018 release Early Man

Disney’s live-action Mulan coming November 2018

New A Monster Calls poster revealed

Captain Marvel, Inside Out writer Meg LeFauve becomes director on Disney’s Gigantic

Tim Burton’s history in animation

How the think tank behind Storks challenges Disney/Pixar with its different approach to animation

Fan-made animation imagines an Indiana Jones cartoon

Arrrrr! Watch the first trailer for Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales

Watch the latest trailer for Sword Art Online The Movie: Ordinal Scale




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