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Views World of Tomorrow

A fascinating short film about life that is both simple and complex.

Views Kung Fu Panda 3

The martial arts trilogy has a satisfying conclusion, warm, funny, and with a heart as big as its panda hero’s tummy.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #114: Bibo Bergeron Interview – Director of A Monster in Paris

Mason and Chelsea chat with the French director of Road to El Dorado, Shark Tale, and A Monster in Paris, Mr. Bibo Bergeron.

Views The Hunchback Of Notre Dame: Studio Cast Recording

Though not perfect, this dark and enchanting take on the Disney animated feature is a pleasure to hear.

Views Norm Of The North

Simply unbearable.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #113: The Boxtrolls – Oh, Mason, Where Art Thou?!

Mason is out of town so it’s another “Morgan & Chelsea episode” – in the same room! – taking on Laika’s third film, The Boxtrolls!

Views Dragons: Race To The Edge

Those new to the series may be confused, but Race To The Edge provides fans with quality storytelling and animation that make it DreamWorks’ best animated series.

Views The Art Of The Good Dinosaur and Funny! 25 Years Of Laughter From The Pixar Story Room

A peek at Chronicle’s two most recent Pixar art books.

Views Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Even with a somewhat uneven tone, J.J. Abrams crafts a truly magical and nostalgic trip back to a galaxy far, far away. Our review is (mostly) spoiler-free.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #110: Don Bluth & Gary Goldman Interview

The Rotoscopers sit down with Don Bluth and Gary Goldman to discuss the Dragon’s Lair movie and crowdsourcing campaign.

Views The Lion Guard: Return Of The Roar

The story may not be king, but terrific animation and catchy songs make The Lion Guard a worthy adventure for its target audience. Kids will adore it.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #109: The Good Dinosaur – Brought to You By Montana!

The Rotoscopers review Pixar’s second feature to be released in 2015, The Good Dinosaur.

Views Sanjay Patel talks about his Super Team

Any film is served best if its story can be told from a personal perspective. Read to find out how Patel’s heritage informed his short film, which precedes The Good Dinosaur.

Views Inside Animation Supervisor Victor Navone’s mind

Our exclusive interview spotlights one of the key talents behind Pixar’s masterpiece Inside Out.

Views The Good Dinosaur

There is nothing terribly wrong with The Good Dinosaur — if you consider it a children’s movie. But for the rest of us expecting something meteor meatier from Pixar, the story here is just too ordinary and uninspired.

Views Toy Story That Time Forgot

The traditions of Toy Story are put aside for what is essentially an overlong imaginary sequence (without anyone imagining). It’s fun while it lasts but may easily end up being forgotten.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #108: The Peanuts Movie – Are There Peanuts Brand Peanuts?

The Rotoscopers jump into the world of Charles Schulz for Blue Sky Studios’ 2015 animated film The Peanuts Movie.

Views The Peanuts Movie

Whether you think the filmmakers successfully kicked the ball or fell flat on their backs all depends on whether you were expecting a faithful adaptation or a modern take.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #107: Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs – Walkin’ in a Render Wonderland

The Rotoscopers take on the 2009 Sony Animation film Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #106: Lilo & Stitch – Bait and Stitch

Its Halloween and, even though they’re not reviewing a spooky film, the Rotoscopers still got dressed up in their costumes to review Disney’s 2002 film Lilo & Stitch.

The Rotoscopers
Views Animation Addicts Podcast #105: Hotel Transylvania 2 – “I Love Your Chocolate Cereal!”

The Rotoscopers get together for the latest podcast and review Sony’s 2015 animated film Hotel Transylvania 2.

Views Hotel Transylvania 2

While not as original or surprising as the first film, Hotel Transylvania 2 still touches the heart-strings and tickles the funny-bone. Kids will love it and adults won’t die of boredom either.

Views Lego Star Wars: The New Yoda Chronicles

The Force is fun with this one, providing cheeky Robot Chicken-style humor that Star Wars fans of all ages should find hilarious.

Views Star Wars – Rebels: Complete Season One

Bridging the gap between the film trilogies, Rebels’ initial season inches its way towards being epic, setting up what promises to be an even stronger second season.

Views Animation visionary Glen Keane talks about Nephtali

Our exclusive wide-ranging interview focuses on Keane’s new short, touching on dance, music, faith, and the new technologies shaping animation in unimaginable ways.


Animated News

Inside Out the big winner at 2016 Annie Awards

My Little Pony: Friends Across Equestria coming to DVD in March

First Look at The Walking Dead‘s Norman Reedus on Turbo: F.A.S.T.

Kung Fu Panda 3 should easily win second weekend at box office

Dead-eyed polar bear cubs grace latest Norm of the North banner

What could potential Hasbro/Mattel merger mean for movies?

Women in Animation leads push to get more females into toon business

Director Eric Darnell, Baobab Studios pioneering virtual reality animated films

Annecy announces 12-part spotlight on French animation

Weird Al to voice Disney’s Milo Murphy’s Law

Hades will be the next Disney character to show up on Once Upon a Time

Joe Alaskey, voice of Bugs Bunny and Daffy Duck, passes away at 63

Zootopia soundtrack details

First Ratchet and Clank commercials bring the game to life

No one has ever won more Oscars than Walt Disney

New international Ice Age 5 trailer

Disney, Pixar sweep VES animation awards; Star Wars tops live-action films

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens official game announcement trailer launches

Has The Muppets gotten better?

Yes, they are still making Land Before Time sequels

Groundbreaking Walt Disney and Salvador Dali exhibits open in St Petersburg

Watch the Magnum P.I. inspired Archer season 7 promo

Kung Fu Panda 3 opens #1 in both U.S. and China

Lost Oswald cartoon premieres as Snow White bonus feature

First look at X-Men ’92 Vol. 2 #1, continuing to revive 90’s animated series

Watch an animated recut of the Suicide Squad trailer

Chris Hardwick to guest star on Turbo: F.A.S.T. as an internet troll

Avatar 2 will (finally) begin production in April

Dwayne Johnson shares behind-the-scenes pic of first day recording song for Moana

First look at season 6 of My Little Pony reveals new baby pony character

Kung Fu Panda 3 is “Skadooshing” the competition at box office

Here’s why the dinosaurs in Jurassic World looked so cool

Star Wars almost certainly won’t top Avatar as the biggest movie of all time

Michael Sheen joins Finding Dory cast

Justice League Action to bring back Kevin Conroy as Batman and Mark Hamill as Joker

A look at Life, Animated documentary about boy coping with autism through Disney films

Kung Fu Panda 3 opens


DreamWorks' Kung Fu Panda 3 opens today in 3,955 theatres according to Box Office Mojo. The film is doing well with the critics, with a 79% at Rotten Tomatoes. Their critical consensus: "Kung Fu Panda 3 boasts the requisite visual splendor, but like its rotund protagonist, this sequel's narrative is also surprisingly nimble, adding up to animated fun for the whole family". It should easily take the weekend crown, with BOM projecting a $52.4 million take, while Box Office Prophets predicts a lower but still weekend topping $38.4 million.

Bringing Richard Parker to life in Life of Pi

A petition wants Danny DeVito to be the English language voice of Detective Pikachu

Harrison Ford to unveil Disney’s Star Wars theme park plans in TV special

First full trailer for The Secret Life of Pets debuts

Things get hairy in the new trailer for Trolls

Sit Down with the Kung Fu Panda 3 cast

Zootopia animation team explains how they brought the characters to life

Pikachu can talk in upcoming Detective Pikachu video game

Pixar’s new app gives the blind a new way to experience movies

A Nick Toons film is in early development at Paramount

New Kubo and the Two Strings trailer, posters

First Zootopia clip released

Here’s why Kung Fu Panda 3 will be a panda-sized hit

The five most underrated DreamWorks Animation movies

J.K. Simmons, Dustin Hoffman discuss Kung Fu Panda 3

Angelina Jolie, Jack Black discuss Kung Fu Panda 3

Watch the brand new trailer for Angry Birds

The new trailer for Justice League Vs. Teen Titans

Disney’s Aladdin will fly across the U.S. in 2017 national tour

A new (and very brief) international teaser for Finding Dory swims online

New Secret Life of Pets poster

Breaking down the surprising Oscars animation race

Kung Fu Panda 3 expected to fortify DreamWorks’ ties to China




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