Month: July 2012 – page 2

Ernest Borgnine passes away at age 95

Legendary actor Ernest Borgnine, who won an Oscar for his performance in the film Marty, has passed away at age 95, The Atlantic Wire is reporting. In recent years, Borgnine was best known to both kids and cartoon fans as the voice of Mermaidman on SpongeBob SquarePants, the retired superhero is who is SpongeBob’s hero. Borgnine also […]

Superman Vs. The Elite

Joe Kelly’s personal diatribe against antiheroes hits more than it misses, giving us a Superman that we can believe in. The inconsistent animation undermines the effort, but the great bonus features help to save the Blu-ray.

The Art of Brave: an interview with author and Pixar story artist Jenny Lerew

Jeremie Noyer speaks with Pixar story artist – and author of the Studio’s latest Art Of… tome – Jenny Lerew about the wonderfully atmospheric images of Brave!

New Rise of the Guardians trailer

The first full trailer for DreamWorks Animation’s Rise of the Guardians has just been revealed on iTunes. In addition to showcasing some gorgeous animation, the preview also gives us our first real look at the film’s main character, Jack Frost. Starring Chris Pine, Jude Law, Hugh Jackman, Isla Fisher and Alec Baldwen, Rise of the […]

The making of Disney’s Treasure Planet

A treat for fans of Disney’s underrated, Oscar-nominated animated feature Treasure Planet can be found today on The site has an excellent–and very long–look at the making of the film, which covers everything from the movie’s history to the process of animation used to create Long John Silver and the sci-fi landscapes. In addition, the […]

Hanks and Yahoo! Collaborate on Electric City

Tom Hanks and Yahoo! have teamed up for an exclusive web-only animated series, Electric City. Collider has the first promo for the 90 minute epic set in a futuristic, dystopian city with Hanks starring as the lead character. Reliance Entertainment and Playtone are responsible for the 360 interactiveness, involving social, digital, mobile, and gaming media. […]

Sealab 2020: The Complete Series

Is it as boring as it’s reputation suggests? Or is it an exciting and educational gem? Is it more SeaQuest or Jonny Quest? Read our review to find out!

First images from Paperman now online

The first images from Disney’s upcoming animated short Paperman have been revealed by The short, which uses new technology to make CGI animation look as though it was drawn by hand, will debut in front of Wreck-It Ralph in theaters this November.