Month: October 2019

Studio Ghibli Films to stream on HBO Max
Thirty-two films up for Animated Oscar consideration

Thirty-two features have been submitted for consideration in the Animated Feature Film category for the 92nd Academy Awards: Abominable The Addams Family The Angry Birds Movie 2 Another Day of Life Away Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles Children of the Sea Dilili in Paris Frozen II Funan Genndy Tartakovsky’s ‘Primal’ – Tales of […]

The Addams Family 2 already announced for Halloween 2021
Vietnam pulls Abominable over map of disputed South China Sea
The Addams Family scares up $30 million

The Addams Family managed to scare up a pretty solid opening weekend, earning $30 million, Box Office Mojo is reporting. While it wasn’t nearly enough to eclipse Joker for the top spot during its second weekend, it easily beat all newcomers, landing in a very healthy second place. The opening was a relief for United Artists, which has […]

Elsa’s out to save the day in international Frozen II trailer

A brand new international trailer for Frozen II is now online, and can be viewed in the player above. Be warned that international trailers tend to be far more heavy on spoilers than their domestic counterparts, so watch at your own risk. The anticipated release arrives everywhere November 22nd. Why was Elsa born with magical powers? […]

New character posters for Frozen II released

A batch of new character posters for Frozen II from Japan have just been revealed via the IMP Awards, and you can check them all out below. Frozen II opens everywhere November 22nd. Why was Elsa born with magical powers? The answer is calling her and threatening her kingdom. Together with Anna, Kristoff, Olaf and Sven, she’ll set out on […]

Man can talk to the animals in the Doolittle trailer

The first trailer for Doolittle is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. The film stars Robert Downey Jr. as the the titular doctor, along with an all-star cast voicing the movie’s many talking animals. Originally set for a Memorial Day release next year, the big budget adaptation of the classic story […]

Dwayne Johnson sets sail in the Jungle Cruise teaser

The first trailer for Disney’s Jungle Cruise is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. In addition, a new poster for the film has also been revealed. Originally set to come out this month, Jungle Cruise splashes into theaters July 24th. Inspired by the famous Disneyland theme park ride, Disney’s JUNGLE CRUISE […]

The Addams Family opens

UA/MGM’s The Addams Family opens today in 4,007 theatres according to Box Office Mojo. The critics are calling the film altogether ooky, with a 33% score at Rotten Tomatoes. Their consensus: “The Addams Family’s starry voice cast and eye-catching animation aren’t enough to outweigh its saccharine handling of the delightfully dark source material”. BOM still […]

An Addams Family history
Which actors played each creepy and kooky Addams Family member best?
How to Train Your Dragon Homecoming holiday special to air on NBC

DreamWorks Animation has announced that a brand new How to Train Your Dragon holiday special will air on NBC this fall. The story will take place after the events of the film trilogy and focus on a now married Hiccup and Astrid. In addition to airing on television, a DVD release is also slated for it shortly […]

How How to Train Your Dragon revolutionized computer animation
How The Addams Family returns the characters to their cartoon roots
Adventure awaits in latest Onward trailer

Disney and Pixar have launched the latest trailer to the upcoming animated fantasy feature Onward, which can be seen above. The trailer fleshes out the core story of teenage elf brothers Ian and Barley Lightfoot venturing to use the dying art of magic to spend one day with their late father. The film will be […]

Frozen II gets MPAA rating

Perhaps unsurprisingly, Box Office Mojo is reporting that Frozen II has been rated ‘PG’ for “action/peril and some thematic elements.” This fell in line with where expectations had it, as the original Frozen received the exact same rating back in 2013 (of course, many also argued that it could’ve been rated ‘G’ without raising any objections). So far, the only major […]

Karen Pendleton, one of the original Mouseketeers, passes away
Santa gets his origin story in the trailer for Klaus

The full trailer for Netflix’s Klaus is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. The movie is earning a fair amount of buzz for its unique animation style, which looks similar to the “hand-drawn meets computer-generated” appearance of the “Steadfast Tin Soldier” sequence in Fantasia 2000. The film will launch in select […]

Rick & Morty are back and as demented as ever in Season 4 trailer

If you’ve been missing Rick & Morty, you’ll be relieved to find out that they’ll be back very soon…even if it’s for a short while. Adult Swim just released the trailer for Season 4, and it’s exactly as demented as fans of the series would expect (it’s also NSFW, so viewer discretion is advised). But with […]

Cast discusses bringing “modern issues” to animated Addams Family