Month: March 2022

Get groovy with the full Minions: The Rise of Gru trailer

It’s been a long time since we last had a trailer for Minions: The Rise of Gru–more than two years, as a matter of fact–but that finally changed today with the launch of a full preview, which you can watch in the player above. The latest in the billion dollar franchise is set to at long last […]

Scrat’s a dad in the Ice Age: Scrat Tales trailer

The trailer for Ice Age: Scrat Tales is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. Unlike the recent The Ice Age Adventures of Buck Wild, these shorts were actually produced by Blue Sky Studios before their doors were shut down for good last year. The shorts arrive on Disney+ this April. Ice […]

Oscar Night 2022

Tonight’s the night. The winners of the 94th Annual Academy Awards will be announced this evening. And we’ll be here covering it as part of our annual Oscar event, now in its 18th year! Be sure to join us for a live chat during the show this evening!

Encanto co-director Byron Howard looking for second Oscar win
Why Flee deserves to win all three of its major Oscar categories
Beauty and the Beast team reflect on Oscar run in 1992
Production Designer Rona Liu on Turning Red

Turning Red has pastels, promotes believability over photorealism, and of course glorifies chunky cuteness. In this exclusive interview, find out what makes the new Pixar film visually so special.

Animated Play-Doh movie in development from Hasbro
Fear the Puss in Boots: The Last Wish trailer if you dare

The first trailer for the long-delayed Puss in Boots: The Last Wish is now online, and you can check it out in the player above. The story looks action-packed and fun, but some audiences may be taken aback a notably more “stylized” animation style than the more realistic look of the previous Shrek films. The movie opens […]

Everything speeds up with the final Sonic the Hedgehog 2 trailer

The full trailer for Sonic the Hedgehog 2 is now online, and from the looks of things, it seems as though this installment is really going to ramp up the action. The first Sonic movie was well-received by critics and audiences, and was a big enough hit for Paramount to almost immediately greenlight a sequel. It zooms […]

The Mitchells vs. The Machines and Arcane lead Netflix domination of Annie Awards

The Mitchells vs. The Machines garnered 8 awards including Best Feature and Arcane swept all 9 awards it was nominated for including Best General TV Production in what was a big night for Netflix as animation on the streaming service won a total of 20 awards.

Dune and Encanto lead all winners at 20th Annual VES Awards
The Force is strong with Obi-Wan Kenobi in teaser trailer

Disney and Lucasfilm have finally released a teaser trailer for the highly anticipated limited series Obi-Wan Kenobi, which can be viewed above. Set ten years after Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith, the series chronicles a period during Obi-Wan Kenobi’s exile on Tatooine, watch from afar the growth of a young Luke […]

A case for Flee surprising in Best Documentary Feature
Four classic anime that inspired Turning Red
Animated Views’ 2022 Oscar Contest

Animated Views is giving away $50 worth of movies — your choice of Amazon or Fandango gift cards — during our 18th Annual Oscar Event! Enter today for your chance to win!

Apple teases first look at Skydance’s Luck

At its media event today, Apple previewed a clip from Skydance Animation’s upcoming film, Luck, along with several other movies currently on or coming soon to the streaming service. The film is directed by Peggy Holmes, written by Kiel Murray, and stars Eva Noblezada, Simon Pegg, Jane Fonda, Whoopi Goldberg, Flula Borg, Lil Rel Howery, […]

DreamWorks teases Puss in Boots sequel trailer dropping in eight days