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All the details of Disney’s new film Encanto revealed

Cast, characters, story, staff, music, motivations — everything you might want to know about the film if you just can’t wait to find out by actually watching it!

The Bob’s Burgers Movie gets May 2022 release date
Rats Of NIMH animated series based on books in works at Fox
Casting announced for Dan Harmon’s Krapopolis
On Blue’s Clues 25th anniversary, former host has message for now grown-up fans

So about that time Steve went off to college… #BluesClues25 pic.twitter.com/O8NOM2eRjy — Nick Jr. (@nickjr) September 7, 2021

Disney+ reveals poster for animated Diary of a Wimpy Kid movie
The Croods: Family Tree TV series coming to Hulu and Peacock
Remembering Ed Asner’s voiceover legacy
New Ron’s Gone Wrong song from Liam Payne drops released
First images from Netflix’s live action Cowboy Bebop series revealed
Idris Elba to play Knuckles in Sonic The Hedgehog 2
Vivo, Sony’s Cuban rhapsody, is ready to shine on Netflix
Lego Star Wars Terrifying Tales coming to Disney+ in October
“Disney Princess” culture isn’t toxic, study finds
Pixar teases Turning Red with trailer and poster

“Growing up is a beast. Check out the new trailer for the upcoming all-new original feature film Turning Red from Pixar Animation Studios’ director Domee Shi, who won an Oscar for her 2018 short film, Bao. Young actress Rosalie Chiang lends her voice to Mei Lee, a 13-year-old who suddenly ‘poofs’ into a giant red […]

The Addams Family 2 vacation themed character posters released
Spirit Untamed now available on demand

DreamWorks’ Spirit Untamed is available on demand starting today after playing in theaters since June 4th. The reviews are mixed, with the film earning 44% at Rotten Tomatoes. Their critical consensus: “While it might be a passable diversion for younger viewers, Spirit Untamed is a middling sequel that lacks the essential energy suggested by its […]

Stream Luca soundtrack online

Walt Disney Records released Disney and Pixar’s Luca Original Motion Picture Soundtrack, composed and produced by Dan Romer, this past weekend. The score was recorded with an 82-piece orchestra at the Newman Recording Stage, and was orchestrated and conducted by Mark Graham. Romer performed on accordion and acoustic guitar. According to the Disney press release: […]

Luca opens on Disney+

Pixar’s Luca is out today on Disney+. It’s a hit with the critics earning a 91% on Rotten Tomatoes. Their consensus: “Slight but suffused with infectious joy, the beguiling Luca proves Pixar can play it safe while still charming audiences of all ages.”

Netflix and Aardman tease Robin Robin musical holiday special

Netflix has released the teaser trailer for the upcoming stop-animation musical holiday special, Robin Robin, debuting on the service on November 27th, 2021. The 30 minute special is produced for Netflix by Aardman Animation. The synopsis: “When her egg fortuitously rolls into a rubbish dump, Robin is raised by a loving family of mice. As […]