Walt Disney Animation’s Andrew Millstein and Pixar’s Jim Morris have been promoted to president at the toon studios. The two executives will continue to oversee business operations and production at…
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If Pixar's "Monsters University" scores an Oscar nomination for animated feature, producer Kori Rae will be celebrating with a spouse who knows firsthand what that feels like.
With Disney moving Pixar’s “The Good Dinosaur” from May 30, 2014 to Nov. 25, 2015, the studio has rendered next year the first time since 2005 that the studio won’t release a Pixar film. The Mouse…
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Pixar Animation Studios, which already has proved it’s as much of a fan of cars as Jay Leno with its animated films, has helped the comedian rev up the latest episode of his YouTube series, “Jay Leno…
Walt Disney Co. chairman and CEO Bob Iger kicked off the D23 Expo on Friday with a nod to Walt Disney: “Animation will always be the heart of Disney,” he told thousands inside the Anaheim Convention…
A "Cars" spinoff so overrun with broad cultural stereotypes that it should come with free ethnic-sensitivity training for impressionable kids.
Before it became the most admired brand in showbiz, even before “Toy Story,” Pixar’s first commercial triumph was a software app: Renderman. In the years since, Renderman has remained one of the…
Animated features have never been more popular or more important to Hollywood. Yet the directors of some of Hollywood’s top toon hits are frustrated with the state of animated features — and some are…
As Disney readies to release its animated "Cars"-spinoff "Planes" next month, the studio has a high-flying promotional partner in American Airlines. Disney and the airline are collaborating on a…
Pixar arguably is the most grown-up animation brand out there — but not this weekend. Only 27% of the moviegoers who went to see “Monsters University,” the 14th film from the Disney-owned toon shop…
This zippy, bright-minded prequel scarcely needed to exist, yet makes for perfectly agreeable entertainment now that it does