‘Bao’ includes Chinese character, an adorable dumpling, and Pixar’s first female director of a short
Apr04

‘Bao’ includes Chinese character, an adorable dumpling, and Pixar’s first female director of a short

Disney-Pixar’s newest animated short will be called BAO and at its center will be a Chinese-Canadian woman and an adorable bao come to life. Directed by storyboard artist Domee Shi — Pixar’s first female director for an animated short — the short will feature elements that Shi drew from her background as a child of Chinese immigrants. Shi told Entertainment Weekly exclusively: “Often times it felt like my mom...

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First sneak peek trailer for INCREDIBLES 2 released during Olympics
Feb15

First sneak peek trailer for INCREDIBLES 2 released during Olympics

During the Olympics last night we got our first official sneak peek at scenes and visuals for the highly-anticipated sequel with INCREDIBLES 2. As previously announced the film picks up literally where the first one left off and the action grows from there. RELATED POST Get back to work with awesome INCREDIBLES 2 teaser poster In INCREDIBLES 2, Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while...

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Get back to work with awesome INCREDIBLES 2 teaser poster
Feb12

Get back to work with awesome INCREDIBLES 2 teaser poster

A special PSA from Disney-Pixar this morning via twitter reminds all supers to not mix the delicates with the indestructibles! The funny poster is a nod to the family dynamic of the Parr family from the upcoming INCREDIBLES 2. RELATED POST INCREDIBLES 2 cast confirmed In Disney-Pixar’s INCREDIBLES 2, everyone’s favorite family of superheroes is back but this time Helen (voice of Holly Hunter) is in the spotlight, leaving Bob (voice...

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REVIEW: The El Capitan Theatre delivers unmatched engagement of Disney-Pixar’s latest COCO
Nov25

REVIEW: The El Capitan Theatre delivers unmatched engagement of Disney-Pixar’s latest COCO

Now through December 10 you can experience Disney-Pixar’s AMAZING new COCO at the El Capitan Theater with a slew of extras that go above and beyond what you’ll find at your local mall. As always is presented in brilliant Dolby Vision Laser Projection & Dolby Atmos Sound Technology but beyond that, your movie ticket gets you the adorable Olaf character live appearance. And if you go through November 26 you’ll also...

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Menzel, Bell, Iger; Disney and Pixar top brass show for John Lasseter top honor at WDFM
Nov13

Menzel, Bell, Iger; Disney and Pixar top brass show for John Lasseter top honor at WDFM

On Tuesday November 8th, 2017 The 3rd Annual Walt Disney Family Museum Gala was held at the Golden Gate Club inside the Presidio in San Francisco California.  The club exterior was lined with classic roadsters and decor seemingly straight from Adventureland and led guests to the fundraiser event honoring John Lasseter, Chief Creative Officer of Pixar and Walt Disney Animation Studios, with the Diane Disney Miller Lifetime Achievement...

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COCO special engagement at El Capitan Theatre includes Mariachi Divas and Ballet Folklorico
Nov08

COCO special engagement at El Capitan Theatre includes Mariachi Divas and Ballet Folklorico

Disney•Pixar’s COCO is coming to the fabulous El Capitan Theatre for a special limited engagement from November 22 to December 10. As always the feature is presented in brilliant Dolby Vision Laser Projection & Dolby Atmos Sound Technology and will include a few great extras that your local cineplex will be hard-pressed to offer! The Curtain Show before the film will be a fiesta of lights featuring music and imagery...

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PHOTOS: COCO exclusive sneak peek debuts at Disney California Adventure
Nov05

PHOTOS: COCO exclusive sneak peek debuts at Disney California Adventure

Now through the holiday season, visitors to Disney Parks can experience an exclusive sneak peek of Disney-Pixar‘s upcoming animated feature COCO. We checked out the preview today at Disney California Adventure where the preview is taking place at the “It’s Tough to Be a Bug!” theater in “a bug’s land.” The expected use of 3D with special in-theater effects is in place here to preview the beautiful new feature. Inside the loading...

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Interesting brand collaborations for upcoming Pixar flick COCO; Airbnb, Ancestry
Nov01

Interesting brand collaborations for upcoming Pixar flick COCO; Airbnb, Ancestry

Any Disney film is going to have an expected combination of brand partnerships to cross-promote their film and unrelated products. Most often seen as food tie-ins or airplane wraps there’s always a wealth of ways in which Disney cobrands their products, today they announced the new partnerships for the upcoming Disney-Pixar COCO and there’s a mix of expected and awesomely different approaches for the upcoming original...

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PICTORIAL: Take in the beautiful ‘Dia de los Muertos’ celebration at DCA, Pixar’s COCO on display
Sep18

PICTORIAL: Take in the beautiful ‘Dia de los Muertos’ celebration at DCA, Pixar’s COCO on display

We’re just a few months away from the theatrical release of Disney-Pixar’s COCO and just a few weeks away from “Dia de los Muertos” but there’s a lot in store to celebrate the festive holiday and the upcoming animated feature. At Disney California Adventure, the “Dia de los Muertos” celebrations have been dialed up over previous years with new entertainment and food options. It all takes place...

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Walt Disney Studios bring a slew of presentations for #D23Expo from Marvel, Pixar, and more
Jun27

Walt Disney Studios bring a slew of presentations for #D23Expo from Marvel, Pixar, and more

One of the biggest events during the D23 Expo is the Walt Disney Studios Presentation. This is when us Disney nerds get to freak out on the exclusive content for some of the most anticipated movies. At two marquee Hall D23 presentations, the Studio will give fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse at its upcoming releases, with animated films from Walt Disney Animation Studios and Pixar Animation Studios showcased on Friday, July 14, and...

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