Click to Skip Ad
Closing in...
Celebrating 17 Years of Film.Biz.Fans.

Animation

  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Oscar Watch: Animated Surprise is 2-D The Secret of Kells

    I checked out this The Secret of Kells trailer when the Annies nominated this little 2-D movie I had never heard of (Disney International has it in some territories). It's Irish. And it was nominated today instead of Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Monsters vs. Aliens, Mary & Max, or Ponyo. Who k...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Fantastic Mr. Fox Acceptance Speech

    At the National Board of Review NYC fete this week, Wes Anderson staged a novel acceptance speech, Fantastic Mr. Fox style.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Best Reviewed Movies of Decade: Pan's Labyrinth, Man on Wire

    The best-reviewed movies of the decade on Metacritic and Rotten Tomatoes are Pan's Labyrinth and Man on Wire, respectively.

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Last Post of 2009: Avatar Passes 800 Million, Year and Decade Wraps, Gilliam's First Short

    Twelve years after Titanic, another late-year James Cameron release is climbing the box office charts. I thought I was safe with my estimate of $1 billion worldwide ($400 m domestic, $600 foreign). But Avatar is already passing $800 million! It could challenge Titanic's $1.8 billion record after all...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Trailer Watch: How to Train Your Dragon

    While most folks would pick Pixar over Dreamworks animation any day, Jeffrey Katzenberg does know how to craft accessible commercial movies like Madagascar and Shrek (the fourth installment is in the works under live-action director Mike Mitchell). But I am hearing good buzz on How to Train Your Dra...

    Read More »
  • Thompson on Hollywood
    2 comments
    tweet
    0

    Oscar Watch: No Costume Nom Possible for Fantastic Mr. Fox

    For those who harbored hopes that Wes Anderson's animated feature Fantastic Mr. Fox might be eligible for a costume prize, it isn't. My pal Jane in the Academy would happily vote for it--even if it was shot in stop-motion. But when we looked up the credits, we saw no designer. I checked with Fox Se...

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Wallace and Gromit, Jessica Rabbit and other uniquely entertaining gift ideas

    Wallace and Gromit, Jessica Rabbit and other uniquely entertaining gift ideas

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    UP

    UP

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Ponyo

    Ponyo

    Read More »
  • Leonard Maltin
    0 comments
    tweet
    0

    Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs

    Cloudy With A Chance of Meatballs

    Read More »

Recent Posts


  • Best of the Week: Oscar Bait, Missing ...Thompson on Hollywood
  • New York Film Festival to Revive Paul ...Animation Scoop
  • John WickFantastic Fest Review: Hitman Thriller ...The Playlist