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By Tyler Regas | Everything Animated

Crowdfund This: Phil Tippett's MAD GOD, Demented Stop-Motion Animation

I confess that the first two parts of Phil Tippett's <b>Mad God</b> completely passed me by, but now that a kind reader has tipped us off to the existence of …

Animation

CASTLEVANIA Animated Series’ First Trailer Tugs at Nintendo Heartstrings

If you were a video game player growing up in the 1980s, there’s a good chance you spent many hours hunting vampires as Simon Belmont in 1986’s</i> …

Anime

You will never be able to unsee this video of Dan Stevens in his motion capture suit for “Beauty and the Beast”

Disney loyalists beware: After you see what went into Dan Stevens’ portrayal of the Beast in <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>, you may never sleep again. Disney …

Walt Disney Company

Sony Pictures Animation Releases First-Look Image of Animated Short 'Puppy!'

The short is based on SPA's 'Hotel Transylvania' franchise.<p>Sony Pictures Animation has released a first-look image at its upcoming computer animated …

Movies

The Red Turtle: how a Japanese animated classic was made in a North London shed

Inside a garden shed, behind a quiet Edwardian terraced house in suburban north London, strange things have been going on. The shed’s owner is the animator Michael Dudok de Wit; for the past decade, within its humbly creosoted bounds, he has been working on a film like no other.<p>The shed has served …

Animation

Michaël Dudok de Wit on being Studio Ghibli’s first non-Japanese director for The Red Turtle

Dutch director Michaël Dudok de Wit is a firmly established maestro of animation, having won an Oscar for best animated short <i>Father and Daughter</i> in …

Animation

‘Boss Baby 2’ Dated for March 2021 With Alec Baldwin Returning

DreamWorks Animation is moving forward on a sequel to its box office hit “The Boss Baby” and dated the film for March 26, 2021.<p>Alec Baldwin is …

Movies

Hollywood vets' VR shop releases its first animated short

The Virtual Reality Co. (aka the one working with Steven Spielberg) is putting out its first animated VR project, "Raising a Rukus," on Samsung Gear VR.<p>Virtual Reality Co., a VR production house attached to big Hollywood names, released its first animated piece, "Raising a Rukus," for Samsung's …

Virtual Reality

Charlie Chaplin’s The Kid to be reimagined as animated sci-fi film

Variety is reporting that FilmNation is set to reimagine Charlie Chaplin’s 1921 classic <b>The Kid</b> as an animated sci-fi film, which is being directed by …

Science Fiction

Lin-Manuel Miranda joins ‘DuckTales’ reboot

When the “DuckTales” cast records its lines, Lin-Manuel Miranda will be in the room where it happens. The “Hamilton” creator/ex-star is lending his …

Lin-Manuel Miranda

How Samurai Jack Was Born, Died, and Came Back From The Dead

A definitive history of Genndy Tartakovski & Cartoon Network's masterpiece.

Animation

A Beautiful Ode to Space Exploration Made Using Only NASA Apollo Photos

Motion Designer Christian Stangl and his brother, composer Wolfgang Stangl, just created one of the most beautiful odes to space exploration we’ve …

NASA

10 Of The Worst Animated Movies Of All Time

It's hard to decide which animated movies are the "greatest of all time", especially when you include both 2D and 3D features, but telling which ones …

Animated Movies

How the Guardians of the Galaxy Cartoon Perfectly Captures Marvel's Cosmic Spirit

Disney XD's Guardians of the Galaxy is a near-perfect animated version of the big screen franchise, with a style and story all its own.

Comics

New Overwatch animated shorts are on the way

If you're a fan of Overwatch's animated shorts—brief, story-based trailers that fill in details of the combatants' backstories—then you'll be pleased …

PC Gaming

Toy Story 19

<i>Toy Story 4</i> is planned for 2019. That's 24 years after the first movie. You have to wonder how long they can keep it up. This comic from Berkeley …

Toy Story

These Simple Animations Are an Intro to Film Photography

Back in February, we shared a simple animation made by the film brand Ilford that shows how a film SLR works. It turns out that video was the first …

Photography

Watch simple animations on a vintage typewriter breathe new life into everyday words

<b>Greg Condon</b> has brought the world a small piece of genius in his animated short film <i>Disillusionment of 10 Point Font</i>. The clip takes the base …

Animated Movies

Cannes: Manuel Cristóbal, Salvador Simó Talk about ‘Buñuel in the Labyrinth of the Turtles’

Project will be presented at Cannes' Animation Day on May 23<p>CANNES — One of Spain’s most prestigious Spanish animation producers, Manuel Cristóbal …

Animation

Videos: 10 Animated Movie Mistakes You Might Not Have Caught

This is a new video from Screen Rant that lists 10 animated movie mistakes you might not have caught. Mistakes can be found in all movies. It's just …

Animation

Netflix Scoops Stop-Motion Animated Film on Michael Jackson’s Pet Chimp, Bubbles

Another day, another film headed to your <b>Netflix</b> dial. In the latest of their seemingly endless grabs, the streaming giant has landed the …

Movies

Disney Seeks Dismissal of 'Zootopia' Copyright Lawsuit

The studio tells a judge that its hit animated film is nothing like the one pitched by the writer of "Total Recall."<p>The Walt Disney Company is …

Law

Finally! These animated movies have no time for pompous princes and sexist conventions

Movies we can actually learn something from<p>Imagine the headlines (especially ours) that would flood the internet if film studios like Disney were to …

Darth Vader

First Look at 'Ant-Man' Animated Series Is Comic Book Chic

Scott Lang’s Ant-Man is making his way to the small screen by way of <i>Marvel’s Ant-Man</i>, the next installment in Marvel Animation’s series of cartoon …

Superheroes

DreamWorks Animation Dresses Up for ‘Captain Underpants’ Premiere

<b>Thomas Middleditch</b> has walked his fair share of red carpets as the star of HBO’s “Silicon Valley,” so the man knew how to make an entrance Sunday …

Movies

Angry Birds Movie 2 Release Date Set for 2019

The Angry Birds Movie 2 release date set for 2019<p>Following the success of <b>The Angry Birds Movie</b>, which slingshot to nearly $350 million in worldwide …

Movies

Japan's Animation Blu-ray Disc Ranking, May 15-21

Rank<p>Last<br>Week<p>Title<p>Weekly<br>Copies<p>Total<br>Copies<p>Release Date<p>Maker<p>Artist/Category<p>Highest<br>Rank<p>Weeks<br>on Chart<p>1<p>A Silent Voice Film Blu-ray Limited First …

Manga

Movie Review – The Red Turtle (2016)

<b>The Red Turtle</b>, 2016.<p>Directed by Michael Dudok de Wit.<br>Featuring the voice talents of Emmanuel Garijo, Barbara Beretta, Tom Hudson, Baptiste Goy and …

Animation

Videodrome: The Bizarre & Bewitching World of Cult Animation

<i>(Welcome to Videodrome. A recurring column plumbing the depths of vintage underground cinema — from cult, exploitation, trash and grindhouse to</i> …

Indie Music