Animation

Behind the tech that built Pixar's 'Cars 3'

CNET gets an early peek at the upcoming animated film and talks to the teams that make the magic happen.<p>Ladies and Gentlemen, start your engines! It's about to get muddy.<p>"Cars 3" is the latest installment to Pixar's four-wheel franchise. In case you're not keeping track, Cars movies have earned …

Cars 3

Cars 3 or: How Lightning McQueen Gets His Groove Back

The road ahead<p>Pixar's <i>Cars</i> franchise has had somewhat of a split personality so far, starting off as a traditional sports movie in its first iteration before veering into a completely new direction in its sequel as a comedy spy adventure. But like a NASCAR driver continually turning left, the series …

Cars 3

Here’s why all your favourite cartoon characters are yellow

The reasons are threefold<p>One of the first shows to introduce an entirely yellow cast was <i>The Simpsons</i>, and their colour was chosen to differentiate …

Design

Rick And Morty: Virtual Rick-ality is a lesson in playful fan service

Rick and Morty’s leap into virtual reality is a lesson in sharply executed fan service. Here, we offer our impressions and speak to the studio …

Virtual Reality

Cars Franchise Creative Head Theorizes the Cars Killed Off Humans

The longstanding question of what happened to the humans in Disney-Pixar's Cars universe gets an unofficial answer from Jay Ward, the franchise’s crea

Cars 3

Shaun enters the virtual world with Shaun the Sheep Movie Barn VR experience

ardman have today released their first ever Aardman character VR experience, Shaun the Sheep Movie Barn VR!<p>The free app is available to download from …

Virtual Reality

Wes Anderson’s ‘Isle of Dogs’ Poster Has Lots of Akira Kurosawa (and Dogs)

On Tuesday, the first poster for <b>Wes Anderson</b>’s newest feature film since 2014’s <i>The Grand Budapest Hotel</i> was released. Whilst not much is known about …

Filmmaking

Lego Animation Day

<b>Lego Animation Day</b><p>This is a one day workshop for budding Lego animators out there. The day will focus on making a short animated film. Experienced …

Lego

A First Look at Gina Rodriguez’s Character in the Animated Film The Star

Within reading the first few pages of <i>The Star</i>‘s script, actress <b>Gina Rodriguez</b> knew she wanted to be involved in the new animated film by Sony …

Golden Globes

The Biggest Animated Moments of Winter 2017

It's been a few weeks since most winter 2017 TV anime offerings came to an end. And that means we're due a rundown of the titles that stood out from …

Anime

Frozen 2: Sequel to highest-grossing animated film of all time gets a release date

Global phenomenon will hit cinemas in November 2019.<p>Parents, brace yourselves. Disney has finally announced the release date for the Frozen …

Walt Disney Company

Disney Animation Producers Say They Were Left Out of $100 Million Settlement

In January, Disney agreed to pay $100 million to settle claims that it conspired with its competitors to suppress animators’ wages. The agreement …

Pixar

Why Pixar Revealed Cars 3 With Lightning McQueen's Crash

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Cars 3

The poster for Wes Anderson’s next movie is here, and we are so doggone intrigued

Film director Wes Anderson is known for his quirky and unique films, and his next movie appears to follow that same mold. The poster for Anderson’s</i> …

Wes Anderson

Real-Life Gotham City Being Built in Abu Dhabi

The massive Warner Bros. World park also feature areas inspired by Superman's Metropolis, Looney Tunes and Hanna-Barbera.<p><i>Batman v Superman</i> may have …

DC Comics

Maker Spotlight: Peter Hudson

<b>Name:</b> Peter Hudson <b><br>Home:</b> San Francisco, California <b><br>Day Job:</b> Stage Hand, Set Dresser for Theater, Film and TV<p>Website<p><b>How did you get started making?</b><p>As soon as I could walk I was making. I grew up in Ben Lomond, near Santa Cruz, and developed an early fascination for film making, animation and magic. I …

Inspiration

Story Telling- The art of learning through animation for science, Language Arts and Social…

Story Telling- The art of learning through animation for science, Language Arts and Social Emotional Learning. Parables are powerful …

Watch David Hasselhoff in an AI-scripted short film

Robots are slowly taking more and more jobs -- and soon, they'll come for the writers (<i>gulp</i>). That's the pitch behind director Oscar Sharp and AI researcher Ross Goodwin's short film <i>It's No Game</i>, in which an artificial intelligence swoops in during a Hollywood writer's strike to pen a script for …

Artificial Intelligence

None Of The Modern Game Has Still Achieved The Facial Animations Like LA Noire Why ?

it’s been six years since the release of <i>LA Noire</i>, with no signs of a sequel on the horizon anytime soon Even by today’s standards, the level of …

PlayStation

WATCH: Stop-motion Lego video of Jack Nicklaus winning 1970 Open is amazing

Jack Nicklaus nearly clips Doug Sanders with his putter after winning at St. Andrews<p>I'm always entranced by stop-motion videos, and this one of Jack Nicklaus winning the 1970 British Open over Doug Sanders is a gem. It took 90 holes as both men finished at 5 under that year at St. Andrews before …

Golf

This Startup Wants to Make Virtual Reality’s First Blockbuster Movie

Virtual reality is already big in the gaming world, but Hollywood and Silicon Valley are still trying to figure out how to reach a mass audience with …

Virtual Reality

'Suitably dorky': Kids who burst in on their dad's BBC interview inspire animated series

A new animated series has been made about Marion and James Kelly, the children who became a viral hit after interrupting their father’s television interview with BBC World News.<p>Professor Robert Kelly was talking to the broadcaster about the impeachment of South Korea’s president Park Geun-hye in …

Korean Peninsula

Cat City, An Amusing Animation About a Cat Who Runs Away From Home to Live on His Own Terms

Cat City, a really amusing animation by Victoria Vincent that tells the story of a determined runaway cat who gets an apartment, a job that pays well …

How The Internet Designed a Hot, Smart Wife for Rick Sanchez

As far as <i>Rick and Morty</i> fans know, Rick Sanchez has one biological daughter, Beth Smith, née Sanchez. He conceived her with his ex-wife, who’s never …

TV

Sony's Animated Spider-Man Movie Will Have A 'Throwback' Vibe

Miles Morales' animated Spider-Man movie will feature a kid-friendly throwback tale promises star Liev Schreiber.

Superheroes

Animation vs. game dev: Everything creator David OReilly breaks down the differences

<i>"Games develop in a way that I can only describe as organic, in that they tend to start as a core and then grow outward. With animation, it's more of</i> …

Game Design

Filer startup Qumulo chosen to help tame the DreamWorks dragon

<b>Case study</b> HPE has enabled DreamWorks Animation to replace legacy storage systems by having Qumulo software running on its Apollo servers.<p>HPE is a …

Dreamworks

China sees robust box office growth for animated films: report

China saw robust growth in the animation box office in 2016 despite a sluggish overall movie market, said a report released Monday at an …

Animated Movies

Disney On Ice Passport to Adventure announce UK tour - Here's where you can get tickets

Disney has announced a UK tour of one of it's most popular shows, Disney on Ice.<p>To celebrate 25 years of some of the worlds most popular and …

39 Non-Disney Animated Movies You'll Definitely Want To Watch

Oh, and you don't have to be a kid to enjoy them, either.<p>Posted on April 24, 2017, 07:48 GMT<p>We recently asked members of the BuzzFeed Community for the most underrated non-Disney animated movies. Here are some of their faves.<p>1. <i>Anastasia</i><p>"Anastasia was my 'princess' growing up. When I visited my …