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  • First look at Riley from Pixar’s Inside Out
    First look at Riley from Pixar’s Inside Out

    He thrilled you with a monster-filled monstropolis, and took you on an adventurous balloon ride above the clouds, Academy Award-winning director Pete Docter (“Monsters, Inc.,” “Up”) is back with “Inside Out,” where he will take us to the most extraordinary location of all—inside the mind. The main character of the…

  • Pixar Releases Details of Next Film “Inside Out”
    Pixar Releases Details of Next Film “Inside Out”

    This week Pixar released details of its next animated film, “Inside Out,” and it has an interesting premise. The movie will focus on five emotions competing for control in the mind of a young 11-year old girl named Riley. As the story starts, she is uprooted from her comfortable Midwest…

  • Pixar’s Toy Story of Terror Now Available for Pre-Order
    Pixar’s Toy Story of Terror Now Available for Pre-Order

    Disney•Pixar’s favorite toys are back! Buzz, Woody, Jessie and the gang reunite with a new friend, Combat Carl, for a spooky tale full of mystery and humor in “Toy Story of Terror” on Blu-ray + Digital Copy, DVD, Digital HD, and Disney Movies Anywhere for the first time August 19th!…

  • Disney’s Planes Attempts Takeoff
    Disney’s Planes Attempts Takeoff

    Disney’s Planes, set in the world of Pixar’s cars, started as Direct to Home Video project from DisneyToon Studios with most of the animation work done out of India via Prana Studios. At some point in the process the powers that be decided that the home video market wasn’t strong…

  • How Pixar Used Light in its Short – The Blue Umbrella
    How Pixar Used Light in its Short – The Blue Umbrella

    Saschka Unseld, director of Pixar’s latest animated short, dishes on the making of The Blue Umbrella including the use of the new Global Illumination System: [W]e used the Global Illumination technology that Monsters [University] used as well. So that helped us massively in getting everything lit more realistically. … [The…

  • Monsters University Shows Pixar Still Has The Magic
    Monsters University Shows Pixar Still Has The Magic

    Prior to Monsters University most audiences will be lucky enough to see the newest short from Pixar – The Blue Umbrella. It’s the least Pixar short of the series in terms of its photo-realistic design, but also somehow completely Pixar too. I don’t want to give anything away, but there…

  • Final Trailer for Pixar’s Monsters University
    Final Trailer for Pixar’s Monsters University

    With the official opening date the Monster’s Inc ‘pre-quel’ just a few weeks away, Disney has released the last trailer for Pixar’s Monsters University: I like the trailer and I like the direction the movie appears to be going. However, it does seem like a lot of the plot is…

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