I saw “Planes: Fire & Rescue” last month at the Disney Parks Blog event and gave it a mini-review at that time. It’s a small step in the right direction from DisneyToon Studios, a division that has been doing alright with it’s series of Tinkerbell… Read More »Planes: Fire & Rescue Opens Today
I was recently able to take in a preview viewing of this summer’s new animated feature from DisneyToon Studios “Planes: Fire & Rescue.” I enjoyed the first “Planes” movie and expected a very similar movie in the sequel. Turns out that Planes 2 soars above the original with not just new characters, but a whole new development arc for Dusty Crophopper.
Here’s an extended preview to whet your appetite:
The original movie was always intended just to introduce the audience to the idea that Planes exist in the world of Pixar’s Cars. It was successful and now Disney’s storytellers can explore that world with a new series of films. If this is an example of the quality of films to come, I’m definitely ready for more.
Disney’s Planes: Fire & Rescue comes to theatres on July 18!
Head below the jump for a World Cup themed teaser trailer from the smoke jumpers of “Planes: Fire & Rescue”
Like Pixar’s Toy Story 2, it started out as a direct to video movie, but unlike other films in the Cars universe, this one is animated by Disneytoon Studios. They’ve done a great job with the Tinkerbell movies, so I was not surprised to see… Read More »New trailer for Disney’s Planes
While the first trailer for Planes was largely a take on Top Gun, this new trailer firmly places the film in the land of Pixar’s Cars. What’s nice to see is that the animation holds up the Pixar standards. All that’s left to see now… Read More »New Trailer for Disney’s Planes Soars over Cars Land
A new extended clip from Disney’s Planes has just been released: From above the world of Pixar’s “Cars” comes “Disney’s Planes,” an action-packed 3D animated comedy adventure featuring Dusty (voice of Dane Cook), a plane with dreams of competing as a high-flying air racer. But… Read More »Disney’s Planes – New Sneak Peek
Originally set to be released as a direct to video ‘in the world of’ sequel, Planes was elevated to a full theatrical release after Disney saw the potential of the story and the quality of the animation (and don’t forget the huge potential for toy… Read More »Disney’s Planes Trailer
I missed this a few days ago, but Disney has released a teaser trailer for the direct to home video Planes. Set in the world of Pixar’s Cars, Planes explores the world above those movie’s more earth bound characters.
John Cryer is on board to voice Dusty, the little plane that could. It’s scheduled to hit home in Spring 2013
More information on the film below the jump: