Star Wars: The Force Awakens Is a Study in How To Make The Perfect Sequel

If I were to sit down and put on my “critic” or “journalist” hat before writing this review I’d say: “J.J. Abrams proves once more nobody knows better than him…

X-Men: Apocalypse Trailer Offers First Look at New Mutants

Bryan Singer is back to direct the highly anticipated X-Men: Apocalypse, which this time finds Professor X (James McAvoy), Mystique (Jennifer Lawrence), and others joining forces to battle an ancient mutant…

Krampus Deserves a Place on Your Christmas List

Crafting an effective niche film is harder than it seems, and Krampus arrived this season as an unexpected (but welcomed) gift. Even if the horror-comedy genre isn’t new, the concoction…

“Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice” Trailer Debuts on Jimmy Kimmel Live

The new Batman V Superman: Dawn of Justice trailer premiered on Jimmy Kimmel Live this Wedenesday with an introduction by Ben Affleck. The highly anticipated first trailer debuted at Comic-Con this year, but…

Disney and Pixar are Looking Back Into Their Future

After watching The Good Dinosaur I couldn’t shake a sense of “Deja Vu”. This film has so many similarities to 1942’s Bambi that I started wondering if this has something…

Finding Dory: New Teaser Trailer and Poster Now Available

Disney•Pixar just released a new teaser trailer for Finding Dory, a sequel to the beloved 2003’s Finding Nemo. This time the story focuses on Dory (voiced by Ellen DeGeneres), who…

The Art and Making of The Peanuts Movie: An Inside Look Into a Fascinating Project

f you grew up a Peanuts fan (like me) or even if you have just seen the holiday specials on TV, the look of Charlie Brown, Snoopy and the gang…

Great Showdowns The Revenge: Third Time is A Charming Confrontation

“Revenge has never been so sweet” can be applied literally to the fabulous work of Illustrator Scott C throughout his “Showdown” series of books. What might look as minimalist illustrations,…

THE GOOD DINOSAUR – New Featurette: 20 Years of Friendship

Disney and Pixar released today a new featurette for The Good Dinosaur called “20 Years of Friendship”, which celebrates friendships from their films over the last 20 years while introducing…

The Art of The Regular Show: A Delight For Its Fans and Animation Lovers

It doesn’t matter if you are a fan (like myself) of Mordecay and Rigby, The Art of The Regular Show is an interesting inside look at the creative process  required…