‘The Iron Giant’ Is a Classic, But Brad Bird Still Accepts Some Blame For Its Box Office

‘The Iron Giant’ Is a Classic, But Brad Bird Still Accepts Some Blame For Its Box Office Brad Bird’s “The Iron Giant,” the box-office failure that became Hollywood’s last great 2D-animated movie, celebrates its 20th anniversary today. Warner Bros. premiered it at the Tcl Chinese Theater, ...

Brad Bird and Michael Giacchino to Join Speakers at View Conference in Italy

Brad Bird and Michael Giacchino to Join Speakers at View Conference in Italy Writer-director-animator and voice actor Brad Bird, composer Michael Giacchino and Pixar filmmaker Ralph Eggleston have been added to the list of top showbiz industry pros giving keynote addresses at ...

Oak Cliff Film Festival Drops 2019 Lineup Including Greener Grass, Satanic Panic, Knives And Skin And More

The Oak Cliff Film Festival, the southwest's most indiosyncratic smorgasbord of arthouse mania, is back in 2019 with another killer lineup of the best off-kilter films of the year. In this, it's ...

Eiff announces free outdoor screenings by Amber Wilkinson - 2019-04-26 11:21:14

Clockwise from top: Mamma Mia!, The Iron Giant, When Harry Met Sally and The Greatest Showman Edinburgh International Film Festival has announced the return of Film Fest in the City - a series of ...

Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Zero,’ Chinese Propaganda Titles Set as Beijing Festival Highlights

Shah Rukh Khan’s ‘Zero,’ Chinese Propaganda Titles Set as Beijing Festival Highlights Shah Rukh Khan-starring romance “Zero” has been set as the closing film of the Beijing International Film Festival. The sprawling festival will open with “The Composer,” a forthcoming Chinese-Kazakh ...

Gkids, Beijing Film Panorama launch Animation Is Film Beijing

Gkids, Beijing Film Panorama launch Animation Is Film Beijing Roster includes retrospective of Japan’s Mamoru Hosoda. Gkids and Beijing Film Panorama will present an animation section within the upcoming Beijing International Film Festival (Bjiff) called ...

‘Cruel Intentions’ Is Coming Back to Theaters for Its 20th Anniversary

1999 was an amazing year for movies (you can check out anniversaries calendar here), and yet we’re a couple months into 2019 and there hasn’t been much word so far about anniversary screenings for ...

Brian K. Vaughan To Pen ‘Gundam’ Live-Action Adaptation For Legendary

Brian K. Vaughan To Pen ‘Gundam’ Live-Action Adaptation For Legendary Exclusive: Famed comic book creator and New York Times bestselling author Brian K. Vaughan has signed on to write the screenplay for Gundam, the first live-action film based on the popular Mecha anime ...

‘Ready Player One’ Integrated Familiar and New Characters for Spielberg’s Take

‘Ready Player One’ Integrated Familiar and New Characters for Spielberg’s Take In helmer Steven Spielberg’s “Ready Player One,” a vast group of familiar characters and those created for the film had to be integrated into one story and some had to travel between two worlds. ...

11 Best Live-Action Movie Debuts from Animation Directors, Ranked

Blame Brad Bird for the recent boom in heavyweights from the animation world making the much-deserved leap to directing live-action features for the big screen. Bird took his considerable talents that ...

Sound Familiar? ‘A’ Listers In Voice Acting Roles

Sometimes you know who you’re listening to. For a handful of actors – Sam Elliott, Morgan Freeman and James Earl Jones in particular – their voice is their trademark, unmistakable and a nice little ...

Director Brad Bird's Next Film Project is a Live-Action/Animated Musical

Brad Bird, the director behind The Iron Giant, The Incredibles, and Mission: Impossible - Ghost Protocol, has shared a few details on his next film project. While talking to Variety, the filmmaker ...

Here Are All the Movie Anniversaries That Will Make You Feel Old in 2019

One of the reasons I’m excited for 2019 is that it marks the anniversary for some movies I’m excited to write about and need only “A round number of years have passed since this was released!” as an ...

Netflix schedule: Here’s what is coming and leaving in January 2019

Netflix has confirmed that 27 new original series, movies and specials will be debuting on the streaming service in January, including the red-hot Oscar contender “Incredibles 2.” Among the returning ...

‘Bumblebee’ Review: If John Hughes Made a ‘Transformers’ Movie…

‘Bumblebee’ Review: If John Hughes Made a ‘Transformers’ Movie… Ok, we’re not sure, exactly, how to say this. It’s, um … well … right, fine [deep breath]. We’ll just say it. So Bumblebee is a spin-off of the Transformers series, those Michael Bay movies of sound ...

Fun Geek Art From Crazy 4 Cult 12 Art Show Featuring Gremlins, Back To The Future, Iron Giant, & More

Gallery 1988, the cult classic-themed art show and winner of La Weekly's coveted "Art Gallery of the Year" award, is back with Crazy 4 Cult 12 Art Show and it is chock-full of amazing geek and ...

‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ And ‘The Incredibles 2’ Offer Animated Argument For Super-Heroes

‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ And ‘The Incredibles 2’ Offer Animated Argument For Super-Heroes It’s hard to think that any superhero film could qualify as a Hollywood rarity these days but Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse is just that. As an animated big-screen adaptation of a comic book ...

‘Incredibles 2’ Director Brad Bird On Sequel Challenges, Prejudice Toward Animation, & The Prospect Of ‘Incredibles 3’

Spoiler Alert: This interview features discussion of critical plot elements from Pixar’s Incredibles 2. When The Incredibles came out in 2004, it was a film ahead of its time. Marking a major ...

Brad Bird (‘Incredibles 2’ director) on the storyline he had to scrap and why these Pixar films are so ‘personal’ [Exclusive Video Interview]

Brad Bird (‘Incredibles 2’ director) on the storyline he had to scrap and why these Pixar films are so ‘personal’ [Exclusive Video Interview] “I always wanted to return to the universe,” reveals director Brad Bird about making “Incredibles 2” 14 years after the original. “The most fun I’ve had making a film was the first ‘Incredibles.'” ...

Cool Stuff: Get ‘The Iron Giant’ as a Cel-Shaded Maquette from Sideshow Collectibles

Cool Stuff: Get ‘The Iron Giant’ as a Cel-Shaded Maquette from Sideshow Collectibles The Iron Giant soared into theaters nearly 20 years ago. Even though it may not have been a runaway hit at the box office, it’s found quite a loyal fanbase in the years since then, and it serves as a ...

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