Tag: Pixar

Farkakte Film Flashback, Film

Farkakte Film Flashback: Buggy “Ant-Man” Edition

I saw “Ant-Man” over the weekend, and given the fact that advance buzz (so to speak) was iffy, I was pleasantly surprised: It was the...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies That Are Unnecessary Prequels (to Prepare You for “Monsters University”)

Once Disney took a more draconian handle on Pixar, it was inevitable that they’d make the tiny, massively-gifted studio start...

Film, Popdose Lists

Popdose Prime: 10 Movies About Really Fast Cars (to Prepare You for “Fast & Furious 6”)

Programming note: this week’s “10 Movies” column was written/dictated by a discerning expert who knows and appreciates race-car...

Film, Popdose Interviews

The Popdose Interview: Director Brenda Chapman

"Don't they understand what they had, and what message you're sending by changing it?"...

Current Events, PopSmarts

PopSmarts: Looking for God in “Toy Story”

It’s not a revelation to anyone, anymore, to point out that Hollywood is no longer in the business of original ideas. It takes a great...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Finding Nemo”

One of the all time best family films finally debuts on Blu-ray,...

Film

Thanks for the Turkey: “Supercar”

Had too much sugar to eat or are you watching Supercar?...

Box Office Flashback, Film

Box Office Flashback: January 9, 1992

Where does the time go? SERIOUSLY, WHERE DID THE PAST WEEK GO? Let's find out together as we collectively experience a Box Office Flashback...

Blu-ray Reviews, Film

Blu-ray Review: “Cars 2”

Popdose calls Cars 2 a good direct-to-video movie that got stuck in the theaters....

Consumerism

Steve Jobs, The Winningest Loser

At the announcement of his death, it was important to recount the "failures" of Steve Jobs....

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Film, Popdose Roundtable

Popdose Roundtable: Big Screen, Big Deal

Popdose.com takes a look at what another website feels will be the biggest hits of 2011. Do you think we disagreed? ...

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DVD Reviews, Film

DVD Review: “Toy Story 3”

Bob Cashill rummages through the DVD toybox and out pops "Toy Story 3," the super-successful return of Buzz and Woody and the gang. ...

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Basement Songs, Music

Basement Songs: Thomas Newman, “Finding Nemo: Main Title”

People do this all the time: they neglect to ask about my daughter Sophie. They don’t mean to, especially when they receive so many...

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Current Events, Sugar Water

Sugar Water: Dog Days

I realized the other day that it’s been a couple months since I updated you on my personal life. No one’s asked for an update,...

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Film, Film Reviews

Film Review: “Up”

The new Disney/Pixar collaboration, Up, has just opened to some of the best reviews the studio’s ever received. While it’s a...

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Film

Summer Movie Preview: Ten Films I May or May Not Be Looking Forward To

Hollywood's summer crop is almost ready for market, and Lance Berry's made a list of 10 blockbusters he may (or may not) remember fondly...

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Dw. Dunphy On...

Dw. Dunphy On… “WALL-E”

No, it wasn’t a nightmare. I was surrounded by jive-ass talking cartoon animals, and so were you. The dictum of great animation is...