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Teaser trailer for Shaun the Sheep the Movie

Aardman Animations, the company that brought us Wallace & Gromit and that cute Pirates! Band of Misfits movie, now has a full film adaptation of their Shaun the Sheep shorts. While it has no domestic release date, it's too cute to not ...

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Check out these squishy posters for Big Hero 6

If the totes adorbs first teaser for Disney/Marvel's upcoming Big Hero 6 didn't hammer home how cute it's going to be, these posters will definitely do the trick. I may be more of a sucker for cutesy things than most of you in the community...

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Liz's 5 Hottest Movie Hunks of 2013

2013 had its fair share of hot ladies in the movies, but let us not, let us never, forget to celebrate the hot dudes the movies of 2013 blessed us with as well. From motorcycle misfits to vigilante justice cowboys to sentimental writers, th...


Flix for Short: Somewhere

Somewhere is a short animated film by artist Nicolas Ménard. It follows the journey of a star-crossed, stranded astronaut and his love back on his home planet. The 2D animation style feels appropriately lush, and I absolutely love t...


Flix for Short: Tank

Tank is a short film by artist and animator Nate Milton. It tells the story of a young boy who is an amateur naturalist. The boy captures all kinds of little woodland river and pond creatures like frogs, bugs and fish, and keeps them in li...

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Teaser Trailer: The Boxtrolls

Here's a short teaser trailer for Laika's (the team that brought you Corpse Bride, Coraline, and one of the best films of 2012, ParaNorman) upcoming project The Boxtrolls (which is based on the Alan Snow novel Here Be Monsters!) ...

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Tribeca Interview: The makers of Lil Bub & Friendz

Juliette Eisner and Andy Capper delve into the odd and adorable world of cat memes in their film Lil Bub & Friendz. The documentary provides an overview of the internet cat phenomenon, with special focus on Mike Bridavsky and his f...

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Trailer: The Way, Way Back

The Way, Way Back is going to be a quiet hit that picks up as the year goes on. It's a coming of age film (written by Nat Faxon and Jim Nash (who cameos in the trailer)), starring Liam James as a kid who grows up after his mom gets a new b...

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Flix for Short: Waste

Waste, directed by Anton Groves, has to be one of the best short films I have seen in awhile. At first I had no idea where the story was going (a man lives obliviously with loads of papercraft monsters ad he goes through life wasting thing...

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Trailer: Bears

Did you see all of these BEARS? Damn, the hype is un-bear-able. This trailer for Disneynature's newest wildlife documentary, Bears, is a non-stop rollercoaster of excitement. In fact, the trailer is soooo full of hype and confidence, ...


Trailer: Kid's Police

(Oh, Japan.) Based on the TV show of the same name, Kid's Police is a badass 70s-style cop movie with child actors in the lead. And that's all you need to know. The sheer joy and absurdity of the concept puts a goofy smile on my face. Kid'...


Watch kids reenact 2013 Oscar Best Picture nominees

Are you hyping up for the Oscars Sunday night (you better hangout with us!)? Wonder how much better Argo, Django Unchained, Zero Dark Thirty, Lincoln, and Beasts of the Southern Wild would be if all the actors were replaced by children? Ja...


Puppies predict the 2013 Oscar winner for Best Picture

Another year, another round of puppies predicting Oscar winners. On Late Night with Jimmy Fallon, Fallon enlisted the help of an adorable and snazzily-dressed gang of puppies to predict the Best Picture winner for this year's Academy Award...

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Chick Flix Club: The Notebook

[Chick Flix Club examines films within the female driven comedy/drama genres (otherwise colloquially referred to as "chick flicks") in order to understand why we may or may not adore these flicks despite not being in the intended demographi...

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Die Hard Valentine's Day cards

Valentine's Day is an odd release date for A Good Day to Die Hard. Maybe Russian Orthodox Christmas on January 7th was too early. Regardless, we think the makers of A Good Day to Die Hard should have totally owned today's date with special ...


Trailer: Monsters University

While yesterday's extended and extreme preview for Monsters University showed off more of the story beats, this new (made for the UK) trailer for the prequel tries to go for jokes (it still hints tells about Mike and Sully's early rivalry)...


Video proves no one cares about Zachary Quinto's Spock

With all of this J.J Abrams Star Wars business, we've beginning forgetting about that one other Star franchise. And with that comes the unfortunate forgetting of Zachary Quinto's Spock. In Funny or Die's Billy On the Street, Quinto quickly...


Flix for (Not So) Short: Live Action Toy Story

Do you have trouble getting back into the groove of the work week like I do? Here's how your Monday just got ten times better. Jonasen Pauley and Jesse Perotta have been painstakingly working on a stop motion version of Pixar's Toy Story s...


Clip from Pixar's Blue Umbrella short is just the cutest

Before I start gushing over this like a madman, I'll pony up a few details about this amazing clip. Here's a short clip of Pixar's new short The Blue Umbrella, directed by Saschka Unseld, which will play before each screening of Monsters U...


Check out this cute art from canceled Pixar film, Newt

With Pixar having a nice full slate of upcoming films, some projects do unfortunately fall by the wayside. I'm especially sad about Pixar's Newt, since it sounded adorable (it was about a male newt who found the last female newt of his spec...


Flix for Short: Catzilla

Catzilla, created by the folks at Platige Image, is the short film that the internet was made for. It's got dubstep, cats, monsters, fancy lights, shiny things, and it's only two minutes long. There's no real story to it, but there do...


Monsters University vid wants you to 'Imagine You at MU'

In anticipation of Monsters University, prequel to Monsters Inc, releasing this June, Pixar has released a short video promoting the school. It plays out like one of those college advertisements you see on TV all the time. You know, the on...


Flix for Short: Parephernalia

Paraphernalia is a short about a boy and his robot (who "doesn't have any guns"), written and directed by John Williams (who has an unfortunately famous name), and it is one of the best short films I've seen this year. Maybe my favorite. I...


Tom Hardy & Noomi Rapace in talks for Animal Rescue drama

This header basically sums up my reaction to this casting news. "PUPPIES! Oh, also Tom Hardy and Noomi Rapace will probably be there too." Rapace and Hardy are two actors who seem to be gaining popularity this year, staring in some of 2012'...


Trailer: The Girl

The Girl (which unfortunately shares a name with an upcoming Hitchcock film on HBO) stars Abbie Cornish (Sucker Punch) as she loses her child to Social Services. To earn some extra money she becomes a Coyote, someone who is willing to tran...


Book: The Great Showdowns

This week, Titan Books is releasing The Great Showdowns, a collection of art by Scott C. You may remember that we highlighted Scott C.'s artwork earlier in the year. Scott C. has worked in a number of different mediums, including videogames...


Flix for Short: Partysaurus Rex

Dawww, what's there to say really? Partysaurus Rex is the Toy Story short that was shown before Finding Nemo 3D and it's sooooo cuuuuute. Rex (Wallace Shawn) is seen as the party pooper until he turns on the water for the bath toys and...


Seven PsychoCATS wins all of the awards, forever

Seven PsychoCATS is a mock trailer, directed by Jim Tozzi, of the Seven Psychopaths trailer released some time ago...except this time with cats in it. Right now I don't even care how good Seven Psychopaths turns out to be (it's going to gr...


Flix for Short: Adelaide

Liliana Greenfield-Sanders's Adelaide is about Adelaide (Anna Margaret Hollyman), a lonely woman who fakes illnesses to get attention. One day at the pharmacy counter she meets Brad, an aspiring paramedic, and declares that she wou...


Flix for Short: Caine's Arcade 2

Remember the original Caine's Arcade short film from waaaay back in April? It was a short documentary about a nine year old boy who built an entire arcade in his dad's auto shop out of cardboard boxes. If that didn't give you enough h...


Ten dogs that should have been immortalized before Uggie

I was shocked, and even a little appalled yesterday morning when I found out that Uggie, the dog from The Artist was the first dog ever to get his paw prints immortalized in cement in front of Grauman's Chinese Theater. It just didn't make ...


Uggie is the first dog to put his paws in cement

Well, cement that's outside Grauman's Chinese Theater. Dogs put their paws in wet cement all the time if you're not watching them because they're dogs and they don't know the stuff is wet until they step in it. Anyway, this time it was inte...


Trailers: Monsters University

Pixar is doing something a little bit different with their trailers for Monsters University, their anticipated sequel to Monsters Inc. This time they're letting people vote on which trailer they like the best on their Facebook page! Head o...


Aw, Vanilla Ice thinks he'll be involved with TMNT reboot

Here's a little weird tidbit that managed to escape everyones attention during the excitement that was the MTV Movie Awards [/sarcasm]. When Robert Van Winkle aka Vanilla Ice was walking down the red carpet (once again solidifying the impor...


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Bloodshot"A bloody mess (not the good kind)"


SXSW Drunk Bus"Going round in circles"


The Hunt"Not even the third most talked about movie of the year"


Never Rarely Sometimes Always"Necessary for our time"


Jurassic Thunder"Somehow worse than it looks"


Castlevania (Season 3)"WHERE'S GRANT???"


The Booksellers"The moment he croaks I'm on the phone with Sotheby's"


The Wild Goose Lake"Goose on the loose."


The Way Back"Can't find its way"


The Dark Red"Kidnapping babies and wasting time"


The Invisible Man"Nothing to see here"


Burden"Love conquers all...except boredom"


Verotika"'Your teets are looking at me!'"


Blood on Her Name"'That don't put the skin back on the cat'"


Dragon Quest: Your Story"Butchering a beloved classic"


My Hero Academia: Heroes Rising"Yet I'm falling asleep"


Beanpole"Plant a seed and hope for the best"


Ride Your Wave"Love and water"


We"A deadly serious sex comedy"


Sonic the Hedgehog"Super Sonic"


The Assistant"The unsung heroes"