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Disney delays both Soul and Raya by a few months

As with basically every other film currently in production, Disney has delayed both Pixar's Soul and its own Raya and the Last Dragon by a few months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Soul was originally scheduled for a June release, but it ...

 
 
 
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Ranking the best Pixar movies (and Cars 2 I guess...)

(ED Note: This feature originally ran in June of 2018. It has been updated the include the latest Pixar releases.) I've been a fan of Pixar for most of my life. Whenever Pixar gets around to making a new movie, whether it's an original...

 
 
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Check out the first full trailer for Soul

Get the tissues ready moviegoers, Pixar is getting ready to take us all on another emotional journey into our very souls. The first full length trailer for Soul (starring Jamie Foxx and Tina Fey) made its debut online today and boy is...

 
 
 
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Onward is making me feel nothing but I'm not surprised

Did you know that Onward, the latest Pixar movie, comes out in two days? It doesn't seem real to me that it's releasing so soon, mostly because I genuinely forgot that it existed. It wasn't until I looked at this week's upcoming releases th...

 
 
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The 2019 Golden Cages: Best Animated Feature

Another year of cinema has passed, which means it's time for our second annual Golden Cages awards, the only end-of-the-year awards program featuring everyone's favorite actor as a screaming statuette! For the two weeks leading up to t...

 
 
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What You Need to Know About the 2020 Animated Oscar Shorts

With less than a week until the Academy Awards, it's time to take a look at the categories that you may not have ever heard of. Sure, the Best Picture and acting categories may be all that people are talking about leading up to the awards, ...

 
 
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Flix for Short: Lamp Life

Bo Peep's character was a huge draw for Toy Story 4 audiences. Her new look mixed with seeing her back in action (since Toy Story 2 in 1999) made her matter again. The one thing that was missing, however, is just where was she between the t...

 
 
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Frozen 2 makes Box Office History

Disney had an incredible 2019 and is now laughing all the way to the bank. The latest report shows that Frozen 2, the aptly named sequel to Frozen, has now made the most money of any animated film ever. In total it made $1.325 billion ...

 
 
 
 
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I'm not sure I see the appeal to Onward

Pixar is a studio I used to love with a fiery passion, but its output over the last decade has been incredibly mixed. From sequels no one wanted to just subpar original ideas, I no longer look forward to the next year's Pixar release. Toy ...

 
 
 
 
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Disney's Toy Story 4 tops $1 billion gross

For a sequel no one really expected to happen, Toy Story 4 did incredible at the box office. The fourth installment did so well, in fact, that it just grossed $1 billion worldwide as of this week. This continues to be a trend this year for ...

 
 
 
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Flixist on YouTube - Top 3 Pixar Movies

Toy Story 4 is out and guess what, it is amazing! Is this a return to form for Pixar, we sure hope so. On this week's FlixList I counted down his top three Pixar movies of all time. I talk about my love of Toy Story, Wall-E, and Up, bu...

 
 
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Review: Toy Story 4

There's an old adage within Pixar, that the prestigious animated studio wouldn't make sequels unless they had "better stories" than the originals. Ever since Cars 2 followed up a homely and relatable classic with espionage plots and literal...

 
 
 
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Get ready for the Frozen 2 hypetrain all over again

Fans of Frozen are getting ready to "Let It Go" and "Build A Snowman" again in the sequel to the hit first film. Today Disney gave us a look at the all-new ominous looking poster featuring Queen Elsa and Princess Anna and it sure does send ...

 
 
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Unicorns suck according to Onward, Pixar's newest film

It was bound to happen, but Pixar seems to be receiving more criticism as of late. Notwithstanding the very necessary changes at the top, there's been mounting concerns about the amount of sequels (albeit not always direct ones) being made...

 
 
 
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The Flixist 2019 Summer Movie Preview

It's that time of the year again folks! It's getting warmer outside, the flowers are blooming, and schools are getting ready to be let out, flooding the world once more with the gremlins know as "children" and the abominations we know as "t...

 
 
 
 
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Toy Story 4's Super Bowl spot is a brief look at the film

We haven't seen much footage of the upcoming Toy Story 4 yet. Vague teasers with classic songs and the basic logo are about the only thing we know of Pixar's fourth entry in this revered series. During the big game last night, an incredibly...

 
 
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I'm happy John Lasseter is leaving Disney

I've always had very conflicting feelings about Disney's former Chief Creative Officer John Lasseter. This was even before the frequent sexual harassment claims, which led him to take a six-month sabbatical last year before announ...

 
 
 
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Review: Incredibles 2

There has been early chatter that Incredibles 2 relies on nostalgia to achieve its ends. Let me be perfectly clear, I understand that (1) we’re in the middle of a nostalgia driven resurgence of a great many properties come back to lif...

 
 
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Ralph Breaks the Internet trailer repairs expectations

It's not even been three months since Ready Player One whelmed at the boxed office and already someone has come along and shown how that should have been done. Love it or hate it, the crux of RPO, outside of nostalgia, was t...

 
 
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Incredible 2 has an incredibles new trailer

People are pretty amped up for Incredibles 2, and its pretty easy to see why. Pixar almost never delivers a bad movie, and they seem pretty immune to sequalitis (the disease that makes most sequels worse than the first film). In fact aside...

 
 
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The first Incredibles 2 trailer is here

We've all had to wait wait a long time for this, but it's finally here. Incredibles 2 has a full trailer full of incredible sequel things. Well, mostly just parenting. Of course that's what made the The Incredibles so g...

 
 
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What genre can't Disney beat DC superhero movies with?

Thanksgiving weekend has long been known for your drunk uncle saying things they probably shouldn't, eating too much turkey, and rousing oneself out of the turkey-induced stupor to see a movie. Usually, this spells good news for big release...

 
 
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Review: Coco

A litany of Disney animated films have explored various cultures. Whether or not they were entirely respectful of those cultures is up for debate, but the one constant up until recently was that neither Disney nor Pixar tackled any aspects ...

 
 
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Check out the first teaser for The Incredibles 2

There isn't much to go on in this teaser, honestly, but it does confirm a few things. Baby Jack Jack has a couple of new powers, and the Incredibles theme still pulls at my heartstrings the way it used too.  The sequel will ...

 
 
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'The Incredibles 2' picks up where the first left off

The Incredibles ended on a high note, with the Parr family jumping into action to defeat The Underminer, and then a cut to black implying that their adventures would continue one day. Today we know that there is indeed a second Incredibles ...

 
 
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Review: Cars 3

Pixar has made a name for itself these past few decades by delivering quality kids films that everyone can enjoy, regardless of age. Yet among those films, the Cars series is rarely included, and for good reason. The storytelling and jokes ...

 
 
 
 




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Blood Quantum"Blood, gore, zombies... social commentary"

 

Capone"The Fonz freaks out"

 

Tribeca Asia"Boring me to death"

 

Tribeca Banksy Most Wanted"The real invisible man"

 

Tribeca 12 Hour Shift"A real night shift from hell"

 

Tribeca Ainu Mosir"Kuma killer"

 

The Willoughbys"Of mustaches and murder"

 

Extraction"It's all we got"

 

The Midnight Gospel"Duuuuuuuuuuuude"

 

Agent Toby Barks"That's the ticket"

 

For Madmen Only: The Stories of Del Close"A look behind the comedy curtain"

 

Trolls World Tour"Sing it again, Sam... but not as good"

 

Tigertail"A stroll down memory lane"

 

Butt Boy"Solid"

 

We Summon the Darkness"Attack of the evil church girls"

 

Why Don't You Just Die!"Drain-licking good"

 

Coffee & Kareem"No thank you, I'll have tea"

 

Tiger King"Quarantine with Joe Exotic"

 

Slay the Dragon"A powerful piece on political activism and the impact an individual can have"

 

The Platform"As above, so below"

 

SXSW Critical Thinking"What's your next move?"

 

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

 

SXSW Drunk Bus"Going round in circles"

 
 
 
 
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