Cool Art: Princess Mononoke & Spirited Away by Craig Drake

Cool Art: Princess Mononoke & Spirited Away by Craig Drake

Craig Drake put together these beautiful images from Studio Ghibli’s Princess Mononoke and Spirited Away. They are for the Miyazaki Spirit Art Show at Sketchpad Gallery – 66 6th St, San Francisco, California 94103. The opening of the show will be on Saturday March 5 from 2-6pm, and to accommodate more people who would like to check out the...

First Look: Seth Rogen’s Sausage Party

First Look: Seth Rogen’s Sausage Party

SXSW has announced that Sony Pictures Entertainment and Annapurna Pictures’ Sausage Party, the new R-rated animated comedy from writers Seth Rogen, Evan Goldberg, Kyle Hunter and Ariel Shaffir, will debut as a work-in-progress cut at this year’s festival on Monday, March 14 at 9:15pm at the Paramount Theatre. Sausage Party is a raunchy animated movie about...

Big Hero 6 is heading to TV

Big Hero 6 is heading to TV

Disney’s Oscar-winning film, Big Hero 6 was lots of fun. I was hoping for a sequel at some point, but it appears we will be getting lots more of the superhero team as it is being adapted into an animated series on Disney XD. Mark McCorkle (Kim Possible) and Bob Schooley are behind the show, which has started production for a 2017 premiere. The series picks...

Finding Dory gets a new trailer

Finding Dory gets a new trailer

Ellen DeGeneres, the voice of everyone’s favorite forgetful blue tang, returns in Finding Dory. She is joined by Ed O’Neill (“Modern Family”), who lends his voice to Hank, a cantankerous octopus; Ty Burrell (“Modern Family”), the voice of Bailey, a misguided beluga whale; and Kaitlin Olson (“Always Sunny in Philadelphia”), who voices Destiny,...

Perfect Bones – Netflix are bringing us a new Anime series

Perfect Bones – Netflix are bringing us a new Anime series

Netflix, have announced, together with Production I.G, a groundbreaking deal that sees the upcoming original Anime series Perfect Bones to premiere only on Netflix. This marks the first ever original Anime title to debut all episodes simultaneously in 190 countries around the world. Directed by Kazuto Nakazawa, the 12-episode series is set in the future where...

Pete’s Dragon gets a poster

Pete’s Dragon gets a poster

A reimagining of the 1977 Disney classic, Pete’s Dragon blends live action and CGI to tell the story of the special bond between an orphaned boy, Pete, and his best friend, Elliott, who just happens to be a dragon. The film stars Bryce Dallas Howard (“The Help”) as Grace, a park ranger who discovers the existence of Elliott; 10-year-old Oakes Fegley...

Disney’s animal takeover for 2016

Disney’s animal takeover for 2016

Few entertainment companies have had such a powerful grip over the family movie market as Disney. And in 2016 the multimedia conglomerate looks to strengthen their dominance with a string of animal-themed movies that show that, from musicals to online slots, there’s few better ways to keep an audience entertained than with a little bit of animal magic. The...

The Iron Giant: Learning to Love a “Monster”

The Iron Giant: Learning to Love a “Monster”

Children are often told that monsters are to be avoided, but they are never told what constitutes a monster. Is it hideous facial features, deformed body parts or their ideals? ‘The Iron Giant’ teaches children a lesson worth remembering: just because something is alien to you does not make it a monster. Director Guillermo del Toro often pairs children with...

Enter the Weird West in the video for Saverne’s Hendrix

Enter the Weird West in the video for Saverne’s Hendrix

This new animated music video for Saverne’s Hendrix is pretty cool. Kind of like Lovecraft meets Fear and Loathing. Check it out below. Via...

Blazing Samurai gets a new poster

Blazing Samurai gets a new poster

Blazing Samurai features the voices of George Takei, Gabriel Iglesias, Djimon Hounsou, Aasif Mandvi, Sandra Tsing Loh, Mel B, Michael Cera, Samuel L. Jackson, Michelle Yeoh and Mel Brooks. Samuel L. Jackson will voice Jimbo, a cat who once was a great warrior who now lives life hitting the cat-nip a bit too hard. Despite his addled state, Jimbo reluctantly...