Tag Archive for 'John Lasseter'

The Angry Birds Movie (Blu-ray Review)

Bring the party home when the hit animated comedy, THE ANGRY BIRDS MOVIE, debuts onto digital July 29 and Blu-ray™/DVD Combo Pack, 4K Ultra HD™/Blu-ray 3D combo pack and DVD Aug. 16 from Sony Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on the most downloaded app of all time (nearly 3.5 billion downloads), the film that catapulted to […]


Pixar Short Films Collection: Volume 2 (Blu-ray Review)

From Disney•Pixar, the Award-winning studio behind Toy Story, Up and WALL•E, comes a new collection of short films.  Experience the revolutionary animation and unforgettable characters with 12 short films together for the very first time.  This must-own collection also features seven rarely screened student films from directors John Lasseter, Andrew Stanton, and Pete Docter.  Available […]


D23 Expo: Pixar’s Brave And Other Announcements

Saturday at Disney’s D23 Expo was a big day indeed, as I have already written about The Avengers, which is an event within itself.  This whole film presentation was a part of the D23 Arena panel, titled “Building Worlds:  Inside the Walt Disney Studios,” which was a way for Disney to bring out the various […]


‘Cars 2’: Cruise Control

Last year I made the incorrect assumption of thinking Toy Story 3 would be Pixar’s way of easing back into simple comedy territory, after delving into more complex emotional territory with Up and Wall-E.  I was wrong, as Toy Story 3 not only turned out to be a powerhouse adventure/comedy, it also managed to pack […]


Waking Sleeping Beauty (DVD Review)

Once upon a time, a magical kingdom lost its King and the magic that had protected it for decades began to disappear. Try as they might, the caretakers of the kingdom couldn’t restore the missing magic no matter what they did.  With the King gone, no one knew how to lead the kingdom and some […]


The Boys – The Sherman Brothers’ Story (DVD Review)

Their music is known throughout the world, been at the top of the Billboard charts, heard in Disney theme parks, and played an integral part in the success of many beloved movies as well.  Robert and Richard Sherman, professionally known as The Sherman Brothers, have arguably contributed more to the success of the Walt Disney […]