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[2 Apr 2013 | One Comment | ]
‘Finding Nemo’ Sequel ‘Finding Dory’ Officially Announced

Last year, we let you know about some speculation that Disney and Pixar were working on a new sequel to their hit film Finding Nemo. Today, Disney officially announced the much-anticipated sequel, which will be titled Finding Dory.
About the sequel, Ellen DeGeneres, the original voice of Dory in Finding Nemo, commented:
“I have waited for this day for a long, long, long, long, long, long time. I’m not mad it took this long. I know the people at Pixar were busy creating ‘Toy Story 16.’ But the time they took was worth …

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[10 Sep 2012 | No Comment | ]
Director Andrew Stanton Comments on ‘John Carter,’ ‘Finding Nemo 2’

Last spring, Walt Disney Studios released John Carter, a sci-fi film helmed by Pixar director Andrew Stanton that went on to become one of Hollywood’s most high-profile flops in recent history. This week, Stanton reflected on his experience with the film in his first interview since the film’s release.
The interview, conducted by the LA Times, looks back on the film’s creation and some of the challenges that Stanton faced in transitioning from animation to live-action directing, such as the high cost and negative stigma attached to reshoots in live action …

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[26 Aug 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: Behind-the-Scenes Featurette for ‘Finding Nemo 3D’

We can’t wait for the Disney/Pixar classic Finding Nemo to be released in 3D in theaters nationwide in just a few weeks. In anticipation of the film’s re-release, Walt Disney Studios New Zealand recently released a behind-the-scenes featurette about the film and its tranformation to 3D.
The featurette features some of the creative team at Pixar behind the film, including Finding Nemo director Andrew Stanton and the head of Pixar Animation, John Lasseter. The team discusses the process of converting the film into 3D and why that conversion works so well …

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[18 Jul 2012 | No Comment | ]
Is ‘Finding Nemo 2’ in Development?

As we continue to look forward to the re-release of the Disney-Pixar classic Finding Nemo in 3D later this summer, news is now coming that Finding Nemo 2 may very well be in the development stages.
While details are sketchy at present and Pixar has declined to comment, Deadline.com has reported that John Carter director Andrew Stanton, who also wrote and directed the original film, will be returning to the director’s chair for another installment in the saga of Marlin, Nemo, and Friends.  In addition, Hollywood Reporter is expanding with additional …

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[5 Mar 2012 | No Comment | ]
Video: Disney Releases Ten Minute Scene from ‘John Carter’

Disney’s upcoming film John Carter doesn’t debut in theaters until this Friday, but yesterday Disney released a glimpse at what moviegoers can look forward to this weekend. In anticipation of the film’s release, Disney has released an exclusive ten-minute scene from the film to get fans excited.
In the clip, we are introduced to the character of Edgar Rice Burroughs, the author of the novels on which John Carter is based, as well as John Carter himself and his life on Earth, before he is transported to Mars. Check out the …

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[19 Feb 2012 | No Comment | ]
Prior to Film’s Release, ‘John Carter’ Sequel Already in the Works

Disney’s new film John Carter won’t be released in theaters until next month, but this week, it was revealed that a sequel to the unreleased film is already in the works. ComingSoon.net reports that producer Jim Morris has said director Andrew Stanton and screenwriter Michael Chabon are already planning out and writing a possible sequel for the film, tentatively titled John Carter: The Gods of Mars.
The sequel would be based on Edgar Rice Burroughs’ second novel, The Gods of Mars (John Carter is largely based on Burroughs’ first novel, A Princess …

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[16 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
IMAX Poster Released for Disney’s ‘John Carter’

Disney’s upcoming film John Carter, based on a series by Edgar Rice Burroughs, now has its own IMAX 3D poster. The official poster features a still shot from the film’s trailer, and definitely depicts one of the most action-packed scenes in the film.
You’ll be able to see just how a Civil War soldier makes his way to Mars when John Carter debuts in regular and IMAX theaters March 9, 2012. The film will be directed by Andrew Stanton, who worked on Finding Nemo and WALL-E, and stars Taylor Kitsch, Lynn …

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[3 Dec 2011 | No Comment | ]
New ‘John Carter’ Trailer Debuts

This week brought the release of a brand-new trailer for the upcoming Walt Disney Studios film John Carter. The film, based on a series by Edgar Rice Burroughs, focuses on a Civil War veteran, John Carter, who finds himself transplanted to Mars. The film will be directed by Andrew Stanton, best known for his work on such Pixar classics as Finding Nemo and Wall-E, and stars Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, and Willem Dafoe.
Check out the brand new trailer, which highlights the film’s epic scope and gives us our greatest look …

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[31 Aug 2011 | No Comment | ]
D23 Expo’s Walt Disney Studios Presentation Gives Look at ‘The Muppets,’ ‘The Avengers,’ and More

A few days ago, we told you about the impressive look that D23 Expo audiences received at some upcoming films from Walt Disney and Pixar Animation Studios, and now we’re here to share some details about the other films from Walt Disney and Marvel Studios that audiences were treated to at the packed Expo event. Walt Disney Studios President Rich Ross and President of Production Sean Bailey were on hand to introduce a series of films that will be coming soon from Walt Disney Studios, and it looks like audiences …

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[14 Jul 2011 | No Comment | ]
‘John Carter’ Trailer Debuts

Disney released the trailer today for their upcoming film John Carter. The highly anticipated trailer will make its big screen debut this weekend, prior to showings of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2. The film, directed by Andrew Stanton, best known for his work on such Pixar films as Finding Nemo and Wall E, is a sci-fi action-adventure based on a classic novel by Edgar Rice Burroughs. The film’s cast includes Taylor Kitsch, Lynn Collins, Samantha Morton , Mark Strong ,Ciaran Hinds, Dominic West , James Purefoy, Daryl Sabara, Polly Walker, Bryan Cranston, Thomas Hayden Church, and Willem …