The Story Of How Ross Perot Saved Pixar From Being Owned By GM

What if, instead of making beloved movies like Toy Story, Wall-E, and Up, everyone's favorite CGI film studio Pixar had been swallowed up by General Motors? It sounds insane, but it almost happened had it not been for the timely intervention of one of America's most famous living billionaire/failed presidential… » 7/03/14 2:18am 7/03/14 2:18am

Pixar's Next Short Isn't Out For A Year, But It Sounds Fantastic

It's safe to say that Pixar shorts are a cherished thing. Whenever they come out with a new one, animation fans rejoice at the simple beauty of the short-form storytelling. Fans also have high-expectations, too, as there hasn't ever been a bad short yet. Well, Pixar doesn't intend to disappoint, appointing veteran… » 6/20/14 5:36pm 6/20/14 5:36pm

Why Is A113 Slipped Into So Many Animated Movies?

Did you know that Pixar, Disney, and plenty of other animation studios have a secret in common? If not, don't worry — the A113 is often hidden in places that are super hard to find. But with the technology and the Internet combined, the code has been cracked for all of us. The Huffington Post has a more detailed write… » 5/02/14 6:45pm 5/02/14 6:45pm

Watch this impersonator sing "Let it Go" in TWENTY-ONE Disney voices

We know, we know. There've been enough covers of Frozen's "Let it Go" by this point to play out from now until eternity. But voice-impersonator Brian Hull's may just be the most impressive of them all. Watch him sing Frozen's theme song in the voices of 21 Disney and Pixar characters. He totally nails it. » 3/15/14 2:32pm 3/15/14 2:32pm

"Rule One: No Complacency": Inside The Early Years of Pixar

The early Pixar films, like Toy Story, still feel like a miracle. And a new book excerpt shows how much of that early creativity came from a handful of guys, sitting around a pile of toys. They wanted something as different from a Disney animated movie as possible, and they had one rule: "No complacency." » 12/09/13 10:32am 12/09/13 10:32am