Holy Cow. What Can I say? The teaser for Tron 2 has made a believer out of me. You CAN update that movie and give it all the style and excitement of the original.
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The new viral site for Monsters Vs. Aliens is up now, and it is a lot of fun. As a big fan of UFO’s, Hidden Creatures, and Government Conspiracy, I get a real kick out of this site. Check it out!
This isn’t animation related, but I have really been getting into movie trailers lately. Here is the trailer for W. Director Oliver Stone brings us what looks to be an entertaining and enlightening look at our favorite president. My hope is that this film continues in the tradition of JFK and Nixon in that it [...]
Outside Hollywood has an interesting article concerning animation schools. They assert that school is a waste of time and that to become a truely great animator, all one needs is a good resource for tutorials and time. The example they use to prove their argument is a popular student project known as “Colins Bear”. This [...]
This post contains possible spoiler information for the film WALL-E. Alrighty, I just learned that Pixar apparently hates fat people. Here is the problem people seem to be having with the film: The difference I see between a movie like Idiocracy (or classics like Player Piano, Fahrenheit 451, Brave New World, and 1984) is that [...]
As I started writing this post I was preparing to scream out HOAX! I mean, come on, the picture depicts an elephant “painting” a very serviceable picture of another elephant complete with a blanket on its back and everything. Yeah sure. Some dude painted that and they stuck the elephant in the shot occasionally to [...]
How do you explain to someone just how big the universe is? Well, you could simply tell them that the universe is very large, possibly infinite, being at least 93 billion light years across. But what does that really mean? Can someone easily process this information and truly understand its implications? Can anyone really be [...]
In an attempt to not completely ignore my “Strange Tales of Mystery and Intrigue” catagory, I bring you this post. I have heard of this theroy a while back and had quickly written it off, but This video really makes for a compelling argument. (not to mention some really beautiful animation.) And it also brings [...]
A very intersting looking rock-like structure was discovered in the mountains northwest of Tehran. Could this be Noah’s Ark? At first, they didnt dare to hope it was the biblical boat. “It wasn’t impressive at first,” Cornuke said. “Certainly didn’t think it to be Noah’s Ark. But when we got close, we were amazed. It [...]
Yes. That picture is real. A 15 pound de-clawed tabby named Jack chased a black bear up a tree in West Milford, N.J. “We used to joke, ‘Jack’s on duty,’ never knowing he’d go after a bear,” owner Donna Dickey told The Star-Ledger of Newark for Friday’s editions. Neighbor Suzanne Giovanetti first spotted Jack’s accomplishment [...]