Posts Tagged ‘Pixar’

Trailer for Pixar’s Coco

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Story about a Mexican boy? Meh.

He wants to be a singer? Double meh.

Set in a Day of the Dead afterlife populated by talking calaveras skeletons?

OK, now you have my attention.

Anyway, it comes out in a few weeks, and seemed like a good link for the Day of the Dead.

Dinsey Finally Doing Incredibles 2

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014

Well, we only had to wait a decade, but Disney has finally announced that Brad Bird is starting to write the script for the sequel to The Incredibles. You know, it was only the best film Pixar ever did. No need to rush or anything.

Now let’s hope they don’t screw it up…

Films Howard and I Will Review: Brave

Friday, February 17th, 2012

Howard and I will review Brave, Pixar’s animated film this year, for Locus Online.

Given that it’s Pixar, we fully expect it to fall somewhere between “really good” and “totally awesome.”

Films Howard and I Will Review: John Carter

Thursday, February 9th, 2012

Second up for Howard Waldrop and I to review in 2012 is Pixar’s first live action film, John Carter (based on Edgar Rice Burroughs’ A Princess of Mars) due out March 9.

The first trailer had me worried, because there were no four-armed green dudes. This trailer? Four-armed green dudes everywhere. Also, since Michael Chabon had a hand in the script, I’m really looking forward to it.

Just for the record, I should note that the John Carter of Mars in this film is not my U.S. congressman, John Carter of Round Rock.

What is Steve Jobs Greatest Accomplishment?

Thursday, October 6th, 2011

Given his recent passing, I thought I would put up a poll on what product represents Steve Jobs’ greatest accomplishment:

What is the greatest innovation Steve Jobs helped usher into the world?
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