Call of the Wild, a new adaptation of the Jack London novel, debuted its trailer this morning. A “line-action, animation hybrid”, this version stars Han Solo himself Harrison Ford as John Thornton. This was supposed to release on Christmas Day this year, but was pushed back by Disney after the purchase of Fox, so as […]
Masters of the Universe was not one of my beloved childhood cartoons, but this is a pretty awesome list.
I haven't so keenly anticipated a Dreamworks animation... ever, actually.
The courtship decoy that accidentally became intimate behind the scenes.
The perfect poster would be somewhere between stage three and stage four.
Cave family vs. prehistoric... thing.
Do you have a 3D TV set that you can send YouTube to? Or a 3D computer monitor?
Is there a reason people keep basing their prehistoric comedies on family groups?
They're rood, they're crood, they're in your hood.
Characterisation by design, the Chris Sanders caveman way.
Please be good, Riders of Berk.
I’ve said it before but it bears repeating: the concept art for CG films can often be beautiful and astonishing in ways the finished films are not. Here’s a brilliant bit of artwork for Dreamworks’ The Croods, coming next spring. The film is being directed by Chris Sanders, of Lilo and Stitch and How to […]
Eep and the Green Tiger.
One of the most exciting directors and designers working in animation today.
There’s an awful lot of monsters in this second look at The Croods, a onetime Aardman project that defected to Dreamworks. Okay, maybe not monsters. Animals. But real beasts. Nic Cage, Emma Stone and Ryan Reynolds are amongst the voice cast. Kirk De Micco and Chris Sanders are directing. Thanks to Animatie for this good […]
The Croods is the next project from Chris Sanders, the cult animation director who worked on Lilo & Stitch and How To Train your Dragon, and Kirk DeMicco, a screenwriter on the in-development Hong Kong Phooey film. In earlier iterations, it was an Aardman animation called Crood Awakening and with John Cleese on the writing […]