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Motherless Heroes: The Strange Case of the Best Animation Feature Oscar Nominees -- 2015

David Wallechinsky | Posted 02.19.2015 | Entertainment
David Wallechinsky

This year's five Oscar nominees for Best Animated Feature have something unusual in common: in none of them is the young protagonist raised by his or her birth mother.

How Toy Story 2 Was Deleted and What Pixar Did to Get It Back

Quora | Posted 02.03.2015 | Entertainment
Quora

Hi everyone, I'm the Oren Jacob in the video. Hopefully I can offer some first person color commentary about the video above that might serve to answer the questions here.

Apparently Making Female Disney Characters Is 'Really, Really Difficult'

Posted 10.09.2013 | Women

If over the holidays you decide to indulge your inner child and see the new Disney film "Frozen," keep an eye out for the times when the two female ch...

Disney Hopes Little Mermaid Fans Will Embrace the Communal, Interactive Movie-going Experience that 'Second Screen Live' Offers

Jim Hill | Posted 11.20.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

While some cinema purists might tell you that this limited engagement of Second Screen Live: The Little Mermaid is the beginning of the end, I personally prefer to think of what Disney is doing in those 16 theaters around the country starting today as kind of a bold experiment.

12 Surprising Animated Celebrity Voices

The Huffington Post | Kelsey McQuade | Posted 08.13.2013 | Celebrity

Animated movies and television shows have a way of staying with us. There's a certain nostalgia associated with your favorite Disney movie or Nickelod...

WATCH: Trailer For New Animated Movie Makes History By Featuring Same-Sex Parents!

The Huffington Post | Christopher Rudolph | Posted 07.03.2013 | Gay Voices

Laika, the same company that brought us "Coraline" and last year's Oscar-nominated "Paranorman," returns with the trailer for their next feature, "The...

The 10 Best Animated Movies For Gay Dads And Their Kids

Rob Watson | Posted 11.25.2012 | Gay Voices
Rob Watson

Gay dads don't get many advantages in the parenting landscape these days, but for whatever reason, due to a patriarchal Hollywood complex or just mere coincidence, there is a full treasure trove of great, father-affirming family material available.

WATCH: 50 Movie Spoilers In 3 Minutes

Posted 11.09.2011 | Comedy

You may know the Fine Brothers as the minds behind Kids React to Viral Videos, but they have other video series up their sleeves as well. Their 50 Spo...

Movie Stars Shouldn't Do Animal Voices

David Macaray | Posted 10.21.2011 | Entertainment
David Macaray

Question: What do Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs, Lady and the Tramp, Cinderella, Peter Pan, and Bambi have in common? Answer: The voices were done by little known or unknown actors, not the big-name stars who do voices today.

A Teachable Moment? Cars in the Crosshairs Could Lead to a Life Lesson

Adam Benson | Posted 07.26.2011 | Politics
Adam Benson

Disney & Pixar, help me share this message with my son: responsible gun use is a serious matter. I'm hoping you can touch and move the hearts and minds of a generation.

Interview with Nina Paley, Animator and Director of Sita Sings the Blues, a Fantastic Jazz Musical Retelling of the Ramayana

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

American cartoonist Nina Paley has one of the hottest indie movies around, Sita Sings the Blues (rating: 86), her animated retelling of the classic Hi...

The Secret of NIMH: It's Just Not Quite as Good As You Remembered

Alex Remington | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Alex Remington

The Secret of NIMH, released in 1982, has an extremely assured visual design, with Disney-esque character designs for all the woodland creatures, cute good guys and scary-looking bad guys.