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Tell Your Cancer Story. It's Important.

Dan Duffy | Posted 03.24.2014 | Healthy Living
Dan Duffy

Cancer is that odd fraternity that binds people with unmistakable strength into a community that no one ever wants to join. Yet once we're here, we now have the opportunity to share with others what we know.

The Croodest of Cavemen: DeMicco and Sanders on Making The Croods

Rob Feld | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Rob Feld

Chris Sanders and Kirk DeMicco talk about the way Emma Stone's real life face, and its seemingly magical powers, influenced the animation of her character; the origins of the popular character "Belt" and his catch phrase, and the designing of their fantastical, prehistoric creatures.

Oscar Change Could Affect Year's Biggest Hits

Posted 09.27.2013 | Entertainment

"Despicable Me 2," "Monsters University" and "The Croods" are some of the biggest box office hits of the year, but will those films also wind up as Os...

Cinefantastique's Fantastic Valley News Update: Pics from Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

Dan Persons | Posted 08.11.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Apes on horseback... Ultra-hot image of Theo James in Divergent... The Chinese show The Croods the door... Let's all ignore what Brett Ratner is doing...

'Star Trek Into Darkness' Soars To No. 1 At Box Office

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 05.19.2013 | Entertainment

"Star Trek Into Darkness" soared to No. 1 at the box office this weekend as expected, but its $84.1 million intake fell slightly short of studio expec...

How Cinematographer Roger Deakins Helped Blur the Line Between Live-action and Animated Features

Jim Hill | Posted 07.13.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

while Deakins is quick to play down whatever small role he played in WALL•E's eventual enormous box office success, his creative contribution did not go unnoticed by others in the animation industry.

Why Kids Should (Or Shouldn't) See The Croods

David Valdes Greenwood | Posted 06.05.2013 | Parents
David Valdes Greenwood

You'll do better with this film if you don't think about it as offering meaningful messages at all. As entertainment, the film is a rip-snorting barn-burner.

Cinefantastique Spotlight Podcast: The Croods

Dan Persons | Posted 05.25.2013 | Entertainment
Dan Persons

Cinefantastique Online's Steve Biodrowski, Lawrence French, and I saw this fanciful tale of survival, and got together to discuss the awesome production design, the occasionally-serviceable, occasionally-better comedy, and when we'll see it's-all-about-family plotting finally collapse.

'The Croods' Wins The Weekend With A Huge Debut

The Huffington Post | Madeline Boardman | Posted 03.24.2013 | Entertainment

An animated prehistoric family won the box office this weekend as "The Croods" took the number one spot. Out from DreamWorks and 20th Century Fox, "Th...

ReThink Review: The Croods - Caveman or Superman?

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

When is a cavemen not a cavemen? In the case of the new animated movie The Croods, it's when the family of "cavemen" in question looks cosmetically like Neanderthals but seem to have the powers of superheroes.

Blake Lively Shows Legs In Mini Dress | Posted 05.11.2013 | Celebrity

Blake Lively hit the red carpet this afternoon in NYC at the premiere of husband Ryan Reynolds's new movie, The Croods. Wearing a minidress from Mario...

11 New Movies for Kids and Teens

Common Sense Media | Posted 05.04.2013 | Parents
Common Sense Media

Who says summer is the only time for movie blockbusters? Box office-wise, March and April look nearly as exciting as May through August. No matter how old your kids are, our sneak peeks will help you decide whether these high-profile movies will be appropriate for your family.

The Croods Directors Reveal How DreamWorks Animation's Caveman Comedy-adventure Evolved

Jim Hill | Posted 04.24.2013 | Entertainment
Jim Hill

Though DreamWorks Animation's The Croods may sound crude, based on the enthusiastic response that this film got during its world premiere last week in Berlin, this animated comedy has a sweet & sophisticated side.