Tag Archives: Teddy Newton

Exclusive: Art of Monsters University Book Review

One of my favorite by-products of a Pixar film, is a new Art of Book to accompany it. This year, Chronicle Books delivers with The Art of Monsters University by Karen Paik.

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Teddy Newton Feature Film Surfaces!

Recently writer Derek Connolly was speaking with Variety about his recent film, Safety Not Guaranteed. He made mention that he’s moved up to Emeryville and has been working a feature film script with Pixarian Teddy Newton (Day & Night). While … Continue reading

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Confirmed List of Shorts for New Blu-ray and DVD

From the press release of Pixar Shorts Vol. 2, here’s the list of shorts that will be included on the upcoming Blu-ray and DVD set. It’s nice to George and A.J. on here. Not sure if Partysaurus Rex will be … Continue reading

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Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol

Just wanted to say a few words about Brad Bird’s (The Incredibles, Ratatouille) first live action film, Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol. I saw it last night and thought it was really great. Spectacular action, good acting, a wonderful opening credits … Continue reading

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Exclusive: The Incredibles Blu-ray Review

Film: Wow. What can I say about The Incredibles? Some people regard it as their favorite Pixar film. You all know that honor goes to WALL-E for me, but I do consider The Incredibles a nearly flawless film with an … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Real Life Up House, Teddy Newton Audio Podcast, Toy Story 3 Tears

This will be my last post for a week or so as I’m taking (a much needed) vacation. I should have a pretty big exclusive upon my return so stay tuned! National Geographic has built a real life version of … Continue reading

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Oscar Recap: Toy Story 3 Wins 2 Academy Awards!

Congratulations to Lee Unkrich, Randy Newman and everyone at Pixar for winning Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song at last night’s 83rd Annual Academy Awards for Toy Story 3. In addition to Lee, many Pixarians were in attendance including … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Hawaii Short First Look, Oscars, Unkrich, Newton, Incredibles Blu-ray Promo

Entertainment Weekly has the first look at the new Toy Story short, Hawaiian Vacation, that will debut alongside Cars 2. The big news here is that the short is directed by Gary Rydstrom (Lifted and the abandoned Newt film). Looks … Continue reading

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Toy Story 3 Earns 5 Oscar Nominations, Day & Night Also Honored

Congratulations to everyone at Pixar on the six Academy Award nominations that were announced this morning. Five for Lee Unkrich’s Toy Story 3 and one (Best Animated Short) for Teddy Newton’s Day & Night. This ties the five nominations that … Continue reading

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Pixar Bytes: Oscar Campaign, Newton Retrospective & More!

Wow. Some great FYC Oscar ads by the creative team at Disney-Pixar for Toy Story 3. They are attempting to evoke Oscar winners of years gone by and remind the voters of other sequels (Godfather 2, Lord of the Rings: … Continue reading

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