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Here's What We're Getting on the 'Incredibles 2' DVD, Blu-Ray

Disney Pixar's highly anticipated familial superhero film Incredibles 2 set a new record for success for an animated film at the box office, and we can't wait to have the film for home release. Here's what we'll be getting on the official release of Incredibles 2 on Blu-ray, Blu-ray, and digital (features may vary by retailer though): […]

'Incredibles 2' Is Disney's 3rd Billion-Dollar-Grossing 2018 Movie

We knew it was going to happen at some point, but it would appear this past weekend was enough to push the Disney animated feature Incredibles 2 over the $1 billion mark at the box office. Incredibles 2 is the apparent seventh animated film to hit that amount, as well as the ninth in US movie-opening […]

The Incredibles 2 Take Their Place at #CinemaCon 2018

At Cinemacon this morning, our own Kaitlyn Booth has been out and about finding some incredible stand-up to share with our readers, including this one for the upcoming Pixar freature, The Incredibles 2. Fourteen years ago, Pixar rolled out perhaps their best film, The Incredibles, and poked fun at a film genre that would become […]

Iron Giant Tiki Mugs Now Available From Mondo

Iron Giant tiki mugs are now available to order form Mondo. They are available in three styles- a grey version, and bone-style version with a cool black ceramic wash and glaze finish, and a ghost version that has a dark blue glaze on top of a white ceramic finish. All three are 16 ounce glasses. […]

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Incredibles 2: Watch The First Teaser Trailer For The Disney/Pixar Sequel

Disney has dropped the first official teaser trailer for The Incredibles 2, the long-awaited sequel to the best Fantastic Four movie we're likely to see (until Marvel buys Fox). As previously revealed: "For starters, the film will take place immediately after the first film ends, so no long stretch of time like between Toy Story films. In fact, […]

Brad Bird On The Likelihood Of The Iron Giant 2 And Hand-Drawn Animation

The upcoming documentary, The Giant's Dream: The Making of the Iron Giant, outlines some of the obstacles director Brad Bird faced while making The Iron Giant: a short schedule, a tiny budget and a studio becoming gunshy with its recently established feature animation division. In the end, the film bombed at the box office, but lived […]

New Movies With Mikey Considers The Message Of The Iron Giant And The Events In Orlando

Mikey Neumann has posted a new Movies with Mikey in which he takes a look at the poorly marketed 1999 Brad Bird film The Iron Giant. He talks about the underlying message of tolerance in the film, but is blindsided by the events in Orlando, Florida two weeks ago and makes a heartbreaking plea. [youtube]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RdlmaCOp9cU[/youtube] […]

The Iron Giant Comes To Signature Edition Blu-Ray HD. "Sooooooooperman…."

So, anyway, I think it's the best superhero film of all time. An adaptation of the Ted Hughes book The Iron Man: A Childrens Story In Five Nights into American Cold War paranoia by Brad Bird resulting in The Iron Giant. It flopped on release but as become more appreciated over the years, especially with Bird's […]

Christopher McQuarrie Accepts Mission: Impossible 6

The story is still developing, but Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation director Christopher McQuarrie posted this a little while ago: Mission: Accepted #MI6 — ChristopherMcQuarrie (@chrismcquarrie) November 30, 2015 Earlier in the month, reports suggested the director would return — a first for the Tom Cruise-led film series. Previous directors include Brian De Palma, John […]

Disney Sets Incredibles 2 Release Date; Slate Through 2020

Hot on the heels of Marvel Studios' Phase III announcements, Disney has set its overall film release schedule through 2020, according to Variety. The Incredibles 2, the long awaited sequel to Brad Bird's first Pixar film, is set for June 21st, 2019. In the preceding years, Pixar will release sequels to Cars and Toy Story, […]

Warner Bros. Iron Giant Documentary Looking For Archival Material

According to Cartoon Brew, documentarian Anthony Giacchino is working on a look at the making of The Iron Giant for its eventual Blu-ray release. He's also looking for archival materials from anyone involved with the film. He tells the site that he's looking for crew members who have "a good story to tell or perhaps […]

Iron Giant Director Brad Bird Praises New Scene Animators

When The Iron Giant: Signature Edition screens next week, it will include two new scenes. As reported by Variety, the scenes were storyboarded as the time the film was made. Budgetary and scheduling concerns meant director Brad Bird had to leave those scenes in the story department, never realized. But thanks to Duncan Studios, those […]

Brad Bird Talks Superhero Turf And Incredibles 2

While speaking with Collider, director Brad Bird offered a few details about the upcoming sequel to his 2004 animated film The Incredibles. He's three-quarters of the way thought the script, but his story department is already storyboarding sequences. "I've got a lot of people that worked on the first one working on it, so we're […]

Iron Giant Returns To Theatres; Blu-ray Announced (Updated)

I saw Brad Bird's feature debut, The Iron Giant, at the time of its release in 1999 in a mostly empty theater at the old AMC Century City 14 in Los Angeles. It was a brilliant film largely ignored at the time. Bird went on to direct The Incredibles and Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol. […]

Disney Releases Tomorrowland Featurette

Disney has released a new featurette for their upcoming film Tomorrowland. In the video we get an idea about what Tomorrowland is from actors George Clooney and Britt Robertson along with director Brad Bird and the screenwriter Damon Lindelof. Tomorrowland appears in theaters May 22nd. [youtube]https://youtu.be/IqjH-JJknZM[/youtube]

Second Trailer And Official Website For Brad Bird's Tomorrowland

The second trailer for Tomorrowland ran doing the Super Bowl yesterday and at this point, we still don't very much about the plot of the movie. The film stars George Clooney, Hugh Laurie, Britt Robertson,Keegan-Michael Key and Judy Greer. Its directed by Brad Bird and co-written by Bird, Damon Lindelof and Jeff Jensen. The synopsis reads: Bound […]

First Teaser Trailer For Brad Bird's Tomorrowland

At NYCC, Disney released the first teaser trailer for Tomorrowland. The film stars George Clooney and Britt Robertson, and is directed by Brad Bird (The Incredibles) from screenplay he co-wrote with Damon Lindelof (Lost). From Disney comes two-time Oscar® winner Brad Bird's "Tomorrowland," a riveting mystery adventure starring Academy Award® winner George Clooney. Bound by a shared […]


Five Things The Incredibles 2 Should Do To Be An Even Bigger Smash Hit

By Mike Federali I'm a huge fan of The Incredibles. In my humble opinion it's one of the top superhero movies of all time. So news of The Incredibles 2 finally happening got my brain going in a thousand directions. Here's a few unsolicited ideas I think would make the sequel a hit, and more […]

Swipe File: Starlight And The Incredibles

A preview of Mark Millar and Goran Parlov's Starlight A scene from Pixar's Incredibles. A post by Mark Millar, "Rank Pixar Films Top To Bottom" In Swipe File we present two or more images that resemble each other to some degree. They may be homages, parodies, ironic appropriations, coincidences or works of the lightbox. We […]