Topic: pixar

Merida Becomes Disney’s First Single Princess, Proving That Even Spinsters Can Sell Merchandise

Merida Becomes Disney's First Single Princess, Proving That Even Spinsters Can Sell Merchandise

Today, several months after Brave premiered in theaters, Disney made the exciting announcement that Merida would become the 11th Disney princess on May 11th. Which is great for the self-esteem of girls with unruly hair everywhere! Also for single ladies who are looking to be named a princess without having to pay for an expensive HeirAndASpareDating.com membership. More »

Pixar Writer-Director Lee Unkrich Reveals Rejected Toy Story Titles

Pixar Writer-Director Lee Unkrich Reveals Rejected Toy Story Titles

Last night Lee Unkrich — who’s worked on the first two Toy Story movies and wrote Toy Story 3found the original list of over 200 possible titles for Toy Story. It turns out that Pixar just couldn’t land on a good title back in 1995, so in desperation they put out a request to any and all employees. “There’s a reason these were rejected, guys,” he warned. More »

‘Cars 2′ Is the First Pixar Film to Get a Rotten Rating on Rotten Tomatoes

'Cars 2' Is the First Pixar Film to Get a Rotten Rating on Rotten Tomatoes

Since Pixar’s films consistently rank above 90% on Rotten Tomatoes, it was bound to happen that one of them would fall short of the group. But it’s shocking just how much of a divide there is: Cars 2 is currently at 37%, the lowest score ever for a Pixar movie and the studio’s first rotten rating. The most baffling part is that audiences seemed to like it well enough, and director John Lasseter approached the movie with genuine enthusiasm even though it was a sequel. More »