Posts Tagged ‘Tim’


[Author: Danny Moltrasi]

Lee Unkrich, 2010 / “You got a friend in me.”

Toy Story 3 is the latest film to be produced by the masters at Pixar Studios, and although Toy Story 3 s not up to the standards of their previous works such as Up and Wall:E, it still maintains the high standards that has come to be expected for them. It is funny, sad, and an amazing effort that deals with mature themes while keeping them extremely family friendly. To start with, the short film, Day and Night, is a cute adventure that tells of two animated drawings that reasonable ghost-like characters on a black background, with one showing day-time images in its profile, and the other showing night. They go around showing the contrasting images, and the everyday sounds of each setting providing a humours soundtrack (for example, in Las Vegas). This simple use of sound and basic image gives these two simple images personality, and is in my opinion the best of Pixars short films. (more…)


[Author: Alex Miller]

Simone: "Do you have any dreams?"
Pee-Wee: "I'm all alone. I'm rolling a big doughnut, and a snake wearing a vest..."
Simone: "No, not that kind of dream."

In honor of Judd Apatow’s recent announcement that he will be producing an all-new Pee Wee movie starring the original Paul Reuben, we are taking a look back at the movie that started it all! (more…)