We spoke with Martino about merging the worlds of 2D and 3D animation, and why a Charlie Brown who is actually recognized and praised isn’t much of a stretch for Schulz.
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You’re not actually thanking artists if you delete their names from the credits.
Charlie Brown might be a loveable loser, but Fox proved a winner with a $45 million “Peanuts Movie” launch.
Charles Schulz’s Charlie Brown always failed, then triumphed, then failed, and so on. According to critics, “The Peanuts Movie” pretty much does the same.
A dedication ceremony, open to the public, will take place on October 1st.
Blue Sky artists explain how important “Peanuts” was during their childhood.
Illumination Entertainment’s founder admits he has no idea what’s in store for the future of animation, but it will probably arrive online in short-form.
The most extensive look yet at Steve Martino’s reinvention of “Peanuts.”
“Pinocchio” screens this morning as part of the Academy’s on-going Animation Showcase series.
Fox has released a series of nine character posters for Blue Sky Studios’s “The Peanuts Movie.”
But the fight isn’t over yet. Animation artists have 30 days to produce new evidence.
The major studios filed a motion last Friday in federal court asking a judge to dismiss the antitrust wage-fixing lawsuit that had been filed by animation industry employees.
Fox has released a second teaser for Blue Sky’s “The Peanuts Movie.”
The wage-theft scheme operated by major American animation studios continues to grow with no end in sight.
Fox has released the full-length teaser for Blue Sky’s “The Peanuts Movie.”
Blue Sky has released five new high-res stills from “The Peanuts Movie.”
Today we look at the work of Clayton Stillwell, Cartoon Brew’s Artist of the Day!
If you didn’t hear about last weekend’s opening of “Legends of Oz: Dorothy’s Return,” don’t worry because no one else in America did either. Opening in 2,575 theaters, the film eked out $3.7 million, which is the worst opening ever for an animated feature in saturated release (over 2,500 theaters). The previous animation record holder in this dubious category was the 2011 Weinstein Company release “Hoodwinked Too! Hood vs. Evil,” which grossed $4.1M from 2,505 theaters.
Ahead of the film’s teaser trailer premiere later today, we’ve got our first look at the bigscreen CGI adaptation of “Peanuts” that is being produced by Blue Sky Studios.
Disney’s recent trademark lawsuit against Phase 4 Films and their movie “Frozen Land” has reignited discussion about ‘mockbusters,’ the portmanteau used to describe a genre of home video that is dedicated to tricking customers into mistakenly purchasing a low-budget imitation of a popular movie.
Leo Matsuda is a Brazilian artist who works in the story department at Walt Disney Animation Studios.