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As if Disney needed another bit of good news in 2018, the studio recently had a hit film cross a major milestone. According to Deadline, “Incredibles 2” crossed the $1 billion mark worldwide on Monday, with a total of $1.005 billion. This is significan…

When news broke of John Lasseter stepping down from his position at the top of Pixar last November, the producer-writer-director dubbed the reasons for his leave of absence as “missteps.” He described his actions with certain employees as disrespectful…

It’s not terribly surprising, but John Lasseter is stepping down at Disney/Pixar at the end of the year. After some allegations of sexual harassment and inappropriate conduct with some female employees, Lasseter had previously been on a leave of absenc…

If you were part of the massive $182.6 million opening for “Incredibles 2” this past weekend there’s a very good chance you saw Pixar’s latest in-house animated short, “Bao,” screen right before it.  Arguably one of …

For the past 14 years writer/director Brad Bird has had to endure one question more than any other: When was he going to make a sequel to his animated superhero romp “The Incredibles?” Well, a few years ago Pixar let it slip that he was har…

Pixar, a studio primarily known for an unimpeachable status in the world of animated movies (“Cars” and a few blips aside), has experienced a rough few months. In the era of #MeToo, its beloved chief, John Lasseter stood accused of sexual harassment im…

Last November, during the rise of the #MeToo movement, The Hollywood Reporter alleged that Rashida Jones, and her writing partner Will McCormack, had left “Toy Story 4” because she had experienced unwanted advances by John Lasseter. Jones a…

Believe it or not, we are approaching the end of John Lasseter’s six-month leave of absence from Disney. Following allegations of inappropriate behavior, described as “missteps” by Lasseter, the creative mind behind Pixar stepped down for an extended p…

“So things haven’t spiraled out of control the moment I left?” Disney has debuted another new 60-second “sneak peek” TV trailer for Pixar’s Incredibles 2, and it contains a few more scenes of unseen footage. We keep seeing more and more in extra trailers, and the more footage we see, the more excited I get. I have a good feeling this might just be amazing, and we barely have any real sense of the plot because Pixar usually likes to keep it all a big secret (especially whatever happens in the second half). Craig T. Nelson is back to voice Bob, with Holly Hunter, Samuel L. Jackson, and Sarah Vowell. At this point, I’m ready to just watch this movie and find out what is going on here before any more of it is revealed in more TV spots and trailers. This new footage is also an announcement that tickets are on sale now for the June opening. Enjoy. Here’s the …