All posts from “Pixar”

Read. And. Weep.

June 19, 2009 11:39 PM

Ten-year-old Colby Curtin was dying of a rare form of cancer, but she had one last wish before her death: To see the new Pixar/Disney movie Up. But she was too ill for a trip to the theater, so when...

Just What the Docter Ordered

March 18, 2009 6:21 PM

Every time Pixar releases a new movie, I count it as one of the most anticipated of the year--and this summer's Up is no exception. Why is it that Pixar's creative wheels seem to be spin faster than everyone...

A Pixar Tearjerker?

February 12, 2009 5:55 PM

USA Today reports that Up, the latest Pixar project due in May, takes an animated gamble with "a plunge into tearjerker territory." The story, directed by Pete Docter (Monsters Inc. and co-writer of WALL-E), features a 78-year-old man wrestling with...