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'Home': First 3D animated film to feature black leading character hits theaters soon

TV shows and films are increasingly embracing diversity – and now, animated feature films are following their lead.

The film company DreamWorks is releasing a new animated film in November and it is the first of its kind to feature a black character in a leading role. 187 more words


And The Oscar Goes To...The Emperor's New Clothes! Oops, I Mean Frozen


If you haven’t seen Frozen, stop reading now.

Or, if it doesn’t matter, carry on.

I am an enthusiastic fan of animated movies. Granted, I live with three young children who have an impressive library of animated films, but that aside, I would watch these movies even if I were not in such good company. 982 more words

Baby Boomers

Best summary of a family road trip

THE CROODS – Official Clip – “Road Trip”: http://youtu.be/YI0LR4auD_o

This clip from DreamWorks “The Croods” movie is the best summary of every parent’s goals when planning a family road trip.

Animators Roundtable: Write-Up

Link to interview

This video interviewed the industry’s top directors and they
shared their insight on how and what it is takes for an afective and… 805 more words

Best Work

(Hy)Lights #21: The CROODS

Most people often look at Dreamworks Animation films as nothing but cheap gags, throwaway jokes, and stunt casting. Well, that may be the case for them in some of their movies ( 859 more words


Sunday Review - The Croods

Hello, friends, Happy Sunday!  It’s been a while since I’ve posted a review, but my mom and I watched The Croods last weekend, and I am happy to report that it is delightful.   346 more words


The Croods, 2013

The Croods
Directed by Kirk DeMicco and Chris Sanders

I think this film is sort of undervalued.  It may not be great, it was just okay at best, but it definitely was better than some of the animated films that came out in 2013.  74 more words