2016 was a record year at the box office – and in my opinion one of the best ever in terms of quality – for animated movies. 2017 has been having an opposite effect in both cases. The domestic box office total for 2017 animated movies is at $1.25 billion, making it the 6th biggest […]
This week’s “The LEGO Batman Movie” is the first of an anticipated 16 mainstream animated movies set to be released this year. Here’s a look at the lineup: Feb. 10 – “THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE” Studio: Warner Bros. Voice Cast: Will Arnett, Michael Cera, Zach Galifianakis Story in a Sentence: The miniature version of The […]
Legendary animator Glen Keane (son of “Family Circus” creator Bill Keane) worked at Disney for 37 years, bringing to life some of the studio’s most iconic animated characters, including The Beast and Ariel. A few years ago, Keane left the Mouse House to start a new chapter.