Veteran Hollywood Producer and Oscar nominee Bonnie Arnold (“Dances with Wolves”, “Toy Story”, “Tarzan”, “How to Train Your Dragon”) talks about the making of “Dragon 2”, which comes out on Blu-ray/DVD on Nov. 11, as well as “Dragon 3” and her groundbreaking experience with Buzz and Woody.
He co-directed the most celebrated animated movie of all-time (and my favorite film) – Disney’s “Beauty and the Beast”. Now, Gary Trousdale is bringing back the classic Jay Ward characters Rocky and Bullwinkle (plus their friends/enemies), in a new, DreamWorks animated short.
In the second half of my conversation with author and Animation Scoop editor Jerry Beck, we talk about the 2014 box office decline and dive into the big animated films and potential Oscar nominees to come, including “The Boxtrolls”, “The Book of Life”, “Big Hero 6” and “Penguins of Madagascar”.
Author and Animation Scoop editor Jerry Beck talks about the new “SpongeBob” movie, the “Frozen” phenomenon, his early days in Animation, and meeting-up with “Simpsons” creator Matt Groening at Comic Con.
Academy-Award nominated director Dean DeBlois discusses the returns of Hiccup and Toothless, adding Cate Blanchett to the franchise, the incredible Cannes Film Festival premiere, and details on “Dragon 3”.