The Playlist has decided on their list of the 50 best animated films of the 21st century (so far). Here is 50-46: 50. Brave 49. The Pirates! Band of Misfits 48. Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 47. Tokyo Godfathers 46. Frankenweenie And 5-2: 5. Show More Summary
The Pirates! Minipack Docks at the Store This week will see the release of The Pirates! Minipack on PlayStation Store, containing a variety of costumes from The Pirates! Band of Misfits. The Pirate Captain, Cutlass Liz and Black Bellamy will all be coming to LittleBigPlanet 2 and LittleBigPlanet PS Vita this week. Show More Summary
Plus: Rihanna's alien-invasion film 'Battleship' and Zac Efron in 'The Lucky One.'
We've got some great news this week -- tomorrow sees the release of The Pirates! Band of Misfits, a fun movie for the whole family, on Blu-Ray and DVD! Thanks to a special partnership, we'll be including vouchers for a brand new TheShow More Summary
Salma Hayek heads to Katsuya for dinner with husband Francois-Henri Pinault on Monday (April 30) in Brentwood, Calif. The 45-year-old actress’s new animated movie, The Pirates! Band of Misfits, which also features the voices of Hugh Grant and Jeremy Piven, has been getting rave reviews. The L.A. Times‘ film critic calls it “a clever piece [...]
The Pirates! Band of Misfits – Review | Source: Rickey.org | The X Factor | The Voice | American Idol Clever jokes and cheeky humor abound in Aardman Animation’s newest flick, Pirates! Band of Misfits. With an off-the-wall sensibility and spectacular 3D, this is one hysterical animated movie I totally loved.
For the second week in a row, Think Like a Man won the box office. This time the comedy raked in $18 million, raising its total gross to $60.8 million. Animated flick The Pirates! Band of Misfits followed in second with $11.4 million, barely edging by The Lucky One, which earned $11.3 million in its second week in theaters. Show More Summary
The Pirates! Band of Misfits takes second place with $11.4 million, and The Five-Year Engagement takes fifth place with $11.1 million. [...]
Judd Apatow's "bitter tasting" Five Year Engagement suffered from a poor opening weekend, with its revenue projections placing it fifth in the box office popularity stakes. New animated children's movie Pirates! Band of Misfits fared better (sailing into the #2 spot), as did both Think Like a Man and The Lucky ... More »
Michael Ealy‘s romantic comedy Think Like A Man kept its box office spot for the second weekend in a row, bringing in $18 million. Second place went to The Pirates! Band of Misfits, an animated movie featuring Hugh Grant and Salma Hayek. The children’s flick earned $11.4 million this weekend. Third place went to Zac [...]
Aardman Studios has done it yet again and for the second time in a year after last holiday season's Arthur Christmas. Now the studio finds a wealth of abundant source material (courtesy of Gideon Defoe's series of books, The Pirates!) for Pirates! Band of Misfits, and a hopeful sequel to this adventure is likely waiting in the rafters. Show More Summary
Set sail for adventure on the high seas with the merriest band of buccaneers and scallywags this side of the ocean blue with Peter Lord and Jeff Newitt‘s rollicking and very fun family film, The Pirates! Band of Misfits. Arghs ahoy!Show More Summary
Opening in 3D and 2D theaters on April 27th is the new 3D stop-motion animated movie from Aardman Animation and directors Peter Lord and Jeff Newitt, (the people who brought you Chicken Run) called The Pirates! Band of Misfits, which … Continue reading ?
Review by JAMES BARTLETT It’s 1857. Pirate-hating Queen Victoria (Imelda Staunton) is on the throne and her navy is on the march, but life aboard the ship of Pirate Captain (voiced by Hugh Grant) is full of looting, cutlasses and regular Ham Nights – it’s just a shame that they’re not very good at their [...]
Fri, 27 Apr 2012 1:58:54 AM CDT
Pirates! Band of Misfits is the best stop-motion, non-Wallace and Gromit film yet from Aardman Animation. It may also be the most complex stop-motion animated film ever. And yes, it’s funny. Very, very funny. Pirate Captain [voiced by Hugh Grant] is the leader of the ragtaggiest of ragtag crews – sailors with names like The [...]
Before we dive into this week's releases, I wanted to let you know that since I've been oppressively busy lately, I missed last week's column despite there being a couple of solid releases worth your time and money. Top of...
Thu, 26 Apr 2012 23:36:55 PM CDT
There are four films this weekend: The Five Year Engagement, The Pirates! Band of Misfits, The Raven and Safe. By next weekend, most will be dead. Such are the offerings before the summer season, films that are either meant to be counter-programming, or studio dumps that are being release partly out of contractual obligation. Let’s [...]