Last week, Crytek released for free their virtual reality demo Back to Dinosaur Island. We didn't have a good quality video at the time but now that's no longer the case so you can head inside to see how it looks or share your own impressions if you were able to try it.
The Good Dinosaur may tell a familiar Disney story, but does so with overwhelming beauty.
Delayed by story and personnel problems, Pixar’s The Good Dinosaur represents the first time the now-legendary animation studio has released two films in one calendar year. Forget that this cannot possibly live up to the standards of its June release, Inside Out (what could?), the screenplay by Meg LeFauve just doesn’t pop. Show More Summary
The Good Dinosaur has as its premise two witty reversals of the kind Pixar has become known for: What if the asteroid that allegedly hit the Earth 65 million years ago and killed off the dinosaurs missed our planet; and what if, millions of years after that near-miss, the still-extant... More »
The latest film from Disney and Pixar isn't exactly a bastion of scientific accuracy: In "The Good Dinosaur", which opened on Wednesday, dinosaurs and early humans co-exist. But dinosaurs are dinosaurs -- even when they're animated -- so we asked a paleontologist to weigh in on the film.Read full article >>
In what would be a battle that I'd pay to see good money to unfold in the flesh, Creed and The Good Dinosaur are now duking it out for supremacy at the top of the US box office after they both hit cinemas on Tuesday night ahead of their wide Thanksgiving releases. Show More Summary
Brandon Montclare, Amy Reeder and Natacha Bustos' "Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur" #1 "is a fun debut for this series."
Capone says THE GOOD DINOSAUR is Pixar at its heart-warming, supremely bizarre best Read the full article on AICN Hey everyone. Capone in Chicago here. The first person to compare or disparage Pixar’s THE GOOD DINOSAUR because it somehow doesn’t stack up to the studio’s release earlier this year, INSIDE OUT, is going to get a smack. Show More Summary
Breaking down that devastating death in "The Good Dinosaur" with actor Jeffrey Wright.
Pixar’s “ The Good Dinosaur,” the 16th animated feature from the beloved studio, is set to debut in theaters just in time for Thanksgiving, but it’s already getting overshadowed by a little film that may have a big impact. “ Sanjay’s Super Team,” the short film screening before the feature presentation is uncharted territory for Pixar. Directed …
Do you know what you’re really eating on Thanksgiving? In 2012, Brian Switek reminded us of the turkey’s true ancestors and what creatures may have had feasted on them back in the day. His article is reprinted below: Happy Dinosaur Dissection...Show More Summary
The Pixar veterans reflect on the development of the story and visual landscape, striking the right emotional chords, and casting Sohn as the Pet Collector.
Rather than the overwhelming euphoria that greeted Inside Out earlier this year, the early response to The Good Dinosaur has been one of mild enthusiasm.Â It's good, but not great. Still touching, but not lasting. What's been universally acknowledged, though, is that The Good Dinosaur is simply drop dead gorgeous to look at. Show More Summary
The classic “a boy and his dog” story is a pretty traditional idea in movies aimed at children, and The Good Dinosaur is basically as cliché a take on that classic story as they come … only this time the dinosaur is the owner, and a human is the pet.
Pixar has created convincing settings before: the teensy Paris apartment where Remy and Linguini learn to make culinary magic; the sleek and steely Buy n Large starliner the Axiom; the ever-changing emotional control room inside Riley’s brain. Show More Summary
It started in 2012, when — in what looked at first glance like some sort of Freaky Friday-style soul-switch gone awry — Disney and Pixar each put out the wrong movie. Pixar released Brave, a dull slog about a free-spirited princess and...Show More Summary
The first issue of Moon Girl and Devil Dinosaur is a perfect introduction to Moon Girl, whose given name is Lunella Lafayette. Lunella is a nerd. Like, a big nerd. She’s the sort of kid who hates school because it doesn’t challenge her, and the other kids make fun of her for knowing so much. Show More Summary
Meeting for the first time, the three actors discuss the Pixar legacy, giving voice to the family of T. rexes, and scoring huge "cool points" with their roles.
Dinosaurs, Rocks and Fossils with Year 3 (Broadway Primary School) A busy morning spent working with the enthusiastic pupils in Year 3 at Broadway Primary as the children have been learning about life in the past and exploring dinosaurs as their topic for the second part of the autumn term. This subject area links nicely […]
The animation in The Good Dinosaur is stunningly beautiful. Photo-realistic, even. And yet, the story is so basic, so immature, and so disjointed that the visuals are in service of a dud of a plot.Click To Continue Reading