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Weekend Box Office Report: June 16-18, 2017

Cars 3 shifts into first! Lightning McQueen and his fellow vehicles raced back to theaters this weekend and put CARS 3 on top at the box office with an estimated $53.5 million ! That opening is the lowest of the series, pulling up behind the $60.1 million start of the first CARS in 2006 and the $66.1 million opening of CARS 2 in 2011. The...
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06.18.2017
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Top 10 Things You Didn't Know About Pixar

CARS 3 hits theaters this weekend and represents the latest release from Pixar. While the animation giant may not be quite as infallible as they once were, their output is still amazing considering their brief existence making animated films. There are a number of books out there about Pixar history, but here is a crash course of the ten most interesting facts you may not know about the company.
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06.16.2017
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Review: Cars 3

PLOT: After a brush with a younger competitor almost ends his racing career, Lightning McQueen ( Owen Wilson ) and a young trainer hit the road in order to regain his fighting edge but has his time passed? REVIEW: CARS 3 is a curious film. Always the weak link as for as Pixar movies go, the CARS series seems like little more than an excuse to sell toys. The kids love...
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06.12.2017
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Lightning McQueen pushes himself to the limit in new Cars 3 trailer

A new trailer for Pixar's upcoming sequel CARS 3 has just raced onto the net ahead of the animation's release next weekend. This installment to the franchise sees Lightning McQueen setting out to prove to a new generation of racers that he's still the best race car in the world. It's a bit of an odd premise if you ask me. The thought of McQueen questioning his...
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06.09.2017
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Lightning McQueen has the eye of the tiger in new Cars 3 trailer

Though the first two CARS movies are not the most beloved in the Pixar canon, CARS 3 is still barreling at us faster than a dude in a trucker cap heading into a NASCAR race. The new trailer for the movie has just dropped, and in it we get our best look at the story yet. Lightning McQueen ( Owen Wilson ) faces his greatest test in this newest movie – age – and the story puts...
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04.26.2017
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Kerry Washington, Nathan Fillion & more to enter the race for Cars 3

I remember watching the trailer for CARS 3 and thinking to myself, "Whoa! Is it just me of is this footage dark as hell?" Then, Disney Pixar lightened things up by introducing us to a host of new and colorful characters  and I thought, "Oh, okay. That's a little more like it." I happen to be one of the few people on the planet who doesn't think CARS 2...
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03.09.2017
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Meet the new generation of vehicles in new Cars 3 trailer

This summer will offer a bevy of new sequels for moviegoers, but the one that has fans the most revved-up is CARS 3. A third trailer for the movie has dropped, and the sequel finds series star Lightning McQueen ( Owen Wilson ) racing a car he’s never faced before, and one who is outfitted with state-of-the-art technology and blue lights to make him look like a shooting star (...
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02.27.2017
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It's not over until Lightning strikes in the latest trailer for Cars 3

Although I don't consider the CARS franchise to be anywhere close to Pixar's best work, the series obviously has its fans and, as it's the brainchild of Pixar chief John Lasseter and brings in an obscene amount of merchandising money each year, we're about to receive a third entry in the series. Perhaps in order to win back those who threw up their hands and left after...
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01.09.2017
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Check out the characters of Cars 3 with this new teaser trailer

The first teaser for CARS 3 hit a little over a month ago and brought with it some very dark undertones. It looks like Pixar is pumping the breaks a bit and reminding audiences that everyone's favorite colorful characters are back, along with some new additions. This latest teaser features some new oil in the mix, and you can check it out below! Granted, these...
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01.05.2017
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Everything will change in these two new posters for Pixar's Cars 3

At their best, Pixar has given us some of the most incredible animated movies ever to grace the screen, at their worst, well, they're still pretty good, but the CARS franchise is definitely leaning towards the bottom of the Pixar barrel. However, seeing as the franchise is the brainchild of Pixar chief John Lasseter and its merchandising brings in an obscene amount of money each...
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11.29.2016
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It's a dark day for Lightning McQueen in the teaser trailer for Cars 3

Blindsided by a new generation of blazing-fast racers, the legendary Lightning McQueen ( Owen Wilson ) is suddenly pushed out of the sport he loves. To get back in the game, he will need the help of an eager young race technician with her own plan to win, inspiration from the late Fabulous Hudson Hornet, and a few unexpected turns. The first teaser for CARS 3 is here and it brings forth...
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11.21.2016
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Ink & Pixel: Special Edition - The Top Three Animated Films of 2013

Ink & Pixel is a source of pride and joy for me as a writer and as such, I'm always striving to take this column further for those who read and enjoy it. If you yourself, or anyone you know, helped to make any of the amazing feature animated films found within this column, I would love to talk to you to further my knowledge. Please contact me at steveseigh@joblo.com so we can discuss...
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12.20.2013
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