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Awesome Art We've Found Around The Net: Batman Rogues, Chinatown, Doctor Who

Some cliche somewhere said that 'a picture is worth a thousand words.' This has proven to be the case for me and especially when it comes to fan art. I have always sought out great fan art and have wanted to share it with as many people as possible. "Awesome Artwork We've Found Around The Net" is the outlet for that passion. In this column I will showcase the kick-ass...
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Exclusive Interview: Brad Bird talks Iron Giant, Tomorrowland flop, & more!

While attending the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival, I was contacted by Warner Bros with an interesting proposal. They wanted to know if would be interested in a solid fifteen minute interview with director Brad Bird to celebrate the return of THE IRON GIANT to theaters (see my TIFF review here ). Obviously the answer was a resounding yes. THE IRON GIANT, while a...
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Review: The Iron Giant: Signature Edition (TIFF 2015)

PLOT: Hogarth Hughes †( Eli Marienthal ) lives with his mother ( Jennifer Aniston ) in Rockwell, a picturesque small town in 1950's middle-America. A sci-fi buff, Hogarth's dreams of adventure come true when he discovers a giant robot ( Vin Diesel ) with no memory of his origin or purpose. The two become fast friends, but a pesky government investigator ( Christopher...
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Vin Diesel teases sequel to Brad Bird's The Iron Giant

THE IRON GIANT was a big box office bomb, grossing only a little over $30 million worldwide against a budget of $70 million, however it received critical acclaim from critics, and many consider it to be one of the best animated movies of all time. Vin Diesel provided the voice of the titular robot in the Brad Bird film, and in a recent post on his Facebook page about The Iron Giant...
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Brad Bird's The Iron Giant will return to theaters this fall

Brad Bird didn't exactly make waves with his latest feature, TOMORROWLAND. Given the man's track record, it seems fair that a dent would finally be made in an otherwise immaculate filmography. Back in 1999, Bird released his first feature-film, THE IRON GIANT. The animated tale followed an unlikely friendship between a rebellious boy named Hogarth (voiced by Eli Marienthal )...
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Cameron Crowe says he could still write Say Anything 2

Writer/director Cameron Crowe was on fire early on in his career, dishing out coming-of-age tales SAY ANYTHING and SINGLES right out the gate. He then dived into major critical success with JERRY MAGUIRE before delivering the fan-favorite ALMOST FAMOUS, thus cementing himself in the minds of cinephiles everywhere. Many years later came Elizabethtown, then WE BOUGHT A ZOO and now we...
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The UnPopular Opinion: Say Anything

THE UNPOPULAR OPINION is an ongoing column featuring different takes on films that either the writer HATED, but that the majority of film fans LOVED, or that the writer LOVED, but that most others LOATHED. We're hoping this column will promote constructive and geek fueled discussion. Enjoy! ****SOME SPOILERS ENSUE**** With Valentine's Day approaching this weekend,...
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I Want That: Mondo's The Iron Giant deluxe figure

If there were ever a reason to scrimp and save to be able to purchase something related to one of the great animated movies of our time, it’s now. Mondo will release a deluxe figure based on the movie THE IRON GIANT, we have some great images of the figure as well as the release date and cost. Mondo has announced that the deluxe figure will retail for $300, and be available...
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NBC developing Say Anything TV series sequel and Cameron Crowe is not happy

EDITOR'S UPDATE: While much of Hollywood is getting slap happy with one movie-to-TV show after another, it appears that Cameron Crowe has put the kabosh on this one. After voicing his displeasure with the whole thing, stating that he'd never been consulted on the deal whatsoever, 20th Century Fox TV have decided to shelve the show, just 24 hours after making the deal to...
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Ink & Pixel: Atlantis: The Lost Empire

Ink & Pixel is a source of pride and joy for me as a writer and as such, Iím 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 so we can...
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