MN's Own Pete Docter Named Creative Head Of PixarHe's taking over for former Disney animation and Pixar chief John Lasseter, who is departing Disney at the end of the year following misconduct allegations.
Wander Minnesota: The Science of PixarThe Science of Pixar at the Science Museum of Minnesota will thrill fans (of all ages) of the legendary animation studio.
'Science Behind Pixar' Exhibit Headed To Science MuseumBuzz Lightyear, Wall-E and Dory are all headed to the Science Museum of Minnesota this summer to show kids the central role science and technology play in creating their most beloved movie characters and universes.
Bloomington's Pete Docter Preps For OscarsWe might be thousands of miles away from Hollywood, but Minnesota does have its fair share of Oscar winners, including animator Pete Docter.
Movie Blog: Friendly Monsters, Family-Friendly ZombiesWe're at least two or three films into the official backlash against Pixar for purportedly losing the script, and the tone of some of the attacks on their house seem to take the perceived downgrade in overall quality strangely personal.
Disney Buying Lucasfilm For $4.05 Billion Disney is paying $4.05 billion to buy Lucasfilm Ltd., the production company behind "Star Wars," from its chairman and founder, George Lucas. It's also making a seventh movie in the "Star Wars" series called "Episode 7," set for release in 2015, with plans to follow it with Episodes 8 and 9 and then one new movie every two or three years.
Movie Blog: 'Brave' Falls Short For PixarBrave is a series of firsts for Pixar. The biggest first is that this is the studio's first film made with princess power. Her name is Merida, and she is a Scottish lass with a mind as bright as her curly red hair.