Disney made quite a few announcements at their biennial D23 Expo which took place in Anaheim, including details about the upcoming Star Wars Land, their live-action remakes and animated movies and much more.
Sphero, the company known for creating the Sphero BB-8 and the Ollie, has a new product that is more advanced that their previous products. Introducing the Ultimate Lightning McQueen by Sphero.
February 3rd 2016 marked the 30th anniversary of Pixar. In that time, they have released 16 full-length animated films, been nominated for 55 Academy Awards (two of which were for Best Picture) and they have won 15 Oscars including special one that was given to Pixar co-founder, John Lasseter for Toy Story, which pioneered this new era of film.
Oscars aren’t the only awards that Pixar has earned, they have also earned 7 Golden Globes, 11 Grammys and countless other awards. Pixar’s movies so far have made over $9.5 billion worldwide which works out to be about $593 million per film.
On November 22nd 1995, Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios released the first feature-length computer animated film.
Computer animation was unheard of at the time but now it seems like a regular thing.