Feature Film

The Boss Baby
The baby is not a baby in DreamWorks’ ‘The Boss Baby’ trailer
4:00 pm PDT 18/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

After Panda and Trolls, DreamWorks Animation has now introduced a new baby in the house with its upcoming animated feature The Boss Baby. The trailer says it all yet does not say much as it introduces the protagonist but still leaves the audience to question- What is the Boss Baby upto? A peaceful and playful family comprising of just the mother, father and their only son Tim is suddenly disrupted by the advent of a new baby. A new arrival … Read More

Motu Patlu movie
Review Motu Patlu: More than the story, the comic characters entertain you throughout the film
8:30 pm PDT 13/10/2016 By Ronald Rodrigues

Entertainment is a major factor in India; anything that entertains you draws your attention. Passing time and increasing curiosity are few of the reasons apart from entertainment why theatres in India are flooded with people. Well, if you are among those souls who step into the cinema hall for one of these reasons, then Viacom18’s animated feature film Motu Patlu: King of Kings can be a good entertaining pastime fulfilling your curiosity about animation. It’s a simple story with nothing … Read More

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Review Mirzya: Music to the ears and beauty to the eye, lacking the passion of a love story
3:00 pm PDT 07/10/2016 By Ronald Rodrigues

Two parallel stories, one melancholic and the other casually brave; the former manages to create an impact but the later lacks the passion for love. An extreme effort to convey love as the driving force to face all odds in a musically equipped poetic narrative way of storytelling, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Mirzya is visually stunning. With landscapes like vast deserts, snow clad regions, mountainous terrain, transparent waters and royal raj mahals shot high and low, enriching music with deep thought … Read More

Pirates of the Caribbean 5
Disney reveals teaser trailer of ‘Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales’
5:00 pm PDT 03/10/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Captain Jack Sparrow is back! Not really, as we don’t see any trace of Johnny Depp in the teaser trailer. The dark sinister world of the pirates engross you with creepy characters and their filthy characteristics. If ‘Death’ has to be revealed, the intensity of the inevitable event has to be grave and intimidating. And that’s what Walt Disney Pictures is trying to do with its first teaser trailer of Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales. Captain … Read More

mS Dhoni
Review M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story: A dragged tale with VFX rebuilding Dhoni’s live events through Sushant Singh Rajput
9:00 pm PDT 30/09/2016 By Prerna Kothari

Hardwork and perseverance. If one has these two qualities in them, no one can stop them from achieving success. And this lies true for the Indian cricketer and the current captain of the Indian national cricket team in limited-overs formats, Mahendra Singh Dhoni. However, the road to success doesn’t necessarily have to be a cake walk. And to tell the tale of M.S. Dhoni, director Neeraj Pandey (A Wednesday, Baby) in a biographical film released M.S. Dhoni: The Untold Story … Read More

Legendary tale ‘The Lion King’ to be remade in live-action by Disney and Favreau
6:00 pm PDT 29/09/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Dwelling into nostalgia often soothes the mood by flashing memories that are long forgotten yet vividly remembered. Forgetting is essential and harmful too but, completely forgetting a reverberating story is inevitable. The legendary animated musical film The Lion King which baffled the audience till date right from its release in 1994 is one such story which is hard to forget if experienced just once. Disney does not want the audience to forget its tales therefore a live-action adaptation of The … Read More

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Review: ‘Storks’ deliver a simple story stocked with deep subtle messages
11:00 am PDT 24/09/2016 By Ronald Rodrigues

Don’t judge a book by its cover or a movie by its trailer. The teaser trailer of Storks portrayed the film to be a low on spirit tale with a weird dull concept. But, nothing is as it seems and the movie surprisingly has a bunch of stories that converge to touch various aspects of day to day life leading to form an intense connection with the viewers. It’s all about making a baby. Well, you may ignore the fact but … Read More

Disney CEO teases about creating ‘Star Wars’ movies for 2020 and beyond
6:00 pm PDT 23/09/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

The recent Star Wars: The Force Awakens garnered a huge amount in revenues and set quite a benchmark for the upcoming movies of the franchise. The upcoming trilogy of Star Wars movies will come to an end in 2019 but it seems that Disney is already gearing up for more content. At Goldman Sachs Communacopia conference in New York, Disney CEO Bob Iger gave away some small anecdotes which might bring a smile to the fans of Star Wars. Iger … Read More

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Stan Lee’s newest superhero “Monkey Master” to be a China-India co-production film
1:00 pm PDT 22/09/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

The legendary superhero creator Stan Lee unveiled his latest character, Monkey Master, which he created with his long-time collaborator, Sharad Devarajan. Leading Chinese film group, Shinework Pictures, announced a partnership with Lee’s media company POW! Entertainment, and Graphic India, to begin pre-production on a live-action Chinese theatrical film for ‘Monkey Master.’ “We are excited to announce this partnership to leverage Stan Lee’s experience creating some of the world’s most popular superhero characters to create an epic Chinese superhero film that … Read More

Smurfs lost village
Sony Pictures Animation launches the teaser trailer of ‘Smurfs: The Lost Village’
7:15 pm PDT 21/09/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Sony Pictures Animation has released the first official teaser trailer for director Kelly Asbury’s (Shrek 2, Gnomeo & Juliet) “Smurfs: The Lost Village”. The film is based primarily on The Smurfs comic book series created by the Belgian comics artist Peyo, and is a total reboot film, completely unrelated to Sony’s live-action / animated film series which hit the theatres in 2011 and 2013. In this fully animated, all-new take on the Smurfs, a mysterious map sets Smurfette and her … Read More

Mahayodha Rama 2
Contiloe’s ‘Mahayoddha Rama’ most likely to clash with Viacom 18’s ‘Motu Patlu: King of Kings’
8:30 pm PDT 16/09/2016 By Prerna Kothari

Back in 2008 an announcement was made which led to rise in anticipation to witness the epic tale of Ramayana in its yet another rendition form. Produced by Contiloe Pictures, the animated feature film Mahayoddha Rama which was set to be released in 2008 was unheard for several years, until now. Today,Contiloe Pictures unveiled the official trailer of Mahayoddha Rama along with music track “Ram Laala Pyaare Hain”. Produced by Contiloe Pictures CEO Abhimanyu Singh, directed by Raizada Rohit Jaising … Read More

Moana film
The wait is over as Disney releases first ‘Moana’ trailer
3:00 pm PDT 16/09/2016 By AnimationXpress Team

Adventure has no roof. When you are out on a mission, you need to cross all limits and go the  extra mile. It is boils down to a choice of either ‘Turning back out of fear or moving ahead to fight the evil’. Disney’s upcoming animated feature Moana triggers the warrior within you to fight all odds without worrying much about the consequences. The much awaited trailer was released by Walt Disney Animation Studios recently and, it can be said … Read More