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Highlights from the Inside Out UK press conference featuring Amy Poehler, Jonas Rivera & Pete Docter

30 July 2015 10:08 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The Flickering Myth Podcast goes Inside Out

It’s been getting rave reviews so far (read our reviews here and here) and now we have audio highlights from the UK press conference of Disney-Pixar’s Inside Out featuring producer Jonas Rivera, writer/director Pete Doctor and voice talent Amy Poehler.

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See Also: Director and cast interviews for Disney-Pixar’s Inside Out

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader »

- Luke Owen

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Inside Out movie review: all the feels

29 July 2015 12:16 PM, PDT | www.flickfilosopher.com | See recent FlickFilosopher news »

There is joy and wonder in this marvelous mounting of a human mind, and a thrilling audacity in how it dares at such a strange and impossible thing. I’m “biast” (pro): mostly love Pixar’s films

I’m “biast” (con): nothing

(what is this about? see my critic’s minifesto)

I have some misgivings about this Inside Out movie. Only five emotions in a little girl’s head? Only Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust, and Sadness? Maybe things will get more complicated when she’s an older girl… but even the grownups here have only those five emotions. I dunno about that. Cuz in my not-little-girl head right now, Doubt is telling me “There’s no way you can do justice to this movie, so don’t even bother trying,” and Procrastination is agreeing, saying, “See? It was right to put off writing this review. Let’s put it off some more, »

- MaryAnn Johanson

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Flickering Myth Podcast: Reviews of Southpaw & Inside Out

27 July 2015 3:52 PM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

The Flickering Myth Podcast pulls a double header…

On the latest episode of The Flickering Myth Podcast, Scott Davis and Rohan Morbey sit down to talk about the weekend releases, including Southpaw and Inside Out. Does Southpaw pack a punch, and does Inside Out hit you in the feels? Give the podcast a listen and find out!

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Southpaw features a cast that includes Jake Gyllenhaal (Nightcrawler), Rachel McAdams (Aloha), Rita Ora (Fifty Shades of Grey), Naomie Harris (Skyfall), Forest Whitaker (Out of the Furnace), 50 Cent (Real Steel) and Victor Ortiz (The Expendables 3). Inside Out features a voice cast that includes Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, »

- Luke Owen

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Win ‘Inside Out’ Goodies!

24 July 2015 6:32 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). The emotions live in Headquarters, the control centre inside Riley’s mind and it’s their mission to make sure Riley stays happy. It’s a difficult time for Riley as she and her family relocate to a scary new city, but the Emotions are on the job, eager to help her through this difficult transition.

Inside Out is released in UK cinemas from 24 July and to celebrate, we’re giving away a fantastic merchandise pack which includes, bookmarks, a very angry Anger stress ball, a notebook and a wicked Inside Out Frisbee! »

- Paul Heath

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Amy Poehler and Pete Docter discuss ‘Inside Out’

24 July 2015 4:38 AM, PDT | The Hollywood News | See recent The Hollywood News news »

The director, producer and star literally play with our emotions in Pixar’s latest adventure, Inside Out.

Pixar Animations Studio has introduced audiences to a number of cinematic treasures over the years including Wall-e (2008), Finding Nemo (2003) and the beloved Toy Story Trilogy (1995-2010). It is safe to say that their latest creation, Inside Out from director Pete Docter, is an impressive addition to the Pixar canon.

Inside the mind of 11-year-old Riley live five emotions: Joy, Sadness, Anger, Disgust, and Fear. All emotions work together to make sure that Riley is feeling the right sentiments, reactions, and feelings. However, Joy works the hardest to make sure that Riley is happy as much as possible, keeping Sadness away from the controls. Joy’s task becomes harder when Riley’s parents decide to move from Minnesota to San Francisco turning Riley’s life upside down.

Inside Out is directed by animator, screenwriter and Oscar-winning filmmaker Pete Docter, »

- Paul Heath

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Movie Review – Inside Out (2015)

23 July 2015 5:39 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Inside Out, 2015.

Directed by Pete Docter.

Starring Amy Poehler, Phyllis Smith, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling, Kaitlyn Dias, Diane Lane, and Kyle MacLachlan

Synopsis:

After young Riley is uprooted from her Midwest life and moved to San Francisco, her emotions – Joy, Fear, Anger, Disgust and Sadness – conflict on how best to navigate a new city, house, and school.

Moving away from monsters, toys and old-aged pensioners, Pixar’s 15th feature delves into something even larger namely the mind of a young girl, Riley. Uprooted at the age of 11 from Minnesota to move to San Francisco, her life is turned “inside out”, taking her away from her friends and her hobbies. Such thunderous events can reek havoc on the minds of the best of us, but what of that of a young girl who is still discovering about the world, still soaking up information and surroundings like a sponge, free »

- Scott J. Davis

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Director and cast interviews for Disney-Pixar’s Inside Out

23 July 2015 12:30 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Disney-Pixar’s Inside Out finally makes its way this side of the Pond tomorrow as the film opens in UK cinemas, and we’ve got some video interviews for you here with director Pete Docter and voice stars Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Mindy Kaling, Lewis Black and Phyllis Smith; check them out…

See Also: Read our review of Inside Out here

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). The emotions live in Headquarters, the control center inside Riley’s mind, where they help advise her through everyday life. As Riley and her emotions struggle to adjust to a new life in San Francisco, »

- Gary Collinson

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The Best Film Scores of 2015 (So Far)

21 July 2015 7:15 PM, PDT | SoundOnSight | See recent SoundOnSight news »

Either I’ve been staying on top of my homework or 2015 has been an exceptionally strong year for film scores already. From blockbuster disappointments to indie oddities and mindless action sequels, film music has once again shown it can transcend its respective dreck just as much as it can enhance the cinematic experience. With film festival season on the horizon, let’s check in with the best movie music of the year:

8. ChappieHans Zimmer, Steve Mazzaro, Andrew Kawczynski

Neil Blomkamp’s movies seem to be getting worse, but Hans Zimmer’s sensibilities are getting more exotic and daring. Course-correcting from the massive publicity stunt that was The Amazing Spider-man 2, the master of bombast continues to experiment with digital textures, recruiting pupils Kawczyksnki and Mazzaro for a score that humanizes and contextualizes the childish perspective of its Robocop with a heart of gold.

“It’s a Dangerous City” introduces »

- David Klein

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Film Review: 'Inside Out'

21 July 2015 2:05 PM, PDT | CineVue | See recent CineVue news »

★★★★☆ Pixar have knocked it out of the park with new film Inside Out (2015), which premièred at Cannes earlier this year. Directors Pete Docter and Ronaldo Del Carmen have crafted a cerebral comedy, loaded with smart, witty humour and a great deal of meta-emotional intelligence. The story opens with the birth of Riley. At the same time, Joy (Amy Poehler) pops into being inside of Riley's head. Joy is a blue-haired Tinker Bell, bouncing around Riley's head full of a lust for life. She's shortly joined by Sadness (Phyllis Smith), a turtle-necked mope and counter-point to Joy. As well as these two anthropomorphic emotions, we also meet Anger (Lewis Black), Fear (Bill Hader) and Disgust (Mindy Kaling).

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- CineVue UK

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Box Office: ‘Inside Out’ Serves Up July 4th Fireworks Over ‘Terminator,’ ‘Magic Mike Xxl’

5 July 2015 8:37 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Inside Out” delivered the firepower at the five-day holiday weekend box office as it finished in first ahead of “Jurassic World” and new entries “Terminator: Genisys” and “Magic Mike Xxl.”

In a tight race, Disney-Pixar’s animated comedy pulled in an estimated $45.3 million in the U.S. over the five days — giving it $246.2 million stateside in its third week at 4,158 locations. “Inside Out,” with Amy Poehler, Mindy Kaling, Phyllis Smith, Lewis Black and Bill Hader voicing the emotions of an 11-year-old girl, is showing impressive staying power at multiplexes.

Universal’s fourth weekend of “Jurassic World” remained a solid draw, three weeks after its record-setting opening. The dino thriller, starring Chris Pratt and Bryce Dallas Howard, stomped its way to $43.8 million at 3,737 screens and ranks as the fourth-highest domestic grosser of all time with $568.2 million.

For the three days covering Friday through Sunday, “Jurassic World” has the edge on »

- Dave McNary

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Inside Out by Emma Brockes

3 July 2015 8:00 AM, PDT | The Guardian - Film News | See recent The Guardian - Film News news »

With its jokes about abstract thought, this Pixar/Disney journey inside an 11-year-old’s mind is as funny as it is inventive

The precursor to the movie Inside Out, as any 1980s reader of the Beano will know, was a comic strip called the Numskulls, in which a group of tiny operatives ran around inside a boy’s brain, pulling the levers that governed his five senses, with hilarious results. In the Pixar/Disney version, the jokes are more sophisticated and the brain workers hung up on more existential concerns, but the idea is roughly the same: a portrait of the inside of 11-year-old Riley’s mind, where central command is run by five warring emotions – Amy Poehler as Joy, Lewis Black as Anger, Mindy Kaling as Disgust, Bill Hader as Fear and Phyllis Smith as Sadness.

Sadness is fat, with large glasses and an unfortunate rollneck sweater, and every »

- Emma Brockes

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The Edinburgh International Film Festival 2015: In Review

2 July 2015 2:07 AM, PDT | EmpireOnline | See recent EmpireOnline news »

The sun has set on this year's Edinburgh International Film Festival, meaning that it's time for a spot of reflection. In general, there was a lot to like about the 2015 programme, which featured plenty of interesting titles and a variety of well-received choices. One Scottish film was given a critical kicking across the board — clue: it rhymes with 'Mottish Scussel'* — but aside from that, there were very few duds. In terms of highlights, there is little doubt that this year’s most popular film was Inside Out, the latest animated feature from Pixar. Revolving around a young girl named Riley (voiced by Kaitlyn Dias), it tells a lovely story that cuts between the real world and the inside of Riley’s mind, which is visualised as a control room of sorts. Referred to as “Headquarters”, this area is populated by five personified emotions — including Joy (Amy Poehler) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith »

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Childhood Development Expert Digs Deeper Into Pixar’s ‘Inside Out’

30 June 2015 3:04 PM, PDT | Monsters and Critics | See recent Monsters and Critics news »

Parents can count on the Pixar animation film “Inside Out” to be an original, heartfelt story about the process of growing up and learning how to handle your biggest emotions.The film is shot from the Pov of 11-year-old Riley’s (Kaitlyn Dias) mind. Baby Riley is born to her loving parents, so is her first emotion, Joy (Amy Poehler), who’s soon joined by Sadness (Phyllis Smith), Anger (Lewis Black), Fear (Bill Hader), and Disgust (Mindy Kaling). The quintet live and work in Headquarters (aka HQ), the part of Riley’s brain that experiences feelings and makes memories. Then everything changes when Riley […] »

- April Neale

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Inside Out Review: Now Life Makes Sense

29 June 2015 4:25 PM, PDT | TheHDRoom | See recent TheHDRoom news »

Inside Out, the newest Disney Pixar film, delves into the emotional spectrum (both literally and figuratively) to mine gold and to tell the story of a young girl's life after the emotionally and socially devastating effects of a cross-country move. The premise itself is simple, but the subtext runs deeper -- much deeper -- to a true emotional level, as the real stars of Inside Out are the emotions that we all feel, brought to life in unique and sometimes hilarious ways.

Riley (voiced by Kaitlyn Dias) and her family, Mom (Diane Lane) and Dad (Kyle MacLachlan) live a quiet, happy life in Minnesota. A life of good friends and of hockey and the bond that only a family shares. But on the inside, Riley is controlled by her five emotions, Joy (Amy Poehler), Sadness (Phyllis Smith), Anger (Lewis Black), Fear (Bill Hader), and Disgust (Mindy Kaling), each adding to »

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Pixar’s Turning Me Inside Out – Girl Navigating the World Review

29 June 2015 4:54 AM, PDT | Boomtron | See recent Boomtron news »

The summer animation season is in full swing. Early trailers for Inside Out had gotten me curious, but, I’ll admit, the draw was mostly in the strength of Pixar as a name. The concept seemed cute enough but I wanted to see how they were going to get a story out of the idea. The studio has created characters that reasonate with human audiences out of some of the most unlikely subjects, from a cute little desk lamp to fish. Why not personify emotions and make them the next thing to capture our hearts.

As with previous features, an animated short kicks off the big screen spectacle. This year, it’s about a lonely volcano singing his hopes to the sky. The entire thing is set to a gentle ukulele song performed by Kuana Torres Kahele and Napua Greig. I don’t think I’ve ever felt emotionally connected to an island before, »

- Patricia

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Hot Toys unveils Inside Out Cosbaby series

25 June 2015 5:50 AM, PDT | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

Fresh from its box office success in the States this past weekend where it scored the biggest opening ever for an original film (despite losing out on top spot to Jurassic World), Hot Toys has unveiled its Cosbaby series for Pixar’s latest animated offering Inside Out, which feature Riley’s five emotions: Joy, Sadness, Fear, Anger, and Disgust…

See Also: Read our review of Inside Out here

 

Growing up can be a bumpy road, and it’s no exception for Riley, who is uprooted from her Midwest life when her father starts a new job in San Francisco. Like all of us, Riley is guided by her emotions – Joy (Amy Poehler), Fear (Bill Hader), Anger (Lewis Black), Disgust (Mindy Kaling) and Sadness (Phyllis Smith). The emotions live in Headquarters, the control center inside Riley’s mind, where they help advise her through everyday life. As Riley and her emotions »

- Gary Collinson

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Inside Out review: Pixar's charming take on childhood

25 June 2015 2:00 AM, PDT | Digital Spy | See recent Digital Spy - Movie News news »

Directors: Pete Docter, Ronaldo Del Carmen; Screenwriters: Meg LeFauve, Josh Cooley, Pete Docter; Starring: Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling, Phyllis Smith; Running time: 94 mins; Certificate: U

Inside Out showcases many of Pixar's best qualities, bearing a smart premise, emotional resonance and visually entrancing animation. It's not their finest work, with the latter half struggling to maintain narrative momentum, but viewers of all ages should find bountiful rewards. Following Boyhood, we're lucky to have another interesting take on that tough process of growing up and all the highs, lows and irrational hissy fits it entails.

The movie's concept borders on pure genius. Inside every human's mind, key emotions are personified as little creatures that compete to control their host body – a young girl called Riley being the focus here. That sounds almost like a body horror movie that David Cronenberg would be proud of, but the likes of »

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Celebrity Voices You May Have Missed In Inside Out

23 June 2015 11:52 AM, PDT | cinemablend.com | See recent Cinema Blend news »

Pixar.s latest film, Inside Out, pulls at your heartstrings until the point where you.re an exposed ball of emotions, and that.s thanks in part to the incredible voice cast. The animation movie giant expertly positioned Amy Poehler as Joy, Phyllis Smith as Sadness, Bill Hader as Fear, Lewis Black as Anger, and Mindy Kaling as Disgust, and together they are the face of Inside Out. However, there.s a whole crop of incredible voice cameos that you might have missed if you weren.t using your ears. The film is a visual explosion of enthralling imagery, so it.s understandable if you weren.t able to connect all of the voices with their actors. During the course of the film, we meet the emotions inside the head of a young girl named Riley and discover what happens when two of them . Joy and Sadness . are unceremoniously thrown »

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Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out Posts Biggest Opening Ever for an Original Movie

23 June 2015 8:00 AM, PDT | CinemaNerdz | See recent CinemaNerdz news »

Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out climbed to the top of the historical box office charts last weekend with the biggest opening for an original movie in history, topping the previous No. 1 original movie, Avatar, by more than $13 million, with over $90 million in domestic box office alone.

Directed by Pete Docter (Up and Monsters, Inc.), and featuring the voices of Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling, and Phyllis Smith, Inside Out took in an estimated $132 million globally, with many significant markets yet to open. The film is the second highest Pixar opening of all time, behind 2010’s Toy Story 3, and continues to be well received among audiences and critics alike.

Check out our kid-written review right here!

About The Movie: Disney/Pixar’s Inside Out ventures inside 11-year-old Riley’s mind, where five Emotions are hard at work in Headquarters, led by optimist Joy, whose mission is to keep Riley happy. »

- Mike Tyrkus

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Inside Out Posts Biggest Opening Ever At Box Office For Original Film With $90 Million

22 June 2015 1:55 PM, PDT | WeAreMovieGeeks.com | See recent WeAreMovieGeeks.com news »

Disney•Pixar’s Inside Out heads to the top with the biggest opening for an original movie in history, topping the previous No. 1 original movie, Avatar, by more than $13 million, with $90,440,272 million in domestic box office opening weekend. The film opened Friday, June 19.

Directed by Pete Docter (“Up,” “Monsters, Inc.”), and featuring the voices of Amy Poehler, Bill Hader, Lewis Black, Mindy Kaling and Phyllis Smith, Inside Out took in an estimated $132 million globally, with many significant markets yet to open. The film is the second highest Pixar opening of all time, behind 2010’s Toy Story 3, and continues to be well received among audiences and critics alike.

Inside Out” has an “A” Cinemascore. The movie is at 98 percent on rottentomatoes.com. “Inside Out” was the highest-grossing Disney•Pixar movie of all time in Russia. Friday box office for “Inside Out” ($34.2 M) made it the second largest opening day for Pixar, »

- Michelle McCue

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