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First Flight clip from Disney’s Big Hero 6

18 November 2014 3:30 AM, PST | Flickeringmyth | See recent Flickeringmyth news »

It’s already showing in the States, but for those of us here in the UK looking to get a sneak peek, Disney has released a new clip from its animated Marvel Comics adaptation Big Hero 6, which we have for you right here…

See Also: Read our review of Big Hero 6 here

With all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, “Big Hero 6” is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—and transforms the group into a band of high-tech »

- Gary Collinson

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First Look: Al Pacino, Jennifer Garner, & More In ‘Danny Collins'; Ryan Adams Scoring The Film

13 November 2014 1:42 PM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

You probably know the name Dan Fogelman. He's the Hollywood screenwriter behind such animated movies as "Cars," "Bolt," and "Tangled," but also family comedies like "Fred Claus," "Crazy, Stupid, Love," and “The Guilt Trip.” Like many screenwriters before him, Fogelman has made the leap to filmmaking. Originally titled “Imagine,” now known as “Danny Collins,” Fogelman's directorial debut follows an aging rock star who decides to change his life when he discovers a 40-year-old letter written to him by John Lennon. Al Pacino plays the titular Danny Collins, and the movie also stars Jennifer Garner, Annette Bening, Bobby Cannavale, and Christopher Plummer. Here’s the official synopsis: Al Pacino stars as aging 1970s rocker Danny Collins, who can't give up his hard-living ways. But when his manager (Christopher Plummer) uncovers a 40 year-old undelivered letter written to him by John Lennon, he decides to change course and »

- Edward Davis

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The Equalizer Blu-Ray Will Blast Away The Competition On December 30th

11 November 2014 1:04 PM, PST | We Got This Covered | See recent We Got This Covered news »

Quality be damned – you put Denzel Washington in an action-thriller, and audiences will turn out in droves. Such was the case this past September with The Equalizer, which received decent reviews but slayed the competition at the box office, having the biggest R-rated September debut of all time and eventually grossing $186.6 million. Now, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has announced that it will be bringing The Equalizer to Blu-Ray just in time for the new year.

The Digital HD release will take place on December 16th, with the Blu-Ray and DVD both touching down two weeks later on December 30th. The Blu-Ray will boast a 1080p video transfer as well as an English DTS-hd Master Audio 7.1 track, a Uv code and a digital copy. The special features were also detailed.

Blu-ray & DVD Bonus Features Include:

Two Behind-the-Scenes Featurettes Home Mart: Taking Care of Business One Bolt at a Time – On the »

- Isaac Feldberg

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Disney confirms release dates for next two animated movies

10 November 2014 10:56 PM, PST | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

Zootopia and Moana are the next two films from Walt Disney Animation Studios. And now we know when to expect them...

With Big Hero 6 opening to big numbers in the Us over the weekend, the current winning strike of Walt Disney Animation Studios has continued. It's unlikely that Big Hero 6 will do Frozen numbers, but it's still set to be a big hit. And, to be fair, it's going to be a while before any animated film does Frozen numbers again.

Walt Disney Animation Studios, however, won't have a new film in cinemas in 2015, its first year without a new release since 2006. The studio has announced the dates for its next two features after Big Hero 6, and both of them are set to land in 2016.

First up will be Byron Howard's Zootopia. Howard, the co-director of Tangled and Bolt, is putting together a film about a »

- simonbrew

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The Equalizer Starring Denzel Washington Blu-ray, DVD and Digital Release Date and Details

10 November 2014 7:45 AM, PST | TheHDRoom | See recent TheHDRoom news »

Denzel Washington is on the hunt for justice in The Equalizer (2014), director Antoine Fuqua's latest action thriller that also stars Chloe Grace MoretzBill Pullman and Melissa Leo. The Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD release date for The Equalizer has been set by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment for December 30, 2014.

Sony rolled out The Equalizer in cinemas on September 26 with an opening weekend north of $34 million, more than good enough for first place. Since then it has gone on to earn $98 million at the domestic box office and over $186 million worldwide.

The Equalizer comes to Blu-ray and Digital in 7.1 DTS-hd Master Audio and 1080p video. Bonus features are noted below including an alternate "Vengeance Mode" viewing option.

Vengeance Mode with Denzel Washington and Antoine Fuqua - watch through the eyes of Robert McCall.

One Man Army: Training and Fighting

Equalizer Vision: Antoine Fuqua

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Box Office: ‘Big Hero 6′ Races Past ‘Interstellar’ With $56.2 Million

9 November 2014 7:52 AM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Family audiences lifted “Big Hero 6″ over “Interstellar” and the fanboys and girls who turned out in force for Christopher Nolan’s space adventure in one of the fiercest box office match ups of the year.

Big Hero 6″ topped the charts with $56.2 million from 3,761 locations, continuing Walt Disney Animation Studios’ recent hot streak. After the success of “Frozen” and “Wreck It Ralph,” the division is no longer the also-run to Pixar, its corporate cousin.

“They have been on quite the roll,” said Dave Hollis, Disney’s distribution chief. “They’re in a creative renaissance.”

Interstellar” scored a sizable $50 million from 3,561 locations, according to studio estimates. If “Interstellar’s” numbers hold, it will mark only the fourth time in history that two films have debuted to more than $50 million at the domestic box office, and each one of the previous occasions took place in the summer when ticket sales are at their highest. »

- Brent Lang

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Review: Big Hero 6

7 November 2014 6:00 PM, PST | FilmExperience | See recent FilmExperience news »

Tim here. Something feels unmissably “off” about Big Hero 6, the 54th film in the Walt Disney Animation feature canon. It’s a film that wants to offer a little something for everybody, and succeeds, but this comes at the cost of feeling erratic and imbalanced, and curiously adrift. By now, we’re used to superhero origin stories that use up all the oxygen on setting up the heroes’ powers and briefly sketching in their personalities, but even by that standard, as Big Hero 6 started to move into what was unmistakably its endgame, I found myself sinking into outright dismay that this inconsequential scrap against a nondescript bad guy with wicked plans barely large than a city block was actually where the movie was headed, after its strong opening.

But that’s all part of the scheme: the filmmakers (including directors Don Hall, of the 2011 Winnie the Pooh) and Chris Williams, »

- Tim Brayton

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‘Big Hero 6′ Edging ‘Interstellar’ at U.S. Box Office, Could Hit $66 Million Weekend

7 November 2014 2:57 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Disney’s “Big Hero 6″ has taken the lead spot at this weekend’s box office, heading for a finish as high as $66 million — enough to top a still-impressive launch in the $56 million range by Paramount’s “Interstellar,” according to Friday estimates.

Early numbers show both titles performing up to lofty expectations with “Interstellar” winning Friday with $20 million, followed by around $18 million for “Big Hero 6.” Saturday projections were showing “Hero” jumping to $28 million with “Interstellar” coming in around $22 million.

The lowest estimates for “Big Hero 6″ were coming in between $55 million and $60 million so the race could turn out to be a nail-biter by the end of the weekend.

Both “Big Hero 6″ and “Interstellar” have budgets of $165 million; both have impressive critical reception with “Big Hero” at 90% and “Interstellar” at 72% on Rotten Tomatoes; and both are opening at over 3,500 U.S. locations.

Christopher Nolan’s “Interstellar” put up »

- Dave McNary

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Review: Big Hero 6

7 November 2014 9:30 AM, PST | Slackerwood | See recent Slackerwood news »

The Walt Disney Animation Studios team continues to knock hits out of the park, following up Wreck-It Ralph and Frozen with this weekend's adaptation of the Marvel comic Big Hero 6. Directed by Don Hall and Chris Williams (Bolt), Big Hero 6 is perhaps a first in presenting modern Asian-American leads as positive role models in a major Hollywood studio production for children. 

Young Hiro Hamada (Ryan Potter) is something of a robotics savant, hustling cash in the underground world of robot fighting a la Real Steel. He's encouraged by older brother Tadashi (Daniel Henney) to apply himself and join him in the advanced robotics program led by Roberto Callaghan (James Cromwell). There he meets fellow students Go Go (Jamie Chung), Wasabi (Damon Wayans Jr), Honey Lemon (Genesis Rodriguez), and Fred (Tj Miller).

An unexpected disaster leaves Hiro reeling, and with the help of his friends and Baymax (Scott Adsit), his brother's helpful medical robot, »

- Mike Saulters

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New TV Spots: Big Hero 6 & The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 1

6 November 2014 2:43 PM, PST | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

With all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, “Big Hero 6” is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—and transforms the group into a band of high-tech heroes determined to solve the mystery. Inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name, and featuring comic-book style action, “Big Hero 6” is directed by Don Hall (“Winnie the Pooh”) and Chris Williams (“Bolt”), and produced by Roy Conli (“Tangled”). The film hits theaters in 3D on November 7, 2014. The film hits theaters in »

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42 upcoming comic book movies - and when to expect them

5 November 2014 9:30 AM, PST | Den of Geek | See recent Den of Geek news »

When’s that comic book movie coming out, with the ant-sized man? This and all similar questions answered in our comic book movie calendar.

Comic book fans of the world - were you planning on spending your spare cash on anything other than cinema visits and DVD box-sets for the next six years? Well tough, because Hollywood has other ideas.

Ever since Bryan Singer’s X-Men movie jump-started the comic book movie trend in 2000 (building on the stellar work of Richard Donner and Tim Burton in the decades prior), Fox, Sony, Warner Bros., Disney and Marvel Studios have all been repeatedly cashing-in on the resurgent popularity of capes, cowls and anything ending in ‘Man’.

Now, the sheer size of the comic book movie-making world has reached a critical mass. There are now seven such films (at least) slated for every year between 2016 and 2019. There’s also a few confirmed for 2020 already, »

- rleane

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Review: Disney's Heart-Tugging 'Big Hero 6'

4 November 2014 2:04 PM, PST | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

This is a reprint of our review from the 2014 Tokyo International Film Festival. The Playlist’s first ever visit to the Tokyo International Film Festival could scarcely have got off to a more appropriate start than with the World Premiere of the new film from Walt Disney Animation Studios: “Big Hero 6” from directors Don Hall (“Winnie the Pooh”) and Chris Williams (“Bolt”).  After all, we’re a U.S.-based publication journeying across the world to experience our first Asian festival, and one of the overriding themes of the film is cross-cultural hybridization—it's set in a fictionalized melange of two iconic cities (see if you can guess which ones), the near-future metropolis of San Fransokyo. But there are also corporate cultures meeting here for the first time: this is a Disney film based on a Marvel comic book property, and while it’s definitely a Hollywood film, it »

- Jessica Kiang

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Box Office: ‘Interstellar,’ ‘Big Hero 6′ Eye Record-Breaking Weekend

4 November 2014 1:06 PM, PST | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Interstellar” and “Big Hero 6″ collide at the multiplexes this weekend, igniting one of the fiercest box office battles of the year.

Both films are eyeing debuts in the $55 million range, with “Big Hero 6″ maintaining a slight advantage. Some analysts expect that the animated Walt Disney release will hit or even pass $60 million in domestic receipts.

“It’s finally a weekend to be excited about for moviegoers,” said Jeff Bock, a box office analyst with Exhibitor Relations. “There hasn’t been this much fervor about going to the movies since ‘Guardians of the Galaxy’ opened.”

If projections hold, it will be only the fourth time in history that two films have opened to north of $50 million on the same weekend. In each case, the films have opened in the summer and the two pictures have been a live action film and an animated one. The family friendly productions always ultimately prevailed. »

- Brent Lang

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Win Passes to An Advance Screening of Big Hero 6

28 October 2014 8:18 PM, PDT | CinemaNerdz | See recent CinemaNerdz news »

Enter here for your chance to win passes to an advance screening of the new animated film from Disney, Big Hero 6.

For your chance to receive two (2) complimentary passes to see Big Hero 6 in 3D at the AMC Star Great Lakes Theater in Auburn Hills, Michigan on Monday, November 3rd at 7:00Pm, just look for the “Enter the Contest” box further down on this page. But hurry, because there are a limited number of passes available and when they’re gone, they’re gone!

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Big Hero 6: With all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, “Big Hero 6″ is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius — thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When »

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Hollywood’s New Leaders: Film

28 October 2014 10:00 AM, PDT | Variety - Film News | See recent Variety - Film News news »

Richard Baker, 39

Exec VP, marketing and distribution, FilmNation Entertainment

Take one self-described nerd, mix marketing expertise gained at the Edinburgh Intl. Film Festival and the Weinstein Co., and hire him at FilmNation to oversee marketing plus distribution on Benedict Cumberbatch starrer “The Imitation Game.” Result? A record $7 million purchase of “Imitation” by TWC at Berlin for the likely Oscar contender. Title aside, Baker is a jack of many trades, having shaped the studio’s brand and art-directed the “Imitation” reel that secured its purchase. He recalls his first boss, an “eccentric chain-smoking old-school theater manager” who “never hid her mistakes.” “It’s Ok to ask stupid questions,” he says. “But only once.”

Gillian Bohrer, 36

Exec VP production, Lionsgate

Bohrer has only had to interview once for a job. When she felt ready to move up in the world, her company evolved from Summit Entertainment (where she started 11 years ago) to Lionsgate. »

- Variety Staff

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Critics Shower Big Hero 6 With Praise In New TV Spot

24 October 2014 11:28 PM, PDT | ComicBookMovie.com | See recent ComicBookMovie news »

With all the heart and humor audiences expect from Walt Disney Animation Studios, “Big Hero 6” is an action-packed comedy-adventure about robotics prodigy Hiro Hamada, who learns to harness his genius—thanks to his brilliant brother Tadashi and their like-minded friends: adrenaline junkie Go Go Tamago, neatnik Wasabi, chemistry whiz Honey Lemon and fanboy Fred. When a devastating turn of events catapults them into the midst of a dangerous plot unfolding in the streets of San Fransokyo, Hiro turns to his closest companion—a robot named Baymax—and transforms the group into a band of high-tech heroes determined to solve the mystery. Inspired by the Marvel comics of the same name, and featuring comic-book style action, “Big Hero 6” is directed by Don Hall (“Winnie the Pooh”) and Chris Williams (“Bolt”), and produced by Roy Conli (“Tangled”). The film hits theaters in 3D on November 7, 2014. The film hits theaters in »

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Review: 'Big Hero 6' is a safe but solid Marvel superhero movie in a Disney world

24 October 2014 12:15 PM, PDT | Hitfix | See recent Hitfix news »

One of the things that fanboys asked the moment Marvel was sold to Disney was, "Does this mean we'll see Pixar superhero movies?" With Brad Bird currently working on a screenplay for "The Incredibles 2," Pixar has no need to get into the Marvel business, and Marvel's live-action movies are so successful that I can't really imagine them handling over a viable franchise to an animated division. Walt Disney Feature Animation was given permission to go through Marvel's vast catalog of characters to see if there was anything in there that they might spark to, anything they could make their own, and when they found "Big Hero 6," an obscure team book created by Duncan Rouleau (aka "Man Of Action") and Steven T. Seagle, they found their way in. Right now, it feels like Wdfa is on a roll. You can divide the history of Disney animation into eras, and »

- Drew McWeeny

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Even More New Poster Posse Art for Big Hero 6

23 October 2014 1:58 PM, PDT | GeekTyrant | See recent GeekTyrant news »

Big Hero 6 by Harlan Elam

As you should know by now, the Poster Posse teamed up with Disney to design official posters for Big Hero 6. Today we bring you phase three, with six more posters for the film, including a variant edition of one of my absolute favorites. Baymax has been the big star of these posters, which is understandable because he is great and probably so much fun to draw. But I really love the posters that show Baymax and Hiro together, because that relationship is at the center of the film. If you haven’t seen anything you’ve liked in phase one, or two, or the official Nycc poster, check again next week, because phase four is going to drop.

I cannot wait for you guys to see this movie and feel all the feels (There are So Many feels in this movie). You are going to love it. »

- Mily Dunbar

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‘Big Hero 6' Review: Disney's Superhero Epic is Smart Translation of Japanese Anime

23 October 2014 6:00 AM, PDT | The Wrap | See recent The Wrap news »

Complain all you want about the current vogue of superhero movies, but if every so often we get a “Big Hero 6” — a kid-friendly saga that features an Asian protagonist, an ethnically- and gender-diverse group of costumed crusaders, and positive messages about science, education, and compassion — then it justifies the genre's existence. Directors Don Hall (the lovely, under-appreciated 2011 “Winnie the Pooh”) and Chris Williams (“Bolt”) have incorporated the visuals and the adrenaline of Japanese anime into an American context, resulting in a film that feels thrillingly global yet relatably specific. (The setting of “San Fransokyo” is one »

- Alonso Duralde

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Tokyo Film Festival Review: Disney’s ‘Big Hero 6’

23 October 2014 6:00 AM, PDT | The Playlist | See recent The Playlist news »

The Playlist’s first ever visit to the Tokyo International Film Festival could scarcely have got off to a more appropriate start than with the World Premiere of the new film from Walt Disney Animation Studios: “Big Hero 6” from directors Don Hall (“Winnie the Pooh”) and Chris Williams (“Bolt”).  After all, we’re a U.S.-based publication journeying across the world to experience our first Asian festival, and one of the overriding themes of the film is cross-cultural hybridization —it's set in a fictionalized melange of two iconic cities (see if you can guess which ones), the near-future metropolis of San Fransokyo. But there are also corporate cultures meeting here for the first time: this is a Disney film based on a Marvel comic book property, and while it’s definitely a Hollywood film, it wears its manga influences on its sleeve with foregrounded pride. And for the most part, »

- Jessica Kiang

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