Lincoln’s Movie Night: ParaNorman

ParaNorman Directed by Chris Butler, Sam Fell Starring Kodi Smit-McPhee, Tucker Albrizzi, Anna Kendrick, Casey Affleck Rated PG for scary action and images, thematic elements, some rude humor and language Taking a kid to the movies can be a masochistic exercise. For every Wall-E and Pirates! there’s a Madagascar-sequel and another Ice Age. But every […]

Posted on August 17, 2012 at 14:11 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Trisha’s Short Video of the Day: Simon’s Cat in “Hop It”

I don’t know about you, but with both Sarah Jane and an Academy Award-nominated director dying in the same week plus perhaps one of the most depressing Catholic and Christian holidays being today, perhaps you might need a little pick-up. And what better way than with being introduced to a little new animation? Simon Tofield […]

Posted on April 22, 2011 at 07:47 by Trisha Lynn · Permalink · 2 Comments
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Trailer Watch: Kung Fu Panda 2: The Kaboom of Doom Teaser

While my computer issues continue unabated, I have a brief moment at work to share with you the trailer for Kung Fu Panda 2: The Kaboom of Doom. While not showing much of the film besides the fact that Po (Jack Black) is back and ridiculous as ever, this is high on my anticipation list, […]

Posted on November 8, 2010 at 13:52 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · 3 Comments
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Voice cast for Tim Burton’s Frankenweenie pretty much what you’d expect

Tim Burton is returning to the world of stop-motion animation with an adaptation of his own short film, Frankenweenie. And, in typical Burton fashion, he’s casting regulars. According to Deadline, Burton has cast Winona Ryder, Martin Landau, Catherine O’Hara and Martin Short in roles in the film. The movie, as mentioned before, will be an […]

Posted on September 20, 2010 at 22:35 by Lincoln Eddy · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Kara’s Video of the Day: Graham Norton’s Penance

Now, I was fortunate enough to catch it on BBC HD.  But people watching the Doctor Who episode “Time of the Angels” in Normalvision some weekends ago were aghast upon witnessing an ad featuring an animated Graham Norton covering up the good Doctor during his dramatic end-of-episode speech.  Thousands of calls poured in from angry […]

Posted on May 9, 2010 at 23:58 by Kara Dennison · Permalink · Comments Closed
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Short Film of the Day: “Ark”

Dark Roast Blend (via Gizmodo) introduced me to Ark, an animated short by Polish animator Grzegorz Jonkaztys, a Golden Palm finalist at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival. It’s gorgeous and moody; definitely a must-see for any animation buffs out there. On a vaguely related note, the 2009 Academy Award-nominated Short Films programs are in theaters […]

Posted on February 6, 2009 at 10:57 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · One Comment
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2008 aniBoom Awards winners announced

The 2008 aniBoom Awards winners have been announced, and the Grand Winner is Joaquin Baldwin‘s Sebastians Voodoo (yes, I’m confused about the lack of apostrophe, too), the charmingly downbeat story of a heroic voodoo doll. Baldwin wins a $25,000 development deal. Watch Sebastians Voodoo below, and head over to to see some of the […]

Posted on December 16, 2008 at 15:50 by Gordon@MovieMakeout · Permalink · Comments Closed
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