Tag: Animation

This AI Makes 'Flintstones' Animation Based On Text Descriptions Alone

Researchers just made an artificial intelligence system that churns out scenes from 'The Flintstones' based on captions. So far, the technology has good moments and some chaotic ones.

Apps/Software April 17, 2018

Detailed Pluto Flyover Reveals Gorgeous Mountain Ranges, Icy Plains [Videos]

The July 2015 Pluto flyby of NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft sent back to Earth the first close-up images of the dwarf planet and its moon Charon. Now, NASA has released new flyover videos to enhance the celestial experience.

Space July 18, 2017

Immerse Yourself Into The Work Of The Legendary Jack London With The Interactive iLondon App

Spanish startup iClassics released its latest iLondon collection,which celebrates author Jack London’s work with interactive elements and original soundtracks.

Apps/Software September 29, 2016

Trailer For 'Legend Of Zelda' As A Studio Ghibli-Style Film Is Almost Too Perfect For Words

If Nintendo wants to make a 'Legend of Zelda' movie, they know who to call.

Video Games September 22, 2016

This Animated 'Metroid' Short Is 50 Seconds Of Pure Bliss For Samus Fans

This stylish animated short shows why fans are still very much in love with Nintendo's sci-fi franchise.

Geek June 7, 2016

Global Warming Spiral Shows 165 Years Of Climate Change

Climate change is raising temperatures around the world, and the change is getting more pronounced in recent years. Now, a new animation shows rising temperatures in a whole new way.

Earth/Environment May 11, 2016

Killer 'Destiny' Animation Will Make You Fall In Love With The Game's Exotic Weapons All Over Again

The exotic weapons in 'Destiny' already look great, but somehow, the creator behind this video makes them look even better.

Geek March 25, 2016

Forget 'Batman v Superman', Watch Batman Fight The Terminator Instead

Zack Snyder's 'Batman v Superman' isn't getting great reviews, but you can watch the Dark Knight slug it out with another indestructible character from the comfort of your own home.

Movies/TV Shows March 25, 2016

Watch This Video On Why 'Ren & Stimpy' Was Disgustingly, Gorgeously Compelling

One YouTuber decided to figure out exactly what made 'Ren & Stimpy' so memorable, even 25 years later - and ended up with a short documentary about it.

Movies/TV Shows March 10, 2016

Watch This Short Vincent Van Gogh Biopic Made Entirely Out Of His Paintings

A filmmaking duo might seem like it's treading some well-worn ground by wanting to produce a film about the life of artist Vincent Van Gogh, but there's one twist that makes it stand out from the rest: it's made up entirely of Van Gogh paintings.

Movies/TV Shows February 26, 2016

Filmmaker Creates Animated Video Starring A 3D Printer That Runs The World

Filmmaker Eran Amir posted a new video to YouTube that features an animated 3D-printed baby running around the world.

Internet February 9, 2016

Video Shows 'Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens' In 60 Seconds

In case you're strapped for time and haven't yet had a chance to watch 'Star Wars VII: The Force Awakens' in a theater, here's the entire movie animated in just 60 seconds.

Movies/TV Shows January 29, 2016

'Justice League Vs. Teen Titans' Animated Film Is Coming Soon, Check Out The Trailer

Two of DC's most popular superhero teams will face off in an upcoming animated film.

Movies/TV Shows January 26, 2016

'Gravity Falls' Series Finale To Air February 15

Summer doesn't last forever.

Geek December 31, 2015

'Bob's Burgers' Celebrates Christmas With Song All About Liquor

Mostly bourbon, but also gin.

Geek December 23, 2015

'Gravity Falls' Creator Reveals Series To End After Season 2

Every summer vacation has to end at some point.

Movies/TV Shows November 23, 2015

New 'Batman: Bad Blood' Trailer Has The Bat Family Fighting An Army Of Nuns

In a new, animated DC Universe original, Robin, Nightwing, Batwoman and more must unite to protect Gotham in Batman's absence.

Movies/TV Shows November 10, 2015

'The Peanuts Movie's Adult 'Voices' Come From Trombone Shorty

The producers of 'The Peanuts Movie' turned to a talented and authentic source to create the unique adult voice sounds. Musical wunderkind Trombone Shorty provided the 'wah-wah's.

Movies/TV Shows October 28, 2015

Microsoft's New Tool Is Like Autocomplete For Animations

In partnership with the University of Hong Kong and the University of Tokyo, Microsoft has announced a new tool that is able to look at an animator's drawing and predict what that user is going to draw next.

Apps/Software October 21, 2015

'Simpsons' Fan Petitions To Make 'Dollarydoo' Official Australian Currency

The 'dollarydoo' started as a gag on 'The Simpsons,' but one fan wants to make it reality. That's why he's started a petition to have the Australian dollar renamed the 'dollarydoo.'

Movies/TV Shows October 17, 2015

The Empire Closes In, In New 'Star Wars Rebels' Clip

Things are looking grim for the crew of the Ghost in the latest episode of 'Star Wars Rebels.' A new clip posted online from episode 2 of the second season ramps up the tension.

Movies/TV Shows October 17, 2015

Monty Python Gets A New Trailer For 40th Anniversary Plus Never-Before-Seen Animations By Terry Gilliam

It ain't over till the deleted animations are released, well, maybe even then. Check out this video for 14 minutes of never-before-seen footage of 'Monty Python and the Holy Grail' as well as an updated trailer with new voiceovers.

Movies/TV Shows October 16, 2015

What If Doc Brown And Marty McFly Visited The Real 2015?

There's been a lot of talk this year about how much of 2015 measures up to what was predicted in 'Back to the Future Part II.' But what if Doc and Marty had visited the real 2015 as we know it?

Movies/TV Shows October 15, 2015

Wes Anderson To Return To Stop-Motion In Animation About Dogs

Wes Anderson's next venture is said to be a stop-motion animated film about dogs. The Academy Award-winning director's previous animated movie was the highly acclaimed 'Fantastic Mr. Fox.'

Movies/TV Shows October 14, 2015

New 'Bob's Burgers' Promo Serves Up Some Halloween Horror

It's that time of year again. The Belchers will celebrate Halloween once again in the upcoming episode of 'Bob's Burgers,' and it looks it's about to get real.

Movies/TV Shows October 14, 2015

Will The 'Batman: The Killing Joke' Animated Movie Be Rated R? Maybe, Says Director

When DC releases its animated movie version of 'The Killing Joke,' everybody knows it should be Rated R. But would DC actually release an R-rated movie? According to the director... Yeah.

Movies/TV Shows October 10, 2015

'The Iron Giant' Gets Two New Scenes For Its Remastered Edition — Here's How They Came Together

The remastered version of 'The Iron Giant' will feature two new sequences. Ken Duncan, the head of Duncan Studio, spoke to T-Lounge about bringing those storyboards to life.

Movies/TV Shows September 29, 2015

'Simpsons' Producer Believes 30th Season May Be The End

'The Simpsons' has already lasted far longer than anyone could have predicted. The show's producer thinks that despite its incredible longevity, it's unlikely to go beyond a 30th season.

Movies/TV Shows September 28, 2015

The First Trailer For 'The Angry Birds Movie' Is Here

Is the world ready for 'The Angry Birds Movie'? We're not quite feeling it after watching this trailer, but take a look and decide for yourself.

Movies/TV Shows September 23, 2015

Interview: Genndy Tartakovsky Talks 'Hotel Transylvania 2,' Evolving Animation Tech And The Possibility Of Returning To TV

'Hotel Transylvania 2' hits theaters Friday, Sept. 25. Director Genndy Tartakovsky spoke to T-Lounge about what you can expect from his new animated film.

Movies/TV Shows September 23, 2015

This Guy Holds The World Record For 'Simpsons' Characters Tattooed On His Body

To what lengths would you go to get into the Guinness Book of World Records? This man got 203 tattoos of characters from 'The Simpsons.'

Movies/TV Shows September 21, 2015

Legendary Animator Hayao Miyazaki Is Building A Kids Nature Park In Japan

Japanese animation legend Hayao Miyazaki is putting his fortune to good use. He's paying $2.5 million for a 10,000 square meter children's nature park in Japan.

Internet Culture September 11, 2015

The 'Futurama' Theme's (Not So) Secret Origin

Futurama is one of the best TV shows of all time. Its theme? Not quite so original as the show itself...

Movies/TV Shows September 9, 2015

Nick Cartoons From The '90s May Return In A Crossover Movie

Nicktoons may be bringing together its biggest cartoon stars of yesteryear in a big-screen crossover movie. 'Rugrats,' 'Ren and Stimpy' and more would appear in the '90s-centric team-up 'Nicktoons.'

Movies/TV Shows September 7, 2015

Stan Lee Once Wrote A Spider-Man Movie Script That Included A 'Spidey Van'

You read that headline right. Stan Lee, the man credited with creating or co-creating much of the Marvel universe, once wanted Spider-Man to drive a Spidey Van. Whatever that is.

Movies/TV Shows August 21, 2015

Concept Art From Abandoned 'Jurassic Park' Animated Series Will Make You Wish Life Found A Way

This 'Jurassic Park' animated series will never be made, but you can check out some concept art that will make you wish it would happen.

Movies/TV Shows August 20, 2015

Disney Previews Animation Lineup Including 'Toy Story 4' And A New Fairy Tale From 'Frozen' Team

'Toy Story 4,' 'Finding Dory,' 'Gigantic,' 'Moana,' 'Zootopia' and more were unveiled at a special panel at D23 Expo in Anaheim. Here are your first details on the stories and stars of each one.

Movies/TV Shows August 15, 2015

Pixar To Release A New Open-Source Tool For Animators

Pixar Animation Studios will release an open-source tool to be used as an industry standard. It will better streamline the workflow for animators by combining objects from various apps into one 'scene graph.'

Apps/Software August 14, 2015

Christopher Nolan's New Short Film Has A Trailer

A trailer has appeared online for Christopher Nolan's next movie, but it's nothing like what you'd expect. Nolan has created a documentary short about two brothers who make stop-motion animated films.

Movies/TV Shows August 11, 2015

Who Was The Real Betty Boop? These Women Inspired The Classic Animated Character

The 85th anniversary of Betty Boop's debut takes place on Aug. 9. Find out the real women behind this iconic animated character all those years ago.

Movies/TV Shows August 7, 2015

Chris Farley Was Shrek's Original Voice, And This Is What He Sounded Like

What if Chris Farley had voiced Shrek instead of Mike Myers? Once upon a time, he did. Farley was the original actor chosen for the role, and a rare recording of his work has been found.

Movies/TV Shows August 6, 2015

Why 'Rebels' And 'The Clone Wars' Are The Best Star Wars Material In 30 Years

If you think the only way to watch Star Wars is at the movies, you couldn't be more wrong. 'Star Wars: The Clone Wars' and 'Star Wars Rebels' are regularly producing some of the best Star Wars stories ever.

Movies/TV Shows July 31, 2015

Hayao Miyazaki Film Collection To Be Released In New Blu-Ray Box Set This November

Hayao Miyazaki fans are sure going to like this news. The famous filmmaker's animated features will be released in one whimsical box set this fall.

Movies/TV Shows July 30, 2015

The Harley Quinn 'Frozen' Parody Gets Animated

Remember the Harley Quinn parody of 'Frozen' that had the Clown Princess singing 'Do you want to kill the Batman?' Well now, one YouTube user has created an animation to go along with the song.

Movies/TV Shows July 30, 2015

Exclusive: National Lampoon Signs Deal With 20th Century Fox For New Animated TV Series

National Lampoon has signed a contract with 20th Century Fox to produce a new animated series, the company's current president Alan Donnes told T-Lounge exclusively. The new show will be related to college.

Movies/TV Shows July 30, 2015

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