Often, we have to wait a number of months after theater premieres before we have the opportunity to see Pixar films on the small screen. While the feature films make their way from theaters to Blu-rays and DVDs to premium movie channels before finally playing on TV sets around the country, Pixar shorts are a different story. The latest Toy Story Toon, entitled Partysaurus Rex, has been playing with Finding Nemo 3D for the last month. It will now be providing a larger audience with the ability to laugh at its hysterical storyline, as it will premiere Monday night on the Disney Channel.
Pixar Canada has been operating for over a year now, but other than a launch video for the studio, we have not heard or seen much from Pixar’s sister branch. The smaller Vancouver studio is currently spearheading shorts for the company’s franchises, such as Cars and Toy Story. With their first completed project, Air Mater, having recently seen release on the Cars 2 Blu-ray and DVD box sets, many photos from the interior of the office space have hit the web. Check out some of the photos here! [Read more...]
After the release of Cars in 2006, Pixar has been releasing shorts set in the Cars universe, entitled Mater’s Tall Tales. Each story revolves around Mater telling what is seemingly a tall tale about himself. On Friday, July 30, a new “Cars Toon” is set to premiere on the Disney Channel, “Monster Truck Mater”. This is now the sixth episode in the Mater’s Tall Tales series, following such episodes as “Unidentified Flying Mater”, and “El Materdor”. The official description for the episode follows: