What if 8-bit video games invaded the human world? We’re not talking a Wreck-It Ralph sequel here; we’re talking about the new film coming next summer from Adam Sandler’s Happy Madison production shingle. Called Pixels, the film tells the story an alien invasion that decides to invade Earth in the form of classic 1980s video game characters.
Open your closet door and join us as we head to Monstropolis with our special guest hosts T.J. and Julie from Pixar Post.
In this episode we discuss our memories and favorite scenes from Pixar’s Monsters, Inc. as well as what we want to see in Monsters University.
Also discussed: news from DreamWorks Animation, the newest Blu-rays, The Art of Monsters University book, and Julie’s journey into Oz.
Great news today as an animated short is being adapted into a feature film. The multi award-winning French short, directed by Patrick Jean and titled Pixels, came to our computer screens 3 years ago receiving over a million views in one night. Amongst 30 other awards the short was the recipient of the prestigious Annecy Cristal at the Annecy International Animated Film Festival back in 2011.