The Marvel Comics-inspired movie slipped past “Beauty and the Beast” over the weekend to become Walt Disney Animation Studios’ third-highest grossing domestic release.
With nine nominations each, Birdman and The Grand Budapest Hotel lead the pack for the 87th Academy Awards.
The dark comedies lead a list that also includes a nod for Game of Thrones and Disney’s Big Hero 6.
The directors and producers of both films (plus special guests) will headline special presentations Oct. 9 at New York Comic Con.
Transformers: Age of Extinction actor and comedian TJ Miller has confirmed his involvement in Marvel and Disney’s Big Hero 6 animated movie.
Disney’s presentation played up Captain America: The Winter Soldier, Guardians of the Galaxy, Inside Out, Cinderella and Maleficent.
John Lasseter led a preview of multiple upcoming animation productions Friday at the D23 Expo, including Frozen, Toy Story of Terror, The Good Dinosaur and more.
Early photos from Disney’s D23 Expo tease a display for the animated Big Hero 6 and something called Star Wars Orange Harvest in the Imagineering section.
Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures have confirmed their Comic-Con International plans, which include previews of Thor: The Dark World, Captain America: The Winter Soldier, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and RoboCop.
Walt Disney Animation Studios’ first Marvel film has been confirmed as Big Hero 6, the previously rumored adaptation of the Japanese super-team created by Steven T. Seagle and Duncan Rouleau.
New reports peg Big Hero 6 as Disney’s long-rumored first animated movie based on Marvel characters. Winnie the Pooh director Don Hall is said to be spearheading the film about the Japanese superhero team.