The Hollywood Reporter finds 7 white guys to weigh in on diversity in animation

When The Hollywood Reporter published its roundtable conversation with the minds behind some of this year’s animated films this morning, Twitter users noticed something awry. The headline blares: “Seth Rogen And 6 More On Avoiding Ethnic Stereotypes And How To ‘Break the Mold’ Of Princesses,” highlighting a…

What’s the best pop culture of the year so far?

Welcome back to AVQ&A, where we throw out a question for discussion among the staff and readers. Consider this a prompt to compare notes on your interface with pop culture, to reveal your embarrassing tastes and experiences, and to ponder how our diverse lives all led us to convene here together. Got a question you’d

The Adventures Of The American Rabbit is Zootopia’s shameful Cold War predecessor

Animator Fred Wolf has had a steady career in TV animation for years. Between the mid-’80s and the late ’90s, Wolf worked on shows such as Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Ducktales—cartoons that spread across the quality spectrum, from genuinely great to utterly abysmal. Wolf worked on various animated films since…

The A.V. Club’s 2016 Spring Holiday Movie Guide

One year ago, The A.V. Club surveyed three months of upcoming films through the lens of Valentine’s Day, offering a dater’s guide to the spring movie season. This year, we’re thinking a little bigger, a little further outside the heart-shaped candy box. Why, after all, should we limit ourselves to one seasonal holiday…