|In Technical Roles||Story Creator||1||$111,543,479||$110,756,521||$222,300,000|
Hans Christian Andersen
|Best known as a Story Creator based on a credit in that role in 1 film, with $222,300,000 worldwide aggregate box office (rank #487)|
|Best-Known Technical Roles: The Little Mermaid (Story Creator)|
|Most productive collaborators: Ron Clements, John Musker, Christopher Daniel Barnes, Jason Marin, Paddi Edwards|
November 26th, 2014
This Thursday is Thanksgiving, which means this is Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and a ton of shopping. It also means the first installment of our Holiday Gift Guide. Over the next month, we will talk about TV on DVD releases, independent releases, foreign language releases, classics, etc. but this week we start with Major Movie Releases. These are first run releases, franchise box sets, etc. In some ways, this is better than last year, as there were a wider number of big releases that would make great gifts. However, in other ways it is much weaker. I can't think of a single big franchise box set that came out this year. There are some smaller ones, like the Halloween Box Set, but while the franchise has lasted ten installments and 30 years, how many can you really say are worth repeated viewing? Fortunately, there were plenty of great films to come out this year, starting with what is currently the biggest hit of the year.
December 19th, 2013
Part III of the Holiday Gift Guide is a little late due to reasons you probably don't want to hear the details about. (I believe I've developed a food allergy to something in Eggnog.) The third installment of our holiday gift guide includes independent films, classics, foreign films, etc. The fastest way to find gifts is to go to the Independent Spirit Awards nominations and find any film that is on that list that is already out on DVD / Blu-ray (Frances Ha, Mud, etc.). Unfortunately, most of the films competing for Awards Season glory are still in theaters and not available as gifts. But there are still many films worth picking up, starting with...
|11/15/1989||The Little Mermaid||Story Creator||$111,543,479||$110,756,521||$222,300,000|