Tag - Aardman

Timmy Time Timmy plush

Win Timmy Time: Timmy Steals the Show!

It’s a spinoff of a spinoff from Aardman and it’s for the kids. It’s Timmy Time, featuring the lamb Timmy, cousin of Shaun the Sheep. Shaun, of course, first appeared in the brilliant Wallace & Gromit short, A Close...

Win Wallace & Gromit: A Matter of Loaf...

It’s the latest from Aardman wonders Wallace & Gromit, A Matter of Loaf and Death. Here, have a trailer: Direct link for the feedreaders. We’ve got a copy of the feature-length stop motion mayhem here that you can...

Pearce Sisters by Aardman

The Pearce Sisters

Ah, Aardman. How we love ya. We know you best as the creator of fun stuff like Wallace and Gromit. And Creature Comforts. And Chicken Run. But you have a dark side to you, it seems, that we rather enjoy as well. NSFW for animated bums...

Annie Award Winners Announced

The annual Annie Awards, presented by the International Animated Film Society, were given out last night. And Pixar rocked the house, taking Best Animated Feature for Ratatouille, Best Animated Short Subject, and THQ even won for their...

Weekend Justice for 10/6

Sloshing through the swamp of pop culture so you don’t have to. We bring you ideas for how to waste your weekend. Download the podcast here. Of course, special thanks go out to Clutch for letting me use their absolutely badass song...

Creature Comforts polar bear

Creature Comforts: I Prefer the Ordinary...

The Aardman classic short of animals and interviews. It was turned into a series, the first season of which is on DVD. I could swear there’s an additional small bit with the polar bears that’s in some versions and not in others...

Odds and Ends for 3-7-2006

Screenhead has done an excellent rundown of Orson Welles adverts, both real and from the much-loved show, The Critic. “Fine. Fine. No goblins.” Speaking of adverts, here’s the Rolling Stones shilling musically for Rice...

Nina Simone

Happy Birthday Nina Simone

Screenhead is celebrating the day by posting this great Aardman-created video for “My Baby Just Cares For Me”. Never before has clay been so soulful. Update: Screenhead as we knew it is no more, so here’s the thing embedded...

Wallace and Gromit

Positively Crackers, Lads!

The Aardman Gang rocked the house at the Annie Awards, taking home ten awards, including Best Animated Feature, Character Design, Directing and Best Voice Acting in a feature to Peter “Wallace” Sallis. Seth McFarlane took home...

Wallace and Gromit in The Curse of the Were...

"But the standout of the film is...the silent and long-suffering pooch, Gromit, who could teach ninety percent of the actors working today something. He can say more in a glance than most actors can using their entire range of tools. Just...