‘Toy Story 4’ Footage Shown at CineEurope, Few Details Revealed

While Pixar fans have been hoping to get a Toy Story 4 teaser trailer attached to Incredibles 2 (alas, no, but it’s a fantastic movie! go see it!), yesterday attendees of the CineEurope trade show in Barcelona, Spain were treated to previews of several upcoming Disney movies – including Toy Story 4.

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Toy Story 4: Still Bo Peep’s Story; Screenwriter Talks About the Film

It’s been a really long time since we’ve heard any specific details about Toy Story 4, specifically in regards to the film’s plot, and this lack of information has left a lot of questions in fans’ minds as to whether the original story had been kept or scrapped.  Fortunately, thanks to interviews both with Annie Potts, the voice of Bo Peep, and Stephany Folsom, the movie’s screenwriter, over the past several days, we’ve got new reinforcement that production is moving forward in a positive direction, and that the story still is following the same theme as originally planned.

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Recording Underway for ‘Toy Story 4’

All Toy Story-related news has been focused on Toy Story Land lately, which is understandable considering the new land is opening at Walt Disney World in just a little over a month.  So it’s taken some sleuthing on my part to find any cryptic updates on Toy Story 4 – and I’m happy to say, I’ve discovered a pretty great one!

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Toy Story News Roundup: Woody Arrives in Toy Story Land; ‘Toy Story 4’ Easter Egg; Saluting Sarge

The Toy Story news keeps on coming, as we draw closer to Toy Story Land’s opening on June 30 and the one-year mark for Toy Story 4 in just a few months.  So here’s the latest roundup of updates – most of them exciting, one unfortunately sad…

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Toy Story News Roundup: ‘Toy Story 4’ Date Reaffirmed, Toy Story Land Dining Options Announced and Magic Band Released

It feels like things are really starting to pick up lately in the Toy Story world – Toy Story Land will be opening at Walt Disney World in less than 12 weeks, and with Incredibles 2 hitting theaters in just two months, we’ll soon be hearing more about Toy Story 4.  Some new info has come out over the past week, so here’s a roundup of those updates!

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A New Screenwriter for ‘Toy Story 4’

It feels like it’s been forever since there have been any official reports on the progress of Toy Story 4 – the most recent hints being glimpses of work in progress at the D23 Expo this past summer.  The silence was broken yesterday, however, as news came out that Stephany Folsom has joined the film’s team as its new screenwriter.

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D23 Expo 2017 Recap: Toy Story 4, Toy Story Land and Beyond!

It’s been nearly five months since the D23 Expo back in July, and I’ve been working on this post here and there since then, trying to collect my thoughts and photos from our experience – there was a lot about the event to process, and I’ve been rather overwhelmed with the thought of summarizing it all.  However, with the recent controversy over John Lasseter’s allegations of misconduct, my recollections are now rather bittersweet.  I’m thankful, though, that we attended the Expo while the magic was still unsullied for us.  And since I refuse to let anyone destroy my love for Pixar or the toys – I will continue to view the studios as the sum of all the talented people who work there, not as one sole person – I’d like to look back, and share what we saw and learned at the Expo in regards to Pixar, and Toy Story specifically.

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Toy Story 4: Considering “Creative Differences” and John Lasseter’s “Missteps”

Yesterday’s breaking news about John Lasseter’s six-month sabbatical from Pixar and Disney Animation Studios, resulting from accusations of “missteps” brought against him, hit me like a ton of bricks, as I’m sure it did many other Pixar fans.  But before anyone starts sharpening their pitchforks to come at me, I’d like to clarify that the intention of this post isn’t to be political, or controversial.  Until more concrete details come out, I respectfully choose to keep my views and opinions to myself.  One thing I do want to address, however, is the insight that this situation has brought to light regarding the delays Toy Story 4 has suffered in production over the past few years.

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What Does Don Rickles’ Passing Mean for ‘Toy Story 4’?

This past Wednesday, Toy Story fans were deeply saddened by the passing of Don Rickles, legendary comedian and the voice of Mr. Potato Head.  And as soon as the news broke, speculation began as to what this would mean for his character’s future in the film franchise.  Instead of addressing this at the time it was announced, however, I decided to wait a while and see what, if any, further information came out in regards to the impact on Toy Story 4.  We still don’t know a lot, but here’s what we do know so far…

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