Brad Bird

Trailer for The Iron Giant doc goes behind the scenes of Brad Bird's animated classic
Aug 10, 2016

Brad Bird’s 1999 animated flick The Iron Giant still stands as one of the greatest animated films of the modern era, and with the film getting an ambitious Blu-ray reissue, the studio has put together a full-on documentary looking into the story behind the project.

Little-known sci-fi fact: Brad Bird has been trying to make this animated, sci-fi noir for 20+ years
Jul 6, 2016

Back before he was the living legend behind The Incredibles and The Iron Giant, Brad Bird was a young director with a lot to prove and an idea for an animated, sci-fi noir called Ray Gunn.

The Iron Giant's Brad Bird on the lost art of hand-drawn animation
Sep 17, 2015

Though he’s gone on to make some fantastic live-action and CGI movies over the years, Brad Bird still holds a special place in his heart for his breakthrough film The Iron Giant. So, what does he make of the absolute dearth of hand-drawn animation these days?

The Iron Giant returns in gorgeous trailer for remastered theatrical cut
Aug 27, 2015

One of the greatest animated films in modern history, The Iron Giant, is coming back to the big screen — and here’s a stunning new trailer to prove it.

Brad Bird's The Iron Giant returning to theaters with two brand-new scenes
Jul 9, 2015

Brad Bird's classic animated fable, The Iron Giant, lumbers back into movie theaters this fall in a remastered "Signature Edition" equipped and enhanced with two spankin'-new scenes.  Since its release in 1999, The Iron Giant is one of the most acclaimed and well-loved animation features of all time and news of its big-screen revival, if only for a brief two-night tribute, makes us stomp for sheer joy! 

Who's out and who's still in the running to direct Star Wars VII
Jul 4, 2015

It was only minutes after Disney announced they would be making new Star Wars movies that fans went nuts wondering who George Lucas would tap to direct the next generation of the classic sci-fi franchise. Several weeks later, the rumor mill hasn't slowed down.

Brad Bird reveals why he passed on directing Star Wars: The Force Awakens
May 20, 2015

We're set to return to a galaxy far, far away with director J.J. Abrams, but did you know that Brad Bird was once at the top of the list to helm the upcoming Star Wars movie, and that he decided to pass? Here's why.

2 new clips from Brad Bird's Tomorrowland loaded with jetpacks and mysteries
May 14, 2015

We’re just a few weeks away from the opening of Brad Bird’s new sci-fi epic Tomorrowland, and two new clips are a glimpse at the jetpack-fueled world we always wanted.

George Clooney is under attack in wild, new clip from Brad Bird's Tomorrowland
May 13, 2015

If you weren’t already excited for Brad Bird’s new sci-fi adventure, this action-packed clip from Tomorrowland should help.


Brad Bird confirms Incredibles 2 next, teases potential Star Wars film down the line
May 11, 2015

With Tomorrowland almost in the books, director Brad Bird is lining up his next few projects — and they should make genre fans very, very happy.

Check out a bunch of thrilling new images and TV spots for Tomorrowland
May 6, 2015

Tomorrowland is almost here, and we've got more images and clips to get us excited. 

Learn Plus Ultra's origins in two animated backstory videos for Disney's Tomorrowland
Apr 23, 2015

Mull over the mystery behind the genesis of Tomorrowland's futuristic cityscape.

Brad Bird on how he wants to avoid the superhero cliches in Incredibles 2
Apr 20, 2015

With modern classics like Iron Giant and The Incredibles on his resume, Brad Bird is already a living legend — but he’s finally returning to a franchise that’s been begging for a sequel.