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Zootopia – Deceptively Twisted Fun!

ZOOTOPIA – OFFICER HOPPS -- Judy Hopps (voice of Ginnifer Goodwin) believes anyone can be anything. Being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn't easy, but Hopps is determined to prove herself. Featuring score by Oscar®-winning composer Michael Giacchino, and an all-new original song, "Try Everything," performed by Grammy® winner Shakira, Walt Disney Animation Studios' "Zootopia" opens in U.S. theaters on March 4, 2016. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.
ZOOTOPIA – Judy Hopps (voice of Ginnifer Goodwin)  ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

With a trio of high quality films (Wreck-It Ralph, Frozen, Big Hero 6) in the last few years, Disney’s animation studio has been on a roll. Zootopia takes their game to the next level – equal to Pixar’s best level.

Set in a world where humanity never existed – and mammals evolved past their predator/prey relationship – Zootopia takes place in a world of anthropomorphized animals. The titular city, from afar, brings to mind a multi-colored city of OZ – or maybe Wayne Boring’s Kryptonopolis from the fifties’ Superman comics – it is an exquisite sight.

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Movie News: 88th Annual Academy Awards Recap, March 2016 Preview

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The cinematic year of 2015 is now officially closed as the 88th Annual Academy Awards have been bestowed. As such, this episode of GeekScholars Movie News provides a quick recap of the winners, surprises, snubs, and memorable moments from the Oscars ceremony.

From there, the GeekScholars reveal what they are looking forward to in March, including their Rotten Tomatoes and Opening Box Office predictions for:

  • Zootopia
  • London Has Fallen 
  • 10 Cloverfield Lane
  • The Divergent Series: Allegiant 
  • Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice 
  • My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 

Zootopia Is Where the Action Is!

ZOOTOPIA – OFFICER HOPPS -- Judy Hopps (voice of Ginnifer Goodwin) believes anyone can be anything. Being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn't easy, but Hopps is determined to prove herself. Featuring score by Oscar®-winning composer Michael Giacchino, and an all-new original song, "Try Everything," performed by Grammy® winner Shakira, Walt Disney Animation Studios' "Zootopia" opens in U.S. theaters on March 4, 2016. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.
ZOOTOPIA – OFFICER HOPPS (voice of Ginnifer Goodwin). Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Zootopia” opens in U.S. theaters on March 4, 2016. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Disney’s Zootopia may be a city where all mammals – predators and prey alike – can live in peace and harmony, but it’s just like any big city with its diverse inhabitants and cultures.

Follow the break to meet the city’s assistant mayor and the desk sergeant at Officer Judy Hopps’ new precinct – and get a chance to see her in action.

Zootopia opens on March 4th.

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Rush Trailer: Zootopia!

ZOOTOPIA – OFFICER HOPPS -- Judy Hopps (voice of Ginnifer Goodwin) believes anyone can be anything. Being the first bunny on a police force of big, tough animals isn't easy, but Hopps is determined to prove herself. Featuring score by Oscar®-winning composer Michael Giacchino, and an all-new original song, "Try Everything," performed by Grammy® winner Shakira, Walt Disney Animation Studios' "Zootopia" opens in U.S. theaters on March 4, 2016. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.
ZOOTOPIA – OFFICER HOPPS — Judy Hopps – Walt Disney Animation Studios’ “Zootopia” opens in U.S. theaters on March 4, 2016. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

Disney has just released a new trailer for Zootopia to introduce one of the many unique citizens of the titular city. He works for the Zootopia DMV and his nickname is Flash. That’s all I’m sayin’…

Zootopia opens on March 4, 2016.

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Zootopia Goes For Canadian News Anchor!

ZOOTOPIA – Pictured: Peter Moosebridge. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.
ZOOTOPIA – Pictured: Peter Moosebridge. ©2015 Disney. All Rights Reserved.

When the inhabitants of Zootopia watch the news, they’re placing their trust in Peter Moosebridge, anchor for ZTV News.

In a first for Walt Disney Animation Studios, Moosebridge is based on – and will be voiced by – Canadian anchor for the CBC News, Peter Mansbridge.

Follow the jump for further details. Zootopia opens on March 4, 2016.

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Mammal City Trailer: Zootopia!

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Cop shows, buddy movies, mysteries – each and every one of these tropes can be made even better by one thing: anthropomorphic animals (see trailer for a very loose definition).

Disney’s Zootopia combines all three tropes in what, if you can believe the trailer (and it’s very persuasive), will be a very cool, very funny movie. Check said trailer out after the jump. Zootopia will trip into theaters on March 4th, 2016.

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Ginnfer Goodwin and Jason Bateman Join Zootopia Voice Cast!

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Ginnifer Goodwin and Jason Have joined the voice cast of Disney’s Zootopia – a film set in a ‘modern mammal metropolis.’

Goodwin will voice Judy Hopps, an optimitisic bunny newly accepted into the city’s police force, while Bateman will tackle the con artist fox, Nick Wilde, with whom she must reluctantly team up to solve her first case.

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