Brad Bird

The political messages in blockbuster movies

Andrew Blair Feature
Jul 20, 2016

From Forrest Gump and The Incredibles, through to Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice and The Muppets - exploring the politics of big films.

The Iron Giant: Signature Edition coming to UK cinemas

Simon Brew News
Feb 9, 2016

Update: we've yet more news on the extended cut of The Iron Giant arriving in UK cinemas!

Michael Giacchino interview: Ratatouille, Mission: Impossible

Ivan Radford Feature
Oct 28, 2015

To mark Pixar's Ratatouille being scored by a live orchestra at the Royal Albert Hall, we chat to film composer Michael Giacchino...

The Incredibles 2: Michael Giacchino returning to score

Simon Brew News
Oct 29, 2015

Not only is Brad Bird returning for The Incredibles 2- he's bringing Michael Giacchino too...

Iron Giant 2: Brad Bird rules out sequel

Simon Brew News
Sep 1, 2015

Vin Diesel may have hinted at The Iron Giant 2 - but director Brad Bird says it's not going to happen...

The Iron Giant: re-release and remaster confirmed

Simon Brew News
Jul 9, 2015

A full HD remaster of The Iron Giant? Two new scenes added? Back in cinemas? Pinch us...

Brad Bird: why he didn't direct Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Simon Brew News
May 21, 2015

It seems that Brad Bird was offered the chance to direct Star Wars: Episode VII. But on this occasion, it wasn't to be...

Brad Bird interview: Tomorrowland, Star Wars, surprises

Simon Brew Interview
May 20, 2015

Tomorrowland, Chinatown, Die Hard and keeping films a secret are on the agenda as we chat to director Brad Bird...

Tomorrowland: A World Beyond review

Ryan Lambie Review
May 19, 2015

From the director of The Iron Giant and The Incredibles comes the sci-fi adventure, Tomorrowland. Here's Ryan's review...

Brad Bird hints at The Iron Giant re-release

The Iron Giant. One of the finest animated movies of the last ten years
Simon Brew News
May 12, 2015

The Blu-ray of The Iron Giant might finally be edging closer. But there may also be a cinema re-release too...