The Rotoscopers head back to school to review Pixar’s 14th animated film Monsters University!They discuss new animated trailers, the short The Blue Umbrella, and, of course, all things Monsters University.
- New host: Brock Pearson.
- Experiences from the MU showings: kids, Pixar super fans, cool MU gear.
- Trailers before MU: Despicable Me 2, Frozen, Cloudy 2, Planes, Turbo,
- News: Lego Movie trailer & Frozen trailer.
- Animation Lesson by Mason: Character appeal/design in Monsters University.
- Every monsters is different; real person names.
- Mini discussion: The Blue Umbrella
- Main discussion: Monsters University
- Little Mike, opening credits, Mike’s roommate, first day of class, architecture, scare games introduction, clubs.
- First day of class: Scaring 101, Hardscrabble’s entrance, MU is Mike’s story, stealing the pig similar to The Simpsons.
- Final exam: poor Mike, sulking Sulley, canister engineering, realistic lighting using raytracing.
- Members of Oozma Kappa: Don Carlton, Squishy Squibbles, Terry and Terri Perry, Art, Squishy’s mom.
- Scare games: entertainment & show us time’s progression, sea urchin confusion and lighting.
- Other frats, lack of real-life frat experiences, are letterman jackets a thing in college anymore?
- More scare games: why don’t teenagers get scared?, in the library, scare simulator scare game.
- Final 3rd act: Mike in the human world, Pixar people and human hair, final big scare, should it have been rated PG?, unpredictable ending, best friends since 4th grade?.
- Chelsea’s rant about the music.
- We rate it (all quite differently).
- Twitter question & voicemail!
Runtime: 1:42:42; 52.6 MB
- Buy Monsters University: 3-disc 3D Blu-ray | 2-disc Blu-ray | DVD | iTunes
- Buy Monsters University soundtrack: CD | Digital | iTunes
- Monsters University quotes | DisneyQuotes.com
- Pixar Post’s Monsters University interviews from the Pixar press day (part 1) (part 2) (part 3)
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