Creating Elliott, the titular creature in Disney’s ‘Pete’s Dragon’

Because dragons are often depicted as vicious, scaly, lizard-like creatures and rarely shown as approachable, friendly or heroic, the appearance and personality of Elliott – the titular creature in Disney’s “Pete’s Dragon” – were the focus of countless meetings between the filmmakers and special effects firm, Weta Digital. While Elliot is entirely computer-generated, he isContinue reading “Creating Elliott, the titular creature in Disney’s ‘Pete’s Dragon’”

Bryce Dallas Howard follows up ‘Jurassic World’ with ‘Pete’s Dragon’

Bryce Dallas Howard goes from one big adventure to another as she follows up the global blockbuster “Jurassic World” with Walt Disney Pictures’ new, re-imagining of “Pete’s Dragon,” based on the ‘70s classic and cherished family film of the same title. The new “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete andContinue reading “Bryce Dallas Howard follows up ‘Jurassic World’ with ‘Pete’s Dragon’”

See the world through a child’s eyes in ‘Pete’s Dragon’

Walt Disney Studios’ classic 1977 live-action/animated musical “Pete’s Dragon” – the endearing tale of a young boy and his friendship with an animated, green dragon – is re-imagined for today’s generation with the new family adventure bearing the same title. In Philippine cinemas starting Sept. 07, the new “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of anContinue reading “See the world through a child’s eyes in ‘Pete’s Dragon’”

WATCH: ‘Pete’s Dragon’ soars high with teaser trailer

“Pete’s Dragon,” the live-action reimagining of Disney’s cherished family film, has just eleased its teaser trailer which may be viewed below. “Pete’s Dragon” is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend rElliott, who just so happens to be a dragon. The film stars Bryce Dallas Howard (“Jurassic World”), Oakes FegleyContinue reading “WATCH: ‘Pete’s Dragon’ soars high with teaser trailer”