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Wall E

  1. All 20 Pixar Movies, Ranked From Worst to BestFrom Coco to Cars 3.
  2. The 15 Best Robot Movies of All TimeEver since the early years of cinema — even before the term “robot” was coined, in fact — the movies have been obsessed with them.
  3. wall-e
    Meet a Real-Life Wall-EWANT!
  4. face-offs
    Droids vs. Cylons, Astro Boy vs. Wall-E: Two Scientists Handicap Vulture’s Ultimate Robot Boxing BracketTwo great minds from Carnegie Mellon’s Robotics Institute factor in everything from reach to lasers.
  5. clickables
    Play a Round of ‘Where’s Wall-E?’Puns and robots!
  6. clickables
    Check Out This Real-Life Wall-E’s Dance MovesHe can do the mashed potato.
  7. clickables
    Watch a Moving Mash-Up of Wall-E and Good Will HuntingIt’s not your fault, Wall-E.
  8. tweets
    Wall-E Director Mad Men-izes SelfWe’re as sick of ‘Mad Men’ Twitter avatars as anybody, but it’s still pretty great that Andrew Stanton made one.
  9. trailer mix
    Up Trailer: Pixar Gets Back in the Stuffed-Animal BusinessAfter movies about cars, rats, and waste-disposal robots, we suppose it’s nice to see one about an adorable puppy for once.
  10. advice
    Vulture’s Post-Oscar Career PlannerWhat wisdom do we hope this year’s nominees, snubbed hopefuls, and breakout stars take away from one of the most exciting awards races in recent memory?
  11. cancellations
    Peter Gabriel Will Not Be the Meat in a Slumdog SandwichGabriel has refused to perform at the Oscars if it means he only gets 65 seconds in between ‘Jai Ho’ and ‘Oh Saya.’
  12. origin stories
    So How Come David Fincher Got a Special Thanks in the Credits of Wall-E, Anyway?We hope it had nothing to do with the Old-Man Baby.
  13. wall-e
    Wall-E Officially Not As Good As Kung Fu PandaPixar’s ‘Wall-E’ was completely shut out at Friday night’s Annie Awards, honoring the year’s best in animation.
  14. baseless speculation
    The Oscar Nominations: What’ll Get the Fifth-Best Picture Slot?Will it be ‘The Dark Knight,’ or will the Academy surprise us?
  15. wall-e
    Wall-E the Best-Reviewed Wide Release of 2008Not that the Academy will notice, but according to Rotten Tomatoes, Pixar’s masterpiece was last year’s most critically beloved movie in wide release.
  16. wall-e
    Wall-E Director Collects LAFCA Prize, Blasts HatersAndrew Stanton: ‘We’ve been trying since ‘Toy Story’ to just make a film, and not have the word animated suddenly stick it in a different box.’
  17. kudos
    Oscar Futures: The Guilds Turn On the Bat SignalWho’s up? Who’s down?
  18. kudos
    Oscar Futures: The Guilds Turn On the Bat SignalWho’s up? Who’s down?
  19. the future
    Is Wall-E Too Futuristic for Best Picture?It’s no secret that the elderly members of the Academy like to honor movies that remind them of their youths in medieval times.
  20. news reel
    Director Andrew Stanton Talks Wall-E’s Oscar ChancesStanton dispels the old myth about actors hating animation.
  21. kudos
    Directors Guild Snubs Andrew Stanton’Wall-E’ helmer Andrew Stanton has been inexplicably ruled ineligible for a DGA Award on the count that his movie is animated.
  22. kudos
    Could EVE Win Best Actress?One member of the National Society of Film Critics sure thinks so!
  23. kudos
    Jeffrey Wells Finally Relents, Predicts a Best-Picture Nomination for Wall-EWhen we called for a Best Picture nod for Pixar’s masterpiece last summer, Wells laughed at us — but he’s changed his mind!
  24. kudos
    Critic Fails to Recognize Wall-E’s Oscar InevitabilityWhy is doubt continually cast on the robot’s chances?
  25. kudos
    Why Can’t Wall-E Be Best Picture?No reason that we can think of!
  26. kudos
    Wall-E Scores Third Best Picture PrizeLast night, the Chicago Film Critics Association awarded Pixar’s Vulture-approved ‘Wall-E’ its Best Picture prize, following similar honors from critics in Boston and L.A.
  27. kudos
    Wall-E Bags Another Best Picture PrizeThe Boston Society of Film Critics Awards has named ‘Wall-E’$2 2008’s best movie.
  28. kudos
    Oscar Futures: Wall-E Makes HeadwayWho’s up? Who’s down?
  29. kudos
    Oscar Futures: Wall-E Makes HeadwayWho’s up? Who’s down?
  30. kudos
    The Golden Globes: Who Got Snubbed?’Milk,’ Clint, and ‘Wall-E,’ to name a few.
  31. kudos
    Milk Tops New York Film Critics’ AwardsThe New York Film Critics Circle just named ‘Milk’$2 2008’s Best Picture, with prizes for Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor going to Sean Penn and Josh Brolin.
  32. kudos
    Wall-E Wins Best Picture!**From the Los Angeles Film Critics Association!
  33. kudos
    ‘Wall-E’ Gets First ‘For Your Consideration’ AdAnyone visiting Variety.com this morning should expect to be smacked in the face with this drop-down ad.
  34. kudos
    It’s On: Disney Officially Launches ‘Wall-E’ Best Picture Campaign!Will the Oscars be forced to recognize movies people actually like next February?
  35. apropos of nothing
    A Weeping Frank Rich Declares: ‘Wall-E For President’In which we take Frank Rich at his word and nominate the little robot from the future as the candidate for today.
  36. the early-evening news
    Madonna Probably Sleeping With Lil Wayne TooPlus: More Emmy semi-finalists announced, and Hollywood is still making loads of money.
  37. the early-evening news
    Michael Scott to Get Second Chance With Charming HR RepPlus: Nike finally makes the shoes from ‘Back to the Future 2’ — and completely disappoints in every imaginable way.
  38. kudos
    Jeffrey Wells Argues Against an Oscar for ‘Wall-E’: ‘Animation, Stay On Your Side of the Fence’How is ‘Wall-E’ different from ‘Titanic’ or ‘The Lord of the Rings’?
  39. pop trash
    You Know What Else Was Great About ‘Wall-E’? The Viral MarketingVulture revisits the awesome Pixar-created corporate Website for the Buy n Large corporation.
  40. trailer mix
    9 Million Americans Exposed to ‘Beverly Hills Chihuahua’ TrailerThe American moviegoer paid a stiff price for his rare good taste this weekend.
  41. beef
    Pixar vs. Fat PeopleSome body-image-issues blogs have been concerned about the movie and its portrayal of the overweight since November.
  42. kudos
    Confirmed: The ‘Wall-E’ Oscar Campaign Is On!But what do the all-important ‘bigwig Hollywood marketers’ think?
  43. vulture lists
    7 Pixar Movie, RankedAnd which is the worst? And what does ‘worst’ mean when you’re talking about Pixar?
  44. news reel
    Pixar on ‘Wall-E’: Environmental Themes? What Environmental Themes?Andrew Stanton pooh-poohs any notion of environmentalism in his environmental catastrophe romance.
  45. kudos
    Start the Campaign: ‘Wall-E’ for Best Picture!Why nominating Pixar’s latest for an Oscar would be the smartest thing the Academy’s done in years.
  46. countdown
    ‘Wall-E’: Best Pixar Movie Ever?And could this be the movie that reverses Pixar’s box-office decline?
  47. the take
    Apparently, ‘Ratatouille’ WAS Pixar’s First Flop“What the hell, Pixar dudes?”
  48. tube junkie
    Score From ‘Brazil’ Wildly Popular, For Some ReasonBecause nothing says “animated children’s film” quite like “negative Utopia.”