Back in 1998 when Titanic surpassed Star Wars as the all-time box office champion, George Lucas took out this full page ad in Variety congratulating director James Cameron on the achievement. Lucas and Spielberg had traded similar ads after Star Wars and E.T.
Crucifixion — Nicolas Poussin
The Empire of Lights by Rene Magritte
Paul Before Felix by William Hogarth
Jael and Sisera by Artemisia Gentileschi
Pixar's Tribute to Cinema from Jorge Luengo Ruiz on Vimeo.
Here’s a great side-by-side presentation of many of the little nods and homages to classic films peppered throughout Pixar films.
Nativity by Andrea Previtali (1515-20)
Have a blessed Christmas Threedonians!
The Annunciation of the Shepherds. Fresco by Taddeo Gaddi in the Basilica of Santa Croce, Florence was painted between 1332 and 1338