animated animated  /ˈæ nə ˌmeɪ təd/


  1. (adj) having life or vigor or spirit
  2. (adj) made to appear to move as living creatures do


  1. Two very different animated features stake their own ground at Cannes.
  2. No animated movie has ever won the coveted Oscar, but Hollywood is already abuzz with talk that Pixar's smash-hit post-apocalyptic robot could change that.
  3. From Fantasia to Waltz with Bashir, PTI looks at some of the greatest ever animated movies for the grown-up in all of us.


  1. Here’s a GIF of Nicki Minaj’s Animated Cartoon Penis

    Ciara released an animated lyrics video for Nicki Minaj collaboration and song-of-the-summer candidate "I'm Out" today. Among its many wonders: an animated cartoon penis. The image appears when Nicki boasts, "I got a big fat ass, big dicks follow." When it comes to boasting, "big dicks follow" turns out to ... More »
    on June 13, 2013     Source: New York Magazine

  2. Nickelodeon Launches Global Animated Shorts Program

    London/Annecy, France – Nickelodeon announced that it has launched its first ever global animated shorts program to identify and develop new animation creative talent from around the world, and it has received over 100 submissions from artists, designers, writers, directors and comedians representing more than 20 countries across six continents (Europe, North America, South America, Africa, Asia ...
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Animation World Network

  3. Make animated GIFs from videos with GifCam

    When Yahoo acquired Tumblr for $1.1 billion ... was it because of the GIFs ? In our media-saturated Internet landscape, the 5-second animated GIF may be the most essential entertainment currency. If a picture can paint a thousand words, the animated GIF can tell 10,000 stories in 10 frames or less. (Isn't Vine (for Android or iOS ) mostly just video-based animated GIFs?) Newbies who want to dip ...
    on June 12, 2013     Source: CNET


  1. ...National Right to Life Committee, another anti-abortion rights group, on Wednesday wrote to senators urging them to vote against Kagan, saying that she was "first and foremost a social engineer, animated primarily by a desire to shape...
    on Jun 23, 2010 By: Elena Kagan Source: The Associated Press

  2. "What's crazy about it is that it's giving these teams like a quiet confidence where they think they can beat us and they start talking and carrying on and getting extra animated, even when they come here," Odom said, with dried blood caked...
    on Mar 10, 2010 By: Lamar Odom Source: ESPN

  3. "I think I'm bringing a different humorous sensibility to an animated movie," Seinfeld, who also is writing and producing the movie, told Newsweek magazine. "There's a lot of attitude in the jokes, the same way it was on the show."
    on Dec 17, 2006 By: Jerry Seinfeld Source: Forbes

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