Skip to main content
  1. AXS Entertainment
  2. Arts & Entertainment
  3. TV

Oscars 2014: billion dollar earner 'Frozen' wins Best Animated Feature

See also

Disney's blockbuster picture “Frozen” picked up the Oscar for Best Animated Feature at this year's Academy Awards. The movie, which has grossed more than a billion dollars to date at the box office, also picked up an award for Best Original Song for “Let It Go.”

More Photos

Feerless optimist Anna sets off an epic journey – teaming up with rugged mountain man Kristoff and his loyal reindeer Sven – to find her sister Elsa, whose icy powers have trapped the kingdom of Arendelle in eternal winter. Encountering Everest-like conditions, mystical trolls and a hilarious snowman named Olsaf, Anna and Kristoff face battle in a race to save the kingdom.

Backstage at the Oscars, directors Jennifer Lee, Chris Buck and Peter Del Vecho, chatted with reporters about their win and their plans to take the project to Broadway. “ We're in very early stages of development,” Lee said about the project. “We're still opening the film, as we say. We are opening in Japan and then we're going to take a little break and then start looking at it.”

On the movie's themes of family and on it's success, Lee said, “You know what we love about “Frozen” is we love that we're finding people are relating to the characters, and from any part of the world or what they're doing or any families and that's been huge for us. And we certainly encourage and love all the different interpretations of our characters, and what it means to people and inspires them. I mean, that's the greatest thing you could ever feel like you're doing as a filmmaker.”

If you are one of the few who have yet to see "Frozen," check for showtimes here: Frozen.

To read more articles with actors from your favorite shows and movies, check out LA Music Examiner, Daytime TV Examiner, Classic TV Examiner and Animation Examiner. For more video interviews, visit our page: LA Music and TV Examiner. Also, follow us on Twitter at @spotliteonENT, @Phyllis_Thomas and @belindasLAmusic


Today's top buzz...

  • Jack White
    Jack White has played the longest show of his career, going for over three hours
    Music Buzz
  • Donald Sterling
    Donald Sterling loses big in court, Clippers sale will proceed
    Today's Buzz
  • Steve Nash
    The Los Angeles Lakers will not use stretch provision on Steve Nash
    NBA Buzz
  • Peter Gabriel
    Peter Gabriel revisits classics in new concert film 'Back to Front'
    20 Photos
  • Train
    Train rocks an outdoor show with old favorites and new hits in Tahoe
    15 Photos
  • Rascal Flatts
    Rascal Flatts to perform at Washington Redskins Training Center in Richmond, Va.
    11 Photos