Sony Electronics Keeping It Reel Debuts 4K Projector

After years of bickering over whom will foot the bill for it, the Holy Grail of digital cinema seems to be coming closer to reality. The major studios and the big exhibition chains ... Continue Reading →

You’ve Got A Deal: Mouse House/AOL Sign Narnia Pact

The Walt Disney Studios and AOL have announced an exclusive content partnership through which AOL web sites will offer movie fans a first look at photos, artwork, behind-the-scenes ... Continue Reading →

Lagoon Creature To Make Comeback With Eisner Scion

Michael Eisner is out of work, but son Breck is going from strength to strength. Eisner is now set to direct a re-make of Universal’s Creature From the Black Lagoon with Gary ... Continue Reading →

The Rock Opens Wide This Weekend

The Rock is back. Did you miss him? Universal Picture’s sci-fi thriller Doom opens wide this weekend in North America. The film is helmed by cinematographer-turned-director Andrzej ... Continue Reading →

CBBC in Tune with 19 and Create’s Hipster & Jack

Create Media Ventures and 19 Entertainment announced yesterday the first pre-sale of their new 2D animated co-production Hipster & Jack to the U.K.’s CBBC. Michael Carrington, ... Continue Reading →

Chapman’s Roary Revs Engine

London-based Chapman Entertainment debuted its high velocity stop frame animated series Roary the Racing Car at MIPCOM Jr. on Saturday Oct. 15. The launch of this second project for ... Continue Reading →

Blu-ray Gains More Traction Over HD DVD

The major trades are reporting today that Warner Bros. has come over to Sony’s Blu-ray platform. For reasons known only to God, the industry still seems to have a hard time remembering ... Continue Reading →

If You Can’t Lick ‘Em, Have Them Join You

A Norwegian hacker hero has been hired by a San Diego, California-based digital music service. The Associated Press is reporting that Jon Lech Johansen a.k.a "DVD Jon" began ... Continue Reading →

Frank Zappa Progeny Scores With Mouse House

Chalk up another example of the law of unintended consequences. Ahmet Zappa started out writing a gimmick cook book, which his publisher asked him to turn into a novel (perhaps sensing ... Continue Reading →

Conan Voice Cast Set

First there was Arnold. Now there’s Ron. Actor Ron Perlman has been signed to voice the character Conan of Cimmeria for Swordplay Entertainment’s upcoming animated feature ... Continue Reading →