Carl Barks "Family Portrait

Carl Barks “Family Portrait” Helps Heritage Animation Auction Clear $1.5M

A painting by one of the most famous Walt Disney Studios artists of all time helped Heritage Auctions’ Dec. 9-10 Animation Art Auction in Beverly Hills, California clear more ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: New Marvel Funko Short, ‘Muppets Christmas Carol’ Secrets, 2017’s Hottest YouTube Brand & More

’Art of Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Book Signing & Panel More geeky fun is headed to Nucleus Gallery in SoCal! Don’t miss special guests Phil Szostak (author), James Clyne (snr. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Scavengers,’ ‘Skin for Skin’ Take Top Jury Awards at GIRAF13

The Quickdraw Animation Society’s Giant Incandescent Resonating Animation Festival (GIRAF) announced the jury and audience award winners for its 2017 short film fest, giving top honors ... Continue Reading →
The Grinch

New Poster Shows a Cuter Curmudgeon in Illumination’s ‘Grinch’

Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas (and, of course, the wonderful Chuck Jones animated special) have been a staple of the holiday season for years. So, it’s fitting that ... Continue Reading →
Dark Crystal

Sony Plans 4K Debut & Blu-ray Return of ‘Dark Crystal’

Fans of Jim Henson and Frank Oz’s masterful fantasy epic The Dark Crystal are in for a treat next spring, as Sony Pictures Home Entertainment brings the film to 4K Ultra HD for the ... Continue Reading →
Olaf's Frozen Adventure

Clips: ‘Olaf’s Frozen Adventure’ Makes Digital Debut

Disney’s new installment in its wintry fantasy franchise, Olaf’s Frozen Adventure, is out now on Digital SD/HD and Movies Anywhere. To celebrate, the studio has released a couple ... Continue Reading →
The Dragon Spell

FILM.UA Casts ‘Dragon Spell’ Over China

Ukraine’s FILM.UA Group has finalized a package deal for a trio of series and features from its distribution library in China. Star-D Productions has acquired all rights, excluding ... Continue Reading →
Early Man

Lionsgate Chisels Out US ‘Early Man’ Trailer

In the new official US trailer for Aardman Animations’ hysterically historic stop-motion feature Early Man, we get a glimpse of what happens when conflicting civilizations forego ... Continue Reading →
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Titmouse Maps a Psychedelic Musical VR Trip with Tilt Brush

Emmy Award-winning animation studio Titmouse (Big Mouth, Niko and the Sword of Light, Venture Bros.) is venturing further into the realms of virtual reality, having started things off ... Continue Reading →
Total Drama Daycare

Pint-Sized Prequel ‘Total Drama Daycare’ Announced

Fresh TV, CAKE, Corus Ent.’s TELETOON and Cartoon Network (US) have joined forces to once more reinvent the popular Total Drama franchise. Dubbed Total Drama Daycare (52 x 11 ... Continue Reading →