Looney Tunes Last Supper Parody Draws Complaints

A parody of Leonardo da Vinci’s The Last Supper that features Bugs Bunny and the Looney Tunes gang on display at the Chuck Jones Gallery in San Diego has drawn a consistent stream ... Continue Reading →

Boomerang Acquires Subsidiaries From Entertainment Rights

Boomerang Media has acquired three major subsidiaries of Entertainment Rights that control such popular properties as Casper the Friendly Ghost, Where’s Waldo? and Veggie Tales. Boomerang, ... Continue Reading →

Disney Doubles 3-D Dose of Toy Story

Disney confirmed 3-D versions of the Pixar classics Toy Story and Toy Story 2 will be released as a double feature for a limited, two-week run on Oct. 2. The announcement, one of many ... Continue Reading →

The Simpsons Go Postal

The Simpsons’ 20th anniversary is coming to mailboxes all over the world, with the U.S. Postal Service issuing a set of stamps featuring animation’s most famous dysfunctional ... Continue Reading →

FX Picks Up DreamWorks Toons

Cable channel FX Network has acquired the TV rights to nine DreamWorks Animation feature films, including the current hit Monsters vs. Aliens. The four-year pact includes all DreamWorks ... Continue Reading →

Fast and Furious Revs Up to Take On Monsters

Fast and Furious, the fourth film in the street-racing franchise, is looking to outpace the Monsters vs. Aliens 3-D juggernaut at the box office this weekend. The Universal release, ... Continue Reading →

Burton’s Alice Getting IMAX 3-D Release

Disney’s upcoming live-action Alice in Wonderland, directed by Tim Burton, will be released in IMAX 3-D simultaneously with its standard release on March 5, 2010. The IMAX 3-D ... Continue Reading →

Disney/ABC Logs On to YouTube

The Disney/ABC-TV Group and ESPN have signed a deal to distribute its content on YouTube. The deal will see YouTube launch several channels for the company’s various content ... Continue Reading →

Hood Unites Canuck Producers

Animation and sales company Portfolio is keeping production of its new animated series Hood in Canada. The Toronto-based firm and animation cable channel Teletoon will produce the series, ... Continue Reading →

3-D Talk of the Town at ShoWest

The talk is all about 3-D at ShoWest, the annual confab for film exhibitors going on currently in Las Vegas. Driving the discussion is the success of DreamWorks Animation’s Monsters ... Continue Reading →