Wallace & Gromit Bring Cracking Ideas to London Exhibit

Aardman Animations stars Wallace and Gromit are putting on their lab coats and heading in to London to present an exhibition titled A World of Cracking Ideas at the Science Museum. The ... Continue Reading →

Aardman Seeks Best Morph Shorts

Aardman Animations is teaming up with online retailer Firebox.com for an animation contest featuring the company’s original stop-motion star, Morph. The contest, titled Morphmation, ... Continue Reading →

Loaf and Death Tops NYICFF

Aardman Animation’s short film Wallace & Gromit: A Matter of Loaf and Death won the grand prize this weekend at the New York International Children’s Film Festival. ... Continue Reading →

Knowing Rises to B.O. Victory

The Nicolas Cage sci-fi thriller Knowing topped the box office, handily beating the week’s other top new releases. Knowing took in $24.8 million in its first three days of release, ... Continue Reading →

Tribune Sues Beatty Over Tracy Rights

Tribune Media Services has filed a lawsuit against Oscar-winning filmmaker Warren Beatty that refutes the actor’s claim to the rights to comic strip character Dick Tracy. The ... Continue Reading →

Anime Makers Unite to Form Lucent 4C

Studio 4C and Lucent Entertainment have agreed to a new animation venture called Lucent 4C. The venture seeks to make the most of Studio 4C’s talent for creating acclaimed anime ... Continue Reading →

Crunchyroll Scores Streaming Anime Series

The popular U.S. anime and social networking site Crunchyroll has ordered up a whole new wave of streaming animated imports, including the first-ever English-language release of Osama ... Continue Reading →

Web Offers Simultaneous Naruto Premiere

VIZ Media will for the first time stream an all-new episode of Naruto Shippuden online the same day it first airs in Japan. The episode will stream for free with English subtitles on ... Continue Reading →

U.K. Ad Board Rejects Game Makers’ Complaint

The Advertising Standards Authority has rejected a request from U.K. video game makers to take action against a government ad campaign promoting healthy lifestyles that the game makers ... Continue Reading →

Exhibitors Assemble for Hong Kong Filmart

More than 500 exhibitors are due to gather for the Hong Kong International Film & TV Market, running Monday through Thursday. The 13th annual edition of the event, the Filmart ... Continue Reading →