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Mike Young Productions Sues Moonscoop U.S. Holdings

L.A.-based studio Mike Young Productions is taking legal action against Moonscoop U.S. Holdings, alleging that it blocked the company’s attempt to take over the U.S. arm of the ... Continue Reading →
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Obama Gets the Star Treatment at DreamWorks

President Obama talked about the economy, praised DreamWorks and got the inside scoop on two of the studio’s upcoming movies, during his visit to the Glendale campus today (Nov. ... Continue Reading →
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Minions Take Over Manhattan

The team at Universal is doing a fantastic job promoting Despicable Me 2‘s digital HD release this week and the Blu-ray/DVD arrival on December 10. The studio sent the hugely ... Continue Reading →
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‘Room on the Broom,’ ‘Adventure Time’ Win BAFTAs

BBC’s acclaimed TV special Room on the Broom, Cartoon Network’s Adventure Time and BBC/Aarmdan’s Timmy Time were among the top TV winners at last night’s British ... Continue Reading →
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VFX Protest Planned for Obama’s DreamWorks Trip

Hoping to raise awareness about the plight of U.S.-based visual effects artist, activists are planning a protest during President Obama’s visit to the DreamWorks’ campus in Glendale ... Continue Reading →
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‘Good Dinosaur’ Delay Leads to Layoffs at Pixar

Pixar has laid off an undisclosed number of employees at its Emeryville, Calif. headquarters, says The Los Angeles Times. The layoffs, which have affected less than 5% of the studio’s ... Continue Reading →
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President Obama to Visit DreamWorks Animation

It looks like Shrek, Kung Fu Panda and Toothless the Dragon are going to find out the details of the Affordable Healthcare Act next week. You see, President Obama is scheduled to visit ... Continue Reading →
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iam8bit Adds New Twist to Machinima Fest

The second annual Machinima Interactive Film Festival (MIFF), coming to L.A. November 22-24, will offer a unique video art installation aiming to highlight the most talented creators ... Continue Reading →
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‘Rio 2096′ Arrives in L.A. for Oscar-Qualifying Run

The acclaimed Brazilian animated movie Rio 2096: A Story of Love and Fury, which won the top prize at Annecy in June, will begins its Oscar-qualifying run in L.A. this Friday (Nov. ... Continue Reading →
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Original Cut of ‘Thief and the Cobbler’ to Screen at Academy

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences will screen the rarely seen, director’s cut of Richard Williams’ The Thief and the Cobbler on Tuesday, Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. ... Continue Reading →