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Bill Murray Joins Cast of DreamWorks’ ‘B.O.O.’

Here’s a perfectly timed Halloween news item: DreamWorks Animation has roped in Bill Murray to voice the villainous ghost Addison Drake for its 2015 feature B.O.O.: Bureau of ... Continue Reading →
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MGM producing Animated ‘Addams Family’ Movie

Charles Addams’ classic monster family is coming back to the big screen. Variety reports the beloved kooky characters are being prepared for an animated movie, produced by MGM. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Miffy’ Movie Wins Top Prize at Cinekid Festival

The children’s animation feature film Miffy the Movie has won the Cinekid Lion Jury Prize for best Dutch children’s film at this year’s Cinekid Festival in Amsterdam. ... Continue Reading →
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‘Despicable Me 2′ Plumps Up Uni’s Bottom Line

In reporting their third quarter profits, Comcast noted improvement in its entertainment arm NBCUniversal, handily bolstered by the success of the Illumination Entertainment toon Despicable ... Continue Reading →
Ken Loach

Pixar Editor Comes to Ken Loach’s Rescue

It’s not every day when you find an editor from Pixar lending out a helping hand to a British master of social realism. But that’s exactly what happened when director Ken ... Continue Reading →
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New Trailer Released for Warner’s ‘Justice League: War’

Warner Bros. Animation has distributed a new trailer for its new Blu-ray/DVD movie Justice League: War, which is slated for a Feb. 4, 2014 release. Based on the 2012 graphic novel, ... Continue Reading →
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Rob Letterman to Direct DreamWorks’ ‘Captain Underpants’

Monsters vs. Aliens‘ director Rob Letterman will lead DreamWorks Animation’s upcoming feature adaptation of Captain Underpants. The Hollywood Reporter broke the story on ... Continue Reading →
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A Sneak Peek at ‘Mr. Peabody & Sherman’

DreamWorks Animation offered members of the international and national press a great selection ... Continue Reading →
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Lawrence Kasdan to Write New ‘Star Wars’ Script

Even Oscar-winning in-demand writers like Michael Arndt (Toy Story 3, Little Miss Sunshine) can be at the mercy of the whims and changes of studios and projects. It was just announced ... Continue Reading →
Paul Feig

Good Grief! Feig to Produce Fox’s ‘Peanuts’ Movie

Comedy director Paul Feig (Bridesmaids, The Heat, NBC’s Freaks and Geeks) isn’t the first name that comes to mind when you think of wholesome family animated fare. However, ... Continue Reading →