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Daily News Bytes: ‘Birdboy’ Opens Friday, Syfy Gets ‘Happy!’, Image Engine Breeds ‘GoT’ Dragons & More

Christopher Meloni and Patton Oswalt on the Insane Syfy Series ‘Happy!’ Having just premiered to strong ratings, the hybrid series adaptation of Grant Morrison’s graphic novel ... Continue Reading →
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Legend 3D Expands into China with Fourth Facility

Leading 3D conversion, VFX, VR and animation studio Legend 3D, Inc. has finalized terms for expansion into China through a far-ranging deal involving multiple strategic partners, including ... Continue Reading →
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An Ordinary Love: ‘Ethel & Ernest’ Opens in LA Friday

Lupus Films has announced that its award-winning, hand-drawn feature Ethel & Ernest will receive its Oscar-qualifying US theatrical debut this Friday, Dec. 15. The heartfelt graphic ... Continue Reading →
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Mamoru Hosoda’s ‘Mirai of the Future’ Gets Japanese Release Date

Mirai no Mirai (Mirai of the Future), the latest project from acclaimed animated fantasy filmmaker Mamoru Hosoda, has been slated for release in Japan on July 20, 2018 after previously ... Continue Reading →
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Daily News Bytes: ‘Eureka Seven’ Movie En Route, Lightning Boy Plans Feature, Suit Won’t “Let It Go” & More

‘Eureka Seven’ Is Coming to Theaters Hi – Evolution 1, the first in a trilogy of features inspired by the hit 2005 mecha anime from studio BONES, is coming stateside! ... Continue Reading →
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The Making of ‘Ferdinand’

Ferdinand The story of Ferdinand, the peace-loving ... Continue Reading →
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Lionsgate Brings ‘Hedgehogs’ to Theaters, On Demand

A little creature goes on a big adventure in Hedgehogs — a new family-friendly CG flick hitting theaters and on demand on December 15 through Lionsgate. Directed by Huang Jianming, ... Continue Reading →
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Gallery: New Pics Unleashed for ‘Isle of Dogs’

Fox Searchlight has unleashed a pack of new pics from Wes Anderson’s next stop-motion animated feature, Isle of Dogs, set to hit theaters March 23, 2018. The canine companionship ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Reveals ‘Spider-Man’ First Look & Teaser

Sony Pictures Animation is drawing us into its web with the heart-pumping new teaser trailer for its all-animated feature Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse! Revealed by producers Christopher ... Continue Reading →
Stoopid Buddy Stoodios principals John Harvatine IV, Eric Towner, Seth Green and Matt Senreich. [Photo: Ricardo DeAratanha / Los Angeles Times]

Stoopid Buddy Stoodios Inks First-Look Deal with Fox

LA’s Stoopid Buddy Stoodios — the brilliant and twisted minds behind TV’s longest-running stop-motion series, the Emmy-winning Robot Chicken — has secured a two-year ... Continue Reading →