Selick’s Coraline in Focus

Daily Variety reports that Focus Features has inked a deal with Laika Ent. to distribute Coraline, the flagship feature film from the company formerly known as Vinton Studio. Based ... Continue Reading →

Narnia, Fantastic Four Sequels Pushed

In the latest round of release-date musical chairs, Disney and Walden Media have pushed back the theatrical bow of their next Chronicles of Narnia movie, while 20th Century Fox jockeys ... Continue Reading →

Liberty Media Acquiring IDT Ent.

Since its inception in 2003, IDT Ent. has been on a shopping spree, buying everything from animation studio Mainframe to home video distributor Anchor Bay, vfx studio DKP Effects and ... Continue Reading →

BRATZ Going Big-Screen

Having conquered the world of animation with a 4 KidsTV series and a line of direct-to-DVD features, MGA Ent.’s best-selling girls’ lifestyle brand, BRATZ, is being adapted ... Continue Reading →

Poseidon Christened in Theaters

The next wave of summer effects films officially kicks off today with the release of Warner Bros.’s Poseidon, a remake of the 1972 seafaring disaster flick, The Poseidon Adventure. ... Continue Reading →

FOX Sneaks 7 Minutes of X3

Fans curious to see how the latest installment in the X-Men saga will work under new director Brett Ratner will get their first look tonight, May 12, as Fox offers a seven-minute preview ... Continue Reading →

Vanguard Wags Tail for Santa’s Paws

Christmas is going to the dogs, thanks to a new animated feature in development at Vanguard Animation in conjunction with Nash Entertainment. Variety reports that the U.K.-based studio ... Continue Reading →

Animation Magazine’s Updated Movie Release Guide

We know you’re dying to know when your favorite animated and CG-heavy movies are hitting the theaters. We update this partial list regularly as studios confirm the release dates. ... Continue Reading →

Cars Speedway Premiere a Sell-Out

More than 30,000 race fans and animation aficionados snatched up tickets for the world premiere of Disney/Pixar’s Cars at Lowe’s Motor Speedway at Charlotte, North Carolina, ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Game for Warcraft Movie

Blizzard Ent.’s hugely successful Warcraft franchise is the latest video game property to be groomed for the big screen. Legendary Pictures has acquired movie rights for the best-selling ... Continue Reading →