Four Pics on Tap From American Original, Titmouse

American Original ‘ the new production company formed by producer, comic book writer and former studio executive Jeff Katz ‘ has signed a deal with Titmouse Animation to ... Continue Reading →

Aliens Faces Uphill Box Office Battle

The studios continue their run of releasing films either packed with animation and VFX or family fare ‘both elements embodied by Fox’s Aliens in the Attic. The goofy family ... Continue Reading →

Quantum Quest Details Revealed

Although some of the more over-hyped animated features and vfx projects were hogging the spotlight at Comic-Con last week, a smaller indie 3-D, CG-animated large-format feature also ... Continue Reading →

Paramount Preps New Version of NIMH

The secret is out: The rats of NIMH are returning to the big screen. Paramount is developing a new feature film take on the classic Robert O’Brien children’s book Mrs. Frisby ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks’ Numbers Slips 7% in 2Q Report

DreamWorks Animation beat analysts’ expectations with a 7% drop in revenues and profits for the second quarter. Those results ‘ revenues of $132 million and a profit of ... Continue Reading →

More Astro Boy Updates, Comic-Con Details

The Astro Boy website has been updated with six new images and an interactive timeline from the upcoming CG-animated feature film, due out Oct. 23. The timeline covers the history of ... Continue Reading →

G-Force Topples Potter at Box Office

The newcomers stormed the box office this weekend, but only the Disney CG-heavy family adventure film G-Force had the strength to knock Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince from the ... Continue Reading →

Anime Studios Produce Halo Legends Shorts

Halo is coming to animation, with Microsoft teaming up with several top anime studios to produce shorts based on the blockbuster video game. The project, called Halo Legends and announced ... Continue Reading →

Building an Island of Lost Souls

How the sharp crew at ILM helped shape the breath-taking, fiery climax for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Toward the end of Warner Bros.’ film Harry Potter and the Half-Blood ... Continue Reading →

20 Cool Upcoming Comic-Book Movies

The onslaught of comic-book properties hitting the big screen shows no sign of slowing down over the next few years, giving geeks everywhere an excuse to leave their parents’ ... Continue Reading →