Mainframe Bought by Rainmaker

Purchased by IDT Ent. in late 2003, Canadian CG animation house Mainframe is again changing hands. The 62% of outstanding shares held by IDT and its affiliates will be bought out by ... Continue Reading →

Frank Miller Adapts Eisner’s Spirit

Frank Miller, creator of Sin City, 300 and other popular graphic novels, is turning to the works of another famous comic artist for his third feature film effort. After co-directed ... Continue Reading →

200 Theaters Become 3D Monster Houses

REAL D has announced that Columbia Pictures’ animated feature Monster House will screen in stereoscopic 3D in 200 venues as it opens in North America on Friday. The company previously ... Continue Reading →

New Speed Racer Debuts at Comic-Con

As it celebrates its 40th anniversary this year, the classic anime series Speed Racer is coming back with a new series and attendees of this week’s Comic-Con in San Diego will ... Continue Reading →

Pirates Treasure Runneth Over

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest continued to plunder box office booty over the weekend, earning another $62.2 million, according to estimates. Despite ... Continue Reading →

New Boondocks Episodes Delayed

Fans of Cartoon Network’s controversial animated series, The Boondocks, will have to wait until 2007 to see new episodes, according to a report in The New York Post. The season ... Continue Reading →

Scanner Widens, Monster Sneaks

Though few major releases dare take on Disney’s mega blockbuster, Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, the animated choices for your weekend entertainment have expanded ... Continue Reading →

Shrek the Third Cast Announced

DreamWorks Animation today spilled the beans on who’ll be joining Mike Myers, Eddie Murphy, Cameron Diaz, Antonio Banderas, Rupert Everett, Julie Andrews and John Cleese in the ... Continue Reading →

Disney Downshifts on Feature Production

According to Daily Variety, Disney will soon announce plans to cut its feature film output by half as the studio works to cut expenses by retooling it infrastructure. Despite racing ... Continue Reading →

Box Office Bounty For Pirates

The competitive summer movie season got a bit more cutthroat over the weekend as Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest brought the Man of Steel to his knees ... Continue Reading →