Walden Plans Berenstain Bears Movie

Classic children’s book characters The Berenstain Bears are coming to the big screen in a live-action/CG hybrid movie. Walden Media has acquired the rights to the characters, ... Continue Reading →

Owen Wilson to Voice Marmaduke

Actor Owen Wilson has signed on to voice the canine star in Marmaduke, a live-action and CG animation hybrid adaptation of the long-running comic panel. According to The Hollywood Reporter, ... Continue Reading →

Exclusive! Progressions from Pixar’s Up

Disney-Pixar’s Up was one of this year’s best reviewed and biggest hits ‘ animated or otherwise. And with the film due out on DVD and Blu-ray next week after a stellar ... Continue Reading →

Look Under the Hood of Christmas Carol’s 3-D Thrill Ride

Robert Zemeckis’ most recent motion-capture holiday spectacular, Disney’s A Christmas Carol, arrives in theaters this weekend. Released in both Disney Digital 3D and IMAX ... Continue Reading →

Lindsay-Abaire Writes Guardians for DreamWorks

DreamWorks Animation has chosen David Lindsay-Abaire to adapt The Guardians, William Joyce’s upcoming series of children’s books, into a feature film. Lindsay-Abaire wrote ... Continue Reading →

Avery to Manage DreamWorks Franchises

DreamWorks Animation is bringing back veteran home video executive Kelley Avery to fill the new post of worldwide head of franchise strategy and development. Avery will be responsible ... Continue Reading →

Jackson a Monster Hit at Box Office

To no one’s surprise, the Michael Jackson documentary This Is It dominated the weekend box office, taking in $21.3 million from Friday to Sunday and bringing its five-day total ... Continue Reading →

Roger Rabbit Writers Developing Sequel

The original writers of Who Framed Roger Rabbit? are back on the job, developing a script for a sequel to the classic 1988 mix of live-action and animation. Robert Zemeckis, who directed ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Animated Feature Entries Due Nov. 2

Animated features films have until 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 2, to submit their entry forms and supporting materials to the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for consideration in ... Continue Reading →

New Trailer for Burton’s Alice in Wonderland

A new trailer for Tim Burton’s Alice in Wonderland feature has been released, offering a glimpse at such characters as the Cheshire Cat, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Red Queen ... Continue Reading →