Rogen to Voice Alien in Pegg’s Paul

Actor Seth Rogen has been cast as the voice of the titular alien character in the road trip comedy Paul. The film was written by and stars Simon Pegg and Nick Frost as a pair of sci-fi ... Continue Reading →

Bruckheimer and Yeatman Talk Guinea Pig VFX

Uber-producer Jerry Bruckheimer and Oscar-winning vfx supervisor-turned-director Hoyt Yeatman (The Abyss) led an informative behind-the-scenes press session about the making of Disney’s ... Continue Reading →

Up Looks to Soar at the Box Office

Animation fans can rejoice this weekend with the release of Pixar’s 10th feature film, Up. The studio’s first 3-D film, directed by Pete Docter and rated PG, is expected ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Plans Eight Bigscreen Toons Through 2012

DreamWorks Animation is going to bring a mix of original films, sequels and spinoffs to the big screen, announcing it will release eight animated feature films through 2012. Next year, ... Continue Reading →

Elton John Brings Gnomeo and Juliet to Starz

Pop star Elton John is teaming up with Starz Animation Toronto to make a 3-D animated feature titled Gnomeo and Juliet. John appeared along with Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty at the ... Continue Reading →

Second Museum Outing A Bigger Attraction Than Ho-Hum Terminator

It looks like Ben Stiller is more evenly matched with the Terminator than expected. Actor’s Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian came on strong at the box office this ... Continue Reading →

Classic CrawlersJohn Lasseter Discusses the New Bug’s Life Blu-ray

Fans of Pixar’s 1998 holiday movie A Bug’s Life had reason to rejoice this week as Disney released a new Blu-ray High-Def edition of the movie on Tuesday. Directed by John ... Continue Reading →

Stiller Takes On The Terminator

A pair of radically different franchises are looking to make sweet box office memories this Memorial Day weekend. Terminator Salvation got a head start on the competition, opening Thursday ... Continue Reading →

Toonz, Illusion Team Up on Gaturro Feature

Toonz Animation India and South America’s Illusion Studios have agreed to co-produce a 3-D animated feature film based on the classic Argentine comic strip Gaturro. The agreement ... Continue Reading →

Angels Edge Out Trek at Box Office

Angels & Demons, director Ron Howard’s The Da Vinci Code sequel starring Tom Hanks, ruled from on high at the box office this weekend, earning approximately $48 million in ... Continue Reading →