Animated Oz Gets Short, Belushi

Martin Short and Jim Belushi have have signed on to lend their voices to Alpine Pictures’ upcoming animated movie Dorothy of Oz. Based on the book children’s author Roger ... Continue Reading →

Paramount, W!LDBRAIN Making Kidrobot Movies

Paramount Pictures and animation studio W!LDBRAIN have joined forces to develop feature films based on Kidrobot’s line of toys under the Nickelodeon Movies banner. No details ... Continue Reading →

Simpsons’ Gould Hooked for Sea Monsters

With its big-budget, big-screen version of Land of the Lost slated to hit theaters next summer, Universal is looking to make a movie based on another ’70s Saturday-morning favorite ... Continue Reading →

IFC Sets Dates for Fear(s) of the Dark

IFC Ent., which picked up North American distribution rights to the animated French feature Peur(s) du noir (Fear(s) of the Dark) earlier this year, has announced a theatrical release ... Continue Reading →

Depp, Verbinski Get Animated with Rango

Rumors of an animated feature coming from Pirates of the Caribbean director Gore Verbinski and actor Johnny Depp have been confirmed. Daily Variety reports that the duo has teamed with ... Continue Reading →

Dragon Hunters Sold to North America

Peace Arch Ent. has acquired North American distribution rights to Futurikon’s French CG-animated feature film Dragon Hunters, according to Daily Variety. Co-produced by toon ... Continue Reading →

CMG Bites Into Killer Bean

Cinema Management Group (CMG) has acquired worldwide rights to the recently completed animated feature film Killer Bean Forever. Directed and produced by vfx industry veteran Jeff Lew, ... Continue Reading →

Comet, SOMUGA Go Around the World

Canadian animation production, content development and distribution group Comet Ent. and Spanish company SOMUGA Produktora SL. have joined forces to produce an 80-minute animated movie ... Continue Reading →

Sky Crawlers Flies at Sony

Anime fans in North America and other territories can look forward to seeing the animated feature film The Sky Crawlers, thanks to Sony. Daily Variety reports that Sony Pictures Worldwide ... Continue Reading →

Keaton is Ken in Toy Story 3

Actor Michael Keaton has reportedly joined the voice cast for the upcoming Disney/Pixar sequel Toy Story 3. Keaton will lend his voice to the role of Ken, the clean-cut, plastic companion ... Continue Reading →