Animation Magazine’s Updated Movie Release Guide

We know you’re dying to know when your favorite animated and CG-heavy movies are hitting the theaters. We update this partial list regularly as studios confirm the release dates. ... Continue Reading →

Cars Speedway Premiere a Sell-Out

More than 30,000 race fans and animation aficionados snatched up tickets for the world premiere of Disney/Pixar’s Cars at Lowe’s Motor Speedway at Charlotte, North Carolina, ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Game for Warcraft Movie

Blizzard Ent.’s hugely successful Warcraft franchise is the latest video game property to be groomed for the big screen. Legendary Pictures has acquired movie rights for the best-selling ... Continue Reading →

Disney Completes Pixar Acquisition

The Walt Disney Co. announced Friday evening that it has completed its acquisition of computer animation juggernaut Pixar Animation Studios. The announcement was made by head Mouseketeer ... Continue Reading →

Shrek 2 Federal Probe Cools

Execs at DreamWorks Animation are breathing a bit easier since the Los Angeles office of the Securities and Exchange Commission recommended the termination of a federal probe of the ... Continue Reading →

Short to Take Flight with Hedge

Moviegoers catching Over the Hedge at select theaters will be treated to a new DreamWorks Animation short. Titled First Flight, the seven-minute film from studio veterans Cameron Hood ... Continue Reading →

Ice Age a Mammoth Hit in Mexico

As Mexico celebrates Cinco de Mayo today, Twentieth Century Fox and Blue Sky Studios are toasting the south-of-the-border success of their latest animated feature. Ice Age: The Meltdown ... Continue Reading →

Wild Things Get Voices

The Hollywood Reporter offers some casting news regarding Warner Bros.’ long-gestating live-action adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s classic children’s book, Where the ... Continue Reading →

Short to Take Flight with Hedge

Moviegoers catching Over the Hedge at select theaters will be treated to a new DreamWorks Animation short. Titled First Flight, the seven-minute film from studio veterans Cameron Hood ... Continue Reading →

Jetsons Movie Back on the Sprockets

Warner Bros. is apparently taking another whack at a live-action feature based on Hanna-Barbera’s classic Jetsons cartoon series. According to Daily Variety, Scribe Adam F. Goldberg ... Continue Reading →