Disney Takes Live-Action Trip to Fantasia

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Pictures is developing a live-action feature based on the Johann Wolfgang Goethe Poem ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,’ ... Continue Reading →

Disney/Pixar Plans Revealed

For years, studio heads have been saying it’s all about story, not technique. That notion will be put to the test as Walt Disney Feature Animation makes a historic return to hand-drawn ... Continue Reading →

Ubisoft Builds CG Movie Studio

Video game publisher Ubisoft plans to construct a new production center focused on the creation of CG-animated movies. Based in Montreal, Canada, the studio will initially produce ... Continue Reading →

Speed Racer to Take On Indy

Warner Bros.’ live-action adaptation of the classic anime series Speed Racer is set to skid into theaters over the 2008 Memorial Day weekend, facing off against the highly anticipated ... Continue Reading →

Henson Co. To Adapt Fantasy Books

The Jim Henson Co. is building a slate of fantasy family films by acquiring rights to the popular books The Boggart by Susan Cooper, The Doubtful Guest by Edward Gorey and the Monster ... Continue Reading →

Arthur Gets Boost in U.K.

Eurocorp’s largely animated feature film Arthur and the Invisibles benefited from a U.K. box office boycott, according to Daily Variety. The pic from writer/director/producer ... Continue Reading →

Csupo Says Terabithia Ads Mislead

Those going into the upcoming Disney movie Bridge to Terabithia expecting a Lord of the Rings or Harry Potter experience are in for something very different, according to the filmmakers. ... Continue Reading →

Bridges Welded to Iron Man

Fresh off his voice work on Sony Pictures Animation’s upcoming penguin feature Surf’s Up!, Jeff Bridges has become the fourth Academy-Award nominee to join the cast of Marvel ... Continue Reading →

Disney, Zemeckis to Make CG Pics

The Walt Disney Studios has joined forces with the award-winning team of Robert Zemeckis, Jack Rapke and Steve Starkey to set-up a new company that will produce movies using the performance ... Continue Reading →

Whedon Off Wonder, Levy On Flash

The Hollywood Reporter today brings word of two major shifts in direction for upcoming Warner Bros. feature films based on DC Comics properties. Joss Whedon, creator of Buffy the Vampire ... Continue Reading →