New Peeks at Astro Boy, Gatchaman Posters

Images of the poster art for the upcoming CG-animated feature films Astro Boy and Gatchaman have popped up online. The Astro Boy teaser poster, first appearing at MTV’s Splash ... Continue Reading →

Disney Picks Up Ponyo for Aug. Release

Disney will release Hayao Miyazaki’s Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea on August 14, 2009. Retitled as Ponyo for its U.S. theatrical run, the English-language version features the ... Continue Reading →

Knowing Rises to B.O. Victory

The Nicolas Cage sci-fi thriller Knowing topped the box office, handily beating the week’s other top new releases. Knowing took in $24.8 million in its first three days of release, ... Continue Reading →

Tribune Sues Beatty Over Tracy Rights

Tribune Media Services has filed a lawsuit against Oscar-winning filmmaker Warren Beatty that refutes the actor’s claim to the rights to comic strip character Dick Tracy. The ... Continue Reading →

Anime Makers Unite to Form Lucent 4C

Studio 4C and Lucent Entertainment have agreed to a new animation venture called Lucent 4C. The venture seeks to make the most of Studio 4C’s talent for creating acclaimed anime ... Continue Reading →

Sony Forecasts Meatballs with New Trailer

Sony Pictures Animation has released a new trailer for its upcoming 3-D CG feature film, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. The film, which opens in theaters on Sept. 18, is adapted ... Continue Reading →

Wild Things Poster Is Unleashed

A new poster for the much-anticipated adaptation of Maurice Sendak’s Where the Wild Things Are has hit the web recently. The Warner Bros. feature has been delayed several times, ... Continue Reading →

Knowing Has Edge Among New Releases

The VFX-heavy sci-fi action movie Knowing leads a three-horse race for newcomers at this weekend’s box office. Knowing, which stars Nicolas Cage and is produced by Summit Entertainment, ... Continue Reading →

Date Set for Transformers 3; Thor Moved Up

Fans of the robots in disguise will be pleased to hear Paramount has set a release date of July 1, 2011 for Transformers 3. The second film in the franchise, Transformers: Revenge ... Continue Reading →

Toon Writer to Script Alien Zoo

Animation writer Jon Stillman has been tapped to script the hybrid movie Alien Zoo for Warner Bros. and Unique Features. Stillman’s credits include Shrek, Shrek 2, the upcoming ... Continue Reading →