Profits Dip at Disney

Disney reported an across-the board drop in profits for its third-quarter earnings report, taking a loss of $12 million from its studio entertainment division. The company said last ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Mr. Fox Comes Out of Hiding

At long last, we get to see the first trailer for Fantastic Mr. Fox, Wes Anderson’s much-awaited adaptation of Roald Dahl’s popular children’s book. Scheduled to open ... Continue Reading →

Quantum Quest Details Revealed

Although some of the more over-hyped animated features and vfx projects were hogging the spotlight at Comic-Con last week, a smaller indie 3-D, CG-animated large-format feature also ... Continue Reading →

Feature Set for Seuss’ The Lorax

Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment have set directors and writers to work on a 3-D CG-animated adaptation of Dr. Seuss’ The Lorax. Set for release in March 2, ... Continue Reading →

Monsters vs. Aliens on Sequel Bubble

DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg says it’s a tossup right now over whether there will be a sequel to its 3-D animated feature film Monsters vs. Aliens. Katzenberg addressed ... Continue Reading →

Four Pics on Tap From American Original, Titmouse

American Original ‘ the new production company formed by producer, comic book writer and former studio executive Jeff Katz ‘ has signed a deal with Titmouse Animation to ... Continue Reading →

Aliens Faces Uphill Box Office Battle

The studios continue their run of releasing films either packed with animation and VFX or family fare ‘both elements embodied by Fox’s Aliens in the Attic. The goofy family ... Continue Reading →

Paramount Preps New Version of NIMH

The secret is out: The rats of NIMH are returning to the big screen. Paramount is developing a new feature film take on the classic Robert O’Brien children’s book Mrs. Frisby ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks’ Numbers Slips 7% in 2Q Report

DreamWorks Animation beat analysts’ expectations with a 7% drop in revenues and profits for the second quarter. Those results ‘ revenues of $132 million and a profit of ... Continue Reading →

More Astro Boy Updates, Comic-Con Details

The Astro Boy website has been updated with six new images and an interactive timeline from the upcoming CG-animated feature film, due out Oct. 23. The timeline covers the history of ... Continue Reading →