Editor’s Note: Hedge Your Bets on DreamWorks

Like others I’ve talked to, I was a bit leery going into the advance screening of Over the Hedge. While I’m generally a big fan of the work done by Katzenberg and crew, ... Continue Reading →

Selick’s Coraline in Focus

Daily Variety reports that Focus Features has inked a deal with Laika Ent. to distribute Coraline, the flagship feature film from the company formerly known as Vinton Studio. Based ... Continue Reading →

Narnia, Fantastic Four Sequels Pushed

In the latest round of release-date musical chairs, Disney and Walden Media have pushed back the theatrical bow of their next Chronicles of Narnia movie, while 20th Century Fox jockeys ... Continue Reading →

Liberty Media Acquiring IDT Ent.

Since its inception in 2003, IDT Ent. has been on a shopping spree, buying everything from animation studio Mainframe to home video distributor Anchor Bay, vfx studio DKP Effects and ... Continue Reading →

BRATZ Going Big-Screen

Having conquered the world of animation with a 4 KidsTV series and a line of direct-to-DVD features, MGA Ent.’s best-selling girls’ lifestyle brand, BRATZ, is being adapted ... Continue Reading →

Poseidon Christened in Theaters

The next wave of summer effects films officially kicks off today with the release of Warner Bros.’s Poseidon, a remake of the 1972 seafaring disaster flick, The Poseidon Adventure. ... Continue Reading →

FOX Sneaks 7 Minutes of X3

Fans curious to see how the latest installment in the X-Men saga will work under new director Brett Ratner will get their first look tonight, May 12, as Fox offers a seven-minute preview ... Continue Reading →

Vanguard Wags Tail for Santa’s Paws

Christmas is going to the dogs, thanks to a new animated feature in development at Vanguard Animation in conjunction with Nash Entertainment. Variety reports that the U.K.-based studio ... 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 →

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 →