Max Payne Shoots to the Top

The latest video game to make the leap to the big screen, Max Payne proved a hit with moviegoers over the weekend. Twentieth Century Fox’s adaptation of the Rockstar Games title ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. Embarks on Space Odyssey

Happy Feet director George Miller has reportedly been approached by Warner Bros. to direct an outer-space version of Homer’s epic poem The Odyssey. According to Daily Variety, ... Continue Reading →

Payne Comes to Theaters

Rockstar Games’ popular video-game franchise makes a bid to erect a feature film tentpole with today’s release of 20th Century Fox’s Max Payne. The studio is hoping ... Continue Reading →

Howard Out, Cheadle In for Iron Man 2

Marvel Studios’ Iron Man 2 will go into production minus one Oscar nominee. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Terrence Howard is being replaced by Don Cheadle in the role of ... Continue Reading →

Keyframe, Kavaleer Take On Sock Monsters

Digital animation and visual effects studio Keyframe Digital Prods. has teamed with Dublin, Ireland-based Kavaleer Prods. to co-develop an animated children’s series dubbed Sock ... Continue Reading →

Cartoon Network Trains Tiger’s Apprentice

Cartoon Network is developing a live-action/CG feature film based on the bestselling Harper Collins young adult book Tiger’s Apprentice. Oscar-nominated screenwriter David Magee ... Continue Reading →

$9.99 Gets Oscar-Qualifying Run

The independently produced stop-motion feature $9.99 will get a limited theatrical engagement to qualify for Academy Award consideration. Handled by Regent Releasing in the U.S., the ... Continue Reading →

Bell, Lucas Join Astro Boy Cast

Kristen Bell (Heroes, Gossip Girl) and Matt Lucas (Little Britain) have signed up to lend their voices to Astro Boy, Imagi Studios’ upcoming CG-animated feature film based on ... Continue Reading →

Bashir at Center of Oscar Controversy

As Oscar season heats up, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is being criticized for a change in rules that has made the Israeli animated feature Waltz With Bashir ineligible ... Continue Reading →

Fuji, Production IG Making Hottarake

The Fuji TV network is delving deeper into the animation business with anime studio Production IG have. Tokyograph.com reports that the entities joined forces to make a CG-animated ... Continue Reading →