BKN Launches Home Vid Unit

Animation company/distributor BKN has entered the home entertainment and new media distribution market with the formation of BKN Home Entertainment Ltd in the U.K. and BKN Home Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

CBS, DIC Mint Saturday Morning Block

The CBS network and brand management company DIC Ent. announced plans to partner on the launch of an all-new, Saturday morning kids programming block dubbed CBS’s Secret Saturday ... Continue Reading →

Wallace & Gromit Grabs Golden Tomato

Since Wallace and Gromit managed to save the annual giant vegetable-growing competition in their feature film debut, it’s only fitting that their movie should win Rotten Tomatoes’ ... Continue Reading →

Ghouly Boys Comic Optioned for Screen

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the comic-book series The Ghouly Boys may be brought to the big screen by Benderspink, which adapted John Wagner and Vince Locke’s graphic ... Continue Reading →

Furry Freak Bros. Gets Stop-mo Treatment

Dave Borthwick, director of the cult favorite feature The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb and the Weinstein Co.’s upcoming toon release, Doogal: The Magic Roundabout, is directing ... Continue Reading →

Hoodwinked Sequel in the Works

Though it just barely lost the box office battle to Disney’s Glory Road, the CG-animated indie Hoodwinked is set to become a franchise. Daily Variety reports that The Weinstein ... Continue Reading →

Walden Acquires Allende Trilogy

Fresh off the global success of its Disney collaboration, The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Walden Media has snatched up rights to another young adult ... Continue Reading →

Hoodwinked Riding High at B.O.

The CG-animated Hoodwinked proved to be the little indie that could, claiming the top spot at the North American box office over the four-day holiday period, according to estimates. ... Continue Reading →

Theaters Get Hoodwinked

Hoodwinked, the new animated motion picture from Kanbar Ent. and The Weinstein Co., opens in theaters across North America toady, bringing audiences a comical new take on the classic ... Continue Reading →

Barbera Revisits Tom and Jerry

It’s been 65 years since Joseph Barbera and William Hanna created the famous cat-and-mouse duo known as Tom and Jerry, but the property is still very much alive. Barbera recently ... Continue Reading →