Burton, Writing Duo Reunite for Addams Family

Tim Burton is reuniting with writers Scott Alexander and Larry Karaszewski on his stop-motion The Addams Family movie, according to Deadline New York. The writers previously worked ... Continue Reading →

Expendables Remains Top Dog at the Box Office

It was another weak weekend at the box office, with new releases failing to topple last week’s champ The Expendables and animated features continuing to hold up better than live-action. The ... Continue Reading →

Seth Rogen Cast in Leading Role for Boo U.

Actor Seth Rogen has signed on to give voice to a lead character in DreamWorks Animation’s feature film Boo U. In addition to starring roles in live-action comedies such as the ... Continue Reading →

Animated Terminator Project in Rights Dispute

Plans for a 3D animated movie based on the hit Terminator movie series has hit a legal snag related to ownership of certain rights to the franchise. The project was announced last week ... Continue Reading →

Toy Story 3 Gross Tops All Toons; Expendables Tops Weekend

While big-name stars were either blowing things up or traveling the world in search of enlightenment at the box office this weekend, the most significant milestone came from Toy Story ... Continue Reading →

Warner Plans Hybrid Bugs Bunny Movie

Having resurrected the Looney Tunes characters for new short films, the next step in Warner Bros.’ plan to revitalize the beloved franchise is a live-action Bugs Bunny film. Deadline.com ... Continue Reading →

Scott Pilgrim, Earthsea Enter Late-Summer B.O. Race

It’s an all-out battle of the genres this weekend at the box office, with action and romance taking on an adaptation of an indie comic-book darling and a limited release for a ... Continue Reading →

Toy Story 3, ESPN Boost Disney in Q3

Strong performance from studio entertainment projects such as Toy Story 3 and media networks such as ESPN helped the Walt Disney Co. report a boost in the bottom line for the third ... Continue Reading →

Constantin Plans new 3D Tarzan Toon

Constantin Films has acquired the rights to develop a 3D animated feature based on Edgar Rice Burroughs’ classic Tarzan novels, Variety reports. The Germany company will produce ... Continue Reading →

Toons Hold Up Well as Other Guys Topples Inception

The Other Guys ended Inception’s reign atop the box office rankings, while animated fare Despicable Me and Toy Story 3 remained top-ten films weeks into their theatrical runs. Other ... Continue Reading →