Robots Controls Box Office

The latest computer-animated feature from Twentieth Century Fox rolled over the competition at the North American box office over the weekend. Heavy marketing and the inclusion of toon-voice ... Continue Reading →

When Cat’s Away, Will Mouse and Pixar Play?

With Michael Eisner vacating the CEO post a year early to make way for new Disney topper Robert Iger, pundits are speculating that the Mouse House will renew efforts to strike a new ... Continue Reading →

The Robots Are Here!

After several weeks of domination by live-action comedies, the box office is ready for animation to once again move in and take over with today’s debut of 20th Century Fox’s ... Continue Reading →

Fox Woos, Wins Who-Hearing Horton

After enduring the savaging of her late husband’s beloved Cat In The Hat at the hands of a mugging Mike Myers, Audrey Geisel has sold 20th Century Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios ... Continue Reading →

Robots Rolls Friday. Opens Wide

In case you haven’t been driving in the past two weeks (and missed the billboards), or gone to the movies (and missed the ubiquitous trailers) or had a broken TV (and missed the ... Continue Reading →

Live-Action Diesel Gets Animated

Having conquered the action-pic genre and, more surprisingly, kiddie comedy (The Pacifier), basso-voiced thesp Vin Diesel is about to get into the animation business. The actor’s ... Continue Reading →

Sinbad Launches New Voyage with Neo, XXX Helmer

With Keanu Reeves starring and action director Rob Cohen at the helm, Columbia Pics is launching The 8th Voyage of Sinbad. This, of course, is not the first voyage for the titular hero. ... Continue Reading →

Motley Crue in Stop-Motion Disaster!

The bad boy rockers of Motley Crue are taking their legendary antics to the world of animation with a cameo role in Disaster! The Movie, an upcoming stop-motion comedy feature film ... Continue Reading →

Scribe Swamped with Shrek 4

Daily Variety reports that writer Tim Sullivan has been tapped by DreamWorks to pen a script for Shrek 4. Sullivan, best known for his hit 1995 British romantic comedy, Jack and Sarah, ... Continue Reading →

Christian Slater Has Hunch for Igor

In the recent video game-inspired feature film, Alone in the Dark, Christian Slater battled computer-generated monsters. Now, he’s going to become one for Exodus Film Group’s ... Continue Reading →