DreamWorks Toon Slate Takes Shape

DreamWorks Animation spilled the beans on some of the computer-animated features in development to Daily Variety. It was also announced today that actor Jack Black has signed on to ... Continue Reading →

Grave Romance Rules Weekend

Tim Burton’s latest animated tour de force, Corpse Bride, proved to be the film to beat in limited release over the weekend, earning an estimated $411,000 in only 5 theaters. ... Continue Reading →

Corpse Bride Haunts N.Y., L.A.

Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated romantic musical comedy, Corpse Bride, opens today in a handful of theaters in New York and Los Angeles. Co-directed by Mike Johnson, the film ... Continue Reading →

Art to Imitate Wildlife with Tortoise and Hippo

Daily Variety reports that Shrek co-writer Roger S.H. Schulman has been attached to script a film based on the unlikely, real-life relationship between a 100-year-old tortoise and a ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. Adapting The Losers Comics

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Warner Bros. has tapped writer/director Peter Berg (Friday Night Lights, Very Bad Things) to script and possibly direct an adaptation of the DC-Vertigo ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Making Madagascar 2

DreamWorks Animation CEO Jeffrey Katzenberg announced today that the studio will produce a sequel to the hit CG-animated feature, Madagascar. Stars Ben Stiller, Chris Rock and Jada ... Continue Reading →

Editor’s Note: Warmed Over by Corpse Bride

Anyone who knows me is well aware of the fact that I love stop-motion animation. As someone who grew up on Rankin & Bass holiday specials and such iconic films as the original ... Continue Reading →

Exorcism Casts Out Competition

Sony Screen Gems’ The Exorcism of Emily Rose brought the supernatural genre out of its slump over the weekend, scaring up an estimated $30.2 million to claim the top spot at the ... Continue Reading →

Theaters Possessed by Exorcism

Visual effects have come a long way since William Friedkin’s seminal 1973 demonic possession classic, The Exorcist, so it will be interesting to see what vfx house Captive Audience ... Continue Reading →

Restored Cinderella to Screen in Hollywood

Before it arrives on DVD on Oct. 4, Disney’s newly restored animated classic, Cinderella, will play for 11 days at Hollywood’s El Capitan Theatre starting Sept. 15. The ... Continue Reading →