Halo Delivered to Studios

Microsoft on Monday deployed a small squadron of costumed Master Chief look-alikes to deliver its approved Halo screenplay to prospective studios. Having generated upwards of $600 million ... Continue Reading →

Pink Panther Pushed to ’06

The panther will take on the monkey as Sony Pictures moves The Pink Panther from its intended Aug. 5 debut to Feb. 10, 2006, the same day Universal plans to release its 2D-animated ... Continue Reading →

Madagascar Delivers B.O. TKO

Having seen Sith, moviegoers got caught up on their big-screen toon viewing over the weekend, bumping DreamWorks’ Madagascar up a notch to the No. 1 spot. The latest CG feature ... Continue Reading →

Shrek 2 Spurs DreamWorks Fraud Suit

A class action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of all who purchased securities of DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. between October 27, 2004 and May 10, 2005. The complaint alleges that ... Continue Reading →

Exodus Gets Surge of CG Toons

Venice-based Exodus Film Group has added two new CG-animated features to its quickly expanding development slate. The first–The Hero of Color City, centers on a boxful of heroic ... Continue Reading →

Wild Slide for DreamWorks Shares

In the new Bizarro world of box office analysis, apparently a $61 million dollar opening is considered disappointing. While any live-action film would be praised for garnering such ... Continue Reading →

Auds Wild for Sith, Madagascar

The long Memorial Day weekend proved to be just what Hollywood needed to jumpstart the summer box office after a long period of weak attendance. In its second week, 20th Century Fox’s ... Continue Reading →

Exodus Gets Surge of CG Toons

Venice-based Exodus Film Group has added two new CG-animated features to its quickly expanding development slate. The first–The Hero of Color City, centers on a boxful of heroic ... Continue Reading →

Madagascar Runs Wild in Theaters

Star Wars: Episode III–Revenge of the Sith gets some competition today as DreamWorks unleashes its latest CG-animated flick into theaters. The most kid-friendly of the two, Madagascar ... Continue Reading →

Disney Finds New Enchanted Director

Daily Variety reports that Kevin Lima, director of Disney’s Tarzan and 102 Dalmatians, has been tapped to helm Enchanted, a romantic fable that will combine live-action and CG ... Continue Reading →