Titans Clash in 3-D, Kells Arrives in L.A.

Modern takes on a pair of ancient tales ‘ one a mammoth, the other modest ‘ will compete for moviegoers’ attention at the box office the weekend. Clash of the Titans, ... Continue Reading →

Selick Comes Home to Disney-Pixar

Coraline director Henry Selick has signed a deal to make stop-motion animated features for Disney-Pixar. The deal brings Selick back to the studio where he began his animation career ... Continue Reading →

Producers Sue Weinsteins Over Hoodwinked Sequel Release

Kanbar Entertainment, the producers of the animated feature Hoodwinked, have filed a petition with a judge in San Francisco County claiming that The Weinstein Co. breached their contract ... Continue Reading →

Weinsteins Develop 3-D Animated Pic Based on Caveman’s Drawing

The Weinstein Company is hoping to make a big comeback in the family entertainment business with a new animated feature based on early cavemen drawings discovered at the Spanish cave ... Continue Reading →

Dragon Soars to $43 Million Opening

How to Train Your Dragon, the most-recent 3-D outing from DreamWorks Animation, soared to the top of the box office charts this weekend, grossing $43.3 million. The film handily beat ... Continue Reading →

DQ Entertainment Stock Rises on Release

India-based animation and games company DQ Entertainment officially listed its stock March 29 on the Indian capital markets, and posted surges in value as high as 75 percent its first ... Continue Reading →

Dragon Looks to Knock Alice Down to Size

After three weekends of Alice in Wonderland dominating the box office, comes a 3D challenge in the form of DreamWorks Animation’s How to Train Your Dragon. Dragon, directed by ... Continue Reading →

Bird Short-Listed for Mission: Impossible IV

Brad Bird, director of such popular animated features as The Iron Giant, The Incredibles and Ratatouille, is reportedly thinking about going live action to direct Mission: Impossible ... Continue Reading →

Alice’s Woolverton to Script Malificent

Having written the script that re-imagined Alice in Wonderland for Tim Burton, writer Linda Woolverton has been hired by Disney to tackle Maleficent, a live-action take on the evil ... Continue Reading →

Sony Cracks Open Popeye in 3D

Sony Pictures Animation is set to bring the classic cartoon series Popeye back to the big screen as a CG-animated 3D feature. Former Marvel Studios topper Avi Arad is producing the ... Continue Reading →