G-Force Topples Potter at Box Office

The newcomers stormed the box office this weekend, but only the Disney CG-heavy family adventure film G-Force had the strength to knock Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince from the ... Continue Reading →

Anime Studios Produce Halo Legends Shorts

Halo is coming to animation, with Microsoft teaming up with several top anime studios to produce shorts based on the blockbuster video game. The project, called Halo Legends and announced ... Continue Reading →

The Padded Cel How to Pitch Like a Pro, Really!

A great animated series or movie always starts with an inspired creative vision, but for most of us that is not enough to get it produced. Typically an idea will go nowhere without ... Continue Reading →

Building an Island of Lost Souls

How the sharp crew at ILM helped shape the breath-taking, fiery climax for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince. Toward the end of Warner Bros.’ film Harry Potter and the Half-Blood ... Continue Reading →

20 Cool Upcoming Comic-Book Movies

The onslaught of comic-book properties hitting the big screen shows no sign of slowing down over the next few years, giving geeks everywhere an excuse to leave their parents’ ... Continue Reading →

Adding New Zip to Strips

A slate of innovate web projects open new doors for comic-book artists. Longtime attendees of Comic-Con most likely have fond memories of hunting through bins of back issues or finding ... Continue Reading →

Bring In the Giant Reptiles

Carlos Saldanha, Mike Thurmeier and the rest of wizards at Blue Sky Studios give us a sparkling new Ice Age adventure in glorious 3-D’and throw in some Jurassic-era monsters to ... Continue Reading →

G-Force Looks for the Green

Will the guinea pigs of G-Force be the able to steal the box office crown from the boy wizard? That’s what Disney is hoping for the VFX-heavy family adventure movie, which stars ... Continue Reading →

Comedy Central Plans Drawn Movie

Comedy Central is giving the direct-to-DVD feature treatment to one of its more popluar cult series, announcing the production of Drawn Together: The Movie! The feature, which will ... Continue Reading →

Sam Raimi to Lead Warcraft Pic

Is the world ready for another feature based on a popular game? On the eve of Comic-Con, we got word that popular genre director Sam Raimi (Spider-Man trilogy, Drag Me to Hell, The ... Continue Reading →