Weinstein Co.’s Escape Delayed

The Weinstein Co.’s 3-D animated feature film Escape From Planet Earth has been delayed, with production shut down until August and its release pushed back to January 2011 at ... Continue Reading →

Losses Bump Gonzo Stock Listing

Japanese animation company Gonzo’s ongoing financial issues have forced it to delist from the Mothers section of the Tokyo Stock Exchange, effective July 30. The decision was ... Continue Reading →

Transfomers Edges Out Ice Age in Final Tally

It came down to the wire, but Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen beat out the 3-D animated feature Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs. The final tally for the weekend’s box office ... Continue Reading →

Ice Age Chills Transformers in Opening

Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs grossed a cool $13.8 million in its Wednesday opening, edging out the juggernaut known as Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen. The opening ‘ the ... Continue Reading →

Ice Age, Enemies Take on Transformers

It’s old-fashioned star power taking on the latest and greatest in animation and 3-D technology, as Public Enemies squares off against Ice Age: Dawn of the Dinosaurs in the July ... Continue Reading →

Focus Features Unveils 9 Stitchpunk Images

The movie is named 9 ‘ and now Focus Features has unveiled the characters behind the title of the upcoming animated film directed by Shane Acker. Based on Acker’s short ... Continue Reading →

Smurfs Movie Adds a Third Dimension

The Smurfs have been making their way to the big screen for a while, but it now looks like they’ll be arriving in 3-D. Columbia Pictures is planning to release the CG/live-action ... Continue Reading →

Transformers’ Giant Robots Earn Giant B.O.

Transformers: Revenge of the Fallen steamrolled its way to the summer’s best box office opening, taking in $112 million over the three-day weekend for a five-day total of more ... Continue Reading →

Is a Merger in the DreamWorks?

Chatter about deals is heating up, with speculation growing that DreamWorks Animation may be the target of a possible merger or acquisition. Among the parties interested in the publicly ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Weather

Pixar’s Peter Sohn sheds some light on the making of his wonderful new short, Partly Cloudy. It seems fitting that Pixar’s newest short, Partly Cloudy, is about things being ... Continue Reading →