Barnyard, Ant Bully Swap Dates

With Paramount Pictures pushing the release of the animated feature Barnyard back a week to Aug.4, Warner Bros. has moved its Ant Bully up a week to July 28, according to ComingSoon.com. ... Continue Reading →

X-Men Stands Tall At Box Office

The latest superhero comic book adaptation from 20th Century Fox pulled in big numbers over the weekend, setting a new Memorial Day record. X-Men: The Last Stand earned more than $120 ... Continue Reading →

X-Men Make Last Stand

Director Bryan Singer may have abandoned the franchise in favor of Superman’s big return, but the ensemble cast is back in leather for another adventure from the world of Marvel ... Continue Reading →

Academy Names Student Winners

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has honored thirteen students from nine different colleges and universities in the 33rd annual Student Academy Awards competition. Three ... Continue Reading →

Hammy Short to Accompany Hedge DVD

Sources at DreamWorks Animation tell us the animation crew is working on a short film starring the hyperactive, red squirrel from the studio’s hit CG feature, Over the Hedge. ... Continue Reading →

Hatcher Joins Coraline Cast

Desperate Housewives star Teri Hatcher has signed on to voice two roles in director Henry Selick’s upcoming stop-motion animated feature, Coraline, according to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Disaster! Finds Relief in Cannes

Dream Ent.’s Disaster!, a stop-motion animated spoof of various nature-gone-wrong movies, was picked up by Screen Media Films for distribution in North America. The deal was made ... Continue Reading →

Besson to Make Arthur Sequels

According to The Hollywood Reporter, French Director Luc Besson (The Fifth Element, La Femme Nikita) plans to make two sequels to his upcoming CG/live-action feature, Arthur and the ... Continue Reading →

AMC Theaters to Offer Free Toons

As part of its “Summer MovieCamp” community service program, AMC Theatres will screen major animated releases free of charge on Wednesday mornings in 40 cities from June ... Continue Reading →

Hedge Edged Out By Code

DreamWorks’ animated Over the Hedge earned a tidy sum at the North American box office over the weekend, but more moviegoers were intrigued by a fictional mystery surrounding ... Continue Reading →