District 9 Aliens Invade Box Office

After garnering rave reviews and winning over fanboys at Comic-Con, Sony’s thrilling sci-fi epic District 9 delivered the goods with a $37 million opening weekend in 3,049 theaters ... Continue Reading →

Singer to Direct Battlestar Galactica Movie

After trying his hand at 20th century history with the ho-hum Valkyrie, director Bryan Singer is returning to his sci-fi roots with an upcoming feature adaptation of the popular TV ... Continue Reading →

Disney Unveils Rapunzel Concept Art

While everyone is anticipating Disney’s return to 2D form this holiday season with The Princess and the Frog, there’s an equal amount of interest in the studio’s upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Vanguard’s Space Chimps 2 3-D Goes into Production

Los Angeles-based Vanguard Animation is producing a sequel to its 2008 CG-animated feature, Space Chimps. Overseen by animation veteran John Williams (Shrek, Valiant, Happily N’Ever ... Continue Reading →

Disney Debuts English-Language Ponyo

Hayao Miyazaki’s most-recent animated movie Ponyo finally arrives in American cinemas, complete with a star-studded English-language cast courtesy of Disney. Disney is distributing ... Continue Reading →

A Curious Fairy Tale on a Cliff by the Sea

Ponyo, anime legend Hayao Miyazaki’s latest fantasy, arrives Stateside thanks to the efforts of John Lasseter and producers Kathleen Kennedy and Frank Marshall. In the West, the ... Continue Reading →

Meet the New Stereoscopic Animales

Mexico moves to the 3-D realm with Brijes. Over the past year, an historic first for Mexican cinema has been in production at Ithrax Productions in Mexico City. Scheduled for release ... Continue Reading →

From Pitch to Production

Tips on navigating the rocky waters of animation development. ‘The main mistake I’ve made is not being thorough enough. Not having every single question answered. That’s ... Continue Reading →

LEGO Movie Clicks at Warner Bros.

With toys becoming the latest option craze at Hollywood studios, it should surprise no one that Warner Bros. has signed a deal to develop a LEGO movie. According to Variety, the movie ... Continue Reading →

Spielberg in Talks to Produce Halo Movie

A movie adaptation of the popular video game Halo may be back on track as IESB.net reports that Steven Spielberg is in talks to develop the game into a feature. The Oscar-winning director ... Continue Reading →