Monsters Pop Up at the Box Office

Monsters vs. Aliens is here at last ‘ the big question is how big a bite these warring creatures will take out of the weekend box office. The most recent release from DreamWorks ... Continue Reading →

New Trailers Tease Astro Boy, Wild Things, Ice Age 3

A pair of teaser trailers offers the first real look at the upcoming films Astro Boy and Where the Wild Things Are and Ice Age 3: Dawn of the Dinosaurs. Up first, is Summit Entertainment’s ... Continue Reading →

Spanish Comic Arrugas Gets Feature Treatment

Chalk up Spain as the next nation to jump on the graphic-novel-to-movie train. Producer Manuel Cristobal and his Perro Verde company (The Missing Lynx have picked up the rights to ... Continue Reading →

ImageMovers, Disney Capturing Stoneheart

Robert Zemeckis’ Imagemovers and Disney are in talks for the rights to make a movie based on Charlie Fletcher’s popular fantasy novel series, The Stoneheart Trilogy. The ... Continue Reading →

New Peeks at Astro Boy, Gatchaman Posters

Images of the poster art for the upcoming CG-animated feature films Astro Boy and Gatchaman have popped up online. The Astro Boy teaser poster, first appearing at MTV’s Splash ... Continue Reading →

Disney Picks Up Ponyo for Aug. Release

Disney will release Hayao Miyazaki’s Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea on August 14, 2009. Retitled as Ponyo for its U.S. theatrical run, the English-language version features the ... Continue Reading →

Knowing Rises to B.O. Victory

The Nicolas Cage sci-fi thriller Knowing topped the box office, handily beating the week’s other top new releases. Knowing took in $24.8 million in its first three days of release, ... Continue Reading →

Tribune Sues Beatty Over Tracy Rights

Tribune Media Services has filed a lawsuit against Oscar-winning filmmaker Warren Beatty that refutes the actor’s claim to the rights to comic strip character Dick Tracy. The ... Continue Reading →

Anime Makers Unite to Form Lucent 4C

Studio 4C and Lucent Entertainment have agreed to a new animation venture called Lucent 4C. The venture seeks to make the most of Studio 4C’s talent for creating acclaimed anime ... Continue Reading →

Sony Forecasts Meatballs with New Trailer

Sony Pictures Animation has released a new trailer for its upcoming 3-D CG feature film, Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs. The film, which opens in theaters on Sept. 18, is adapted ... Continue Reading →