Chicago 10 Gets Roadside Pick Up

Independent label Roadside Attractions has acquired distribution rights to the largely animated documentary Chicago 10 from filmmaker Brett Morgen (The Kid Stays In the Picture), according ... Continue Reading →

Pirates, Paprika Sail into Theaters

Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End arrived in theaters today with the goal of making Shrek walk the plank. After a bockbuster $121 million opening last weekend, ... Continue Reading →

Legend of the Sea Born in Singapore

Animation company Cubix Pictures, which produced Singapore’s first CG-animated feature film, 2005′s Zodiac: The Race Begins, has announced the completion of its second movie. ... Continue Reading →

Naruto Movie to Hit Canada

VIZ Media’s animated feature film Naruto the Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow will play in Cineplex Ent. theaters in Canada for one day only on Saturday, June 23. Advance ... Continue Reading →

Fox Bringing Sims to Screen

The latest development in the often dysfunctional love affair between Hollywood and Silicon Valley has 20th Century Fox snatching up movie rights to Electronic Arts’ The Sims, ... Continue Reading →

He-Man to Flex for Warner Bros.

Warner Bros. and Matrix producer Joel Silver have confirmed rumors that they are conspiring to craft another live-action feature film based on the ’80s Filmmation cartoon and ... Continue Reading →

Frog Gets Princess, Title Change

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney has hired Dreamgirls actress Anika Noni Rose to voice the role of Princess Tiana in the animated musical The Princess and the Frog. Previously ... Continue Reading →

Madhouse on Penguin Bandwagon

Yet another animated penguin tale is reportedly on its way, this time with an international twist. Daily Variety reports from the Cannes Film Festival that Japanese animation studio ... Continue Reading →

Weinsteins, Exodus Expand Partnership

The Weinstein Co. (TWC) and Exodus Film Group announced at the Cannes Film Festival that they have formed a strategic alliance to jointly develop, produce and finance a slate of CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

Clementine Feature Set Up in Turkey

Daily Variety reports from Cannes that Medyavision in Turkey is developing a feature film based on the popular 1985 French animated series Clementine. Featuring visual effects by Rhythm ... Continue Reading →