Comic-Blog ’08: Next Avengers

To be honest I didn’t hold out much hope for Next Avengers: Heroes of Tomorrow, the latest direct-to-DVD animated superhero movie from Marvel Studios and distributor Lions Gate ... Continue Reading →

New Pixar Teaser is Up

The folks at Disney and Pixar have released a teaser trailer for the upcoming animated feature Up. The adventure story involving an old man, a young boy and a flying house is slated ... Continue Reading →

Dark Lights Up Box Office Again

Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight reigned supreme at the box office again, taking in a whopping $75 million in its second week to drive its domestic gross well beyond the $300 million ... Continue Reading →

Aronofsky Confirmed for Robocop Redux

MGM has confirmed that director Darren Aronofsky (The Fountain, Requiem for a Dream) is on board to helm a reboot of the Robocop franchise. Written by David Self (Road to Perdition), ... Continue Reading →

Legendary Helps Turn Gears of War

New Line Cinema’s big-screen adaptation of the bestselling video game Gears of War is getting some financial aid from Legendary Pictures, according to Daily Variety. Having co-produced ... Continue Reading →

Watchmen, Spirit Trailers Emerge

Comic book fans can now get their first look at the upcoming major motion picture based on the bestselling graphic novel Watchmen. A trailer has hit the web, offering a glimpse at what ... Continue Reading →

DeAPlaneta Gets Planet 51 for Spain

On the heels of Sony Pictures’ acquisition of U.S. distribution rights to the CG-animated feature film Planet 51 comes word that distributor DeAPlaneta has picked up the flick ... Continue Reading →

Batman Makes Box-Office History

Warner Bros.’ The Dark Knight brought in $158.3 million since opening Thursday night, surpassing last year’s Spider-Man 3 ($151 million) to score the highest-grossing opening ... Continue Reading →

Imagi Courts U.S. Investors

Hong Kong- and Los Angeles-based animation studio Imagi will offer shares to U.S. investors via a secondary listing on the international OTCQX. The toon shop behind TMNT and the upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Miyazaki’s Ponyo Swimming with Raves

While audiences in many territories flocked to see Chris Nolan’s Batman epic this past weekend, family moviegoers in Japan lined up to experience Ponyo on the Cliff by the Sea, ... Continue Reading →