Universal Goes Psycho For Comics

According to Daily Variety, Universal Pictures has picked up movie rights to Dan Bereton’s and James Hudnall’s comic book property, The Psycho, published by DC Comics. Screenwriting ... Continue Reading →

Chicken Scratches Out Another Win

Despite the debut of some high-profile releases, Disney’s animated Chicken Little held the top spot at the North American box office over the weekend, pecking out an estimated ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Animation Posts Third-Quarter Losses

Call it the real curse of the were-rabbit! Although Oscar watchers have already put Wallace & Gromit’The Curse of the Were-Rabbit as one of the frontrunners in this year’s ... Continue Reading →

Will Zathura Choke Disney’s Chicken?

Disney’s CG-animated Chicken Little will be going beak to beak with Sony’s high-flying, well-reviewed new family movie, Zathura today. Based on the best-selling children’s ... Continue Reading →

Hoffman, Chan, McShane Lend Chops to Kung Fu Panda

Actor Jack Black will be in good company as the lead voice in DreamWorks Animation’s upcoming CG toon feature, Kung Fu Panda. According to Daily Variety, the studio has recently ... Continue Reading →

Maxmedia to Adapt Xbox 360 Game

Santa Monica, Calif.-based production company Maxmedia is set to develop an animated feature film based on Microsoft’s upcoming Xbox 360 video game, Kameo: Elements of Power. ... Continue Reading →

Auds Devour Chicken Little

Box office numbers may be sagging this year, but Disney’s Chicken Little did its part to help keep the sky from falling over the weekend. The studio’s first stab at making ... Continue Reading →

Chicken Little Hatches

The industry and moviegoers today get a sense of how Disney will survive without Pixar as the studio’s first completely CG-animated feature comes to roost in a whipping 3,645 ... Continue Reading →

Hoodwinked! Release Moved Up

Animation fans seeking an alternative to the product of Disney, DreamWorks and Pixar will get an early Christmas present this year as The Weinstein Co.’s Hoodwinked! arrives a ... Continue Reading →

Superman Goes IMAX Day & Date

Warner Bros.’ eagerly awaited Superman Returns will splash onto those enormous IMAX screens on June 30, 2006, the same day it rolls out in conventional theaters. Directed by Bryan ... Continue Reading →