Astro Boy Gets Release Date

Hong Kong- and Los Angeles-based animation house Imagi Studios has announced that Summit Ent. will release its CG-animated Astro Boy movie on more than 3,000 screens in North America ... Continue Reading →

Animated Bashir Is Israel’s Oscar Entry

Israeli filmmaker Ari Folman’s critically acclaimed animated documentary Waltz With Bashir has been submitted at Israel’s Academy Awards entry for Best Foreign-Language ... Continue Reading →

Respectable Bow for Igor

Now that the summer blockbusters are out of the way, more modestly budgeted movies are afforded a shot at box-office success. Exodus Film group’s independently produced CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

Chow Helming Green Hornet

Actor/filmmaker Stephen Chow (Kung Fu Hustle, Shaolin Soccer, CJ7) has been hired to direct Columbia Pictures’ take on the classic masked-crusader franchise The Green Hornet. ... Continue Reading →

Universal Bails on Tintin

First Universal Pictures backed out of Peter Jackson’s Halo movie, and now the studio is reportedly saying ‘no thanks’ to Jackson’s and Steven Spielberg’s ... Continue Reading →

Igor Shuffles Into Theaters

It’s been several weeks since we’ve seen a major animated theatrical release, but now we’ve got one to get us in the Halloween spirit. Exodus Film Group’s CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

Stars Dig into Sony’s Meatballs

Sony Pictures Animation has announced the voice cast for its next CG-animated feature film, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs. The adaptation of the well-known children’s book ... Continue Reading →

Little Airplane on Feature Flight Plan

Having found success on the small screen with the popular animated preschool series The Wonder Pets!, New York-based toon studio Little Airplane is reportedly looking to take on the ... Continue Reading →

Zemeckis, Kenan Fly with Airman

The Monster House team of producer Robert Zemeckis and director Gil Kenan are joining forces to create another performance-capture feature film aimed at family audiences. The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Disney Sends The Rock to Tomorrowland

The success of the Pirates of the Caribbean films has reportedly inspired Disney to make another feature film based on one of its theme park rides. Daily Variety claims that the studio ... Continue Reading →