Earl Meets the Chipmunks

NBC’s My Name is Earl star Jason Lee is set to star as David Seville in the CG/live-action hybrid film Alvin and the Chipmunks for Fox 2000 and Fox Animation. The script is written ... Continue Reading →

REAL D Expands Its 3D Reach

Digital 3D company REAL D has announced contracts with several theater chains to expand its global footprint, says a report in Daily Variety. REAL D manufactures and installs software ... Continue Reading →

Toons in Tarantino’s Grindhouse Fest

Ralph Bakshi’s glorious 1975 animated feature Coonskin and the X-rated 1979 animated Tarzan spoof Shame of the Jungle will be among the films screening in Quentin Tarantino’s ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Profits Flushed Away

DreamWorks Animation SKG reported operating revenue of $204.3 million and a net loss of approximately $21.3 million for its fourth quarter. The loss is largely chalked up to a pre-tax ... Continue Reading →

Handmade, Ilion Pact for Planet One

Daily Variety reports that Handmade Films Intl. and Madrid-based Ilion Animation Studios are financing and co-producing a $50 million CG-animated feature film titled Planet One. Penned ... Continue Reading →

Abrams Confirmed to Make Trek

Paramount Pictures has officially announced that the next Star Trek movie will be helmed by J.J. Abrams, director of Mission Impossible III and the creative force behind the hit TV ... Continue Reading →

Warner Hungry for Justice League

As the Nicolas Cage comic-book vehicle Ghost Rider continues to blaze a hot trail at the box office this weekend, studio suits around town are furiously trying to greenlight more live-action ... Continue Reading →

Ghost Rider Cruises to Victory

Ghost Rider from Sony Pictures and Marvel Ent. revved up the North American box office over the holiday weekend, taking in an estimated $51.5 million to easily claim the top spot and ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Shorts Hit Theaters

If you haven’t made the festival rounds this year, you still have a chance to catch all the Oscar-nominated short films on the big screen. Magnolia Pictures and Shorts Intl. today ... Continue Reading →

Ghost Rider, Terabithia Blaze On Screen

A lesser-known Marvel superhero and a classic kid lit favorite come to the big screen today as Sony/Columbia Pictures releases Ghost Rider and Disney and Walden Media debut Bridge to ... Continue Reading →