300 Passes 20 Million On Imax Screens

Still more of a niche product than the more mass-consumer experience company execs would like, Imax has nevertheless been a good deal for films particularly suited for 80-foot screens. ... Continue Reading →

Spider-Man Premiere(s) To Set New Marketing Record

The major studios love franchises. When successful, they can generate literally billions of dollars in box office, DVD sales and licensed products. Now comes word that Sony is preparing ... Continue Reading →

Hunger Bombs, Robinsons Strong

The Gen-Y quasi re-make of the Alfred Hitchcock classic Rear Window took first place in this weekend’s box office derby. But it was the holdovers that made the bigger headlines.While ... Continue Reading →

Bigger Picture To Draw Original Toons

The alternative entertainment division of AccessIT, The Bigger Picture, has announced the first animated projects it’ll produce for its Kidtoon Films theatrical matinee program. ... Continue Reading →

Aqua Teen Movie Served in Theaters

Cartoon Network’s [adult swim] makes its big-screen debut this weekend with the release of Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film For Theaters. Rolling out in around 877 theaters ... Continue Reading →

Triggerfish Flies to Zambezia

Triggerfish Animation in Cape Town, South Africa is venturing into feature film production with Zambezia, a CG movie set in the Victoria Falls area of the Zambezi river. The family ... Continue Reading →

Ricci is Speed Racer’s Trixie

After being chained half-naked to Samuel L. Jackson’s radiator in Black Snake Moan, Christina Ricci will help the Wachowski brothers bring a cartoon favorite to the big screen. ... Continue Reading →

Gatchaman, YatterMan Go Live

Daily Variety reports that Tokyo’s Nikkatsu Studio is planning live-action movies based on the popular anime series Gatchaman and YatterMan, which were produced by Tatsunoko Prods. ... Continue Reading →

Plympton’s Hair High in L.A.

If you live in the Los Angeles area, you’ll finally have your chance to see Bill Plympton’s new animated feature, Hair High, this Friday at the Laemmle’s Sunset 5 ... Continue Reading →

Perro Verde Goes Nuts

Going Nuts, the first feature from Spanish animation company Perro Verde, will be distributed over multiple platforms in Spain on May 25 before being released on DVD by U.S.-based Breakthrough ... Continue Reading →