Fantastic Four Sequel Gets Title Change

20th Century Fox has changed the title of its upcoming Fantastic Four sequel from Fantastic Four and the Silver Surfer to Fantastic Four: Rise of the Silver Surfer, according to ... Continue Reading →

Sony Announces Cloudy Directors

The folks at Sony Pictures Animation are getting ready to send off their debut feature, Open Season, in grand style. At a special press event held at the studio’s Culver City ... Continue Reading →

NaturalMotion Secures Major Funding

NaturalMotion Ltd., developer of Dynamic Motion Synthesis-based 3D animation technologies, has closed a major round of financing through an investment by Benchmark Capital Europe, the ... Continue Reading →

Cast Goes to Dog

An independent animated feature has scored a voice cast that includes accomplished actors Christopher Plummer, Lynn Redgrave and Isabella Rossellini, according to Daily Variety. Based ... Continue Reading →

Marvel Talks Live-Action Avengers

With the two animated Ultimate Avengers features doing well on DVD, Marvel is considering a major motion picture staring comic-book franchises Captain America, The Incredible Hulk, ... Continue Reading →

Zoom, Pulse, Trade Bring FX to B.O.

On the heels of My Super Ex-Girlfriend comes another vfx-laden action-comedy that has some fun with the superhero genre. Zoom from Sony /Revolution Studios flies into theatres today, ... Continue Reading →

DQ Ent., Onyx Films Team for CGI Features

Animation, gaming and visual effects company DQ Ent.Ltd of India and CG-animation house Onyx Films in France have formed a joint venture to produce CGI feature films. DQE also announce ... Continue Reading →

Luma Zooms In on VFX

Venice, Calif.-based visual effects studio Luma Pictures completed approximately 80 effects shots for Sony Pictures’ Zoom, a tween-targeted superhero action-comedy that opens ... Continue Reading →

Director Gets His Halo

The feature film based on Microsoft’s hugely successful Halo video game franchise is closer to becoming a reality with news that Microsoft and exec producer Peter Jackson have ... Continue Reading →

Barnyard Does Well at Market

Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon Films’ CG animated comedy, Barnyard, debuted to an estimated $16 million over the weekend, knocking Disney’s Pirates of the Caribbean: ... Continue Reading →