DreamWorks Plans Eight Bigscreen Toons Through 2012

DreamWorks Animation is going to bring a mix of original films, sequels and spinoffs to the big screen, announcing it will release eight animated feature films through 2012. Next year, ... Continue Reading →

Elton John Brings Gnomeo and Juliet to Starz

Pop star Elton John is teaming up with Starz Animation Toronto to make a 3-D animated feature titled Gnomeo and Juliet. John appeared along with Ontario Premier Dalton McGuinty at the ... Continue Reading →

Second Museum Outing A Bigger Attraction Than Ho-Hum Terminator

It looks like Ben Stiller is more evenly matched with the Terminator than expected. Actor’s Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian came on strong at the box office this ... Continue Reading →

Classic CrawlersJohn Lasseter Discusses the New Bug’s Life Blu-ray

Fans of Pixar’s 1998 holiday movie A Bug’s Life had reason to rejoice this week as Disney released a new Blu-ray High-Def edition of the movie on Tuesday. Directed by John ... Continue Reading →

Stiller Takes On The Terminator

A pair of radically different franchises are looking to make sweet box office memories this Memorial Day weekend. Terminator Salvation got a head start on the competition, opening Thursday ... Continue Reading →

Toonz, Illusion Team Up on Gaturro Feature

Toonz Animation India and South America’s Illusion Studios have agreed to co-produce a 3-D animated feature film based on the classic Argentine comic strip Gaturro. The agreement ... Continue Reading →

Angels Edge Out Trek at Box Office

Angels & Demons, director Ron Howard’s The Da Vinci Code sequel starring Tom Hanks, ruled from on high at the box office this weekend, earning approximately $48 million in ... Continue Reading →

Hemsworth Picks Up Hammer of Thor

Actor Chris Hemsworth is having a good year: First he became the father of Captain James T. Kirk in Star Trek, and now he’s about to be proven worthy of lifting the hammer Mjolnir ... Continue Reading →

UMG Lands 3-D Studio Canal Feature

Universal Music Group has agreed to handle all North American theatrical, DVD, TV and non-theatrical rights, as well as global soundtrack rights, to the Studio Canal 3-D animated movie ... Continue Reading →

Funny Little Bugs Set for Film, Game

MKO principals Nathanael Karmitz and Aton Soumache are set to produce Funny Little Bugs as a 3-D animated film and videogame. The game and movie, based on the bestselling children’s ... Continue Reading →