Two Join Rainmaker’s Escape Plan

Happy Feet exec producer Ed Jones will produce and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End lead animator Steve Nichols will direct animation for Rainmaker Animation’s first ... Continue Reading →

Pritish Nandy Preps Bollywood Toons

Bollywood film production studio Pritish Nandy Communications (PNC) has signed a five-picture deal with Motion Pixel Corp., a Panama-based media company that operates animation house ... Continue Reading →

Rodriguez Weighs Jetsons, Land of the Lost

Despite dropping out of the Director’s Guild and being responsible for half of the box office miscalculation that was Grindhouse, director Robert Rodriguez (Sin City, Once Upon ... Continue Reading →

Roth to Challenge Hulk

Oscar-nominated actor Tim Roth (Rob Roy, Planet of the Apes) will take on Marvel’s mean, green superhero as the main villain in the upcoming live-action/CG feature The Incredible ... Continue Reading →

Shrek’s Everett Loves Animation

Actor Rupert Everett has appeared in a number of hit movies, including the Julia Roberts romantic comedy My Best Friend’s Wedding, the Oscar Wilde adaptation An Ideal Husband ... Continue Reading →

Sling Cah-ching!

Sony/Columbia Pictures’ Spider-Man 3 raked in $151 million domestically over the weekend to bring its opening week worldwide gross to a whopping $382 million. Seen on a record ... Continue Reading →

Director Eyed for Next Shrek

A day after the Los Angeles premiere of Shrek the Third comes news that DreamWorks Animation is already lining up a director for the fourth installment in the hugely successful CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

Spider-Man Returns

After breaking a number of box-office records in Europe and Asia, Spider-Man 3 from Marvel Studios and Sony Pictures/Columbia Pictures is now thrilling audiences in North America with ... Continue Reading →

Aragorn’s Gal Falls for Hulk

Lord of the Rings star Liv Tyler has been hired to play Betty Ross opposite Edward Norton’s Bruce Banner in Marvel Studio’s upcoming feature The Incredible Hulk. The two ... Continue Reading →

Naruto Movie Headed for Big Screen

Naruto The Movie: Ninja Clash in the Land of Snow, the first feature-length outing for the popular anime series, is coming to 162 theaters in the U.S. Tickets are now on sale for the ... Continue Reading →