Stars Hop Aboard Peter Cottontail

Tom Kenny, the voice of SpongeBob SquarePants, is reportedly venturing off Bikini Island to hop down the bunny trail with former 007 Roger Moore, Saturday Night Live alum Molly Shannon ... Continue Reading →

Polar Express IMAX 3D Bound

A number of Hollywood blockbusters have been given the really big screen treatment by the folks at IMAX, but Warner Bros.’ The Polar Express is breaking new ground, again. The ... Continue Reading →

Hanks Hot for More Kid Lit

According to Daily Variety, Tom Hanks and Playtone partner Gary Goetzman may follow up The Polar Express with another adaptation of a popular children’s book. The duo has reportedly ... Continue Reading →

Bull Market for Shark Studio

DreamWorks Animation enjoyed a feeding frenzy yesterday as the sharks of Wall Street descended upon its initial public offering. The studio set its IPO price at $28 a share, but it ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Share Price Higher Than Expected

DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. began trading on the New York Stock Exchange today, debuting at $28 per share, significantly higher than the $23 to $25 range the studio projected last ... Continue Reading →

UPDATED: Selick, Anderson Talking Post-Aquatic Toon

On Oct. 28, we reported that director Henry Selick (The Nightmare Before Christmas, James and the Giant Peach, Monkeybone), is in talks to make an all-animated feature with director ... Continue Reading →

U.S. Theatrical Date Set for Appleseed

The anime feature Appleseed, which was released theatrically in Japan earlier this year, will open in select cities in the U.S. on Jan. 14, 2005. Released by Geneon Ent., the sci-fi ... Continue Reading →

Gold Circle, Platinum Studios Ink $200 Million Deal

In what is being called the largest deal in history between studios, financiers and comic book producers, independent comic book company Platinum Studios will see a number of its properties ... Continue Reading →

Shark Tale Can’t Hold Grudge

DreamWorks’ animated hit, Shark Tale, circled the top spot at the box office for three consecutive weeks but lost a Grudge match this past weekend. Sony’s The Grudge, the ... Continue Reading →

Madonna, Besson Team for Arthur

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Madonna has been cast as one of the lead voices in a CG-animated feature film directed by French action auteur Luc Besson (Le Femme Nikita, The ... Continue Reading →