Classic, Timeless to Deliver Postman Pat Movie

Classic Media has teamed up with Timeless Films to make a 3-D animated Postman Pat feature film for 2011. The film will be produced as stop-motion, with CG and 3-D effects, with Timeless ... Continue Reading →

Thomas Pulls into Movie Town

Popular preschooler series Thomas & Friends is on track for a feature film, according to The Hollywood Reporter. HIT Entertainment, which makes the TV version of the property, ... Continue Reading →

Studio Ghibli Announces Bamboo Cutter

Acclaimed anime maker Studio Ghibli’s next film will be Taketori Monogatari (The Tale of the Bamboo Cutter), an adaptation of the classic Japanese fairy tale to be directed by ... Continue Reading →

Toy Story Movies Return in 3-D

The Toys are back in town. The re-release of Pixar’s Toy Story and Toy Story 2 as a 3-D double feature arrives this week for its two-week limited run in 1,745 theaters. The special ... Continue Reading →

Astro Boy Breaks into China With Day and Date Opening

Imagi Entertainment’s new CG adaptation of Astro Boy is set to bow Oct. 23 in China ‘ the same date as its U.S. release. The move is notable for breaking into the October ... Continue Reading →

Piven, Perlman Add Voices to Marmaduke

The actors behind Ari Gold, Hellboy and McLovin are lending their voices to the live-action and CG-animated hybrid adaptation of the comic strip Marmaduke. According to, ... Continue Reading →

Audiences Still Hungry for Meatballs

Sony’s Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs was the special of the day for moviegoers the second weekend in a row. The CG-animated 3-D movie was tops again at the box office, taking ... Continue Reading →

Surrogates, Fame Challenge Meatballs, Plus Special L.A. Releases

How well will Meatballs stand up to Fame? We’ll find out this weekend, with the remake of the dance classic is one of three major new releases looking to dethrone last weekend’s ... Continue Reading →

Wedge’s Leaf Men Staying With Fox, Blue Sky

Fox and Blue Sky Studios have given Ice Age and Robots director Chris Wedge the green light for an animated feature film titled Leaf Men. Based on a William Joyce children’s book, ... Continue Reading →

Columbia Set to Play with He-Man

The He-Man and the Masters of the Universe movie has found a new home at Columbia. The feature film project based on the 1980s toy line and animated series had been in development at ... Continue Reading →