Elektra, Stripes Lead B.O. Derby

Comic-book fans and parents with young kids should be shelling out the lion’s share of moviegoer moulah this weekend as the Daredevil spin-off Elektra and the talking animal comedy ... Continue Reading →

Appleseed Planted in Theaters

The anime feature Appleseed, which debuted theatrically in Japan early last year, opens today in select cities in the U.S. Released by Geneon Ent., the sci-fi film is based on the manga ... Continue Reading →

Fantastic Four Trailer Hitched to Elektra

Comic-book fans eagerly awaiting the big screen debut of Reed Richards, Susan Storm, Johnny Storm and Ben Grimm may want to check out another comic-book adaptation arriving in theaters ... Continue Reading →

Disney to Recycle Tron

With the success of Buena Vista Games’ Tron 2.0 video game, many admirers of the groundbreaking 1982 sci-fi feature have been hoping for a big-screen sequel. And while Disney ... Continue Reading →

Spider-Man 2 4K Screening Nixed

Sony Pictures’ highly touted, invitation-only 4K digital cinema screening of the blockbuster superhero sequel, Spider-Man 2, will not go on as planned. Originally scheduled to ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. Gets Fuji TV’s Brave Story

According to Daily Variety, Warner Bros. has snatched up theatrical distribution rights in Japan for Brave Story, the first animated feature from Fuji TV. Warner Bros. also has an option ... Continue Reading →

Houston Gets U.S. Premiere of A Tree of Palme

ADV Films today announced that the U.S. theatrical debut of the anime feature, A Tree of Palme, will take place at Houston’s Rice Cinema on Jan. 14. The sci-fi/fantasy retelling ... Continue Reading →

Incredibles Snags PGA Nom

In a surprise move, the Producers Guild of America has nominated the Disney/Pixar CG hit, The Incredibles, as one of the top five films of 2004. The film is the only animated entry ... Continue Reading →

UCLA Screens In the Realms of the Unreal

Documentary and fantasy intermingle with a combination of animation and live action in the innovative film, In the Realms of the Unreal, by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Jessica Yu ... Continue Reading →

Fockers Flattens Fat Albert

Holiday moviegoers chose to Meet the Fockers rather than revisit a cartoon favorite from the ’70s and ’80s. Fat Albert, 20th Century Fox’s live-action, big-screen ... Continue Reading →