Great Whites Attack Silver Screen

DreamWorks hopes to crate a feeding frenzy at the box office with today’s release of Shark Tale, the latest CG comedy from the studio behind Shrek, Shrek 2 and Antz. The new pic ... Continue Reading →

Miramax Picks Wild Brain for CG Opus

Disney-owned Miramax Films and its offshoot, Dimension Films, are teaming with animation house Wild Brain Inc. to produce CG-animated features. Under the multi-year, multi-film agreement, ... Continue Reading →

TOKYOPOP Casts Samurai Girl

Manga publisher TOKYOPOP Inc. has signed actress Melissa Joan Hart (Sabrina, the Teenage Witch) to star in a live-action feature film adaptation of the graphic novel and anime property, ... Continue Reading →

Annie Awards Submissions Due Friday

ASIFA-Hollywood, the International Animated Film Society, issued a final reminder that entries for the 32nd Annual Annie Awards are due by Friday, Oct. 1. The event will honor the year’s ... Continue Reading →

Forgotten Jogs Slow Box Office

Sony Revolution Pictures’ supernatural thriller, The Forgotten, took the lion’s share of a slow box office weekend, pulling in an estimated $22 million. Featuring visual ... Continue Reading →

Polar Express Trailer On Screen, Online

Warner Bros. Pictures has announced that the official trailer for its upcoming CG-animated feature, The Polar Express, arrives in theaters today. In addition, the film’s official ... Continue Reading →

Terminator to Rise Again

According to Daily Variety, a fourth installment in the Terminator film saga will begin production in 2005. A script has been drafted by Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines writers John ... Continue Reading →

Paramount Commands Midway’s Fear & Respect

Paramount Pictures is set to acquire film rights to Midway Games’ Fear & Respect, an upcoming video game set in the intense urban environment of South Central Los Angeles. The ... Continue Reading →

Vinton Studios Grabs Gaiman’s Coraline

According to Daily Variety, animation house Vinton Studios has bought film rights to Neil Gaiman’s children’s book, Coraline, which Nightmare Before Christmas director Henry ... Continue Reading →

FX Wiz Rygiel to Helm Bunyan Tale

After heading up visual effects efforts for New Line Cinema’s blockbuster Lord of the Rings trilogy, three-time Oscar winner Jim Rygiel has signed on to make his directorial debut ... Continue Reading →