Compass Sneaks in Theaters

During a weekend that sees only one film open in wide release, moviegoers will no doubt be lining up to catch early screenings of New Line Cinema’s The Golden Compass at 879 theaters ... Continue Reading →

Mummy 3 to Unravel in China First

The next film in Universal’s lucrative Mummy movie franchise will most likely debut in China a week before hitting theaters in North America, according to Daily Variety. The vfx-heavy ... Continue Reading →

New Line Explores Planet 51

Having made a bundle with vfx-heavy pics such as the Lord of the Rings trilogy and the upcoming The Golden Compass, New Line Cinema is reportedly making the move to fully CG-animated ... Continue Reading →

Beowulf Breaks IMAX Record

Beowulf: An IMAX 3D Experience scored the highest grossing second weekend in IMAX history, earning nearly $3 million on 84 domestic screens. IMAX theatres, which account for just 2% ... Continue Reading →

Disney Enchants Moviegoers

The long Thanksgiving weekend was good to Disney’s partially animated romantic comedy Enchanted, which conjured up an estimated $50 million domestically over the five-day period ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s Bolt to Get 3-D Jolt

You may recall a movie in development at Disney Feature Animation under the title American Dog. Originally shepherded by Lilo & Stitch director Chris Saunders, the pic was heavily ... Continue Reading →

Enchanted, Hitman, Mist Roll In

A traditionally lucrative time for the nation’s theater chains, the Thanksgiving holiday yields three big, new movies including Disney’s partially animated fairytale spoof, ... Continue Reading →

Beowulf Slays In 3-D, Overseas

Beowulf from Shangri-La Ent. and Paramount Pictures proved to be the biggest stereoscopic 3-D release to date as it dominated the box office worldwide. Director Robert Zemeckis’s ... Continue Reading →

Stars Enlist in Disney’s G-Force

Walt Disney Pictures and Jerry Bruckheimer Films have signed Nicolas Cage, Steve Buscemi and Tracy Morgan to lend their voices to the upcoming live-action/CG action-comedy G-Force, ... Continue Reading →

Beowulf Conquers Box Office

Paramount’s Beowulf emerged victorious from the weekend’s box office brawl, raking in approximately $28 million to take the top spot from DreamWorks Animation’s Bee ... Continue Reading →