Comcast Proposes Disney Merger

Disney and Pixar may be parting ways, but will the Mouse House be forming an alliance to become part of a whole new company? Comcast Corp. hopes so. The broadband cable network giant ... Continue Reading →

H2V’s Manga Latina Takes on Monsters, Aliens

In October, we brought word that Montréal-based toon producer H2V Ent. was gearing up to burst onto the scene with three feature films–Monica Made in America, Piñatas ... Continue Reading →

Lost Skeleton Found in Theaters

Opening in limited release today is The Lost Skeleton of Cadavra, TriStar Pictures’ comic send up of classic B-movies by the likes of Roger Corman and Ed Wood. The feature is ... Continue Reading →

Pixar Profits Up, Jobs Down on Eisner

During a conference call Wednesday evening, Pixar CEO Steve Jobs reported that Pixar has had its most profitable quarter and full year in the company’s history. He also took the ... Continue Reading →

Disney Disses Eisner Again

Roy E. Disney continues his campaign to oust Mouse House CEO Michael Eisner and restore former glory to the company that bears his family name.’ On Tuesday, Disney filed a document ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks May Be Shopping Ani Unit

According to reports in The New York Post and Forbes.com, DreamWorks may move its animation unit out of house by spinning it off to another major studio. Under the speculated deal, ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Taps Scribe for Monkey Business

Whatever may be happening with DreamWorks’ reported plans to spin off its animation unit, the studio is still plugging away at developing new animated features. Daily Variety ... Continue Reading →

Fear Effect Game for Big Screen

Entertainment software publisher/developer Eidos has optioned the film and television rights to its video game franchise Fear Effect to producer and director Uwe Boll and his production ... Continue Reading →

Euro-Rich Days for French Ani House Carrere

Top French animation shop Carrere Group has reported 80.4 million euros ($100 million) in consolidated revenues for 2003, according to Daily Variety. This marks an 11% rise over the ... Continue Reading →

With Pixar Gone, How Will Eisner Fare?

When Disney shareholders get together on March 3, Michael Eisner and his team could be in for a bumpy ride. Now that Pixar has all but said good-bye, the case that Eisner critics have ... Continue Reading →