DreamWorks Animation Files for IPO

After weeks of speculation, DreamWorks L.L.C. today rocked Wall Street when it announced that DreamWorks Animation Inc. has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange ... Continue Reading →

Sony Moves into DreamWorks’ Monster House

The studio that brought you Shrek apparently has room for just one monster at present, so Sony Pictures has stepped in and acquired rights to a proposed animated feature titled Monster ... Continue Reading →

Chomet Gets Mousy with Despereaux

The Hollywood Reporter brings word that The Triplets of Belleville director Sylvain Chomet has signed to direct Universal Pictures’ animated feature The Tale of Despereaux, based ... Continue Reading →

I, Robot Wired for Success

Moviegoer popcorn greased the gears of I, Robot over the weekend, propelling 20th Century Fox’s sci-fi thriller to the top spot at the North American box office. According to ... Continue Reading →

X-Men Director Takes on Man of Steel

Bryan Singer, who helmed both installments of 20th Century Fox’s comic book-inspired X-Men pics, has signed on to develop and direct Warner Bros.’ Superman update, according ... Continue Reading →

New Mechanical Threat for Spidey

In 20th Century Fox’s summer thrill ride, I, Robot, androids rise up against the very people they were made to serve, but will they successfully overthrow Spider-Man at the Box ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. to Tackle Beowulf

Perhaps looking to cash in on the popularity of the Lord of the Rings flicks, Warner Bros. is reportedly turning to one of J.R.R. Tolkien’s literary influences. According to The ... Continue Reading →

Barbie Leads Home Entertainment Awards

The Video Software Dealers Association today announced the 2004 Home Entertainment Award winners during the opening session of VSDA’s annual Home Entertainment 2004 confab at ... Continue Reading →

Witherspoon Coifed for Disney’s Rapunzel

Daily Variety Reports that film star Reese Witherspoon (Legally Blonde, Cruel Intentions) and Tony-winning Broadway performer Kristin Chenoweth (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown, ... Continue Reading →

Walden No Longer in Disney Pond

The partnership that is bringing The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe to the big screen has dissolved. Daily Variety reports that Philip Anschutz’s Walden Media has parted with ... Continue Reading →