Handmade, Ilion Pact for Planet One

Daily Variety reports that Handmade Films Intl. and Madrid-based Ilion Animation Studios are financing and co-producing a $50 million CG-animated feature film titled Planet One. Penned ... Continue Reading →

Abrams Confirmed to Make Trek

Paramount Pictures has officially announced that the next Star Trek movie will be helmed by J.J. Abrams, director of Mission Impossible III and the creative force behind the hit TV ... Continue Reading →

Warner Hungry for Justice League

As the Nicolas Cage comic-book vehicle Ghost Rider continues to blaze a hot trail at the box office this weekend, studio suits around town are furiously trying to greenlight more live-action ... Continue Reading →

Ghost Rider Cruises to Victory

Ghost Rider from Sony Pictures and Marvel Ent. revved up the North American box office over the holiday weekend, taking in an estimated $51.5 million to easily claim the top spot and ... Continue Reading →

Ghost Rider, Terabithia Blaze On Screen

A lesser-known Marvel superhero and a classic kid lit favorite come to the big screen today as Sony/Columbia Pictures releases Ghost Rider and Disney and Walden Media debut Bridge to ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Shorts Hit Theaters

If you haven’t made the festival rounds this year, you still have a chance to catch all the Oscar-nominated short films on the big screen. Magnolia Pictures and Shorts Intl. today ... Continue Reading →

Disney Takes Live-Action Trip to Fantasia

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Walt Disney Pictures is developing a live-action feature based on the Johann Wolfgang Goethe Poem ‘The Sorcerer’s Apprentice,’ ... Continue Reading →

Animex Makes First Feature with ToonBoom

Animex, one of Mexico’s top animation studios, has adopted paperless animation solution Toon Boom Harmony to produce its first feature-length film, La Leyenda de la Nahuala. With ... Continue Reading →

Speed Racer to Take On Indy

Warner Bros.’ live-action adaptation of the classic anime series Speed Racer is set to skid into theaters over the 2008 Memorial Day weekend, facing off against the highly anticipated ... Continue Reading →

Disney/Pixar Plans Revealed

For years, studio heads have been saying it’s all about story, not technique. That notion will be put to the test as Walt Disney Feature Animation makes a historic return to hand-drawn ... Continue Reading →