Is Disney Ditching Gnomeo, Retooling Meet the Robinsons?

The grapevine is abuzz with word that Disney has scrapped plans to produce Gnomeo and Juliet, an animated feature that was to be produced by legendary recording artist Elton John. The ... Continue Reading →

FUNimation Bows Syndicated Anime Block

Navarre Corp.’s FUNimation Ent. has developed a two-hour anime block for syndication via distributor OlympuSAT. Featuring anime programming from the 24-hour digital FUNimation ... Continue Reading →

Win a King Kong DVD Prize Pack!

Peter Jackson’s King Kong arrives on home video on Tuesday, March 28, and Universal Pictures has hooked us up with some goodies to give away in celebration of the event! Stomp ... Continue Reading →

IDT Renames Yankee Irving, Pushes Back Release Date

IDT’s CG-animated feature about a young boy’s heroic cross-country quest has a new name and a new release date. The feature, which was originally directed by the late Christopher ... Continue Reading →

FableVision Nabs Library Assoc. and Parents’ Choice Awards

Boston-based media developer and publisher FableVision has been raking in the awards in recent weeks. The company’s Essay Express K12 writing software was the recipient of a top ... Continue Reading →

Disney Shutters CG Unit

When Disney announced plans to acquire digital animation juggernaut Pixar, the studio also mentioned that it will be closing Circle 7, the CG facility it was building to produce its ... Continue Reading →

V For Victorious

Warner Bros.’ vfx-laden, action-packed allegory, V for Vendetta, emerged triumphant at the North American box office over the weekend. Written and exec produced by The Matrix ... Continue Reading →

V for Vendetta, G for Great Gazoo

This weekend’s new film releases offer variety as much as anything else. First of all, the infamous Wachowski Brothers (The Matrix franchise) are offering up their ultimate antidote ... Continue Reading →

Microsoft Enters Kidvid Game with 4Kids

Two things: The game wars continue on all-fronts and it’s never too early to get the kids ramped up about their Christmas 2006 lists. Microsoft Game Studios and 4Kids Entertainment ... Continue Reading →

Fox Among the Dogs in Graphic Deal

Fox Television Studios has signed a development deal with Spacedog to create projects based on three graphic novels. In a move right out of the book of synergy, plans call for the books ... Continue Reading →