Puss In Boots on Solo track

Shrek 2 scene-stealer Puss In Boots is getting closer to having his own movie. Daily Variety reports that DreamWorks has hired writer David H. Steinberg (Slackers, American Pie 2) to ... Continue Reading →

Mike Gabriel Talks Oscar Nominee Lorenzo

Of a Big Blue Cat, Animation Dreams and the Best Ending for a Fluffy Tail An hour after accepting the grand prize at the Annecy Int’l. Animation Film Festival for the creation ... Continue Reading →

Constantine On Fire, Below Hitch

Warner Bros.’ latest big-budget, vfx-laden Keanu Reeves genre vehicle opened big over the holiday weekend but fell just short of possessing the top spot. Constantine raked in ... Continue Reading →

Constantine, Mask Face Off

There’s a lot of digital animation arriving at theaters across North America today in the form of visual effects work for Warner Bros. supernatural thriller, Constantine, and ... Continue Reading →

Miyazaki in Studio Ghibli Purchase

Acclaimed Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki (Spirited Away, Kiki’s Delivery Service), is set to own a good chunk of the studio that has been releasing his hit animated films over ... Continue Reading →

Pooh Potent, Hitch Huge

According to weekend box office estimates, Disney scored a top-five finish with Pooh’s Heffalump Movie from DisneyToon Studios, the last bastion of 2D animation at the Mouse House. ... Continue Reading →

Disney/Pixar Divide Widens

Any smoldering embers of hope for reconciliation between Disney and Pixar have been all but extinguished with the latest set of exchanges between the studio and the animation house. ... Continue Reading →

Box Office Honey for Pooh?

A.A. Milne’s classic Hundred Acre Woods characters return to the big screen today in Pooh’s Heffalump Movie, an all-new 2D-animated feature from DisneyToon Studios. The ... Continue Reading →

Alosha Breaks Toon Records in Russia

St. Petersburg-based Melnitsa Animation tells us its newest animated feature, Alosha, has become the highest grossing Russian animated film of all time. Since its premiere in late December, ... Continue Reading →

Blue Man Group Helps Score Robots

To bring some very distinctive musical accents to 20th Century Fox’s upcoming CG-animated feature, Robots, composer John Powell (Antz, Chicken Run, Shrek) got some help from the ... Continue Reading →