Xilam Saddles Lucky Luke for the Big Screen

Daily Variety reports that French animation studio Xilam has teamed with Dargaud-Marina and Lucky Comics to co-produce a feature film based on the popular comic-book adventures of cowboy ... Continue Reading →

Serenity, MirrorMask Dock in Theaters

Devotees of Joss Whedon’s short-lived FOX sci-fi series, Firefly, will no doubt be flocking to cinemas this weekend to catch Serenity, the feature-length, big-screen extension ... Continue Reading →

My Little Pony Goes Theatrical

Hasbro’s girls’ lifestyle brand, My Little Pony, is headed for the big screen with an animated holiday special scheduled play weekend matinees in theaters across the country ... Continue Reading →

Zellweger to Play Beatrix Potter

Renee Zellweger (Shark Tale) has signed on to portray Beatrix Potter in a biopic about the beloved children’s book author, according to Daily Variety. Ewan McGregor (Valiant, ... Continue Reading →

TV-Loonland Mints Feature Division

TV-Loonland, a Munich-based independent producer and distributor of family entertainment, has announced the establishment of Loonland Pictures to market in-house and third-party productions. ... Continue Reading →

Oscar Shorts Deadline Looms

Do you think you have the next Geri’s Game, Wrong Trousers, Harvey Krumpet or Ryan? To be considered for the 78th Academy Awards, your animated or live-action short films have ... Continue Reading →

Corpse Plays Bridesmaid to Flight

Tim Burton’s Corpse Bride. dug up a healthy take at the box office over the weekend, but couldn’t quite catch Flightplan, the Jodie Foster airplane thriller from Buena Vista. ... Continue Reading →

Disney’s Cook Talks Toon Slate

Speaking a the Walt Disney Studios Showcase event on Thursday, Walt Disney Studios chairman Richard Cook revealed details of animated features in the Mouse House pipeline beyond this ... Continue Reading →

Corpse Bride Walks the Aisles

After last weekend’s successful launch in a few select theaters in New York and Los Angeles, Tim Burton’s stop-motion animated romantic musical comedy, Corpse Bride, opens ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Toon Slate Takes Shape

DreamWorks Animation spilled the beans on some of the computer-animated features in development to Daily Variety. It was also announced today that actor Jack Black has signed on to ... Continue Reading →