Disney Called on Carpet for Aladdin Death

The Hollywood Reporter brings word that the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health has fined the Disneyland Resort $18,530 for a fatal accident involving a worker. In ... Continue Reading →

Digital Domain Gives Rock Instant Karma

Fresh off the success of his action/adventure/comedy hit The Rundown, Dwayne Johnson (aka the Rock) has signed to star in New Line’s comedy Instant Karma, to be produced by EFX ... Continue Reading →

Automatic Inbetweens?

Burbank-based Tim Pyle Animation claims to have created a new method of using CG technology to automatically animate traditional 2D characters. The company’s founder and namesake, ... Continue Reading →

Kill Bill Slays Competition

Miramax’s Kill Bill Vol. 1. easily took the No. 1 spot at the North American box office over the weekend with an estimated $22 million take. Quentin Tarantino’s gory, tongue-in-cheek ... Continue Reading →

Kill Bill Takes Aim at Box Office

Auteur filmmaker Quentin Tarantino unleashes his fourth feature across North America today with the release of Miramax’s Kill Bill Vol. 1. The love letter to kung-fu classics ... Continue Reading →

H2V Arrives with Three Adult Pics

While a lot of producers put the cart before the horse and get press for their properties before frame one has even been drawn, Montr’al-based H2V Ent. and various international ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks’ Pride Hurt by Mauling?

As Friday night’s mauling incident involving a 600-pound white tiger leaves Siegfried & Roy’s Roy Horn in critical condition, so too may be DreamWorks’ upcoming ... Continue Reading →

Veggie Home on Auction Block

Following its recent sale to Classic Media LLC, Big Idea Prods. will hold the final auction for the company’s assets on Oct. 28, 2003. While Classic already put up more than $7 ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Fast-Tracks Fatal Frame

DreamWorks SKG and game publisher Tecmo are moving forward with plans to produce a feature film based on the hit survival-horror video game Fatal Frame. Meanwhile, Tecmo is putting ... Continue Reading →

Animated Halloween in the Works

Trick or treat? Independent film production company Simon Tse Prods. says it is developing an anime version of horror master John Carpenter’s 1978 slasher classic Halloween. The ... Continue Reading →