Hero Puts Squeeze on Anacondas

China’s top-grossing film is now America’s reigning box-office champ. The Miramax-distributed Jet Li period actioner surpassed expectations, taking in an estimated $17.8 ... Continue Reading →

Garfield Is Cat’s Meow Overseas

Following a moderately successful U.S. theatrical run, 20th Century Fox’s Garfield: The Movie is the top cat overseas. According to The Hollywood Reporter, the CG/live-action ... Continue Reading →

Toho’s Godzilla Vs. U.S. CG Version

Film icon Godzilla, which celebrated his 50th anniversary this year, will reportedly kick some CG tail in the next and supposedly final installment (for at least a decade) in Toho’s ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks, Aardman Flush Out Big Stars

According to The Hollywood Reporter, a couple of Lord of the Rings alumni have signed on to voice characters in Flushed Away, one of several upcoming feature collaborations between ... Continue Reading →

Anacondas, Hero Tangle at Box Office

Giant CG snakes and high-flying Kung Fu combatants vie for moviegoer dollars this weekend as Sony/Screen Gems unleashes the sequel Anacondas: The Hunt for the Blood Orchid and Miramax ... Continue Reading →

Glover, Elliot, Sykes in Barnyard

Actors Danny Glover (Predator 2, the Lethal Weapon series), Sam Elliott (The Hulk, We Were Soldiers) and Wanda Sykes (TV’s Curb Your Enthusiasm, Wanda at Large) have joined The ... Continue Reading →

Sony Pictures Animation Gets Nasty

Daily Variety reports that Barbershop scribe Don. D. Scott has been tapped to write an animated sci-fi musical titled Big Nasty for Sony Pictures Animation. The news follows last week’s ... Continue Reading →

Exorcist Possesses Top Spot

Warner Bros.’ Exorcist: The Beginning bedeviled the box office competition over the weekend, knocking 20th Century Fox’s effects-loaded Alien Vs. Predator out of the No. ... Continue Reading →

The Exorcist Begins

You might want to reconsider ordering the pea soup at lunch today as Warner Bros. releases the long-awaited fourth installment in the Exorcist film series. This prequel just may have ... Continue Reading →

UPDATED: Sony Animation Hanging 10 with Penguins

Sony Pictures Animation VPs talk to AMO Endless Summer meets Mutual of Omaha’s Wild Kingdom in the latest CG feature film announcement, made today by Sony Pictures Animation. ... Continue Reading →