Bigger Picture To Draw Original Toons

The alternative entertainment division of AccessIT, The Bigger Picture, has announced the first animated projects it’ll produce for its Kidtoon Films theatrical matinee program. ... Continue Reading →

Ricci is Speed Racer’s Trixie

After being chained half-naked to Samuel L. Jackson’s radiator in Black Snake Moan, Christina Ricci will help the Wachowski brothers bring a cartoon favorite to the big screen. ... Continue Reading →

Aqua Teen Movie Served in Theaters

Cartoon Network’s [adult swim] makes its big-screen debut this weekend with the release of Aqua Teen Hunger Force Colon Movie Film For Theaters. Rolling out in around 877 theaters ... Continue Reading →

Triggerfish Flies to Zambezia

Triggerfish Animation in Cape Town, South Africa is venturing into feature film production with Zambezia, a CG movie set in the Victoria Falls area of the Zambezi river. The family ... Continue Reading →

Gatchaman, YatterMan Go Live

Daily Variety reports that Tokyo’s Nikkatsu Studio is planning live-action movies based on the popular anime series Gatchaman and YatterMan, which were produced by Tatsunoko Prods. ... Continue Reading →

Plympton’s Hair High in L.A.

If you live in the Los Angeles area, you’ll finally have your chance to see Bill Plympton’s new animated feature, Hair High, this Friday at the Laemmle’s Sunset 5 ... Continue Reading →

Perro Verde Goes Nuts

Going Nuts, the first feature from Spanish animation company Perro Verde, will be distributed over multiple platforms in Spain on May 25 before being released on DVD by U.S.-based Breakthrough ... Continue Reading →

Walden, Fox, Henson Get Gorey

Walden Media, Fox 2000 and the Jim Henson Co. are working to bring late children’s author Edward Gorey’s The Doubtful Guest to the big screen, according to The Hollywood ... Continue Reading →

Indian Tribe Animates Legend

We’ve been hearing a lot about Indian animation lately, but American Indian animation is a much rarer bird. The Oneida Indian Nation’s Four Directions Prods. announced that ... Continue Reading →

Dream Balloon, Atchity Shake Up Snowyville

Michael Attardi’s award-winning animated short Once Upon a Christmas Village is set to become a feature through a co-production agreement signed by Dream Balloon COO Joseph Anselmo ... Continue Reading →