Will Ferrell Gets Curious About George

Comedic actor Will Ferrell was able to re-animate Saturday Night Live and now Universal Pictures and Imagine Ent. are tapping his unique energy for their upcoming 2D animated Curious ... Continue Reading →

Csupo Monkeys with Paramount Pic

Klasky Csupo co-founder Gabor Csupo is set to direct a live-action/CG adaptation of Mickey and Betty Parskevas’ comic book Green Monkeys for Paramount Pictures and Nickelodeon ... Continue Reading →

Pencils Down at Walt Disney Animation Japan

Walt Disney Co. is shutting down Tokyo-based Walt Disney Animation (Japan). The animation studio produced many direct-to-video titles and theatrical releases like The Tigger Movie and ... Continue Reading →

Kaena Crew Gets Stupid w/ New Films

Xilam Animation, the studio behind Kaena–The Prophecy, the first European feature-length computer animated 3D film, has two new projects in the works. The team will be producing ... Continue Reading →

Underworld Wins Over Moviegoers

The ScreenGems/Lakeshore Ent. vampire vs. werewolf EFX fest Underworld took a sizeable bite out of the weekend box office, bringing in an estimated $22 million and grabbing the No. ... Continue Reading →

Underworld Surfaces

Halloween comes a little early this year as first-time director Len Wiseman’s vampire vs. werewolf actioner Underworld opens in theaters today. Sony Screen Gems and Lakeshore ... Continue Reading →

Todd McFarlane to Unleash Spawn 2

Todd McFarlane, creator of the Spawn comic book, toy, movie and video game franchise, tells Animation Magazine Online that we can expect to see a lot more of the ultimate superhero ... Continue Reading →

ADV Grabs Beautiful Girl

ADV Films has acquired the acclaimed South Korean animated feature My Beautiful Girl, Mari (Mari Iyagi) for North American distribution. Directed by Lee-Sung Kang, the digitally created ... Continue Reading →

Fox, Blue Sky Scale Up for Iguana Brothers

According to The Hollywood Reporter, Tony Johnston’s picture book The Iguana Brothers: A Tale of Two Lizards may be coming to a theater near you. Fox Animation and Blue Sky Studios ... Continue Reading →

Lovecraft Re-animated At Film Fest

A feature-length, animated adaptation of H.P. Lovecraft’s 1927 fantasy novel The Dream-Quest of Unknown Kadath will debut at this year’s H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival, taking ... Continue Reading →