IFC Has Fear(s) of the Dark

IFC Ent. has picked up North American distribution rights to the animated French feature Peur(s) du noir (Fear(s) of the Dark), according to The Hollywood Reporter. Employing drawings ... Continue Reading →

Azaria in Treehouse for Simpsons Sequel

Having grossed more than $525 million worldwide, The Simpsons Movie is all but guaranteed to see a sequel, and voice cast member Hank Azaria has an intriguing concept. The actor told ... Continue Reading →

Jumper Still Hopping Overseas

The vfx-driven sci-fi thriller Jumper from 20 Century Fox and director Doug Liman (Mr. and Mrs. Smith, The Bourn Ultimatum) leaped to the top of the domestic box office last month, ... Continue Reading →

Butler Goes Pirate for Watchmen

Gerard Butler, who rocketed to stardom by portraying the lead character in Warner Bros.’ take on the Frank Miller graphic novel 300, will play a role in director Zack Snyder’s ... Continue Reading →

Chicago 10 Hits Theaters

Roadside Attractions today launched the limited U.S. theatrical run of Chicago 10, a largely animated he largely animated documentary from filmmaker Brett Morgen, director of the Robert ... Continue Reading →

Cars 2, Tron, Pirates 4 in 2011?

A regular contributor told Aint It Cool News (www.aintitcool.com) that Disney is lining up sequels to Cars, Pirates of the Caribbean and National Treasure, as well as a stereoscopic ... Continue Reading →

Highmore is Voice of Astro Boy

Daily Variety reports that ubiquitous child actor Freddie Highmore (The Spiderwick Chronicles, August Rush, Arthur and the Invisibles, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Finding Neverland) ... Continue Reading →

Warner Bros. Absorbs New Line

Despite a catalog of films that includes the blockbuster Lord of the Rings franchise and the recent CG-laden fantasy flick The Golden Compass, New Line Cinema has been operating as ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks’ Dragon Pushed Back

DreamWorks Animation has moved its CG-animated feature, How to Train Your Dragon, back four months in the release schedule, according to The Hollywood Reporter. The pic is now set to ... Continue Reading →

Pirates Helmer to Navigate First Animated Pic

Pirates of the Caribbean director Gore Verbinski is getting ready to follow up his CG-laden phantom swashbucklers with a fully animated feature, according to The Hollywood Reporter. ... Continue Reading →