Eisner Still Hopeful for Pixar Pact

Walt Disney Co. CEO Michael Eisner hasn’t burned any love letters from Pixar yet as he apparently remains hopeful that the studio and the 3D animation house can still patch things ... Continue Reading →

Shrek 3 Details Released

With the second Shrek installment eating up the box office at record pace, DreamWorks is wasting no time in getting the ball rolling on a third. According to Daily Variety, Who Framed ... Continue Reading →

Shrek Weathers Day After

Not even the awesome forces of nature could knock DreamWorks’ Shrek 2 from the top of the box office over the three-day weekend. The animated sequel brought in another $92 million ... Continue Reading →

Day After Tomorrow Today

Director Roland Emmerich, who destroyed major metropolises by way of alien invaders in Independence Day, is back to wreak more havoc with some help from mother nature and a lot of ... Continue Reading →

U.K. Toon Biz Fizzling

Wallace and Gromit may end up eating government cheese if things don’t turn around for the British animation industry. According to Daily Variety, a government investment fund ... Continue Reading →

DreamWorks Talking More Shrek Sequels

Following the huge opening of Shrek 2, Ann Daly, head of Dreamworks Animation, told The Hollywood Reporter that the studio will move forward with two more installments. The sequels ... Continue Reading →

Shrek 2 Beamed to Theatre Via Satellite

Microspace Communications Corp., a provider of point-to-multipoint satellite services, has delivered Shrek 2 to moviegoers via satellite, completing the first phase of a digital cinema ... Continue Reading →

New Line Rings in Another Fantasy Trilogy

Fresh off the phenomenal success of its Lord of the Rings trilogy, New Line Cinema is looking to make a tentpole of another literary series based in fantasy. According to Daily Variety, ... Continue Reading →

Ogre-the-Top Box Office

DreamWorks’ animated Shrek 2 did boffo box office over the weekend, shattering records and proving that the big green guy still has what it takes to hang with a certain blue and ... Continue Reading →

Arturion Ent. Closes Acquisition of Stan Lee’s POW!

Arturion Ent. Inc. has completed its acquisition of POW! Ent., of which comic book legend Stan Lee is chief creative officer. Under the arrangement, first announced in the fourth quarter ... Continue Reading →