Oscar-Nominated Shorts Hit Big Screen

Laemmle Theatres and Apollo Cinema are teaming up to offer moviegoers in Los Angeles a chance to see this year’s Oscar-nominated animated and live-action short films. The exclusive ... Continue Reading →

New Vinton Short to Blow into Theaters

Joe Blow, the latest animated short from Portland, Oregon-based Vinton Studios, will soon make its way to a theater near you. Conceived and directed by Emmy Award-winning director Mark ... Continue Reading →

Culver Studios Sale to Give Sony Animation New Digs

Studio City Los Angeles has acquired legendary film production center Culver Studios from Sony Pictures Ent. As part of the $125 million deal, Studio City has committed to construct ... Continue Reading →

Episode III Release Date Set

George Lucas’s groundbreaking space opera will finally let the fat lady sing when Star Wars: Episode III hits theaters with a nearly simultaneous worldwide release. The franchise’s ... Continue Reading →

John Woo Prime for Metroid Pic

According to The Hollywood Reporter, legendary action auteur John Woo has optioned film rights to Nintendo’s Metroid video game franchise. The filmmaker will produce under his ... Continue Reading →

Cyper Media Acquires Joongang Movie Ent.

Computer animation studio Cyper Media, Inc., now in production on the CG feature The 5th Glacial Epoch, has acquired Joongang Movie Ent. Co. Ltd., a producer of animated content for ... Continue Reading →

Hellboy Hot, Home in Range

Despite the lack of bankable stars, Sony Pictures and Revolution Studios’ CG-heavy, supernatural action flick, Hellboy, proved that an obscure comic book series can translate ... Continue Reading →

Home on the Range Rides into Theaters

Cows turn bounty hunters to save the farm and bring down a nefarious criminal in Disney’s latest animated comedy to hit the big screen. Home on the Range opens today, going hoof ... Continue Reading →

Anime Tamala 2010 Begins Theatrical Odyssey

Opening in very limited theatrical release today is the new anime feature Tamala 2010: A Punk Cat in Space. Described as a dark allegory, the adult-oriented film is presented in black ... Continue Reading →

Jessica Simpson, President Bush and Condoleezza Rice Star in New CG Feature

DreamWorks Animation announced today that it has signed pop star Jessica Simpson, President George W. Bush and National Security Advisor Condoleezza Rice for a new 3D animated feature, ... Continue Reading →