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‘Boxtrolls’ Opens Wide with Positive Reviews

All right, stop-motion fans — The Boxtrolls is here at last! LAIKA’s third feature-length movie boasts the widest opening of any film this week, with more than 3,400 cinemas ... Continue Reading →
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Marvel, Kirby Heirs Settle Copyright Dispute

Marvel and the heirs of comic book artist Jack Kirby have settled their long-running copyright dispute over the creation of many of the company’s most popular characters. The ... Continue Reading →
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‘Big Hero 6′ Suits Up in Second Trailer

Disney has unveiled the second official trailer for its upcoming animated Marvel adaptation Big Hero 6, out November 7. The new spot gives more insight into the origins of the soft-body ... Continue Reading →
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‘Princess Kaguya’ Opens October 17

GKIDS has announced it will release Studio Ghibli’s latest feature animation The Tale of the Princess Kaguya in theaters in New York, Los Angeles and Toronto on October 17 — ... Continue Reading →
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Clip: ‘Equestria Girls – Rainbow Rocks’ Music Video

Shout! will be unleashing (err, un-reining?) the brand new animated feature adventure My Little Pony Equestria Girls: Rainbow Rocks in theaters this Saturday, September 27. In order ... Continue Reading →
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CG ‘Doraemon’ Flick Set for 50-Plus Countries

Robot and Shin-Ei Animation’s Stand By Me Doraemon — the first ever 3D CG feature film starring the super popular robot cat character — will expand its theatrical ... Continue Reading →
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Sony Unveils Super Cartoony ‘Popeye’ CG

Sony Pictures Animation has posted a first-look clip, with introduction by animation legend Genndy Tartakovsky, at its upcoming CG feature adaptation of King Features’ classic ... Continue Reading →
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Anima Bringing ‘Top Cat Begins’ to Theaters

Following its successful relaunch of the franchise with 2011′s Top Cat: The Movie, Mexico’s Anima Estudios is toiling away on a CG animated follow up feature: Top Cat Begins. ... Continue Reading →
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Latvia Backs ‘Rocks in My Pockets’ for Oscars Bid

Signe Baumane’s animated feature Rocks in My Pockets has been selected to represent her home country of Latvia in the race for the Best Foreign Language Oscar, Variety reports. ... Continue Reading →
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Tom Hiddleston to Star in ‘Skull Island’

Legendary Pictures has tapped Tom Hiddleston — beloved by fans for his portrayals of Loki in the Thor and Avengers flicks — to star in its King Kong prequel Skull Island, ... Continue Reading →