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‘Mockingjay’ Year’s Top Debut But Opens Low for Franchise

There was good news and bad news at the box office for The Hunger Games: Mockingjay — Part 1. The good news: The $123 million opening weekend domestic gross was the best to date in ... Continue Reading →
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‘Lego,’ ‘Shaun,’ CN Take Top Kids’ BAFTAs

The LEGO Movie, Shaun the Sheep and Cartoon Network won top categories at the 2014 Children’s BAFTA Awards, presented Sunday in London at a gala awards ceremony. The LEGO Movie ... Continue Reading →
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Lucasfilm’s ‘Strange Magic’ Gets a Trailer

There’s now a trailer for the just-announced Lucasfilm animated feature Strange Magic, due in theaters Jan. 23. The feature is described as a madcap fairy-tale musical inspired ... Continue Reading →
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‘South Park’ Vinyl Set for Record Store Day

Collectors, take note: Comedy Central Records and South Park are teaming up to release a limited-edition 7-inch vinyl picture disc in honor of Record Store Day, set for Black Friday, ... Continue Reading →
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Disney Channel Picks Up Turkey’s ‘Limon and Zeytin’

A pair of beloved Turkish characters is bolstering the nation’s international animation presence with Disney Channel adding the series Limon and Zeytin to its lineup. The new ... Continue Reading →
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An Animated Marvel

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Oscar Watch: Best Animated Feature Contenders

As technology gets bigger and the world gets smaller, the annual animated feature landscape becomes more and more diverse, with audiences and critics alike willing to step outside their ... Continue Reading →
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Feathered Weapons

  The Penguin of Madagascar The Penguin of Madagascar The Penguin of Madagascar The ... Continue Reading →
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Big Legacy, Bright Future

Disney TV Animation turns 30 on a creative high note that it plans to carry on into the future. In November 1984, the Walt Disney Co. — famous for decades for its animated theatrical ... Continue Reading →
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Complying with Gravity

Interstellar Interstellar Interstellar Double Negative goes for realism and a mix of old-school ... Continue Reading →