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Favreau in Talks to Helm Live-Action ‘Jungle Book’

In today’s edition of “Hollywood Has No New Ideas,” we find out that Disney is planning a live-action version of Rudyard Kipling’s beloved The Jungle Book. Actor/director ... Continue Reading →
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Is Warner Bros. Planning an Aquaman Feature?

Fans of DC Comics’ Aquaman character were thrilled this past weekend when writer Geoff Johns confirmed that a new animated feature featuring the character is now in the works. ... Continue Reading →
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New DVDs: ‘Justice League’ & ‘Small Potatoes’

Warner Bros. Animation and DC Ent.’s new original movie Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox is one of this week’s much-anticipated titles, which arrives on DVD/Blu-ray ... Continue Reading →
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Barta’s ‘Toys’ Leave the Attic, Plus More Toon DVDs!

There are some fresh faces and some ol’ familiars hitting the home ent. shelves this week. Topping our list is Czech director Jiri Barta’s eerie, intricate, visually sumptuous stop-motion ... Continue Reading →
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Applied Art to Release ‘Delhi Safari’ in Dec.

Indian-produced CG-animated feature Delhi Safari will receive a U.S. release beginning on December 7, via Applied Art Productions. Produced by Krayon Pictures, the 3-D pic follows a ... Continue Reading →
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A Czech Toy Story

An inventive, English-language version of Jiří Barta’s acclaimed stop-motion feature Toys in the Attic arrives in the U.S. this month. It looks like Cowboy Woody and Buzz Lightyear ... Continue Reading →
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‘Toys in the Attic’ to Open in New York

New York audiences will get a chance to enjoy Toys in the Attic, the new stop-motion movie by Czech master Jiri Barta, on August 25 and 26 at 11 a.m. at the IFC Center. The NYICFF 2010 ... Continue Reading →
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Four Join English Cast of ‘Delhi Safari’ Feature

Actors Brad Garrett, Vanessa Williams, Christopher Lloyd and Jane Lynch have agreed to join the English voice cast of the 3D animated feature Delhi Safari, reports Variety. The quartet ... Continue Reading →